Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 113 155
Rank change year-on-year -26 +42 +18
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 73 77 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.42% 1.58% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.40% 6.47% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 57 28
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -9.09%
10th Percentile £213 £258 £180
90th Percentile £500 £460 £454
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 8
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +30.23% +43.33%
10th Percentile £16.78 £17.31 £16.98
90th Percentile £63.75 £41.51 £28.05
England median hourly rate £18.25 £22.84 £17.50
% change year-on-year -20.08% +30.49% +9.38%

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 the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1141 1190 1406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 22.15% 24.41% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 627 674
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +0.36%
10th Percentile £130 £158 £150
90th Percentile £550 £512 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 150 251
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.58% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £12.44 £10.74 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in the East of England

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in the East of England

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in the East of England

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in the East of England

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Apple iOS in the East of England

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Bedfordshire +4 32 £400 +6.67%
Cambridgeshire -11 21 £325 -7.14% 8
Suffolk +15 5 £250 -48.72%
Norfolk +4 5 £293 -10.00% 2
Hertfordshire -5 5 £350 -12.50% 1
Essex -36 5 £425 +21.43% 1
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 56 (76.71%) Android
2 48 (65.75%) Mobile App
3 27 (36.99%) Java
4 24 (32.88%) iOS Development
5 22 (30.14%) Xamarin
6 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (26.03%) Windows
8 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
8 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (23.29%) Web Services
10 16 (21.92%) TDD
10 16 (21.92%) Apple Swift
11 15 (20.55%) Mobile Development
11 15 (20.55%) Test Automation
12 14 (19.18%) Cucumber
13 13 (17.81%) Jenkins
13 13 (17.81%) Objective-C
13 13 (17.81%) QA
14 12 (16.44%) JIRA
14 12 (16.44%) Retail
14 12 (16.44%) Internet
14 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
14 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (15.07%) Android Development
15 11 (15.07%) SQL
16 10 (13.70%) HTML
16 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
17 9 (12.33%) REST
17 9 (12.33%) Mac OS X

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (9.59%) Confluence
2 5 (6.85%) CMS
2 5 (6.85%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Maximo
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.59%) Sauce Labs
4 5 (6.85%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.85%) Google App Engine
4 5 (6.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (6.85%) IaaS
4 5 (6.85%) Office 365
5 4 (5.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) Internet
2 6 (8.22%) Bluetooth
3 3 (4.11%) Skype
4 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.74%) Wireless
5 1 (1.37%) DHCP
5 1 (1.37%) DNS
5 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) Redis
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Cucumber
2 13 (17.81%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.44%) JIRA
4 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
5 9 (12.33%) Selenium
6 8 (10.96%) Appium
7 7 (9.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (9.59%) Bitbucket
7 7 (9.59%) Calabash
7 7 (9.59%) WebDriver
8 6 (8.22%) Protractor
9 4 (5.48%) JUnit
9 4 (5.48%) Xcode
10 3 (4.11%) Jasmine
10 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.74%) Capybara
11 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
12 1 (1.37%) Subversion
12 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.44%) Retail
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 7 (9.59%) Corporate Banking
3 7 (9.59%) Finance
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Developer
2 20 (27.40%) iOS Developer
3 12 (16.44%) Xamarin Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Applications Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Automation Tester
5 10 (13.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Tester
6 8 (10.96%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Android Developer
7 7 (9.59%) iOS Android Developer
7 7 (9.59%) QA Automation Tester
7 7 (9.59%) QA Tester
8 6 (8.22%) Security Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Test Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Desktop Support
10 4 (5.48%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Desktop Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Software Test Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.29%) Web Services
2 10 (13.70%) HTML
3 9 (12.33%) REST
4 8 (10.96%) RESTful
4 8 (10.96%) SOAP
5 6 (8.22%) CSS
5 6 (8.22%) JSON
6 5 (6.85%) XML
7 4 (5.48%) Cocoa
7 4 (5.48%) Core Animation
7 4 (5.48%) Core Data
7 4 (5.48%) iOS SDK
7 4 (5.48%) iPhone SDK
8 3 (4.11%) Gherkin
9 2 (2.74%) .NET
9 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.74%) Ajax
9 2 (2.74%) HTML5
9 2 (2.74%) jQuery
9 2 (2.74%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (65.75%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.22%) iPhone
3 4 (5.48%) Animation
4 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.37%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 56 (76.71%) Android
2 19 (26.03%) Windows
3 9 (12.33%) Linux
3 9 (12.33%) Mac OS X
4 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.85%) AIX
5 5 (6.85%) Mac OS
5 5 (6.85%) Solaris
5 5 (6.85%) Unix
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) iOS Development
2 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (21.92%) TDD
5 15 (20.55%) Mobile Development
5 15 (20.55%) Test Automation
6 11 (15.07%) Android Development
7 9 (12.33%) Information Security
8 7 (9.59%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 7 (9.59%) Functional Testing
8 7 (9.59%) QA Automation
9 6 (8.22%) Data Privacy
9 6 (8.22%) DevOps
9 6 (8.22%) MVC
9 6 (8.22%) SDLC
9 6 (8.22%) Secure Coding
9 6 (8.22%) Security Architecture
10 5 (6.85%) BDD
10 5 (6.85%) Cryptography
10 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.99%) Java
2 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.92%) Apple Swift
4 13 (17.81%) Objective-C
5 11 (15.07%) SQL
6 9 (12.33%) C#
7 7 (9.59%) Ruby
8 5 (6.85%) C++
8 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.74%) Python
10 1 (1.37%) C
10 1 (1.37%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) CISM
2 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) MCITP
2 1 (1.37%) MCSE
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) QA
2 4 (5.48%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.59%) Docker
2 5 (6.85%) vCloud
2 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.85%) vSphere
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) SCCM
2 4 (5.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Xamarin
2 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.96%) Apple
4 7 (9.59%) VMware
5 5 (6.85%) Google
6 2 (2.74%) IBM
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle
6 2 (2.74%) VocaLink
7 1 (1.37%) Citrix
7 1 (1.37%) Mitel
7 1 (1.37%) SAP