Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 75 125
Rank change year-on-year +6 +50 -42
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 94 58 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.06% 2.18% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.44% 12.42% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 17
Manchester median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £292 £220 £150
90th Percentile £453 £491 £430
North West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate £21.70 - £28.50
10th Percentile £21.00 - £26.75
90th Percentile £27.58 - £30.25
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £15.15 £17.17
% change year-on-year +38.61% -11.76% +32.08%

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 609 467 721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.82% 17.58% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 309 376
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £155 £176 £166
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 28 36
Manchester median hourly rate £21.35 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.74% +3.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.08 £10.68 £10.88
90th Percentile £41.40 £36.50 £34.88
North West median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +3.33% +7.14%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +7 11 £413 - 1
Salford -1 7 £369 -13.24% 3
Bolton - 1 £80 -
Apple iOS
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 76 (80.85%) Android
2 52 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (52.13%) iOS Development
4 47 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 43 (45.74%) Mobile App
6 42 (44.68%) Android Development
7 36 (38.30%) Scrum
8 31 (32.98%) Java
9 26 (27.66%) CSS
9 26 (27.66%) User Experience
10 24 (25.53%) AngularJS
10 24 (25.53%) Windows
11 22 (23.40%) Web Services
12 21 (22.34%) Apple Swift
13 18 (19.15%) Python
13 18 (19.15%) JSON
14 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (17.02%) CSS3
15 16 (17.02%) REST
15 16 (17.02%) Axure RP
15 16 (17.02%) LESS
15 16 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (15.96%) Adobe Illustrator
17 14 (14.89%) Oracle
17 14 (14.89%) Xamarin
17 14 (14.89%) Unit Testing
17 14 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
18 13 (13.83%) Mobile Development
19 12 (12.77%) Front End Development
19 12 (12.77%) MySQL

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 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.26%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
1 1 (1.06%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) SMS
2 5 (5.32%) Firewall
2 5 (5.32%) LAN
2 5 (5.32%) PBX
2 5 (5.32%) VoIP
2 5 (5.32%) VPN
2 5 (5.32%) WAN
3 1 (1.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) MySQL
1 12 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.06%) DB2
2 1 (1.06%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Axure RP
2 10 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.45%) Karma Test Runner
3 7 (7.45%) Protractor
4 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.32%) JIRA
5 4 (4.26%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.26%) Mockito
6 2 (2.13%) Xcode
7 1 (1.06%) NUnit
7 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (10.64%) Games
2 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) Finance
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (63.83%) Developer
2 23 (24.47%) iOS Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (9.57%) Android Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) iOS Android Developer
9 5 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Network Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Xamarin Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Django Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Python/Django Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Java Android Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.66%) CSS
2 24 (25.53%) AngularJS
3 22 (23.40%) Web Services
4 18 (19.15%) JSON
5 16 (17.02%) CSS3
5 16 (17.02%) LESS
5 16 (17.02%) REST
5 16 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (12.77%) Ajax
6 12 (12.77%) Django
7 11 (11.70%) HTML
7 11 (11.70%) J2EE
8 6 (6.38%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.32%) .NET
9 5 (5.32%) Java EE
9 5 (5.32%) Struts
9 5 (5.32%) Xamarin.iOS
10 4 (4.26%) iOS SDK
10 4 (4.26%) Node.js
10 4 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (45.74%) Mobile App
2 26 (27.66%) User Experience
3 11 (11.70%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (8.51%) Data Structures
5 7 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.32%) Smartphone
8 4 (4.26%) Kindle
8 4 (4.26%) NHS
9 2 (2.13%) BYOD
10 1 (1.06%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
10 1 (1.06%) iPhone
10 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
10 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 76 (80.85%) Android
2 24 (25.53%) Windows
3 12 (12.77%) Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (52.13%) iOS Development
3 42 (44.68%) Android Development
4 36 (38.30%) Scrum
5 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (14.89%) Unit Testing
7 13 (13.83%) Mobile Development
8 12 (12.77%) Change Management
8 12 (12.77%) Front End Development
9 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (11.70%) TDD
10 8 (8.51%) Data Analysis
10 8 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (7.45%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
12 5 (5.32%) Microservices
12 5 (5.32%) OOP
12 5 (5.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 5 (5.32%) Software Testing
12 5 (5.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (32.98%) Java
3 21 (22.34%) Apple Swift
4 18 (19.15%) Python
5 11 (11.70%) C#
6 8 (8.51%) Objective-C
7 6 (6.38%) C++
8 5 (5.32%) SQL
9 4 (4.26%) Java 8
10 1 (1.06%) PHP
10 1 (1.06%) Ruby
10 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.06%) CBAP
2 1 (1.06%) MCDST
2 1 (1.06%) MCP
2 1 (1.06%) MCSE
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) GCP
2 1 (1.06%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.06%) Ansible
1 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.06%) Puppet
1 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (14.89%) Oracle
1 14 (14.89%) Xamarin
2 5 (5.32%) Apple
3 2 (2.13%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.13%) IBM
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe
4 1 (1.06%) Google
4 1 (1.06%) Sage
4 1 (1.06%) VMware