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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 164 159 144
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 820 871 885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.54% 1.49% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.19% 6.97% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 606 559
Median daily rate £415 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 25
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £11.82 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £34.84 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+60.56% +4.41%

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
11412 12499 12705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.41% 21.42% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7257 7376 7229
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 609 975 1071
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -11 772 £425 +3.03% 311
London -14 482 £450 +5.88% 158
City of London +16 76 £481 +13.23% 34
South East 0 72 £350 -2.09% 31
North West -9 54 £413 +3.12% 25
Yorkshire +18 41 £350 +16.66% 9
West Yorkshire +26 37 £363 +11.53% 7
Manchester +8 37 £425 +7.59% 18
Scotland +6 37 £285 -12.30% 9
South West -6 34 £388 -6.06% 30
East of England +29 30 £350 +16.66% 15
West Midlands -32 26 £375 +25.00% 17
Bristol -10 21 £500 +21.21% 13
North East -7 20 £305 -4.68% 2
Berkshire +15 19 £350 -1.40% 5
Tyne and Wear -4 19 £305 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 19 £305 - 1
Cambridgeshire +31 16 £350 +55.55% 7
Hampshire +4 16 £288 -20.68% 8
Leeds +3 16 £400 +23.07% 6
Cambridge +24 14 £350 +55.55% 6
Surrey +9 13 £269 -14.00% 4
Salford - 12 £426 -
Halifax - 11 £325 -
Dundee +7 10 £225 -
Edinburgh +1 10 £350 -12.50% 5
Coventry - 10 £400 - 2
East Midlands -8 9 £300 +9.09% 23
Buckinghamshire +4 8 £425 +21.42%
Milton Keynes +10 7 £450 +28.57%

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 906 (58.64%) Android
2 680 (44.01%) iOS Development
3 648 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 462 (29.90%) Objective-C
5 435 (28.16%) Mobile App
6 328 (21.23%) Apple Swift
7 311 (20.13%) User Experience
8 309 (20.00%) Windows
9 308 (19.94%) TDD
10 281 (18.19%) JavaScript
11 252 (16.31%) Scrum
12 251 (16.25%) Java
13 250 (16.18%) Apple
13 250 (16.18%) Mobile Development
14 245 (15.86%) HTML
15 236 (15.28%) Android Development
16 221 (14.30%) Microsoft
17 219 (14.17%) CSS
18 197 (12.75%) Xcode
18 197 (12.75%) Git (software)
19 196 (12.69%) BDD
20 184 (11.91%) Cocoa
21 179 (11.59%) JSON
22 166 (10.74%) RESTful
23 164 (10.61%) Degree
24 156 (10.10%) Unit Testing
25 150 (9.71%) Active Directory
26 148 (9.58%) E-Commerce
26 148 (9.58%) iPhone
27 144 (9.32%) HTML5

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 53 (3.43%) MS Exchange
2 48 (3.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 46 (2.98%) Skype for Business
4 30 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (1.81%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.55%) CMS
7 21 (1.36%) Apache
8 19 (1.23%) Confluence
9 16 (1.04%) IBM Notes
9 16 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
11 14 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
13 11 (0.71%) Mule
14 10 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (0.65%) IIS
14 10 (0.65%) Marvel
15 9 (0.58%) Drupal
15 9 (0.58%) Tomcat
16 7 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 103 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 99 (6.41%) MS Office
3 54 (3.50%) Photoshop
4 34 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (1.10%) InVision
7 13 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.84%) OmniGraffle
8 12 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (0.45%) InDesign
10 6 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.26%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.13%) MS Project
12 2 (0.13%) Pixate
12 2 (0.13%) UserZoom
13 1 (0.065%) Flinto
13 1 (0.065%) GIMP
13 1 (0.065%) Pixelapse
13 1 (0.065%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 18 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.78%) Faxination
3 4 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.13%) BigMachines
5 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.13%) KANA IQ
6 1 (0.065%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.065%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 69 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (3.24%) Office 365
4 31 (2.01%) Google Play
5 21 (1.36%) Google Apps
6 20 (1.29%) GitHub
6 20 (1.29%) TestFlight
7 13 (0.84%) Mimecast
8 12 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.78%) iTunes
9 10 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.65%) SaaS
10 9 (0.58%) Google Analytics
10 9 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (0.58%) Trello
11 8 (0.52%) IaaS
11 8 (0.52%) PaaS
12 7 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 7 (0.45%) Heroku
13 6 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 57 (3.69%) Internet
2 43 (2.78%) DNS
3 40 (2.59%) HTTP
4 39 (2.52%) VPN
5 31 (2.01%) DHCP
6 25 (1.62%) SAN
6 25 (1.62%) Skype
7 23 (1.49%) Network Security
8 20 (1.29%) TCP/IP
9 17 (1.10%) NAS
9 17 (1.10%) SSL
10 16 (1.04%) Extranet
11 15 (0.97%) VoIP
11 15 (0.97%) Wireless
12 14 (0.91%) LAN
13 12 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
14 11 (0.71%) Bluetooth
14 11 (0.71%) Ethernet
15 10 (0.65%) Firewall
16 9 (0.58%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (3.62%) MySQL
2 55 (3.56%) SQL Server
3 42 (2.72%) SQLite
4 39 (2.52%) MongoDB
5 18 (1.17%) CouchDB
6 17 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
7 16 (1.04%) DB2
7 16 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.52%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.45%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.32%) Big Data
13 5 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.32%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.32%) Redis
13 5 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.26%) GIS
14 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 197 (12.75%) Git (software)
1 197 (12.75%) Xcode
2 92 (5.95%) Jenkins
3 74 (4.79%) JIRA
4 49 (3.17%) Appium
5 48 (3.11%) Subversion
6 44 (2.85%) Cucumber
7 40 (2.59%) Selenium
8 28 (1.81%) Calabash
9 26 (1.68%) Axure RP
9 26 (1.68%) Gradle
9 26 (1.68%) JUnit
10 23 (1.49%) Robotium
11 22 (1.42%) WebDriver
12 18 (1.17%) git-flow
12 18 (1.17%) gulp
13 16 (1.04%) Android Studio
13 16 (1.04%) Visual Studio
14 15 (0.97%) Bitbucket
15 14 (0.91%) Ant
General
1 127 (8.22%) Finance
2 79 (5.11%) Retail
3 77 (4.98%) Banking
4 58 (3.75%) Games
5 40 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 32 (2.07%) Marketing
7 30 (1.94%) Publishing
8 19 (1.23%) Legal
9 17 (1.10%) Law
10 11 (0.71%) Advertising
11 9 (0.58%) Electronics
11 9 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.39%) Back Office
12 6 (0.39%) Billing
12 6 (0.39%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.26%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.19%) German Language
14 3 (0.19%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.13%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 821 (53.14%) Developer
2 520 (33.66%) iOS Developer
3 122 (7.90%) Designer
4 117 (7.57%) Senior Developer
5 115 (7.44%) Android Developer
6 112 (7.25%) Mobile Developer
7 101 (6.54%) Analyst
8 90 (5.83%) Senior iOS Developer
9 83 (5.37%) Objective-C Developer
10 74 (4.79%) UX Designer
11 70 (4.53%) Applications Developer
12 62 (4.01%) Architect
13 61 (3.95%) iOS Android Developer
14 59 (3.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 59 (3.82%) UI Designer
15 47 (3.04%) Tester
16 44 (2.85%) JavaScript Developer
17 42 (2.72%) Support Engineer
18 41 (2.65%) Desktop Support
19 40 (2.59%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (15.86%) HTML
2 219 (14.17%) CSS
3 184 (11.91%) Cocoa
4 179 (11.59%) JSON
5 166 (10.74%) RESTful
6 144 (9.32%) HTML5
7 143 (9.26%) Web Services
8 136 (8.80%) REST
9 128 (8.28%) XML
10 111 (7.18%) iOS SDK
11 106 (6.86%) AngularJS
12 99 (6.41%) .NET
13 94 (6.08%) CSS3
14 93 (6.02%) Cocoa Touch
15 85 (5.50%) Core Data
16 83 (5.37%) Node.js
17 72 (4.66%) jQuery
18 60 (3.88%) SOAP
19 47 (3.04%) UIKit
20 45 (2.91%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 435 (28.16%) Mobile App
2 311 (20.13%) User Experience
3 148 (9.58%) iPhone
4 133 (8.61%) iPad
5 115 (7.44%) Computer Science
6 105 (6.80%) Blackberry
7 50 (3.24%) Animation
8 45 (2.91%) Smartphone
9 36 (2.33%) Digital Media
10 32 (2.07%) Mobile Banking
11 30 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (1.75%) Data Structures
13 26 (1.68%) Algorithms
14 25 (1.62%) Mathematics
15 23 (1.49%) Data Centre
15 23 (1.49%) Social Media
16 21 (1.36%) Apple TV
16 21 (1.36%) Fintech
17 20 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
18 19 (1.23%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 906 (58.64%) Android
2 309 (20.00%) Windows
3 77 (4.98%) Linux
4 74 (4.79%) Windows Server
5 60 (3.88%) Windows 7
6 51 (3.30%) Windows Phone
7 43 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 35 (2.27%) Windows 10
8 35 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (2.07%) Windows 8
10 29 (1.88%) Mac OS
10 29 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
11 28 (1.81%) Windows XP
12 24 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (1.17%) Unix
16 13 (0.84%) Windows Vista
17 11 (0.71%) webOS
17 11 (0.71%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 680 (44.01%) iOS Development
2 648 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 308 (19.94%) TDD
4 252 (16.31%) Scrum
5 250 (16.18%) Mobile Development
6 236 (15.28%) Android Development
7 196 (12.69%) BDD
8 156 (10.10%) Unit Testing
9 148 (9.58%) E-Commerce
10 135 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
11 129 (8.35%) OO
12 99 (6.41%) Software Engineering
13 97 (6.28%) Web Development
14 95 (6.15%) ITIL
15 88 (5.70%) Automated Testing
16 77 (4.98%) MVC
17 73 (4.72%) Mobile Application Development
18 68 (4.40%) Open Source
19 64 (4.14%) OOP
19 64 (4.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 462 (29.90%) Objective-C
2 328 (21.23%) Apple Swift
3 281 (18.19%) JavaScript
4 251 (16.25%) Java
5 135 (8.74%) C#
6 105 (6.80%) SQL
7 77 (4.98%) PHP
8 73 (4.72%) C++
9 63 (4.08%) Ruby
10 56 (3.62%) Python
11 40 (2.59%) C
12 18 (1.17%) Scala
13 17 (1.10%) PowerShell
14 14 (0.91%) Bash Shell
15 13 (0.84%) Perl
16 11 (0.71%) Clojure
17 6 (0.39%) ES6
18 5 (0.32%) RPG IV
18 5 (0.32%) VBScript
18 5 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 164 (10.61%) Degree
2 59 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 45 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 30 (1.94%) MCSE
6 21 (1.36%) MCDST
6 21 (1.36%) MCP
7 16 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
8 15 (0.97%) DV Cleared
9 14 (0.91%) ISEB
10 12 (0.78%) A+ Certification
11 11 (0.71%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.58%) ACDT
12 9 (0.58%) ACHDS
12 9 (0.58%) ACTC
12 9 (0.58%) MCSA
12 9 (0.58%) MCSM
12 9 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.39%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (4.98%) QA
2 19 (1.23%) SLA
3 14 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.39%) SDET
5 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.065%) COBIT
7 1 (0.065%) FISMA
7 1 (0.065%) WAI
7 1 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 150 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 43 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 35 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.23%) Docker
5 14 (0.91%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (0.58%) XenApp
7 6 (0.39%) BitLocker
7 6 (0.39%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.26%) Terminal Server
8 4 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.19%) Xen
10 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.065%) Samba
11 1 (0.065%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (3.17%) AirWatch
2 37 (2.39%) SCCM
3 16 (1.04%) Casper Suite
4 15 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.84%) Puppet
5 13 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 13 (0.84%) XenMobile
6 12 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.52%) ServiceCenter
8 7 (0.45%) Ansible
8 7 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.45%) SCOM
8 7 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (0.39%) Kubernetes
9 6 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.32%) WSUS
11 4 (0.26%) SAP Afaria
11 4 (0.26%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.26%) yum
Vendors
1 250 (16.18%) Apple
2 221 (14.30%) Microsoft
3 94 (6.08%) Google
4 76 (4.92%) Xamarin
5 66 (4.27%) Citrix
6 59 (3.82%) Adobe
7 45 (2.91%) VMware
8 43 (2.78%) Oracle
9 36 (2.33%) MobileIron
10 35 (2.27%) HP
11 25 (1.62%) Symantec
12 24 (1.55%) SAP
13 20 (1.29%) Samsung
14 19 (1.23%) Atlassian
15 17 (1.10%) Facebook
16 16 (1.04%) Lotus
16 16 (1.04%) Red Hat
17 15 (0.97%) IBM
18 14 (0.91%) NetApp
19 13 (0.84%) Trend Micro
Warrington, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lennon Wright
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £175 - £190 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £380 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day TBC
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day for 6 months (REMOTE WORKING)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Knowit
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: 300-700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Knowit
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago