The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 80 82
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 25 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.65% 0.90% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.53% 4.81% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 12
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £261 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £615 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year -18.60% +33.25%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 332 291 358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 21.87% 18.77% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 162 166
Median daily rate £338 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £615 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 36
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £11.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in the East Midlands

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in the East Midlands

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in the East Midlands

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Nottinghamshire -1 12 £400 +21.21% 5
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
Northamptonshire +3 3 £444 - 1
Leicestershire -6 3 £375 +15.38% 4
Derbyshire -13 3 £125 -64.91% 1
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 34 (73.91%) Android
2 20 (43.48%) Windows
3 19 (41.30%) iOS Development
4 18 (39.13%) Mobile App
5 15 (32.61%) Android Development
5 15 (32.61%) .NET
6 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (26.09%) JSON
7 12 (26.09%) Java
7 12 (26.09%) RESTful
7 12 (26.09%) Xamarin
8 10 (21.74%) Windows 8
8 10 (21.74%) Apple Swift
8 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 10 (21.74%) Finance
8 10 (21.74%) Objective-C
9 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
9 9 (19.57%) Windows 10
10 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (15.22%) Time Management
11 7 (15.22%) iPhone
11 7 (15.22%) JIRA
11 7 (15.22%) Migration
11 7 (15.22%) C#
11 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
11 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
11 7 (15.22%) Active Directory

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
1 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (13.04%) IBM Notes
2 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (4.35%) CouchDB
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) JIRA
3 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
5 3 (6.52%) NUnit
5 3 (6.52%) Selenium
5 3 (6.52%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.35%) Gradle
6 2 (4.35%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.35%) JProfiler
6 2 (4.35%) JUnit
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.17%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) iOS Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Android Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Applications Developer
4 6 (13.04%) iOS Android Developer
4 6 (13.04%) IT Support
4 6 (13.04%) Xamarin Developer
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) JSON
2 12 (26.09%) RESTful
3 6 (13.04%) Android SDK
3 6 (13.04%) HTML
3 6 (13.04%) iOS SDK
3 6 (13.04%) Web Services
4 5 (10.87%) Cocoa
5 4 (8.70%) Cocoa Touch
5 4 (8.70%) Xamarin.iOS
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (6.52%) SOAP
6 3 (6.52%) XML
6 3 (6.52%) XSLT
7 2 (4.35%) Ajax
7 2 (4.35%) CSS
7 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.35%) J2EE
7 2 (4.35%) SAML
7 2 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.22%) iPad
2 7 (15.22%) iPhone
3 6 (13.04%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.70%) Smartphone
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.52%) Fat Client
5 3 (6.52%) Thin Client
5 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
6 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Android
2 20 (43.48%) Windows
3 10 (21.74%) Windows 8
4 9 (19.57%) Windows 10
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (4.35%) Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) iOS Development
2 15 (32.61%) Android Development
3 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.22%) Migration
5 7 (15.22%) Mobile Development
5 7 (15.22%) Time Management
6 6 (13.04%) B2C
6 6 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (10.87%) Coaching
7 5 (10.87%) Scrum
7 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.70%) Break/Fix
8 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.52%) OO
9 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Security Testing
9 3 (6.52%) TDD
10 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Java
2 10 (21.74%) Apple Swift
2 10 (21.74%) Objective-C
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 6 (13.04%) VBScript
6 2 (4.35%) C
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Xamarin
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) Citrix
4 6 (13.04%) HP
4 6 (13.04%) Lotus
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Perforce
6 1 (2.17%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) VMware