The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Apple iOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple iOS
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 119 110
Rank change year-on-year +23 -9  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 7 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.28% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 1.41% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 18
Median daily rate £356 £313 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.00% +2.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £199 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £374 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £338
% change year-on-year - +9.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £24.60
% change year-on-year - -28.86%  

Apple iOS is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 280 497 591
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.69% 19.95% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 288 294
Median daily rate £390 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 42
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -7.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.50 £13.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £32.50 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in Berkshire

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Berkshire

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Berkshire

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in Berkshire

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 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
Reading +25 5 £369 +18.00% 2
Slough +8 1 £350 -
Bracknell - 1 £225 - 2
Apple iOS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 21 (95.45%) Android
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
5 5 (22.73%) Mobile Development
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 4 (18.18%) Appium
7 3 (13.64%) C
7 3 (13.64%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) JIRA
7 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Office 365
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (9.09%) REST
8 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
8 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
1 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.55%) 3GPP
2 1 (4.55%) GSM
2 1 (4.55%) HSPA
2 1 (4.55%) LTE
2 1 (4.55%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) VLAN
2 1 (4.55%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Appium
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
3 2 (9.09%) Calabash
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Xcode
4 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Publishing
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Architect
5 1 (4.55%) BlackBerry Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Android
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile Development
3 3 (13.64%) BDD
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.09%) Android Development
4 2 (9.09%) API Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Case Management
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
5 1 (4.55%) Defect Management
5 1 (4.55%) Field Research
5 1 (4.55%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
3 1 (4.55%) XAML
3 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (9.09%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Apple
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) Samsung
2 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) VMware