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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iOS
England / South West
Rank 121 113 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 20 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 1.06% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.34% 4.82% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 19
Median daily rate £200 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £444 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -37.08%

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
461 664 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.26% 22.00% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 406 329
Median daily rate £345 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 74 77
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.05 £44.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +12 14 £120 -74.05% 5
Bristol -8 3 £338 +181.25% 7
Dorset - 2 £306 - 1
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 39 (60.00%) Android
2 27 (41.54%) Windows
3 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (27.69%) MS Office
4 18 (27.69%) iOS Development
5 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
6 15 (23.08%) Apple
6 15 (23.08%) User Experience
7 14 (21.54%) Internet
7 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
7 14 (21.54%) Objective-C
8 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 12 (18.46%) Web Services
9 12 (18.46%) E-Commerce
10 11 (16.92%) Scrum
10 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
10 11 (16.92%) Apple Swift
11 10 (15.38%) DBS Check
11 10 (15.38%) TDD
12 9 (13.85%) C#
12 9 (13.85%) Mobile App
12 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
13 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
13 8 (12.31%) Mac OS
13 8 (12.31%) Android Development
13 8 (12.31%) Mobile Development
13 8 (12.31%) HTML
13 8 (12.31%) CSS
13 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
14 7 (10.77%) Time Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.62%) CMS
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (27.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.08%) GitHub
4 1 (1.54%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.54%) Google Play
4 1 (1.54%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Internet
2 5 (7.69%) DHCP
2 5 (7.69%) DNS
2 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.15%) Firewall
3 4 (6.15%) LAN
3 4 (6.15%) VPN
3 4 (6.15%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (6.15%) Wireless
3 4 (6.15%) X.509
4 1 (1.54%) Skype
4 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) Apache Hive
1 2 (3.08%) Big Data
1 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.08%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
2 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) JIRA
2 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.54%) Xcode
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Games
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Applications Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Customer Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Customer Support Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Customer Support Technician
7 4 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior UI Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.15%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (18.46%) Web Services
3 8 (12.31%) CSS
3 8 (12.31%) HTML
4 5 (7.69%) JSON
4 5 (7.69%) Node.js
4 5 (7.69%) RESTful
5 4 (6.15%) .NET
5 4 (6.15%) Cocoa
5 4 (6.15%) iOS SDK
5 4 (6.15%) React
6 3 (4.62%) Cocoa Touch
6 3 (4.62%) REST
6 3 (4.62%) SOAP
7 2 (3.08%) Core Animation
7 2 (3.08%) EJB
7 2 (3.08%) HTML5
7 2 (3.08%) J2EE
7 2 (3.08%) STL
7 2 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) User Experience
2 9 (13.85%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.15%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Animation
4 2 (3.08%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.08%) iPhone
5 1 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.00%) Android
2 27 (41.54%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Mac OS
4 4 (6.15%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Vista
4 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.54%) Linux
6 1 (1.54%) webOS
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.69%) iOS Development
3 12 (18.46%) E-Commerce
4 11 (16.92%) Scrum
5 10 (15.38%) TDD
6 8 (12.31%) Android Development
6 8 (12.31%) Mobile Development
6 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Network Management
7 7 (10.77%) Time Management
8 6 (9.23%) OOP
9 5 (7.69%) BDD
9 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.69%) Front End Development
9 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.69%) ITIL
9 5 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
9 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
2 14 (21.54%) Objective-C
3 11 (16.92%) Apple Swift
4 9 (13.85%) C#
5 6 (9.23%) SQL
6 5 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (4.62%) C++
8 2 (3.08%) C
8 2 (3.08%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.08%) Python
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.38%) DBS Check
3 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Apple
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) VMware
3 3 (4.62%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.08%) Citrix
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (1.54%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) Mitel
5 1 (1.54%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.54%) Sencha