Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 November 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 8
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 0 3 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 1.00% 14.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.84% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 25
Chester median daily rate - £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.54% -0.61%
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +14.29% -15.15% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +17.31% -17.56% -42.65%

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 Chester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43 62 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 20.19% 20.60% 33.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 48 56
Chester median daily rate £300 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +4.17% +2.00%
10th Percentile £280 £300 £306
90th Percentile £465 £532 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £394
% change year-on-year -11.76% +7.94% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% -19.63%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.67 £11.08
90th Percentile £16.65 £14.88 £24.88
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £16.92
% change year-on-year -3.70% -20.21% +14.25%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in Chester

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Chester

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in Chester