The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 154 121 139
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 818 905 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.49% 1.68% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.74% 7.29% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 611 559
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 36
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -33.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £45.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.80%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12133 12418 11016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.03% 23.11% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7110 7049 6017
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 949 1046 1001
Average hourly rate £16.84 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.26% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Apple iOS
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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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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
England -22 788 £400 - 382
London -31 467 £425 +6.25% 188
South East -13 103 £340 +4.61% 39
City of London -31 100 £450 +5.88% 55
North West +35 79 £365 +4.28% 41
South West +30 66 £413 +69.23% 28
Bristol +44 47 £413 - 16
Cheshire +29 34 £365 -2.66% 11
Manchester +3 30 £375 +13.20% 26
Buckinghamshire +16 26 £375 -6.25% 3
Chester - 26 £358 - 1
West Sussex +4 23 £331 +20.45% 2
East Midlands +3 20 £275 -8.33% 8
Yorkshire -13 20 £380 +16.92% 19
East of England -16 20 £370 -20.00% 39
Scotland -6 18 £325 +10.16% 15
Crawley +11 17 £340 +23.63%
West Yorkshire -2 15 £353 +8.46% 17
Hampshire -11 15 £350 +13.82% 7
Cambridgeshire +8 14 £225 -33.33% 13
Milton Keynes +3 14 £375 -6.25% 3
Leeds -14 14 £353 +8.46% 14
Kent +11 13 - - 5
Tunbridge Wells - 13 - - 2
Cambridge +1 11 £225 -33.33% 11
Berkshire -1 11 £338 -15.62% 5
West Midlands -18 11 £350 +27.27% 10
Edinburgh -9 9 £425 +54.54% 4
Glasgow +7 7 £325 +12.06% 8
Nottingham -2 7 £400 -3.03% 3

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1030 (61.97%) Android
2 836 (50.30%) iOS Development
3 717 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
4 591 (35.56%) Mobile App
5 496 (29.84%) Objective-C
6 364 (21.90%) Android Development
7 327 (19.68%) Windows
8 323 (19.43%) HTML
9 308 (18.53%) Mobile Development
10 304 (18.29%) JavaScript
11 256 (15.40%) Web Services
12 250 (15.04%) Java
13 244 (14.68%) User Experience
14 236 (14.20%) iPhone
15 235 (14.14%) TDD
16 232 (13.96%) HTML5
17 217 (13.06%) CSS
17 217 (13.06%) Apple
18 211 (12.70%) Scrum
19 202 (12.15%) JSON
20 200 (12.03%) Xcode
21 184 (11.07%) iPad
22 178 (10.71%) Cocoa
22 178 (10.71%) Microsoft
23 174 (10.47%) iOS SDK
24 161 (9.69%) Git (software)
24 161 (9.69%) OO
25 157 (9.45%) Finance
26 155 (9.33%) REST
27 150 (9.03%) C#

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 57 (3.43%) Node.js
2 42 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 35 (2.11%) CMS
4 22 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 16 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (0.84%) Confluence
8 11 (0.66%) IIS
9 10 (0.60%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.60%) Lync
10 8 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.42%) Apache
12 5 (0.30%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.24%) Drupal
14 3 (0.18%) WordPress
14 3 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 103 (6.20%) MS Office
2 52 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 26 (1.56%) Photoshop
4 18 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
6 8 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.48%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.24%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.18%) MS Project
9 1 (0.060%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.12%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.060%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.060%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.060%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.060%) Magento
5 1 (0.060%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.32%) Office 365
4 18 (1.08%) GitHub
5 15 (0.90%) Google Apps
6 13 (0.78%) Google Analytics
