The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 171 162 137
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 809 846 888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.50% 1.49% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.64% 6.92% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 580 587
Median daily rate £411 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 23
Median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.26 £12.80 £14.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £39.40 £52.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £19.08 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +21.14%

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
12185 12229 12258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.55% 21.47% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7720 7250 6948
Median daily rate £395 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 620 939 1034
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -13 756 £425 +6.25% 334
London -2 467 £448 +5.29% 169
City of London +30 77 £450 +5.63% 31
South East -23 75 £350 -3.11% 37
Yorkshire +21 51 £413 +3.12% 17
West Yorkshire +27 45 £406 +12.84% 12
Scotland +14 44 £260 -20.00% 9
North West -36 40 £400 +6.66% 34
South West -32 35 £375 -9.09% 15
Manchester -15 28 £410 +9.33% 24
East of England +29 27 £330 +10.00% 17
West Midlands -15 26 £344 -1.78% 22
Leeds +13 24 £413 +14.58% 11
Tyne and Wear -20 23 £298 - 6
North East -25 23 £298 - 7
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 22 £285 - 4
Bristol -30 18 £400 -3.03% 8
West Sussex +2 17 £450 +35.33% 3
Berkshire -1 14 £356 +0.35% 7
Dundee +10 13 £225 -
Cambridgeshire +16 12 £375 +66.66% 12
Buckinghamshire +4 11 £263 -30.00%
Hampshire -6 11 £294 -18.96% 14
Edinburgh -7 10 £388 -8.82% 5
East Midlands -14 10 £350 +27.27% 16
Coventry - 10 £375 - 1
Halifax - 10 £325 -
Cambridge +10 9 £375 +66.66% 12
Milton Keynes +4 9 £263 -27.58%
Crawley -1 9 £450 +32.35%

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 912 (57.87%) Android
2 667 (42.32%) iOS Development
3 636 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
4 460 (29.19%) Mobile App
5 453 (28.74%) Objective-C
6 325 (20.62%) Apple Swift
7 318 (20.18%) Windows
8 309 (19.61%) User Experience
9 301 (19.10%) TDD
10 273 (17.32%) JavaScript
11 260 (16.50%) Java
11 260 (16.50%) Mobile Development
12 251 (15.93%) Apple
13 230 (14.59%) Scrum
14 225 (14.28%) Microsoft
15 220 (13.96%) Android Development
16 213 (13.52%) HTML
17 186 (11.80%) BDD
18 183 (11.61%) Xcode
19 179 (11.36%) CSS
20 178 (11.29%) RESTful
21 171 (10.85%) Git (software)
21 171 (10.85%) JSON
21 171 (10.85%) Cocoa
22 163 (10.34%) Web Services
23 158 (10.03%) Active Directory
24 145 (9.20%) Degree
24 145 (9.20%) iPhone
25 139 (8.82%) Unit Testing
26 135 (8.57%) iPad

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills 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 54 (3.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 52 (3.30%) MS Exchange
3 41 (2.60%) Skype for Business
4 37 (2.35%) CMS
5 30 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 29 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (1.08%) Apache
8 16 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (0.95%) Confluence
9 15 (0.95%) IBM Notes
10 14 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.70%) Mule
13 10 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
13 10 (0.63%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.51%) Drupal
14 8 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.51%) IIS
14 8 (0.51%) Marvel
15 7 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 104 (6.60%) MS Office
2 95 (6.03%) MS Excel
3 48 (3.05%) Photoshop
4 29 (1.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (1.08%) InVision
7 16 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
8 14 (0.89%) MS Visio
9 13 (0.82%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.38%) InDesign
11 5 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (0.25%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.19%) UserZoom
14 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.13%) MS Project
14 2 (0.13%) Pixate
15 1 (0.063%) Flinto
15 1 (0.063%) GIMP
15 1 (0.063%) Pixelapse
15 1 (0.063%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 34 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.76%) Faxination
3 5 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.19%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.19%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.13%) KANA IQ
5 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.063%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.063%) assyst
6 1 (0.063%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 66 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (2.98%) Office 365
4 25 (1.59%) GitHub
5 24 (1.52%) Google Play
6 18 (1.14%) Google Apps
7 16 (1.02%) TestFlight
8 14 (0.89%) iTunes
9 13 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.82%) Mimecast
9 13 (0.82%) SaaS
10 12 (0.76%) Heroku
11 10 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (0.57%) Force.com
13 8 (0.51%) Google Analytics
13 8 (0.51%) Trello
14 7 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 6 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
16 5 (0.32%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.05%) Internet
2 39 (2.47%) DNS
2 39 (2.47%) HTTP
3 38 (2.41%) VPN
4 26 (1.65%) DHCP
4 26 (1.65%) SAN
5 20 (1.27%) Skype
5 20 (1.27%) SSL
6 18 (1.14%) Network Security
6 18 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.08%) LAN
7 17 (1.08%) NAS
8 14 (0.89%) Extranet
9 13 (0.82%) Wireless
10 12 (0.76%) Bluetooth
11 11 (0.70%) Firewall
12 10 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (0.63%) VoIP
13 9 (0.57%) AMQP
13 9 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (3.62%) MySQL
2 56 (3.55%) SQL Server
3 41 (2.60%) SQLite
4 39 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 16 (1.02%) DB2
5 16 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 14 (0.89%) CouchDB
8 13 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (0.57%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.51%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.44%) Big Data
13 7 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.32%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.32%) Redis
14 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 183 (11.61%) Xcode
2 171 (10.85%) Git (software)
3 93 (5.90%) Jenkins
4 82 (5.20%) JIRA
5 51 (3.24%) Appium
6 46 (2.92%) Cucumber
7 44 (2.79%) Selenium
8 34 (2.16%) Subversion
9 31 (1.97%) Gradle
10 27 (1.71%) WebDriver
11 23 (1.46%) Robotium
12 22 (1.40%) Axure RP
13 21 (1.33%) Calabash
14 20 (1.27%) JUnit
15 18 (1.14%) Ant
16 16 (1.02%) gulp
17 15 (0.95%) Bitbucket
17 15 (0.95%) git-flow
18 14 (0.89%) Android Studio
18 14 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 115 (7.30%) Finance
2 95 (6.03%) Banking
3 84 (5.33%) Retail
4 52 (3.30%) Games
5 37 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 33 (2.09%) Publishing
7 29 (1.84%) Marketing
8 20 (1.27%) Law
9 17 (1.08%) Legal
10 13 (0.82%) Advertising
10 13 (0.82%) Retail Banking
11 9 (0.57%) Electronics
12 7 (0.44%) Billing
13 6 (0.38%) Back Office
13 6 (0.38%) German Language
13 6 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.25%) Automotive
15 3 (0.19%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.19%) Local Government
15 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 821 (52.09%) Developer
2 540 (34.26%) iOS Developer
3 120 (7.61%) Designer
4 117 (7.42%) Mobile Developer
5 115 (7.30%) Android Developer
6 108 (6.85%) Senior Developer
7 98 (6.22%) Analyst
8 86 (5.46%) Applications Developer
9 85 (5.39%) Objective-C Developer
9 85 (5.39%) Senior iOS Developer
10 76 (4.82%) UX Designer
11 71 (4.51%) iOS Android Developer
12 69 (4.38%) Architect
13 56 (3.55%) UI Designer
14 52 (3.30%) Tester
15 48 (3.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 47 (2.98%) Desktop Support
16 47 (2.98%) Support Engineer
17 46 (2.92%) QA Engineer
18 43 (2.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (13.52%) HTML
2 179 (11.36%) CSS
3 178 (11.29%) RESTful
4 171 (10.85%) Cocoa
4 171 (10.85%) JSON
5 163 (10.34%) Web Services
6 135 (8.57%) REST
7 133 (8.44%) XML
8 129 (8.19%) HTML5
9 108 (6.85%) iOS SDK
10 98 (6.22%) .NET
11 93 (5.90%) Cocoa Touch
12 86 (5.46%) AngularJS
13 73 (4.63%) CSS3
14 69 (4.38%) jQuery
15 66 (4.19%) SOAP
16 62 (3.93%) Node.js
17 52 (3.30%) Core Animation
18 44 (2.79%) UIKit
19 35 (2.22%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 460 (29.19%) Mobile App
2 309 (19.61%) User Experience
3 145 (9.20%) iPhone
4 135 (8.57%) iPad
5 103 (6.54%) Blackberry
6 97 (6.15%) Computer Science
7 58 (3.68%) Animation
8 50 (3.17%) Smartphone
9 39 (2.47%) Data Structures
10 36 (2.28%) Mobile Banking
11 32 (2.03%) Algorithms
12 30 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (1.90%) Digital Media
13 29 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
14 24 (1.52%) Mathematics
15 20 (1.27%) Fintech
16 18 (1.14%) Social Media
17 17 (1.08%) CESG
17 17 (1.08%) Cryptography
17 17 (1.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 912 (57.87%) Android
2 318 (20.18%) Windows
3 82 (5.20%) Linux
4 76 (4.82%) Windows 7
5 72 (4.57%) Windows Server
6 49 (3.11%) Windows Phone
7 45 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 41 (2.60%) Windows 8
9 39 (2.47%) Windows 10
10 34 (2.16%) Mac OS
10 34 (2.16%) Windows XP
11 32 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (1.84%) Windows Mobile
13 24 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 20 (1.27%) Unix
16 19 (1.21%) Windows Vista
17 16 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
18 11 (0.70%) webOS
18 11 (0.70%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 667 (42.32%) iOS Development
2 636 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
3 301 (19.10%) TDD
4 260 (16.50%) Mobile Development
5 230 (14.59%) Scrum
6 220 (13.96%) Android Development
7 186 (11.80%) BDD
8 139 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 134 (8.50%) E-Commerce
10 133 (8.44%) Continuous Integration
11 119 (7.55%) OO
12 103 (6.54%) Software Engineering
13 99 (6.28%) ITIL
14 96 (6.09%) Automated Testing
15 89 (5.65%) Web Development
16 78 (4.95%) Mobile Application Development
17 74 (4.70%) MVC
18 71 (4.51%) CRM
19 63 (4.00%) Test Automation
20 61 (3.87%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 453 (28.74%) Objective-C
2 325 (20.62%) Apple Swift
3 273 (17.32%) JavaScript
4 260 (16.50%) Java
5 134 (8.50%) C#
6 114 (7.23%) SQL
7 72 (4.57%) C++
8 70 (4.44%) PHP
9 53 (3.36%) Ruby
10 52 (3.30%) Python
11 43 (2.73%) C
12 21 (1.33%) Scala
13 20 (1.27%) PowerShell
14 15 (0.95%) Bash Shell
15 13 (0.82%) Perl
16 12 (0.76%) Apex Code
17 11 (0.70%) Clojure
18 10 (0.63%) SOQL
19 7 (0.44%) VBScript
20 6 (0.38%) ES6
Qualifications
1 145 (9.20%) Degree
2 56 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 41 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 26 (1.65%) MCSE
6 18 (1.14%) MCP
7 17 (1.08%) MCDST
8 14 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
8 14 (0.89%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.70%) A+ Certification
9 11 (0.70%) ISEB
10 9 (0.57%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.38%) ACDT
12 6 (0.38%) ACHDS
12 6 (0.38%) ACTC
12 6 (0.38%) CCA
12 6 (0.38%) MCSA
12 6 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.46%) QA
2 22 (1.40%) SLA
3 12 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.38%) SDET
5 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.063%) COBIT
7 1 (0.063%) FISMA
7 1 (0.063%) WAI
7 1 (0.063%) WCAG
System Software
1 158 (10.03%) Active Directory
2 37 (2.35%) Hyper-V
3 32 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.08%) Docker
5 16 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.57%) XenApp
7 8 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.38%) BitLocker
8 6 (0.38%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.25%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.25%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.19%) Xen
11 2 (0.13%) Postfix
11 2 (0.13%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.063%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.063%) Samba
12 1 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.063%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (2.92%) AirWatch
2 40 (2.54%) SCCM
3 16 (1.02%) Casper Suite
4 15 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 13 (0.82%) Puppet
6 12 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.63%) XenMobile
9 8 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.51%) ServiceCenter
10 7 (0.44%) Ansible
10 7 (0.44%) Kubernetes
10 7 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (0.32%) SCOM
12 4 (0.25%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.25%) WSUS
13 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.19%) OpenAM
13 3 (0.19%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 251 (15.93%) Apple
2 225 (14.28%) Microsoft
3 96 (6.09%) Google
4 71 (4.51%) Xamarin
5 63 (4.00%) Citrix
6 55 (3.49%) Adobe
7 40 (2.54%) VMware
8 37 (2.35%) MobileIron
9 35 (2.22%) HP
10 34 (2.16%) Oracle
11 32 (2.03%) SAP
12 26 (1.65%) Symantec
13 24 (1.52%) Atlassian
14 18 (1.14%) Facebook
14 18 (1.14%) Samsung
15 16 (1.02%) Red Hat
15 16 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (0.95%) Intel Security
16 15 (0.95%) Lotus
17 14 (0.89%) NetApp
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Recann
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £380 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £135 - £165 per day + Please quote
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £344 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago