Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 59 67
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 -18
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 9 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.90% 1.24% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 6.86% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 6
Kent median daily rate £275 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.89% +24.14% -
10th Percentile £138 £425 £264
90th Percentile £445 £475 £494
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Kent median hourly rate - £6.25 -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +56.00%

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 126 102 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 26.58% 18.05% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 73 93
Kent median daily rate £328 £345 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.07% -10.39% +11.59%
10th Percentile £138 £137 £203
90th Percentile £469 £515 £511
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Kent median hourly rate £14.18 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.06% -2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.34 £13.66
90th Percentile £25.63 £19.50 £40.33
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.36 £18.50
% change year-on-year +13.97% -17.00% +14.62%

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 25 April 2018.

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 25 April 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
Folkestone - 4 £138 -
Dartford - 3 £300 -
Gravesend - 1 £325 -
West Malling - 1 £425 -
Apple iOS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) iPhone
2 5 (55.56%) iPad
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
3 4 (44.44%) IBM Notes
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Lotus
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 3 (33.33%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP

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 4 (44.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Appium
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) Deskside Support
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) iPad
1 5 (55.56%) iPhone
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Lotus
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) DevExpress
3 1 (11.11%) Xamarin