The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 113 97 99
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 16 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.74% 2.58% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 11
Average daily rate £325 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -5.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
583 466 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.69% 22.70% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 197 251
Average daily rate £320 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £120 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 76 64
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the Yorkshire region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Yorkshire region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -9 15 £325 +5.69% 10
North Yorkshire - 4 £325 - 3
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 29 (72.50%) Android
2 24 (60.00%) iOS Development
3 18 (45.00%) Mobile App
4 16 (40.00%) Objective-C
5 14 (35.00%) Android Development
6 12 (30.00%) JSON
6 12 (30.00%) Apple
7 11 (27.50%) HTML
7 11 (27.50%) OOP
7 11 (27.50%) OO
7 11 (27.50%) Cocoa
8 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 10 (25.00%) iPad
8 10 (25.00%) HTML5
9 8 (20.00%) XML
9 8 (20.00%) Xcode
9 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (17.50%) Subversion
10 7 (17.50%) OpenGL
10 7 (17.50%) SQL
11 6 (15.00%) Web Services
11 6 (15.00%) MVC
11 6 (15.00%) iOS SDK
11 6 (15.00%) iPhone
11 6 (15.00%) jQuery
12 5 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (12.50%) UIKit
12 5 (12.50%) CSS
12 5 (12.50%) C#
13 4 (10.00%) C++

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Xcode
2 7 (17.50%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) iOS Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Android Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.00%) iPhone Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (2.50%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support Technician
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.50%) Support Technician
8 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) JSON
2 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 11 (27.50%) Cocoa
3 10 (25.00%) HTML5
4 8 (20.00%) XML
5 7 (17.50%) OpenGL
6 6 (15.00%) Web Services
6 6 (15.00%) iOS SDK
6 6 (15.00%) jQuery
7 5 (12.50%) UIKit
7 5 (12.50%) CSS
8 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.00%) CSS3
8 4 (10.00%) RESTful
9 3 (7.50%) REST
9 3 (7.50%) Sass
9 3 (7.50%) LAMP
9 3 (7.50%) XHTML
10 2 (5.00%) Core Animation
11 1 (2.50%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (25.00%) iPad
3 6 (15.00%) iPhone
4 4 (10.00%) NHS
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Media
5 3 (7.50%) Handset
6 2 (5.00%) Animation
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.00%) Social Media
7 1 (2.50%) Open Source
7 1 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Android
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 14 (35.00%) Android Development
3 11 (27.50%) OOP
3 11 (27.50%) OO
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (10.00%) Web Development
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 2 (5.00%) SOA
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.00%) Memory Management
9 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
10 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Apple
2 1 (2.50%) Sencha
2 1 (2.50%) Netbiscuits
2 1 (2.50%) Kony
2 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.50%) Facebook
2 1 (2.50%) Twitter
2 1 (2.50%) Volantis
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft