Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 75 88
Rank change year-on-year -39 +13 -6
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 37 63 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.20% 2.14% 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.85% 10.98% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 54
Manchester median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £343 £220 £200
90th Percentile £525 £475 £484
North West median daily rate £400 £370 £400
% change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £21.78 -
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +61.54% -17.56%

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 633 574 768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.51% 19.52% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 345 518
Manchester median daily rate £365 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £131 £136 £184
90th Percentile £525 £538 £505
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 38
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £17.43 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.74% +17.18% +10.19%
10th Percentile £11.06 £11.35 £9.95
90th Percentile £32.00 £41.83 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £14.50
% change year-on-year +0.40% +20.21% -8.05%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in Manchester

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Manchester

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Manchester

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in Manchester

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Stockport +9 4 £350 -
Altrincham - 2 £400 - 5
Apple iOS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 22 (59.46%) Android
2 18 (48.65%) iOS Development
3 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
3 14 (37.84%) User Experience
4 12 (32.43%) Mobile App
4 12 (32.43%) JSON
5 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 11 (29.73%) Apache Cordova
6 10 (27.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (27.03%) Apple Swift
7 9 (24.32%) Objective-C
7 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
8 8 (21.62%) Kony
9 7 (18.92%) Ionic Framework
9 7 (18.92%) HTTP
9 7 (18.92%) SOAP
9 7 (18.92%) RESTful
9 7 (18.92%) Banking
10 6 (16.22%) TDD
10 6 (16.22%) Xcode
10 6 (16.22%) CSS
10 6 (16.22%) C#
10 6 (16.22%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (13.51%) REST
11 5 (13.51%) React Native
11 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
11 5 (13.51%) Core Data
11 5 (13.51%) HTML
11 5 (13.51%) Windows

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) Multicast
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) Xcode
3 3 (8.11%) Axure RP
3 3 (8.11%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (8.11%) Protractor
4 2 (5.41%) Clang
5 1 (2.70%) Appium
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) FishEye
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.92%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) iOS Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Angular Developer
4 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.41%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Architect
5 2 (5.41%) React Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Architect
6 1 (2.70%) iOS Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Lead iOS Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Objective-C Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
2 12 (32.43%) JSON
3 11 (29.73%) Apache Cordova
4 10 (27.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (18.92%) Ionic Framework
5 7 (18.92%) RESTful
5 7 (18.92%) SOAP
6 6 (16.22%) CSS
7 5 (13.51%) Core Animation
7 5 (13.51%) Core Data
7 5 (13.51%) HTML
7 5 (13.51%) React Native
7 5 (13.51%) REST
8 4 (10.81%) .NET
9 3 (8.11%) CSS3
9 3 (8.11%) HTML5
9 3 (8.11%) iOS SDK
9 3 (8.11%) LESS
9 3 (8.11%) Redux
10 2 (5.41%) Electron Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) User Experience
2 12 (32.43%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.22%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (13.51%) Animation
5 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (5.41%) iPad
5 2 (5.41%) iPhone
5 2 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.70%) Social Network
6 1 (2.70%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Android
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) iOS Development
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) TDD
4 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
4 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Android Development
6 3 (8.11%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Push Notifications
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (5.41%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.41%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Decision-Making
8 1 (2.70%) DevOps
8 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) Apple Swift
3 9 (24.32%) Objective-C
4 6 (16.22%) C#
5 4 (10.81%) SQL
6 3 (8.11%) Java
7 2 (5.41%) C
8 1 (2.70%) C++
8 1 (2.70%) Go
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Kony
2 2 (5.41%) Apple
2 2 (5.41%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.70%) Xamarin