Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 December 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 East > Kent
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 52 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 -19 +24
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 6 4 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.11% 0.83% 4.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.77% 4.00% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Kent median daily rate £207 £250 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.40% -21.88% +120.69%
10th Percentile £138 £166 £278
90th Percentile £388 £331 £380
South East median daily rate £385 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +14.07% -3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £20.06 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +33.73% -14.29% -7.41%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 104 100 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.29% 20.75% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 54 65
Kent median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £105 £143 £175
90th Percentile £438 £434 £490
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 17
Kent median hourly rate £12.50 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.21% -2.56% +32.20%
10th Percentile £11.25 £15.37 £13.80
90th Percentile £13.75 £21.95 £40.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.38 £18.13
% change year-on-year +6.87% -9.66% +14.70%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in Kent

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Kent

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Kent over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Kent

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Folkestone - 3 £138 -
Dartford +1 1 £275 +83.33%
Gravesend - 1 £325 -
West Malling - 1 £425 -
Apple iOS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) iPhone
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Lotus
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Appium
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (16.67%) Gherkin

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Appium
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Deskside Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Deskside Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
1 4 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Apple