Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 2018 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
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 121 135
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 0
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 45 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.10% 1.07% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.36% 6.37% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 23
Berkshire median daily rate £385 £365 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.48% +46.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £206 £202 £180
90th Percentile £436 £483 £463
South East median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £19.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year +23.08% -10.96% -3.44%

Apple iOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 839 675 924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.46% 16.80% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 351 496
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.66% +18.66%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 57 92
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £29.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -40.58% +78.48%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.70 £12.88
90th Percentile £41.75 £52.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.18 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.19% -19.13% +25.00%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 13 £355 +5.19% 3
Slough +11 12 £394 +25.00%
Bracknell -9 4 £375 -1.32%
Maidenhead - 3 £365 - 2
Wokingham - 1 £388 -
Apple iOS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 34 (75.56%) Android
2 27 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 15 (33.33%) Windows
4 14 (31.11%) Apple
5 12 (26.67%) Objective-C
5 12 (26.67%) Office 365
6 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
7 10 (22.22%) REST
7 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 10 (22.22%) Coaching
7 10 (22.22%) Apple Swift
8 9 (20.00%) iOS Development
8 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.78%) Project Management
9 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (17.78%) Xcode
9 8 (17.78%) TDD
9 8 (17.78%) QA
9 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.78%) BDD
10 7 (15.56%) Node.js
10 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (15.56%) Mobile Development
10 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
10 7 (15.56%) Degree
10 7 (15.56%) Publishing
10 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (13.33%) iOS SDK

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Office 365
2 6 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.89%) Firebase
4 2 (4.44%) GitHub
4 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) DHCP
1 5 (11.11%) DNS
1 5 (11.11%) GSM
1 5 (11.11%) HSPA
1 5 (11.11%) LTE
1 5 (11.11%) VoLTE
1 5 (11.11%) VoWiFi
1 5 (11.11%) VPN
1 5 (11.11%) WCDMA
1 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) LAN
2 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.89%) VLAN
2 4 (8.89%) WAN
3 3 (6.67%) 3G
4 2 (4.44%) 3GPP
5 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.22%) HTTP
5 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Redis
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Xcode
2 5 (11.11%) Android Studio
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.44%) WebStorm
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) TestRail
General
1 7 (15.56%) Publishing
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Back Office
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 5 (11.11%) Applications Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Architect
2 5 (11.11%) iOS Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Xamarin Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile UI Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Scrum Master
4 3 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 3 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Architect
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.44%) React Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) REST
2 7 (15.56%) Node.js
2 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (13.33%) iOS SDK
4 5 (11.11%) JSON
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (8.89%) Android SDK
5 4 (8.89%) React
6 3 (6.67%) .NET
6 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.67%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (6.67%) SVG
6 3 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.44%) HTML
7 2 (4.44%) HTML5
7 2 (4.44%) jQuery
7 2 (4.44%) RESTful
7 2 (4.44%) Velocity
7 2 (4.44%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) iPad
3 4 (8.89%) iPhone
3 4 (8.89%) Life Science
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.44%) Social Media
6 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Android
2 15 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.67%) Linux
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Coaching
2 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 9 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 8 (17.78%) BDD
4 8 (17.78%) Project Management
4 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.78%) TDD
5 7 (15.56%) Mobile Development
5 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.33%) Remediation Plan
7 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 5 (11.11%) Scrum
7 5 (11.11%) Service Design
7 5 (11.11%) User Stories
8 4 (8.89%) Android Development
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) Objective-C
2 10 (22.22%) Apple Swift
3 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Java
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) XenApp
2 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (8.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Apple
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) Samsung
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) Symantec
4 4 (8.89%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Xamarin
5 3 (6.67%) Forcepoint
5 3 (6.67%) Google
5 3 (6.67%) MobileIron
5 3 (6.67%) Polycom
6 2 (4.44%) Canon
7 1 (2.22%) Sony