The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Swindon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 41 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.80% 0.74% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 4.76% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £170 £303 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.80% -24.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 42 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.02% 15.56% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 29
Average daily rate £325 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £230 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Average hourly rate £26.75 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.85% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.50 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Apple iOS
Wiltshire

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) iPad
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) iPad Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobility Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) CODA