Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 91 102
Rank change year-on-year +20 +11 -1
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 90 52 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.77% 1.81% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.66% 10.22% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 32
Manchester median daily rate £375 £350 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -14.89% +13.45%
10th Percentile £299 £236 £325
90th Percentile £475 £472 £474
North West median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +9.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 £19.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £24.50 £18.00 £26.75
90th Percentile £31.50 £20.00 £30.25
North West median hourly rate £19.25 £15.15 £13.00
% change year-on-year +27.06% +16.54% -

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 614 509 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.93% 17.72% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 313 428
Manchester median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £150 £163 £178
90th Percentile £563 £525 £500
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 39 37
Manchester median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% +6.90% +7.41%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.75 £10.70
90th Percentile £38.75 £40.75 £34.16
North West median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -4.69% +18.52% -6.90%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +17 13 £413 - 3
Salford - 3 £369 - 3
Altrincham - 2 £400 -
Apple iOS
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 72 (80.00%) Android
2 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (52.22%) JavaScript
4 43 (47.78%) iOS Development
5 36 (40.00%) Mobile App
6 33 (36.67%) Scrum
7 32 (35.56%) User Experience
8 31 (34.44%) