The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iOS
UK / England
Rank 164 188 149
Rank change year-on-year +24 -39  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 661 627 745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.58% 1.28% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 5.98% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 411 469
Median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 24
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -2.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.47 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £44.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £25.70
% change year-on-year +8.57% -31.90%  

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8593 10492 10615
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.56% 21.39% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5512 6554 6074
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 514 640 881
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in England

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in England

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in England

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Apple iOS in England

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
London +24 372 £434 -3.61% 136
South East +3 79 £350 -6.66% 36
East of England +17 52 £350 -12.50% 37
North West +19 49 £406 +8.33% 35
Yorkshire +35 46 £400 +1.58% 11
East Midlands -5 22 £325 +13.04% 12
South West +4 20 £268 -17.69% 18
West Midlands -5 11 £350 +21.73% 24
North East -3 10 £290 +38.09% 6
Apple iOS
UK

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 England region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 850 (65.33%) Android
2 558 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
3 527 (40.51%) iOS Development
4 406 (31.21%) Mobile App
5 351 (26.98%) Apple Swift
6 327 (25.13%) Objective-C
7 266 (20.45%) JavaScript
8 264 (20.29%) Windows
9 258 (19.83%) TDD
10 248 (19.06%) Android Development
11 223 (17.14%) HTML
12 218 (16.76%) User Experience
13 214 (16.45%) Java
14 207 (15.91%) Scrum
15 188 (14.45%) CSS
16 172 (13.22%) Mobile Development
17 168 (12.91%) Apple
18 165 (12.68%) Git (software)
19 145 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
20 144 (11.07%) RESTful
20 144 (11.07%) Finance
21 142 (10.91%) Microsoft
22 132 (10.15%) C#
23 120 (9.22%) Software Engineering
24 118 (9.07%) Web Services
24 118 (9.07%) BDD
25 113 (8.69%) HTML5
26 111 (8.53%) JIRA
26 111 (8.53%) Xcode
27 110 (8.46%) JSON

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 32 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 30 (2.31%) MS Exchange
3 28 (2.15%) Confluence
4 25 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (1.61%) Skype for Business
6 18 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 18 (1.38%) CMS
7 13 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (0.77%) IIS
9 9 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (0.69%) IBM Notes
10 8 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.61%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.54%) JBoss
11 7 (0.54%) Mule
11 7 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 80 (6.15%) MS Office
2 50 (3.84%) MS Excel
3 32 (2.46%) InVision
4 27 (2.08%) Photoshop
5 15 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.31%) UXPin
9 2 (0.15%) UserZoom
10 1 (0.077%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.077%) InDesign
10 1 (0.077%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (0.92%) Adobe Campaign
2 9 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.077%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (3.69%) Office 365
3 47 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (3.15%) GitHub
5 15 (1.15%) Google Play
6 14 (1.08%) G Suite
7 12 (0.92%) TestFlight
8 7 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (0.54%) PaaS
9 6 (0.46%) Heroku
9 6 (0.46%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.38%) Google Drive
11 4 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 4 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.31%) iTunes
12 3 (0.23%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.23%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.07%) DNS
2 36 (2.77%) Internet
3 30 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 26 (2.00%) DHCP
5 23 (1.77%) LAN
5 23 (1.77%) Skype
5 23 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (1.54%) HTTP
7 17 (1.31%) VPN
7 17 (1.31%) Wireless
8 16 (1.23%) Bluetooth
9 15 (1.15%) VoIP
10 13 (1.00%) LDAP
10 13 (1.00%) Network Security
11 12 (0.92%) Ethernet
12 9 (0.69%) RTP
12 9 (0.69%) RTSP
12 9 (0.69%) WAN
13 8 (0.61%) Firewall
14 6 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.07%) MySQL
3 34 (2.61%) MongoDB
4 28 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 22 (1.69%) SQLite
6 21 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 21 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 20 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.08%) Big Data
9 9 (0.69%) CouchDB
9 9 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (0.46%) Mixpanel
10 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.23%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 165 (12.68%) Git (software)
2 111 (8.53%) JIRA
2 111 (8.53%) Xcode
3 101 (7.76%) Jenkins
4 61 (4.69%) Selenium
5 60 (4.61%) Cucumber
6 46 (3.54%) Subversion
7 45 (3.46%) Android Studio
8 42 (3.23%) Calabash
9 35 (2.69%) Appium
10 32 (2.46%) Axure RP
11 31 (2.38%) JUnit
12 24 (1.84%) CocoaPods
13 20 (1.54%) git-flow
13 20 (1.54%) Gradle
13 20 (1.54%) Visual Studio
13 20 (1.54%) WebDriver
14 18 (1.38%) SoapUI
15 14 (1.08%) TeamCity
16 13 (1.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 144 (11.07%) Finance
2 88 (6.76%) Banking
3 70 (5.38%) Retail
4 44 (3.38%) Marketing
5 43 (3.31%) Games
6 25 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.69%) Publishing
8 14 (1.08%) Automotive
9 12 (0.92%) Advertising
9 12 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.54%) Electronics
11 7 (0.54%) Law
12 6 (0.46%) Legal
13 5 (0.38%) Back Office
13 5 (0.38%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.38%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.38%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 728 (55.96%) Developer
2 410 (31.51%) iOS Developer
3 127 (9.76%) Android Developer
4 92 (7.07%) Designer
5 90 (6.92%) Senior Developer
6 83 (6.38%) Mobile Developer
7 75 (5.76%) iOS Android Developer
8 73 (5.61%) Analyst
9 68 (5.23%) Xamarin Developer
10 64 (4.92%) Applications Developer
11 61 (4.69%) Java Developer
12 58 (4.46%) UI Designer
13 55 (4.23%) Senior iOS Developer
14 45 (3.46%) Architect
14 45 (3.46%) UX Designer
15 41 (3.15%) Support Engineer
16 40 (3.07%) Mobile Designer
17 38 (2.92%) JavaScript Developer
17 38 (2.92%) Tester
18 37 (2.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (17.14%) HTML
2 188 (14.45%) CSS
3 144 (11.07%) RESTful
4 118 (9.07%) Web Services
5 113 (8.69%) HTML5
6 110 (8.46%) JSON
7 102 (7.84%) REST
8 99 (7.61%) .NET
9 95 (7.30%) Cocoa
10 91 (6.99%) iOS SDK
11 82 (6.30%) XML
12 73 (5.61%) Core Data
13 68 (5.23%) AngularJS
14 61 (4.69%) jQuery
14 61 (4.69%) Node.js
15 51 (3.92%) CSS3
16 50 (3.84%) React
17 46 (3.54%) Cocoa Touch
18 43 (3.31%) Android SDK
19 40 (3.07%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 406 (31.21%) Mobile App
2 218 (16.76%) User Experience
3 108 (8.30%) iPhone
4 66 (5.07%) iPad
5 53 (4.07%) Blackberry
6 42 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 39 (3.00%) Animation
8 36 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
10 25 (1.92%) Smartphone
11 23 (1.77%) Algorithms
12 20 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
13 18 (1.38%) Data Structures
13 18 (1.38%) Fintech
13 18 (1.38%) Management Information System
14 15 (1.15%) Streaming Video
15 13 (1.00%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.77%) Digital Media
17 9 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
18 8 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 850 (65.33%) Android
2 264 (20.29%) Windows
3 71 (5.46%) Linux
4 69 (5.30%) Windows 7
5 55 (4.23%) Windows 10
6 51 (3.92%) Windows Server
7 41 (3.15%) Mac OS X
8 31 (2.38%) Windows 8
9 27 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (1.92%) Unix
11 23 (1.77%) Mac OS
11 23 (1.77%) Windows Phone
12 22 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
13 20 (1.54%) Windows XP
14 17 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.69%) AIX
16 9 (0.69%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.61%) webOS
17 8 (0.61%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 558 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (40.51%) iOS Development
3 258 (19.83%) TDD
4 248 (19.06%) Android Development
5 207 (15.91%) Scrum
6 172 (13.22%) Mobile Development
7 145 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
8 120 (9.22%) Software Engineering
9 118 (9.07%) BDD
10 87 (6.69%) E-Commerce
11 85 (6.53%) Automated Testing
12 78 (6.00%) OO
13 71 (5.46%) Unit Testing
14 70 (5.38%) MVC
15 63 (4.84%) Mobile Application Development
16 61 (4.69%) Pair Programming
17 57 (4.38%) DevOps
18 56 (4.30%) Front End Development
19 55 (4.23%) Web Development
20 52 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 351 (26.98%) Apple Swift
2 327 (25.13%) Objective-C
3 266 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 214 (16.45%) Java
5 132 (10.15%) C#
6 102 (7.84%) SQL
7 71 (5.46%) C++
8 64 (4.92%) Python
9 53 (4.07%) Ruby
10 33 (2.54%) C
11 26 (2.00%) PHP
12 19 (1.46%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.23%) Scala
14 14 (1.08%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.08%) VBScript
15 10 (0.77%) Perl
15 10 (0.77%) XAML
16 9 (0.69%) ES6
17 7 (0.54%) Go
17 7 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (5.46%) Degree
2 42 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 25 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 16 (1.23%) MCSE
7 10 (0.77%) DBS Check
7 10 (0.77%) ISEB
7 10 (0.77%) MCSA
8 9 (0.69%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (0.61%) ACDT
9 8 (0.61%) ACHDS
9 8 (0.61%) ACTC
9 8 (0.61%) MCDST
9 8 (0.61%) MCP
9 8 (0.61%) MCSM
10 7 (0.54%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.31%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (7.69%) QA
2 12 (0.92%) SDET
2 12 (0.92%) SLA
3 5 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.38%) WCAG
4 4 (0.31%) PMO
4 4 (0.31%) WAI
5 1 (0.077%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.077%) GDPR
5 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 105 (8.07%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.15%) Docker
3 15 (1.15%) XenDesktop
4 13 (1.00%) BitLocker
4 13 (1.00%) XenApp
5 11 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (0.61%) Xen
8 5 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.31%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.077%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 43 (3.31%) SCCM
2 23 (1.77%) AirWatch
3 21 (1.61%) HockeyApp
4 14 (1.08%) Puppet
5 13 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 12 (0.92%) Ansible
6 12 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.85%) WSUS
8 6 (0.46%) Jamf Pro
8 6 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.15%) Kibana
10 2 (0.15%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.15%) SCOM
10 2 (0.15%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.077%) logstash
11 1 (0.077%) Mesos
11 1 (0.077%) Salt
11 1 (0.077%) Terraform
Vendors
1 168 (12.91%) Apple
2 142 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 110 (8.46%) Xamarin
4 69 (5.30%) Adobe
5 64 (4.92%) Google
6 39 (3.00%) Citrix
7 27 (2.08%) Oracle
8 16 (1.23%) VMware
9 15 (1.15%) HP
10 14 (1.08%) Symantec
11 12 (0.92%) Splunk
12 11 (0.85%) Remedy
13 10 (0.77%) Dell
13 10 (0.77%) MobileIron
13 10 (0.77%) SAP
14 9 (0.69%) Brightcove
14 9 (0.69%) Lotus
14 9 (0.69%) ServiceNow
15 8 (0.61%) BMC
15 8 (0.61%) Tealium
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North Yorkshire
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City, London
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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London
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Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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City, London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Rate: £400.00 - £600 per day
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London
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Rate: £425 - £475 per day
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London
Hurren and Hope
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
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City, London
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City, London
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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London
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City of London
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