7 12 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.30%) SaaS
9 5 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.18%) Yammer
10 3 (0.18%) PaaS
10 3 (0.18%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.060%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.060%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.060%) Boomi
12 1 (0.060%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.53%) Internet
2 35 (2.11%) HTTP
3 30 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
4 24 (1.44%) LAN
5 23 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 23 (1.38%) VPN
6 19 (1.14%) Firewall
7 18 (1.08%) Wireless
8 17 (1.02%) DNS
9 14 (0.84%) WAN
10 12 (0.72%) Bluetooth
11 11 (0.66%) NFC
12 10 (0.60%) DHCP
13 9 (0.54%) iBeacon
14 7 (0.42%) HTTPS
15 6 (0.36%) DVB
16 5 (0.30%) ADSL
16 5 (0.30%) Broadband
16 5 (0.30%) IP Telephony
16 5 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 48 (2.89%) MySQL
3 38 (2.29%) SQLite
4 21 (1.26%) MongoDB
5 12 (0.72%) Relational Database
6 11 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 11 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (0.60%) NoSQL
8 9 (0.54%) Big Data
9 8 (0.48%) Redis
9 8 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.24%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.24%) DB2
14 3 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 200 (12.03%) Xcode
2 161 (9.69%) Git (software)
3 61 (3.67%) Subversion
4 58 (3.49%) JIRA
4 58 (3.49%) Cucumber
5 50 (3.01%) Calabash
6 45 (2.71%) Appium
7 44 (2.65%) Jenkins
8 39 (2.35%) Selenium
9 34 (2.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 32 (1.93%) Android Studio
11 25 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (1.26%) CocoaPods
13 18 (1.08%) Eclipse
14 14 (0.84%) Visual Studio
15 13 (0.78%) WebDriver
16 12 (0.72%) JUnit
16 12 (0.72%) SoapUI
17 11 (0.66%) Maven
17 11 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 157 (9.45%) Finance
2 81 (4.87%) Retail
3 79 (4.75%) Banking
4 69 (4.15%) Games
5 54 (3.25%) Marketing
6 40 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 24 (1.44%) Electronics
8 21 (1.26%) Publishing
9 19 (1.14%) Legal
10 14 (0.84%) Automotive
10 14 (0.84%) Spanish Language
11 12 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.60%) Back Office
13 9 (0.54%) Law
13 9 (0.54%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.48%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.36%) Advertising
15 6 (0.36%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.36%) Dutch Language
15 6 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1004 (60.41%) Developer
2 577 (34.72%) iOS Developer
3 205 (12.33%) Mobile Developer
4 141 (8.48%) Senior Developer
5 136 (8.18%) Android Developer
6 111 (6.68%) Analyst
7 89 (5.35%) Architect
8 83 (4.99%) Senior iOS Developer
9 70 (4.21%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 58 (3.49%) Tester
11 49 (2.95%) Applications Developer
11 49 (2.95%) Designer
12 48 (2.89%) Front-End Developer
13 45 (2.71%) Project Manager
14 42 (2.53%) Lead Developer
15 41 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
16 38 (2.29%) Test Analyst
17 33 (1.99%) Software Engineer
18 31 (1.87%) Support Analyst
19 27 (1.62%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (19.43%) HTML
2 256 (15.40%) Web Services
3 232 (13.96%) HTML5
4 217 (13.06%) CSS
5 202 (12.15%) JSON
6 178 (10.71%) Cocoa
7 174 (10.47%) iOS SDK
8 155 (9.33%) REST
9 141 (8.48%) RESTful
10 137 (8.24%) .NET
11 134 (8.06%) XML
12 119 (7.16%) Cocoa Touch
13 101 (6.08%) CSS3
14 81 (4.87%) AngularJS
15 79 (4.75%) SOAP
16 78 (4.69%) jQuery
17 73 (4.39%) Android SDK
18 47 (2.83%) Core Animation
19 45 (2.71%) PhoneGap
20 43 (2.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 591 (35.56%) Mobile App
2 244 (14.68%) User Experience
3 236 (14.20%) iPhone
4 184 (11.07%) iPad
5 112 (6.74%) Blackberry
6 92 (5.54%) Computer Science
7 54 (3.25%) Animation
8 50 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (2.29%) Social Media
10 30 (1.81%) Streaming Video
11 25 (1.50%) Client/Server
12 22 (1.32%) IPTV
12 22 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
13 20 (1.20%) Mathematics
13 20 (1.20%) Physics
14 19 (1.14%) STB
14 19 (1.14%) Over-the-Top Content
15 18 (1.08%) BYOD
16 16 (0.96%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1030 (61.97%) Android
2 327 (19.68%) Windows
3 94 (5.66%) Mac OS X
4 78 (4.69%) Windows 7
5 72 (4.33%) Linux
6 71 (4.27%) Windows Phone
7 53 (3.19%) Windows Mobile
8 42 (2.53%) Windows XP
9 41 (2.47%) Windows 8
10 38 (2.29%) UNIX
11 26 (1.56%) Mac OS
12 22 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (0.72%) Windows Phone 7
16 9 (0.54%) BlackBerry OS
17 8 (0.48%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
19 5 (0.30%) Windows CE
20 4 (0.24%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 836 (50.30%) iOS Development
2 717 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 364 (21.90%) Android Development
4 308 (18.53%) Mobile Development
5 235 (14.14%) TDD
6 211 (12.70%) Scrum
7 161 (9.69%) OO
8 145 (8.72%) E-Commerce
9 127 (7.64%) Software Engineering
10 126 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
11 125 (7.52%) BDD
12 113 (6.80%) Mobile Application Development
13 74 (4.45%) Unit Testing
14 68 (4.09%) OOP
15 65 (3.91%) Automated Testing
16 58 (3.49%) Kanban
17 57 (3.43%) Open Source
17 57 (3.43%) Project Management
18 54 (3.25%) Analytics
19 49 (2.95%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 496 (29.84%) Objective-C
2 304 (18.29%) JavaScript
3 250 (15.04%) Java
4 150 (9.03%) C#
5 118 (7.10%) Apple Swift
6 94 (5.66%) C++
7 78 (4.69%) SQL
8 53 (3.19%) Ruby
9 48 (2.89%) C
10 45 (2.71%) PHP
11 43 (2.59%) Python
12 19 (1.14%) ActionScript
13 10 (0.60%) Scala
14 9 (0.54%) VBA
15 8 (0.48%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.42%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.36%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.36%) VB
18 5 (0.30%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 135 (8.12%) Degree
2 19 (1.14%) Security Cleared
3 16 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 16 (0.96%) ISEB
4 12 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
6 7 (0.42%) MCSE
7 6 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.30%) MCP
9 4 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.24%) MCDST
9 4 (0.24%) MCSA
10 3 (0.18%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.18%) MCITP
10 3 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.12%) PMP
11 2 (0.12%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (6.62%) QA
2 13 (0.78%) SLA
3 4 (0.24%) WAI
3 4 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.24%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.060%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 85 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.48%) Terminal Services
4 7 (0.42%) XenApp
5 5 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.24%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.12%) XenServer
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.12%) Xen
8 1 (0.060%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.060%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.060%) Firmware
8 1 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.060%) iptables
Systems Management
1 19 (1.14%) AirWatch
2 11 (0.66%) SCCM
2 11 (0.66%) Puppet
3 8 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (0.24%) yum
5 4 (0.24%) Casper Suite
6 2 (0.12%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.12%) Ansible
6 2 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.12%) DameWare
6 2 (0.12%) WSUS
7 1 (0.060%) Nagios
7 1 (0.060%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.060%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.060%) SCOM
7 1 (0.060%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.060%) Iperf
7 1 (0.060%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 217 (13.06%) Apple
2 178 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 84 (5.05%) Google
4 58 (3.49%) Xamarin
5 37 (2.23%) Adobe
6 36 (2.17%) Oracle
7 35 (2.11%) Citrix
8 24 (1.44%) SAP
9 20 (1.20%) Appcelerator
9 20 (1.20%) MobileIron
10 18 (1.08%) Facebook
11 17 (1.02%) HP
12 14 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (0.84%) VMware
13 13 (0.78%) IBM
14 12 (0.72%) Remedy
15 11 (0.66%) LANDesk
16 10 (0.60%) Symantec
16 10 (0.60%) Roku
17 9 (0.54%) McAfee
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Rate: £425 - £500 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £490 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Venn Group
Rate: £175 - £225 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
City Test Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago