The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 30 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 West / Dorset
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.04% - 2.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% - 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £200 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £338
% change year-on-year +1.35% +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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 63 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 28.13% 23.86% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 25
Median daily rate £300 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 13
Median hourly rate £10.75 £12.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.00% -60.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year -8.82% +7.25%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Dorset

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 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
Bournemouth - 1 £200 - 1
Apple iOS
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) X.509
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 1 (14.29%) Xcode
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Degree

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (57.14%) X.509
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) iOS Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Support
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree