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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 193 155 144
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -11
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 725 829 815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.33% 1.50% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.81% 6.78% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 518 582
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 21
Median hourly rate £31.75 £19.08 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.40% +35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £19.08 £13.87
% change year-on-year
+49.37% +37.56%

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
12481 12235 11977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.89% 22.16% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7803 7070 6827
Median daily rate £390 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 638 1012 1042
Median hourly rate £16.97 £16.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.84% +3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -33 683 £400 - 323
London -35 397 £425 -3.40% 165
South East +4 109 £375 +13.63% 44
City of London +6 62 £450 - 47
Yorkshire +39 47 £425 +26.86% 30
West Yorkshire +25 39 £413 +19.56% 22
West Sussex -16 33 £375 +15.38% 1
Leeds +15 32 £413 +18.70% 16
Scotland +1 31 £275 -33.33% 13
North West -55 31 £375 +7.14% 29
South West -32 29 £375 -6.25% 19
East of England +10 26 £375 -1.63% 10
East Midlands +17 21 £310 -14.48% 9
Surrey 0 19 £338 -14.55% 4
Crawley -6 17 £425 +27.81%
Manchester -27 17 £375 +7.14% 13
Glasgow +17 15 £275 - 3
Cambridgeshire +10 15 £375 +11.11% 4
West Midlands -11 15 £225 -34.78% 12
Buckinghamshire -4 14 £330 -12.00% 5
Hampshire -6 12 £338 +2.27% 8
Berkshire -16 12 £400 +25.49% 8
Cambridge +7 11 £375 +11.11% 4
Bristol -22 11 £394 -4.54% 8
North East -33 11 £300 - 5
Tyne and Wear -41 11 £300 - 4
Milton Keynes 0 10 £259 -33.22% 4
Wiltshire +3 9 £375 -11.76% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 9 £285 - 2
Gatwick +7 7 £375 +13.20%

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 739 (54.34%) Android
2 600 (44.12%) iOS Development
3 505 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
4 383 (28.16%) Mobile App
5 380 (27.94%) Objective-C
6 283 (20.81%) Apple Swift
7 282 (20.74%) User Experience
8 270 (19.85%) Windows
9 225 (16.54%) TDD
10 220 (16.18%) JavaScript
11 217 (15.96%) Mobile Development
12 209 (15.37%) Java
13 193 (14.19%) Android Development
14 192 (14.12%) Apple
15 183 (13.46%) Microsoft
16 171 (12.57%) Scrum
17 168 (12.35%) HTML
18 163 (11.99%) RESTful
19 148 (10.88%) Xcode
20 131 (9.63%) CSS
21 130 (9.56%) BDD
22 129 (9.49%) iPhone
23 128 (9.41%) Cocoa
24 127 (9.34%) Finance
25 124 (9.12%) Web Services
25 124 (9.12%) iPad
26 117 (8.60%) JSON
26 117 (8.60%) Active Directory
27 111 (8.16%) HTML5
28 104 (7.65%) Unit Testing

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 (3.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 46 (3.38%) Node.js
3 43 (3.16%) CMS
4 32 (2.35%) MS Exchange
5 28 (2.06%) SharePoint
6 23 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (1.40%) IBM Notes
7 19 (1.40%) Skype for Business
8 13 (0.96%) Apache
9 12 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (0.81%) Mule
11 9 (0.66%) WordPress
12 8 (0.59%) Confluence
13 7 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (0.51%) nginx
14 6 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.44%) Joomla!
15 5 (0.37%) Drupal
15 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 91 (6.69%) MS Office
2 84 (6.18%) MS Excel
3 45 (3.31%) Photoshop
4 28 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
5 24 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (0.96%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.66%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.37%) InDesign
9 3 (0.22%) GIMP
10 2 (0.15%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.074%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.074%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.074%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 35 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.37%) BigMachines
2 5 (0.37%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.29%) Magento
3 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.15%) KANA IQ
5 2 (0.15%) OpenText Process Suite
5 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.074%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.79%) Office 365
3 28 (2.06%) GitHub
4 26 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (1.18%) SaaS
6 12 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.81%) Heroku
8 10 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.66%) Force.com
9 9 (0.66%) Google Play
10 7 (0.51%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.51%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 6 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 6 (0.44%) CloudFront
11 6 (0.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.79%) HTTP
2 37 (2.72%) VPN
3 35 (2.57%) Internet
4 22 (1.62%) DNS
5 20 (1.47%) SSL
6 15 (1.10%) DHCP
6 15 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.96%) LAN
7 13 (0.96%) SAN
7 13 (0.96%) Skype
8 12 (0.88%) Extranet
8 12 (0.88%) Firewall
9 11 (0.81%) Bluetooth
9 11 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (0.81%) VoIP
10 10 (0.74%) Network Security
11 7 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (0.51%) WAN
12 5 (0.37%) Intranet
13 4 (0.29%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (3.09%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.06%) MySQL
3 26 (1.91%) MongoDB
4 15 (1.10%) SQLite
5 14 (1.03%) DB2
6 12 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 11 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 10 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.59%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.51%) Big Data
11 6 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.37%) Redis
13 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.22%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 148 (10.88%) Xcode
2 102 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 63 (4.63%) Jenkins
4 62 (4.56%) JIRA
5 30 (2.21%) Cucumber
5 30 (2.21%) Selenium
6 29 (2.13%) Appium
7 27 (1.99%) Subversion
8 26 (1.91%) Gradle
9 21 (1.54%) Axure RP
10 17 (1.25%) Ant
10 17 (1.25%) WebDriver
11 16 (1.18%) Android Studio
12 14 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (1.03%) Bitbucket
12 14 (1.03%) Calabash
13 13 (0.96%) Visual Studio
14 11 (0.81%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.74%) Maven
15 10 (0.74%) webpack
General
1 127 (9.34%) Finance
2 89 (6.54%) Banking
3 76 (5.59%) Retail
4 39 (2.87%) Games
5 35 (2.57%) Marketing
6 27 (1.99%) Publishing
7 22 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.18%) Law
8 16 (1.18%) Legal
9 13 (0.96%) Retail Banking
10 11 (0.81%) Advertising
11 9 (0.66%) Electronics
12 8 (0.59%) Back Office
13 7 (0.51%) Billing
13 7 (0.51%) German Language
14 6 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.37%) Automotive
16 4 (0.29%) French Language
16 4 (0.29%) Local Government
16 4 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 711 (52.28%) Developer
2 492 (36.18%) iOS Developer
3 97 (7.13%) Android Developer
3 97 (7.13%) Designer
3 97 (7.13%) Mobile Developer
4 95 (6.99%) Senior Developer
5 93 (6.84%) Analyst
6 85 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 75 (5.51%) Senior iOS Developer
8 71 (5.22%) Objective-C Developer
9 69 (5.07%) iOS Android Developer
10 60 (4.41%) UX Designer
11 56 (4.12%) Desktop Support
12 55 (4.04%) Architect
13 45 (3.31%) UI Designer
14 44 (3.24%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 44 (3.24%) Support Engineer
15 38 (2.79%) Support Analyst
16 37 (2.72%) Mobile Designer
17 36 (2.65%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (12.35%) HTML
2 163 (11.99%) RESTful
3 131 (9.63%) CSS
4 128 (9.41%) Cocoa
5 124 (9.12%) Web Services
6 117 (8.60%) JSON
7 111 (8.16%) HTML5
8 97 (7.13%) XML
9 94 (6.91%) REST
10 89 (6.54%) .NET
11 88 (6.47%) iOS SDK
12 69 (5.07%) jQuery
13 63 (4.63%) Cocoa Touch
14 62 (4.56%) CSS3
15 61 (4.49%) AngularJS
16 50 (3.68%) SOAP
17 42 (3.09%) Core Animation
18 31 (2.28%) Backbone.js
18 31 (2.28%) PhoneGap
19 29 (2.13%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 383 (28.16%) Mobile App
2 282 (20.74%) User Experience
3 129 (9.49%) iPhone
4 124 (9.12%) iPad
5 84 (6.18%) Blackberry
6 67 (4.93%) Computer Science
