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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 173 145 160
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 738 908 830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.47% 1.63% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.91% 7.60% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 630 573
Median daily rate £400 £383 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £517 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 30
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.10 £8.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.02 £22.10 £27.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +25.80%

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
10680 11942 13096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.29% 21.50% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6676 7048 7768
Median daily rate £388 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 687 976 1143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.66 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -30 689 £400 +3.22% 297
London -30 384 £425 +5.85% 126
South East -29 78 £338 -4.92% 38
City of London -37 54 £475 +20.63% 34
East of England +45 47 £350 +7.69% 13
North West -43 47 £325 -16.12% 36
Scotland +20 40 £350 - 9
South West +9 40 £329 +1.15% 21
Manchester -2 39 £325 -7.14% 26
West Midlands -6 32 £350 +7.69% 29
Yorkshire +13 27 £370 +5.71% 15
West Yorkshire +20 24 £383 +9.28% 12
Berkshire +9 22 £375 - 8
Essex +20 21 £350 +98.86% 4
Bristol +7 19 £320 -14.66% 8
Hampshire +26 18 £328 +9.16% 8
Edinburgh +21 18 £375 +11.11% 6
Leeds +11 18 £403 +15.00% 8
East Midlands -7 18 £375 +87.50% 11
Bedfordshire - 15 £450 -
North East -22 14 £330 +83.33% 8
Tyne and Wear -26 13 £330 +83.33% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 12 £330 +83.33% 3
Gloucestershire +14 11 £338 -27.02% 5
Buckinghamshire +17 10 £345 -18.82% 2
Leicestershire -2 10 £375 +227.51% 2
Solihull +7 9 £538 +138.88% 2
Oxfordshire -1 9 £138 -57.69% 10
Surrey +12 8 £135 -20.58% 3
Fareham 0 8 - - 1

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 997 (63.54%) Android
2 681 (43.40%) iOS Development
3 678 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
4 461 (29.38%) Objective-C
5 408 (26.00%) Mobile App
6 390 (24.86%) Apple Swift
7 371 (23.65%) Windows
8 332 (21.16%) JavaScript
9 320 (20.40%) TDD
10 292 (18.61%) Android Development
11 285 (18.16%) HTML
12 275 (17.53%) Scrum
13 263 (16.76%) Mobile Development
14 251 (16.00%) CSS
15 249 (15.87%) User Experience
16 237 (15.11%) Java
17 228 (14.53%) Git (software)
18 219 (13.96%) Apple
19 209 (13.32%) Microsoft
20 201 (12.81%) BDD
21 180 (11.47%) JSON
22 179 (11.41%) RESTful
23 174 (11.09%) C#
24 172 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
25 168 (10.71%) Active Directory
26 166 (10.58%) Web Services
27 163 (10.39%) Cocoa
28 158 (10.07%) HTML5
29 155 (9.88%) Xcode
30 150 (9.56%) Degree

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 52 (3.31%) MS Exchange
2 50 (3.19%) Skype for Business
3 31 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 28 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 25 (1.59%) IIS
7 21 (1.34%) Confluence
8 18 (1.15%) IBM Notes
9 17 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 16 (1.02%) CMS
11 13 (0.83%) Apache
11 13 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 11 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
12 11 (0.70%) OpenStack
13 10 (0.64%) Drupal
14 8 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (0.51%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 106 (6.76%) MS Office
2 93 (5.93%) MS Excel
3 36 (2.29%) Photoshop
4 25 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (1.08%) InVision
6 13 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (0.45%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.25%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.19%) InDesign
11 3 (0.19%) Pixate
12 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.064%) MS Project
13 1 (0.064%) Pixelapse
13 1 (0.064%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (0.76%) Faxination
2 11 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
3 8 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.064%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 86 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (3.57%) Office 365
4 39 (2.49%) Google Play
5 35 (2.23%) GitHub
6 26 (1.66%) G Suite
7 25 (1.59%) TestFlight
8 17 (1.08%) iTunes
9 13 (0.83%) Mimecast
10 10 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (0.64%) Trello
11 9 (0.57%) PaaS
12 8 (0.51%) IaaS
13 7 (0.45%) Google Analytics
13 7 (0.45%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.45%) Google Drive
13 7 (0.45%) SaaS
14 6 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 5 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.95%) Internet
2 58 (3.70%) DNS
3 40 (2.55%) TCP/IP
4 38 (2.42%) DHCP
5 36 (2.29%) VPN
6 34 (2.17%) Skype
7 27 (1.72%) HTTP
8 25 (1.59%) LAN
9 24 (1.53%) Wireless
10 22 (1.40%) Ethernet
11 20 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (1.15%) Network Security
13 17 (1.08%) NAS
14 15 (0.96%) Firewall
15 14 (0.89%) LDAP
15 14 (0.89%) SAN
16 13 (0.83%) VoIP
17 10 (0.64%) Extranet
18 9 (0.57%) Bluetooth
19 8 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 70 (4.46%) MySQL
3 48 (3.06%) SQLite
4 43 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 28 (1.78%) Relational Database
6 27 (1.72%) CouchDB
7 26 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
9 18 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 15 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (0.76%) Hadoop
12 11 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (0.57%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.51%) Big Data
14 8 (0.51%) Mixpanel
15 5 (0.32%) Couchbase
15 5 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
16 4 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 228 (14.53%) Git (software)
2 155 (9.88%) Xcode
3 121 (7.71%) Jenkins
4 94 (5.99%) JIRA
5 73 (4.65%) Subversion
6 65 (4.14%) Selenium
7 62 (3.95%) Cucumber
8 58 (3.70%) Appium
9 47 (3.00%) Calabash
10 40 (2.55%) Android Studio
11 38 (2.42%) JUnit
12 34 (2.17%) Axure RP
13 28 (1.78%) Visual Studio
14 27 (1.72%) Gradle
14 27 (1.72%) WebDriver
15 26 (1.66%) CocoaPods
16 24 (1.53%) git-flow
17 18 (1.15%) Robotium
18 16 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
19 15 (0.96%) gulp
General
1 115 (7.33%) Finance
2 90 (5.74%) Retail
3 69 (4.40%) Games
4 64 (4.08%) Banking
5 43 (2.74%) Marketing
6 30 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.72%) Publishing
8 16 (1.02%) Advertising
9 9 (0.57%) Automotive
10 6 (0.38%) Law
10 6 (0.38%) Legal
11 5 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.25%) Electronics
12 4 (0.25%) Front Office
12 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.25%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.19%) Back Office
13 3 (0.19%) Billing
13 3 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 896 (57.11%) Developer
2 516 (32.89%) iOS Developer
3 141 (8.99%) Senior Developer
4 131 (8.35%) Android Developer
5 115 (7.33%) Mobile Developer
6 101 (6.44%) Senior iOS Developer
7 94 (5.99%) Analyst
8 83 (5.29%) Designer
9 76 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 72 (4.59%) Applications Developer
11 70 (4.46%) iOS Android Developer
12 64 (4.08%) Tester
13 62 (3.95%) Xamarin Developer
14 56 (3.57%) Java Developer
15 54 (3.44%) JavaScript Developer
16 49 (3.12%) Objective-C Developer
17 47 (3.00%) Support Engineer
18 43 (2.74%) UI Designer
18 43 (2.74%) UX Designer
19 39 (2.49%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (18.16%) HTML
2 251 (16.00%) CSS
3 180 (11.47%) JSON
4 179 (11.41%) RESTful
5 166 (10.58%) Web Services
6 163 (10.39%) Cocoa
7 158 (10.07%) HTML5
8 149 (9.50%) REST
9 136 (8.67%) .NET
10 118 (7.52%) AngularJS
11 117 (7.46%) iOS SDK
12 116 (7.39%) XML
13 96 (6.12%) CSS3
14 84 (5.35%) Core Data
15 77 (4.91%) Cocoa Touch
15 77 (4.91%) Node.js
16 74 (4.72%) jQuery
17 48 (3.06%) React
17 48 (3.06%) SOAP
18 47 (3.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 408 (26.00%) Mobile App
2 249 (15.87%) User Experience
3 118 (7.52%) Blackberry
4 115 (7.33%) iPhone
5 105 (6.69%) Computer Science
6 92 (5.86%) iPad
7 41 (2.61%) Smartphone
8 40 (2.55%) Animation
9 38 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (1.98%) Digital Media
12 28 (1.78%) Client/Server
13 27 (1.72%) Fintech
14 26 (1.66%) Management Information System
15 25 (1.59%) Algorithms
16 24 (1.53%) Mathematics
17 22 (1.40%) Data Centre
17 22 (1.40%) Visualisation
18 20 (1.27%) Augmented Reality
19 15 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 997 (63.54%) Android
2 371 (23.65%) Windows
3 107 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 88 (5.61%) Linux
5 85 (5.42%) Windows 7
6 59 (3.76%) Windows Phone
7 52 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (3.25%) Windows 10
9 46 (2.93%) Mac OS X
10 45 (2.87%) Windows Mobile
11 44 (2.80%) Windows 8
12 36 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (2.10%) Mac OS
14 27 (1.72%) Unix
15 19 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (1.15%) webOS
16 18 (1.15%) Windows Phone 7
17 16 (1.02%) Windows XP
18 13 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 12 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 681 (43.40%) iOS Development
2 678 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
3 320 (20.40%) TDD
4 292 (18.61%) Android Development
5 275 (17.53%) Scrum
6 263 (16.76%) Mobile Development
7 201 (12.81%) BDD
8 172 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
9 149 (9.50%) Unit Testing
10 144 (9.18%) E-Commerce
11 119 (7.58%) OO
12 118 (7.52%) Software Engineering
13 92 (5.86%) Web Development
14 89 (5.67%) Automated Testing
15 86 (5.48%) Front End Development
16 85 (5.42%) MVC
17 78 (4.97%) Pair Programming
18 68 (4.33%) ITIL
18 68 (4.33%) Test Automation
19 64 (4.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 461 (29.38%) Objective-C
2 390 (24.86%) Apple Swift
3 332 (21.16%) JavaScript
4 237 (15.11%) Java
5 174 (11.09%) C#
6 111 (7.07%) SQL
7 91 (5.80%) C++
8 80 (5.10%) Ruby
9 78 (4.97%) Python
10 59 (3.76%) PHP
11 43 (2.74%) C
12 33 (2.10%) PowerShell
13 17 (1.08%) Bash Shell
14 16 (1.02%) Perl
14 16 (1.02%) Scala
15 12 (0.76%) VBScript
16 10 (0.64%) ES6
17 9 (0.57%) ActionScript
18 8 (0.51%) ECMAScript
19 7 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 150 (9.56%) Degree
2 71 (4.53%) Security Cleared
3 51 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (3.12%) SC Cleared
5 42 (2.68%) MCSE
6 22 (1.40%) MCP
7 21 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
8 20 (1.27%) MCDST
9 19 (1.21%) MCSA
10 18 (1.15%) ACDT
10 18 (1.15%) ACHDS
10 18 (1.15%) ACTC
10 18 (1.15%) MCSM
10 18 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
11 17 (1.08%) ISEB
12 16 (1.02%) ISTQB
13 11 (0.70%) A+ Certification
13 11 (0.70%) DV Cleared
14 7 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
15 6 (0.38%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.86%) QA
2 17 (1.08%) SLA
3 13 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 12 (0.76%) SDET
5 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.064%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.064%) GCP
6 1 (0.064%) WCAG
System Software
1 168 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 39 (2.49%) Hyper-V
3 32 (2.04%) Docker
4 29 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
6 15 (0.96%) XenDesktop
7 14 (0.89%) BitLocker
8 12 (0.76%) XenApp
9 10 (0.64%) Xen
10 4 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.19%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.064%) Samba
13 1 (0.064%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.064%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 55 (3.51%) AirWatch
2 53 (3.38%) SCCM
3 26 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (1.40%) Puppet
5 16 (1.02%) Ansible
6 14 (0.89%) WSUS
7 12 (0.76%) Casper Suite
7 12 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
7 12 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 11 (0.70%) SCOM
9 9 (0.57%) XenMobile
10 8 (0.51%) ServiceCenter
11 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
12 6 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.38%) Kibana
12 6 (0.38%) Kubernetes
13 5 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.32%) yum
14 4 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 219 (13.96%) Apple
2 209 (13.32%) Microsoft
3 106 (6.76%) Xamarin
4 100 (6.37%) Google
5 72 (4.59%) Citrix
6 60 (3.82%) Adobe
7 52 (3.31%) Oracle
8 51 (3.25%) HP
9 44 (2.80%) VMware
10 33 (2.10%) MobileIron
11 28 (1.78%) Symantec
12 18 (1.15%) Lotus
13 15 (0.96%) Dell
14 14 (0.89%) Samsung
14 14 (0.89%) ServiceNow
15 13 (0.83%) Facebook
15 13 (0.83%) NetApp
15 13 (0.83%) Red Hat
16 12 (0.76%) RightFax
16 12 (0.76%) Trend Micro
London
Aquent
Rate: £275 - £350 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day 6 Month Contract
Posted: 9 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £350 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Rate: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £550 / Day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day TBC
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £400- £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per day + Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago