Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 63 40
Rank change year-on-year +10 -23 +24
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 10 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.82% 1.44% 4.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.10% 6.88% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Kent median daily rate £450 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% - -
South East median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £6.25 - -
South East median hourly rate £19.50 £35.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -44.29% +180.00% -19.02%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 99 160 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 18.00% 21.00% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 104 63
Kent median daily rate £340 £326 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.21% -6.79% -
10th Percentile £123 £171 £113
90th Percentile £475 £512 £557
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 11
Kent median hourly rate £13.00 £27.63 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.94% +72.66% -4.48%
10th Percentile £8.88 £16.61 £12.93
90th Percentile £13.90 £38.54 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £15.97 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +15.15% +3.13%

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
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 26 July 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
Tunbridge Wells +5 3 £450 -
Dover - 1 - -
Apple iOS
South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 10 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Xamarin
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (30.00%) Material Design
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
5 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Android Development
5 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Advertising
5 3 (30.00%) Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Advertising
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Designer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Tester
1 3 (30.00%) UI Designer
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) Material Design
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Android Development
2 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) SDET
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft