The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iOS
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 32 35 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.19% 0.80% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.36% 4.17% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £200 £350 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.85% +48.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -4.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £25.70
% change year-on-year +8.57% -31.90%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 56 48 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 22.13% 19.28% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 36
Median daily rate £310 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Liverpool

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (33.33%) OneDrive
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft