Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 18 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 76 102
Rank change year-on-year -25 +26 -13
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 35 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.52% 1.97% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.76% 8.29% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 6
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.81% -7.81% +16.36%
10th Percentile £354 £264 £258
90th Percentile £600 £513 £444
South East median daily rate £375 £348 £350
% change year-on-year +7.91% -0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 518 398 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.51% 23.70% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 191 181
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.23% +26.95%
10th Percentile £140 £256 £200
90th Percentile £500 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +9.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 38
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.84% +13.79%
10th Percentile £11.35 £8.92 £9.50
90th Percentile £67.00 £25.15 £32.63
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in Buckinghamshire

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Buckinghamshire

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Buckinghamshire

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in Buckinghamshire

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Milton Keynes -12 34 £480 +28.86% 6
Apple iOS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 32 (91.43%) Android
2 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 17 (48.57%) Apple Swift
4 17 (48.57%) REST
5 16 (45.71%) Open Source
5 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
5 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
5 16 (45.71%) Selenium
5 16 (45.71%) SOAP
5 16 (45.71%) Docker
6 15 (42.86%) Appium
6 15 (42.86%) Java
6 15 (42.86%) SQL
6 15 (42.86%) TDD
6 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (42.86%) JIRA
6 15 (42.86%) WebDriver
7 14 (40.00%) Confluence
7 14 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (40.00%) Mac OS X
7 14 (40.00%) Internet
7 14 (40.00%) Web Services
7 14 (40.00%) Bitbucket
7 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 13 (37.14%) QA
8 13 (37.14%) Cucumber
9 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (28.57%) Redis

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 14 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.71%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Internet
2 5 (14.29%) Bluetooth
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Redis
2 3 (8.57%) Big Data
2 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
1 16 (45.71%) Selenium
2 15 (42.86%) Appium
2 15 (42.86%) JIRA
2 15 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 14 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (40.00%) Bitbucket
3 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (37.14%) Cucumber
5 4 (11.43%) Calabash
6 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
6 3 (8.57%) IntelliJ
6 3 (8.57%) Jasmine
6 3 (8.57%) NUnit
6 3 (8.57%) PhantomJS
6 3 (8.57%) Protractor
6 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
6 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.71%) git-flow
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Tester
2 12 (34.29%) Automation Tester
3 10 (28.57%) QA Tester
4 9 (25.71%) QA Automation Tester
5 7 (20.00%) Architect
6 6 (17.14%) Technical Architect
7 5 (14.29%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Automation Tester
7 5 (14.29%) Senior QA Tester
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Tester
7 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Designer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Designer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior UI Designer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior UI/UX Designer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior UX Designer
8 4 (11.43%) UI Designer
8 4 (11.43%) UI/UX Designer
8 4 (11.43%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) REST
2 16 (45.71%) SOAP
3 14 (40.00%) Web Services
4 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (17.14%) HTML
6 5 (14.29%) Node.js
6 5 (14.29%) RESTful
7 4 (11.43%) CSS
7 4 (11.43%) CSS3
7 4 (11.43%) HTML5
7 4 (11.43%) Material Design
7 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (8.57%) JSON
9 2 (5.71%) Java EE
9 2 (5.71%) WSDL
10 1 (2.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 20 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
3 4 (11.43%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Android
2 20 (57.14%) Windows
3 14 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) Open Source
2 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
3 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (42.86%) TDD
4 9 (25.71%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 8 (22.86%) iOS Development
6 6 (17.14%) SDLC
7 5 (14.29%) Android Development
7 5 (14.29%) DevOps
7 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.43%) BDD
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (11.43%) Web Design
8 4 (11.43%) Wireframes
9 3 (8.57%) API Testing
9 3 (8.57%) ITIL
9 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Apple Swift
2 15 (42.86%) Java
2 15 (42.86%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) Ruby
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) CCSP
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Docker
2 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
1 3 (8.57%) SCOM
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Apple
2 5 (14.29%) HP
2 5 (14.29%) Xamarin
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Sun
5 1 (2.86%) StorageTek
5 1 (2.86%) VMware