7 50 (3.68%) Animation
8 41 (3.01%) Smartphone
9 36 (2.65%) Data Structures
10 30 (2.21%) Mobile Banking
11 29 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (1.91%) Algorithms
14 20 (1.47%) Social Media
15 17 (1.25%) Cryptography
16 16 (1.18%) Digital Media
17 15 (1.10%) Fintech
18 13 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
19 12 (0.88%) iSeries
19 12 (0.88%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 739 (54.34%) Android
2 270 (19.85%) Windows
3 92 (6.76%) Windows 7
4 56 (4.12%) Linux
5 54 (3.97%) Windows 8
6 39 (2.87%) Windows Server
7 36 (2.65%) Windows XP
8 35 (2.57%) Mac OS X
9 34 (2.50%) Windows 10
10 32 (2.35%) Windows Phone
11 28 (2.06%) Mac OS
12 20 (1.47%) Unix
13 18 (1.32%) Windows Vista
14 17 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
18 5 (0.37%) webOS
18 5 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (44.12%) iOS Development
2 505 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
3 225 (16.54%) TDD
4 217 (15.96%) Mobile Development
5 193 (14.19%) Android Development
6 171 (12.57%) Scrum
7 130 (9.56%) BDD
8 104 (7.65%) OO
8 104 (7.65%) Unit Testing
9 92 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (6.76%) E-Commerce
10 87 (6.40%) Software Engineering
11 77 (5.66%) ITIL
12 67 (4.93%) CRM
13 66 (4.85%) Mobile Application Development
14 65 (4.78%) Web Development
15 64 (4.71%) Automated Testing
16 60 (4.41%) MVC
17 57 (4.19%) Wireframes
18 50 (3.68%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 380 (27.94%) Objective-C
2 283 (20.81%) Apple Swift
3 220 (16.18%) JavaScript
4 209 (15.37%) Java
5 93 (6.84%) C#
6 83 (6.10%) SQL
7 58 (4.26%) PHP
8 44 (3.24%) C++
9 38 (2.79%) C
10 27 (1.99%) Python
11 23 (1.69%) Ruby
12 22 (1.62%) PowerShell
13 17 (1.25%) Scala
14 14 (1.03%) Apex Code
15 10 (0.74%) SOQL
15 10 (0.74%) VBScript
16 8 (0.59%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.59%) ES6
17 6 (0.44%) ActionScript
17 6 (0.44%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 97 (7.13%) Degree
2 35 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.81%) MCDST
4 11 (0.81%) MCSE
5 10 (0.74%) MCP
6 9 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.59%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.51%) CISSP
8 7 (0.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 6 (0.44%) A+ Certification
10 5 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.37%) MCITP
11 4 (0.29%) CISM
11 4 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.29%) ISEB
11 4 (0.29%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.29%) PMP
12 3 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.37%) QA
2 25 (1.84%) SLA
3 5 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.29%) SDET
5 2 (0.15%) COBIT
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.074%) FISMA
6 1 (0.074%) WAI
6 1 (0.074%) WCAG
System Software
1 117 (8.60%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.10%) XenDesktop
3 12 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.51%) Docker
6 5 (0.37%) XenApp
7 4 (0.29%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.29%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.15%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.15%) Postfix
8 2 (0.15%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.074%) Firmware
9 1 (0.074%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.074%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.074%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.074%) vSphere
9 1 (0.074%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (2.35%) AirWatch
2 27 (1.99%) SCCM
3 11 (0.81%) Puppet
3 11 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.44%) XenMobile
7 4 (0.29%) Ansible
7 4 (0.29%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.29%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.22%) Casper Suite
8 3 (0.22%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.15%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.15%) Nmap
9 2 (0.15%) SAP Afaria
9 2 (0.15%) yum
9 2 (0.15%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 192 (14.12%) Apple
2 183 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 60 (4.41%) Google
4 58 (4.26%) Xamarin
5 53 (3.90%) Adobe
6 51 (3.75%) Citrix
7 29 (2.13%) SAP
8 28 (2.06%) MobileIron
9 20 (1.47%) Oracle
10 19 (1.40%) Lotus
11 18 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (1.25%) iManage
13 16 (1.18%) Atlassian
13 16 (1.18%) HP
14 15 (1.10%) Siebel
15 14 (1.03%) VMware
16 12 (0.88%) IBM
16 12 (0.88%) Intel Security
17 11 (0.81%) Facebook
18 9 (0.66%) Symantec
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £ Excellent
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £NEG
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £290 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £301 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £301 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: negotiable on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Rate: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago