The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 52 53
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.75% 0.21% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.36% 0.71% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
Median daily rate £270 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 - £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 - £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £338
% change year-on-year - +9.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 88 141 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 24.24% 30.19% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 71 82
Median daily rate £200 £358 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.05% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £133 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -27.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.80 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £44.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Gloucestershire

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Gloucestershire

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in Gloucestershire

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cheltenham - 6 £285 -
Gloucester - 3 £120 - 1
Apple iOS
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 15 (65.22%) Android
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Internet
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Apple
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (30.43%) JIRA
5 7 (30.43%) DBS Check
6 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Issue Tracking
6 6 (26.09%) Content Management
6 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
6 6 (26.09%) CMS
6 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
7 5 (21.74%) Time Management
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Mac OS
7 5 (21.74%) Network Management
7 5 (21.74%) User Experience
7 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
8 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
9 3 (13.04%) Games

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 6 (26.09%) CMS
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
1 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.04%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Customer Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Customer Support Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Support Technician
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) EJB
2 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.70%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) Java EE
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) STL
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Android
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Mac OS
4 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
4 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Content Management
2 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 6 (26.09%) Issue Tracking
2 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
3 5 (21.74%) Network Management
3 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
3 5 (21.74%) Time Management
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
6 2 (8.70%) Multichannel Retail
6 2 (8.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) DBS Check
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Apple
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
2 3 (13.04%) IBM Sterling