The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 22 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.35% 2.29% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 13.51% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £368 £345 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £24.60 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-28.86% -23.12%
Apple iOS
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.59% 16.97% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 9
Average daily rate £275 £319 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +22.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £20.50 £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £325 -
Apple iOS
West Midlands

Apple iOS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Appium
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
1 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
1 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin