Period
to 23 June 2018

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 6 months to 23 June 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 178 196
Rank change year-on-year +17 +18 -35
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 1,576 1,250 1,320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.72% 1.48% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.22% 7.21% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,058 858 921
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £213 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 43 50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -4.11% +2.16%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £12.90
90th Percentile £42.50 £58.80 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.86% -7.89% +3.08%

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19,164 17,332 21,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.94% 20.54% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,114 10,951 13,773
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £204 £213
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,302 1,030 1,228
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +2.10%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.47 £16.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year +5.85% -2.02% +4.21%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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
London +14 963 £454 +3.77% 240
North of England +6 243 £400 - 132
South East +36 223 £400 +4.92% 86
North West +15 127 £400 +11.11% 72
Midlands +4 94 £350 +1.82% 60
Yorkshire -15 87 £425 +6.25% 52
East Midlands +8 54 £363 +7.41% 25
West Midlands -4 40 £338 -3.57% 34
North East +11 30 £265 -22.91% 8
South West -2 24 £375 +36.36% 42
East of England -57 23 £388 +10.71% 40
Apple iOS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 1,069 (67.83%) Android
2 654 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
3 520 (32.99%) iOS Development
4 484 (30.71%) Mobile App
5 426 (27.03%) JavaScript
6 396 (25.13%) Windows
7 331 (21.00%) Apple Swift
8 329 (20.88%) Java
9 318 (20.18%) User Experience
10 281 (17.83%) Git (software)
11 260 (16.50%) Finance
12 259 (16.43%) Objective-C
13 257 (16.31%) Android Development
14 246 (15.61%) HTML
15 238 (15.10%) CSS
16 235 (14.91%) TDD
17 233 (14.78%) Scrum
18 224 (14.21%) Microsoft
19 221 (14.02%) Apple
20 218 (13.83%) Mobile Development
21 214 (13.58%) Test Automation
22 196 (12.44%) Active Directory
23 176 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
24 173 (10.98%) React Native
25 167 (10.60%) DevOps
26 166 (10.53%) REST
27 164 (10.41%) JIRA
28 161 (10.22%) Node.js
29 159 (10.09%) RESTful
30 155 (9.84%) AngularJS

Apple iOS
Co-occurring 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 52 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 44 (2.79%) Confluence
3 39 (2.47%) Skype for Business
4 31 (1.97%) CMS
5 27 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (1.46%) SharePoint
7 12 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (0.76%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (0.51%) IIS
9 8 (0.51%) Mule
10 7 (0.44%) JBoss
11 6 (0.38%) Apache
11 6 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.38%) IBM Notes
11 6 (0.38%) nginx
12 5 (0.32%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.32%) Liferay
13 4 (0.25%) Alfresco
Applications
1 134 (8.50%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (3.05%) InVision
3 32 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 31 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (1.21%) Photoshop
6 15 (0.95%) UserZoom
7 14 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (0.32%) MS Visio
11 4 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
11 4 (0.25%) UXPin
12 3 (0.19%) Flinto
13 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.13%) InDesign
13 2 (0.13%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.063%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.063%) Simulink
14 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.13%) Line 50
2 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.13%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.063%) Revive Adserver
3 1 (0.063%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 152 (9.64%) Office 365
2 144 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (2.66%) PaaS
5 35 (2.22%) GitHub
6 21 (1.33%) G Suite
7 20 (1.27%) IaaS
7 20 (1.27%) OneDrive
8 17 (1.08%) Google Play
9 14 (0.89%) SaaS
10 13 (0.82%) BrowserStack
11 12 (0.76%) OpenShift
11 12 (0.76%) Sauce Labs
12 11 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 11 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
12 11 (0.70%) TestFlight
13 10 (0.63%) Serverless
14 9 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (0.44%) Heroku
16 6 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.82%) DNS
2 61 (3.87%) DHCP
3 55 (3.49%) VPN
4 45 (2.86%) Internet
5 38 (2.41%) Skype
6 28 (1.78%) LAN
6 28 (1.78%) VoIP
7 24 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
8 23 (1.46%) SMS
9 22 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
10 21 (1.33%) WAN
11 19 (1.21%) Bluetooth
12 16 (1.02%) TCP/IP
13 15 (0.95%) SSL
14 14 (0.89%) Firewall
14 14 (0.89%) HTTP
15 13 (0.82%) WLAN
16 10 (0.63%) PBX
16 10 (0.63%) SMTP
17 9 (0.57%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (3.81%) MySQL
2 56 (3.55%) SQL Server
3 49 (3.11%) MongoDB
4 38 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (1.90%) Cosmos DB
6 26 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (1.65%) Redis
7 23 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 23 (1.46%) Relational Database
8 17 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
8 17 (1.08%) Blockchain
9 16 (1.02%) Big Data
9 16 (1.02%) SQLite
10 12 (0.76%) CouchDB
11 10 (0.63%) Oracle Database
12 9 (0.57%) Cloud Spanner
12 9 (0.57%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.57%) HBase
12 9 (0.57%) NewSQL
13 8 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 281 (17.83%) Git (software)
2 164 (10.41%) JIRA
3 131 (8.31%) Jenkins
4 112 (7.11%) Xcode
5 82 (5.20%) Selenium
6 78 (4.95%) Cucumber
7 69 (4.38%) Axure RP
7 69 (4.38%) Visual Studio
8 68 (4.31%) Subversion
9 64 (4.06%) Appium
10 50 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
11 39 (2.47%) Mercurial
12 37 (2.35%) CocoaPods
13 32 (2.03%) Maven
14 31 (1.97%) TeamCity
14 31 (1.97%) WebDriver
15 29 (1.84%) Sublime Text
16 22 (1.40%) Gradle
17 19 (1.21%) SpecFlow
18 18 (1.14%) Android Studio
General
1 260 (16.50%) Finance
2 115 (7.30%) Banking
3 75 (4.76%) Retail
4 53 (3.36%) Games
5 45 (2.86%) Marketing
6 39 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.09%) Publishing
8 23 (1.46%) Law
9 16 (1.02%) Investment Banking
10 14 (0.89%) Legal
11 13 (0.82%) Automotive
11 13 (0.82%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.44%) Electronics
13 7 (0.44%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.32%) Advertising
14 5 (0.32%) Front Office
14 5 (0.32%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.25%) French Language
15 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 722 (45.81%) Developer
2 312 (19.80%) iOS Developer
3 159 (10.09%) Analyst
4 99 (6.28%) Mobile Developer
4 99 (6.28%) React Developer
5 90 (5.71%) Designer
6 84 (5.33%) Applications Developer
7 78 (4.95%) Architect
8 77 (4.89%) Senior Developer
9 71 (4.51%) Android Developer
10 70 (4.44%) Desktop Support
11 69 (4.38%) Support Engineer
12 68 (4.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 64 (4.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 64 (4.06%) Support Analyst
14 63 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
15 60 (3.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 59 (3.74%) UX Designer
17 48 (3.05%) iOS Android Developer
18 45 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (15.61%) HTML
2 238 (15.10%) CSS
3 173 (10.98%) React Native
4 166 (10.53%) REST
5 161 (10.22%) Node.js
6 159 (10.09%) RESTful
7 155 (9.84%) AngularJS
8 149 (9.45%) React
9 147 (9.33%) Web Services
10 142 (9.01%) .NET
11 120 (7.61%) HTML5
12 118 (7.49%) JSON
13 89 (5.65%) CSS3
14 71 (4.51%) jQuery
15 59 (3.74%) Sass
16 57 (3.62%) Cocoa
17 55 (3.49%) OAuth
18 52 (3.30%) Redux
18 52 (3.30%) SOAP
19 51 (3.24%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 484 (30.71%) Mobile App
2 318 (20.18%) User Experience
3 119 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 107 (6.79%) iPhone
5 83 (5.27%) Greenfield Project
6 80 (5.08%) iPad
7 78 (4.95%) Computer Science
8 62 (3.93%) Fintech
9 61 (3.87%) Smartphone
10 39 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
11 33 (2.09%) Management Information System
12 28 (1.78%) Blackberry
13 23 (1.46%) Virtual Team
14 22 (1.40%) Animation
14 22 (1.40%) PKI
15 20 (1.27%) Data Structures
16 18 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
17 13 (0.82%) Video on Demand
18 11 (0.70%) BYOD
18 11 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1,069 (67.83%) Android
2 396 (25.13%) Windows
3 155 (9.84%) Windows 10
4 88 (5.58%) Windows 7
5 83 (5.27%) Mac OS
6 74 (4.70%) Linux
7 73 (4.63%) Mac OS X
8 69 (4.38%) Windows Server
9 47 (2.98%) Windows 8
10 41 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (1.71%) Unix
12 26 (1.65%) Windows Phone
13 23 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (1.21%) Windows Phone 8
15 15 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
15 15 (0.95%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.63%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.38%) Nucleus RTOS
18 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 654 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 520 (32.99%) iOS Development
3 257 (16.31%) Android Development
4 235 (14.91%) TDD
5 233 (14.78%) Scrum
6 218 (13.83%) Mobile Development
7 214 (13.58%) Test Automation
8 176 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
9 167 (10.60%) DevOps
10 153 (9.71%) BDD
11 145 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
12 110 (6.98%) Microservices
13 100 (6.35%) MVC
14 86 (5.46%) ITIL
14 86 (5.46%) Software Engineering
15 85 (5.39%) OO
16 77 (4.89%) Front End Development
17 76 (4.82%) Mobile Application Development
17 76 (4.82%) Unit Testing
18 75 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 426 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 331 (21.00%) Apple Swift
3 329 (20.88%) Java
4 259 (16.43%) Objective-C
5 149 (9.45%) C#
6 113 (7.17%) SQL
7 72 (4.57%) Python
8 59 (3.74%) C++
8 59 (3.74%) PHP
9 58 (3.68%) ES6
10 50 (3.17%) PowerShell
11 37 (2.35%) Go
12 32 (2.03%) Ruby
13 29 (1.84%) Kotlin
14 28 (1.78%) JSX
15 24 (1.52%) Java 8
16 23 (1.46%) TypeScript
17 22 (1.40%) C
18 21 (1.33%) ES7
19 13 (0.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 108 (6.85%) Degree
2 103 (6.54%) Security Cleared
3 84 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 47 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 35 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.14%) Master's Degree
7 15 (0.95%) MCSE
8 13 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
10 11 (0.70%) MCDST
11 9 (0.57%) ISEB
12 8 (0.51%) A+ Certification
13 7 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
13 7 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.32%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.25%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.25%) MBA
15 4 (0.25%) MCSA
15 4 (0.25%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (6.98%) QA
2 57 (3.62%) SLA
3 17 (1.08%) GDPR
4 11 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.38%) PMO
6 5 (0.32%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.19%) COBIT
8 3 (0.19%) FISMA
8 3 (0.19%) NIST 800
9 2 (0.13%) JTAG
10 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.063%) GCP
10 1 (0.063%) ISO 26262
10 1 (0.063%) MISRA
10 1 (0.063%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.063%) WCAG
System Software
1 196 (12.44%) Active Directory
2 70 (4.44%) Docker
3 19 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (0.57%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.19%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.19%) Firmware
8 3 (0.19%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.19%) Varnish
8 3 (0.19%) XenApp
9 1 (0.063%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.063%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.063%) Xen
Systems Management
1 95 (6.03%) SCCM
2 42 (2.66%) Microsoft Intune
3 39 (2.47%) Kubernetes
4 38 (2.41%) AirWatch
5 20 (1.27%) Terraform
6 19 (1.21%) SAP Afaria
6 19 (1.21%) XenMobile
7 13 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 12 (0.76%) Ansible
8 12 (0.76%) Puppet
9 8 (0.51%) HockeyApp
9 8 (0.51%) SCOM
10 6 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.32%) Kibana
11 5 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.25%) Grafana
12 4 (0.25%) Graphite
12 4 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.19%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 224 (14.21%) Microsoft
2 221 (14.02%) Apple
3 105 (6.66%) Xamarin
4 83 (5.27%) Google
5 81 (5.14%) Citrix
6 40 (2.54%) Adobe
7 31 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (1.97%) SAP
8 30 (1.90%) Oracle
9 22 (1.40%) VMware
10 20 (1.27%) McAfee
11 18 (1.14%) IBM
12 15 (0.95%) HP
13 13 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
14 12 (0.76%) Bloomberg
15 11 (0.70%) Apigee
15 11 (0.70%) Atlassian
15 11 (0.70%) Reuters
15 11 (0.70%) ServiceNow
16 10 (0.63%) Samsung