The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 81 117 76
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -41
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 55 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.79% 0.98% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.36% 4.72% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 24 23
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £173 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £13.87 £24.58
% change year-on-year
+37.56% -43.57%
Apple iOS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
658 614 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.45% 20.79% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 347 265
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £144 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 85 78
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the South West region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the South West region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +32 33 £413 +3.12% 13
Dorset 0 8 £315 -41.42%
Somerset - 5 £400 - 2
Devon -4 1 - -
Wiltshire -11 1 £425 +88.88% 1
Gloucestershire -13 1 - - 1
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS.

1 47 (55.29%) iOS Development
2 43 (50.59%) Android
3 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (37.65%) Objective-C
5 29 (34.12%) Mobile App
6 26 (30.59%) Windows
7 20 (23.53%) Web Services
8 19 (22.35%) HTML
8 19 (22.35%) Android Development
9 18 (21.18%) Apple Swift
10 17 (20.00%) Mobile Development
11 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
11 16 (18.82%) CSS
12 15 (17.65%) E-Commerce
12 15 (17.65%) TDD
12 15 (17.65%) HTML5
13 14 (16.47%) REST
13 14 (16.47%) Cocoa
14 13 (15.29%) User Experience
15 12 (14.12%) Cocoa Touch
15 12 (14.12%) iOS SDK
15 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
16 11 (12.94%) Windows Phone
16 11 (12.94%) C#
17 10 (11.76%) CSS3
18 9 (10.59%) jQuery
18 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
18 9 (10.59%) Blackberry
18 9 (10.59%) Finance
18 9 (10.59%) Software Engineering

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.88%) CMS
2 4 (4.71%) Node.js
3 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.18%) LAN
2 1 (1.18%) WLAN
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) SQLite
2 3 (3.53%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.88%) Xcode
4 3 (3.53%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) SpecFlow
4 3 (3.53%) Calabash
5 2 (2.35%) Grunt
5 2 (2.35%) Selenium
5 2 (2.35%) Subversion
5 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.18%) TestNG
6 1 (1.18%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.18%) JUnit
6 1 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
1 9 (10.59%) Marketing
2 7 (8.24%) Retail
3 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.71%) Electronics
4 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.53%) Banking
6 2 (2.35%) Games
6 2 (2.35%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.18%) Publishing
7 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 55 (64.71%) Developer
2 28 (32.94%) iOS Developer
3 10 (11.76%) Android Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior iOS Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Tester
8 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Support Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Automated Tester
9 3 (3.53%) Mobile Tester
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Android Developer
10 2 (2.35%) Digital Architect
10 2 (2.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.53%) Web Services
2 19 (22.35%) HTML
3 16 (18.82%) CSS
4 15 (17.65%) HTML5
5 14 (16.47%) REST
5 14 (16.47%) Cocoa
6 12 (14.12%) iOS SDK
6 12 (14.12%) Cocoa Touch
7 10 (11.76%) CSS3
8 9 (10.59%) jQuery
9 8 (9.41%) XML
10 7 (8.24%) .NET
10 7 (8.24%) Backbone.js
10 7 (8.24%) Ember.js
10 7 (8.24%) AngularJS
11 6 (7.06%) Apache Cordova
11 6 (7.06%) Sass
11 6 (7.06%) RESTful
11 6 (7.06%) SOAP
12 4 (4.71%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.12%) Mobile App
2 13 (15.29%) User Experience
3 9 (10.59%) Blackberry
4 6 (7.06%) iPhone
5 4 (4.71%) DTV
5 4 (4.71%) iPad
6 3 (3.53%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.53%) FMCG
7 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.35%) iSeries
8 1 (1.18%) Social Media
8 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.18%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.18%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.18%) Animation
8 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (50.59%) Android
2 26 (30.59%) Windows
3 11 (12.94%) Windows Phone
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Phone 7
7 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.18%) Linux
8 1 (1.18%) bada
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) iOS Development
2 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (22.35%) Android Development
4 17 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 15 (17.65%) TDD
5 15 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.59%) Software Engineering
7 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.88%) CRM
9 5 (5.88%) B2B
9 5 (5.88%) MVC
9 5 (5.88%) Scrum
9 5 (5.88%) User Stories
9 5 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.71%) BDD
10 4 (4.71%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) Objective-C
2 18 (21.18%) Apple Swift
3 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.94%) C#
5 7 (8.24%) Java
6 5 (5.88%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) C
8 3 (3.53%) PHP
8 3 (3.53%) Ruby
9 2 (2.35%) RPG
9 2 (2.35%) SQL
10 1 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (1.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.18%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (7.06%) Appcelerator
3 5 (5.88%) Apple
4 4 (4.71%) Citrix
4 4 (4.71%) SAP
4 4 (4.71%) VMware
5 2 (2.35%) Google
5 2 (2.35%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.18%) Symantec
6 1 (1.18%) Wyse
6 1 (1.18%) Symbian
6 1 (1.18%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.18%) Netbiscuits
6 1 (1.18%) Kony
6 1 (1.18%) Acronis
6 1 (1.18%) AppSense
6 1 (1.18%) Volantis
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