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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 155 132 142
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 834 894 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.46% 1.63% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.83% 7.21% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 592 556
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 31
Average hourly rate £18.54 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.60% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £14.01 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £52.60 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £15.75 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+21.14% -30.49%

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
12212 12404 11415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.40% 22.67% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7255 7032 6256
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £175
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 951 1050 1019
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 £28.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 28 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 28 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 28 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 -30 795 £400 +6.66% 397
London -29 466 £425 +6.25% 192
South East -28 101 £361 +11.15% 43
City of London -39 93 £425 +3.03% 53
North West +39 83 £370 -1.33% 39
South West +28 64 £413 +73.68% 39
Bristol +36 45 £413 +17.85% 17
Cheshire +30 36 £370 -7.50% 10
Scotland -5 30 £325 +8.33% 15
Manchester -1 29 £375 +7.14% 24
Buckinghamshire +11 27 £375 +8.69% 3
Chester - 26 £373 - 6
Yorkshire -28 22 £400 +18.51% 25
East of England -10 20 £300 -36.84% 25
East Midlands +7 19 £263 -22.22% 12
Hampshire -10 18 £363 +6.61% 5
Kent +15 17 - - 2
Milton Keynes 0 17 £363 +5.07% 2
Tunbridge Wells - 17 - - 1
West Yorkshire -23 16 £360 +6.66% 24
Leeds -14 15 £360 -0.68% 17
West Midlands -16 15 £350 +16.66% 16
Cambridgeshire 0 13 £225 -33.33% 11
Berkshire -17 13 £358 +5.92% 13
Edinburgh -18 13 £425 +70.00% 5
Cambridge +3 12 £225 -33.33% 11
Glasgow +9 9 £325 -2.25% 7
Southampton -6 9 £350 -9.67%
Merseyside -7 8 £150 - 4
Oxfordshire -27 8 £400 +23.07% 9

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 1050 (61.22%) Android
2 897 (52.30%) iOS Development
3 743 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
4 610 (35.57%) Mobile App
5 515 (30.03%) Objective-C
6 397 (23.15%) Android Development
7 328 (19.13%) HTML
8 325 (18.95%) Windows
9 323 (18.83%) Mobile Development
10 313 (18.25%) JavaScript
11 269 (15.69%) Java
12 257 (14.99%) User Experience
13 252 (14.69%) Web Services
14 242 (14.11%) TDD
15 229 (13.35%) CSS
16 226 (13.18%) JSON
17 225 (13.12%) HTML5
18 223 (13.00%) iPhone
19 219 (12.77%) Apple
20 216 (12.59%) Scrum
21 190 (11.08%) Cocoa
22 189 (11.02%) Xcode
23 188 (10.96%) Microsoft
24 173 (10.09%) iPad
25 169 (9.85%) Finance
26 167 (9.74%) iOS SDK
27 166 (9.68%) OO
28 164 (9.56%) REST
29 162 (9.45%) Git (software)
30 161 (9.39%) E-Commerce

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 55 (3.21%) Node.js
2 42 (2.45%) MS Exchange
3 32 (1.87%) CMS
4 22 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 17 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (0.87%) Confluence
6 15 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (0.76%) Lync
7 13 (0.76%) IIS
8 10 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (0.47%) Apache
11 7 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.29%) Drupal
13 4 (0.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 105 (6.12%) MS Office
2 54 (3.15%) MS Excel
3 27 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.52%) Adobe Captivate
6 9 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.17%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.17%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.12%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.12%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.058%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.058%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.058%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.058%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.34%) Office 365
4 21 (1.22%) Google Analytics
5 17 (0.99%) GitHub
6 16 (0.93%) Google Apps
7 8 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.47%) SaaS
8 7 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.23%) PaaS
10 3 (0.17%) Yammer
10 3 (0.17%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.058%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.058%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.058%) Boomi
12 1 (0.058%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.68%) Internet
2 32 (1.87%) HTTP
3 30 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
4 25 (1.46%) LAN
4 25 (1.46%) TCP/IP
5 22 (1.28%) VPN
6 19 (1.11%) DNS
6 19 (1.11%) Wireless
7 18 (1.05%) Firewall
8 16 (0.93%) WAN
9 11 (0.64%) DHCP
9 11 (0.64%) Bluetooth
10 10 (0.58%) NFC
11 9 (0.52%) iBeacon
12 7 (0.41%) Skype
12 7 (0.41%) IP Telephony
13 6 (0.35%) PSTN
13 6 (0.35%) VoIP
14 5 (0.29%) Broadband
14 5 (0.29%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 49 (2.86%) MySQL
3 47 (2.74%) SQLite
4 23 (1.34%) MongoDB
5 16 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 14 (0.82%) Relational Database
7 10 (0.58%) Big Data
8 8 (0.47%) Redis
9 7 (0.41%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.29%) CouchDB
12 4 (0.23%) DB2
12 4 (0.23%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.23%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 189 (11.02%) Xcode
2 162 (9.45%) Git (software)
3 61 (3.56%) Subversion
4 57 (3.32%) Cucumber
5 54 (3.15%) JIRA
6 50 (2.92%) Appium
7 49 (2.86%) Calabash
8 40 (2.33%) Selenium
9 34 (1.98%) Jenkins
10 30 (1.75%) Android Studio
11 28 (1.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 28 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (1.22%) CocoaPods
13 18 (1.05%) WebDriver
14 17 (0.99%) Eclipse
15 15 (0.87%) Visual Studio
16 12 (0.70%) JUnit
16 12 (0.70%) SoapUI
17 11 (0.64%) Maven
18 10 (0.58%) Grunt
General
1 169 (9.85%) Finance
2 76 (4.43%) Banking
2 76 (4.43%) Retail
3 70 (4.08%) Games
4 55 (3.21%) Marketing
5 40 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 30 (1.75%) Publishing
7 24 (1.40%) Electronics
8 20 (1.17%) Legal
9 14 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.76%) Automotive
10 13 (0.76%) Back Office
11 10 (0.58%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.52%) Law
12 9 (0.52%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.41%) Dutch Language
13 7 (0.41%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.35%) French Language
15 5 (0.29%) German Language
15 5 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1055 (61.52%) Developer
2 616 (35.92%) iOS Developer
3 229 (13.35%) Mobile Developer
4 151 (8.80%) Android Developer
5 145 (8.45%) Senior Developer
6 118 (6.88%) Analyst
7 100 (5.83%) Architect
8 85 (4.96%) Senior iOS Developer
9 79 (4.61%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 61 (3.56%) Tester
11 60 (3.50%) Applications Developer
12 47 (2.74%) Project Manager
12 47 (2.74%) Designer
13 43 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
14 40 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
15 38 (2.22%) Test Analyst
16 36 (2.10%) Lead Developer
17 32 (1.87%) Support Analyst
17 32 (1.87%) Software Engineer
18 27 (1.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (19.13%) HTML
2 252 (14.69%) Web Services
3 229 (13.35%) CSS
4 226 (13.18%) JSON
5 225 (13.12%) HTML5
6 190 (11.08%) Cocoa
7 167 (9.74%) iOS SDK
8 164 (9.56%) REST
9 143 (8.34%) XML
10 138 (8.05%) .NET
11 137 (7.99%) RESTful
12 120 (7.00%) Cocoa Touch
13 105 (6.12%) CSS3
14 97 (5.66%) jQuery
15 86 (5.01%) SOAP
15 86 (5.01%) AngularJS
16 72 (4.20%) Android SDK
17 54 (3.15%) PhoneGap
18 47 (2.74%) Core Animation
19 43 (2.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 610 (35.57%) Mobile App
2 257 (14.99%) User Experience
3 223 (13.00%) iPhone
4 173 (10.09%) iPad
5 113 (6.59%) Blackberry
6 93 (5.42%) Computer Science
7 52 (3.03%) Animation
7 52 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
8 45 (2.62%) Social Media
9 36 (2.10%) Streaming Video
10 23 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.34%) Over-the-Top Content
11 22 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
11 22 (1.28%) IPTV
12 20 (1.17%) Mathematics
12 20 (1.17%) Physics
13 19 (1.11%) STB
13 19 (1.11%) Client/Server
14 17 (0.99%) Smartphone
14 17 (0.99%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1050 (61.22%) Android
2 325 (18.95%) Windows
3 73 (4.26%) Mac OS X
3 73 (4.26%) Windows 7
4 71 (4.14%) Windows Phone
5 69 (4.02%) Linux
6 47 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
7 45 (2.62%) Windows 8
8 41 (2.39%) Windows XP
9 38 (2.22%) UNIX
10 27 (1.57%) Mac OS
11 23 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (0.70%) Windows Phone 7
15 10 (0.58%) BlackBerry OS
15 10 (0.58%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
17 5 (0.29%) webOS
17 5 (0.29%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 897 (52.30%) iOS Development
2 743 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
3 397 (23.15%) Android Development
4 323 (18.83%) Mobile Development
5 242 (14.11%) TDD
6 216 (12.59%) Scrum
7 166 (9.68%) OO
8 161 (9.39%) E-Commerce
9 135 (7.87%) BDD
10 127 (7.41%) Software Engineering
11 123 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
12 113 (6.59%) Mobile Application Development
13 93 (5.42%) Unit Testing
14 75 (4.37%) OOP
15 67 (3.91%) Automated Testing
16 64 (3.73%) Open Source
17 61 (3.56%) Kanban
18 59 (3.44%) Analytics
19 57 (3.32%) Automation Testing
20 55 (3.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 515 (30.03%) Objective-C
2 313 (18.25%) JavaScript
3 269 (15.69%) Java
4 159 (9.27%) C#
5 135 (7.87%) Apple Swift
6 93 (5.42%) C++
7 79 (4.61%) SQL
8 50 (2.92%) PHP
9 49 (2.86%) Ruby
10 46 (2.68%) C
11 41 (2.39%) Python
12 20 (1.17%) ActionScript
13 10 (0.58%) Scala
14 8 (0.47%) PowerShell
14 8 (0.47%) VBA
15 7 (0.41%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.35%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.35%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.29%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 129 (7.52%) Degree
2 19 (1.11%) Security Cleared
3 17 (0.99%) ISEB
4 15 (0.87%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
8 7 (0.41%) MCP
8 7 (0.41%) MCSE
9 5 (0.29%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.23%) MCDST
10 4 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 4 (0.23%) MCSA
10 4 (0.23%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.17%) PMP
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.17%) MCITP
11 3 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (6.71%) QA
2 18 (1.05%) SLA
3 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.23%) IEC 61508
4 3 (0.17%) WAI
5 1 (0.058%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 85 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.52%) XenApp
5 8 (0.47%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.12%) XenServer
8 1 (0.058%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.058%) Xen
8 1 (0.058%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.058%) iptables
8 1 (0.058%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.058%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (1.05%) AirWatch
2 14 (0.82%) SCCM
3 13 (0.76%) Puppet
4 6 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.23%) Jitterbit
5 4 (0.23%) Casper Suite
5 4 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.17%) yum
6 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.12%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.12%) Ansible
7 2 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.12%) DameWare
7 2 (0.12%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.12%) WSUS
8 1 (0.058%) SCOM
8 1 (0.058%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.058%) Nagios
8 1 (0.058%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.058%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 219 (12.77%) Apple
2 188 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 89 (5.19%) Google
4 61 (3.56%) Xamarin
5 44 (2.57%) Adobe
6 40 (2.33%) Oracle
7 38 (2.22%) Citrix
8 21 (1.22%) SAP
8 21 (1.22%) MobileIron
9 19 (1.11%) Appcelerator
10 18 (1.05%) VMware
10 18 (1.05%) HP
10 18 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.99%) Facebook
12 12 (0.70%) Remedy
13 11 (0.64%) IBM
13 11 (0.64%) LANDesk
14 10 (0.58%) Roku
15 9 (0.52%) McAfee
15 9 (0.52%) Symantec
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + immediate start, extendable contract
Posted: 10 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Project Recruit
Rate: From £17.02 to £19.08 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £180 - £240 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market rates paid weekly
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £170 to £200 per day
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West Sussex
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West Sussex
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Posted: 4 days ago
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PCR
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
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Rate: £300 - 350 per day
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