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 3 months to 23 June 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 84 65
Rank change year-on-year +14 -19  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 19 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 0.93% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.72% 5.26% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 14
Median daily rate £313 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.87% +8.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £345 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £453 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year -18.60% +33.25%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 246 323 307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 17.69% 17.76% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 175 152
Median daily rate £400 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +20.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £204 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 43
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.89% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £28.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 - - 3
Apple iOS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 40 (74.07%) Android
2 28 (51.85%) Mobile App
3 22 (40.74%) iOS Development
3 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (33.33%) HTML
5 17 (31.48%) Apple Swift
6 13 (24.07%) Windows
6 13 (24.07%) Objective-C
7 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 12 (22.22%) HTML5
7 12 (22.22%) Android Development
8 11 (20.37%) TDD
8 11 (20.37%) Scrum
9 10 (18.52%) Games
9 10 (18.52%) Java
9 10 (18.52%) BDD
9 10 (18.52%) Mobile Development
10 9 (16.67%) Xamarin
10 9 (16.67%) Finance
11 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
11 8 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
12 7 (12.96%) Apache Cordova
12 7 (12.96%) Apple
12 7 (12.96%) Xcode
13 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
13 6 (11.11%) Blackberry
13 6 (11.11%) User Experience
13 6 (11.11%) React
14 5 (9.26%) Greenfield Project

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) GitHub
3 1 (1.85%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 3 (5.56%) DHCP
1 3 (5.56%) DNS
1 3 (5.56%) Extranet
1 3 (5.56%) NFC
1 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Xcode
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.70%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.70%) Mocha
5 1 (1.85%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Babel
5 1 (1.85%) CocoaPods
5 1 (1.85%) Gradle
5 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.85%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.85%) webpack
General
1 10 (18.52%) Games
2 9 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Law
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) iOS Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Xamarin Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Android Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) iOS Android Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Applications Developer
8 4 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Applications Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Desktop Support
9 3 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Mobile Architect
10 2 (3.70%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) HTML
2 12 (22.22%) HTML5
3 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 7 (12.96%) Apache Cordova
5 6 (11.11%) React
6 5 (9.26%) CSS
6 5 (9.26%) Xamarin.iOS
7 4 (7.41%) Material Design
7 4 (7.41%) Node.js
7 4 (7.41%) REST
7 4 (7.41%) SOAP
7 4 (7.41%) Web Services
7 4 (7.41%) XSLT
8 3 (5.56%) Marmalade SDK
8 3 (5.56%) Pixi.js
8 3 (5.56%) RESTful
8 3 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (3.70%) .NET
9 2 (3.70%) Cocoa
9 2 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (51.85%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 6 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.56%) Mobile Games
5 2 (3.70%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.70%) Life Science
5 2 (3.70%) New Media
6 1 (1.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Android
2 13 (24.07%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Phone
4 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (40.74%) iOS Development
2 12 (22.22%) Android Development
3 11 (20.37%) Scrum
3 11 (20.37%) TDD
4 10 (18.52%) BDD
4 10 (18.52%) Mobile Development
5 8 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.26%) Kanban
6 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.56%) Document Management
8 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.56%) Project Management
8 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.70%) ITIL
9 2 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) Apple Swift
2 13 (24.07%) Objective-C
3 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) Java
5 4 (7.41%) C#
5 4 (7.41%) SQL
6 3 (5.56%) C++
6 3 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (3.70%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.85%) MCITP
1 1 (1.85%) MCSA
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Xamarin
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.96%) Apple
4 5 (9.26%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Perforce
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
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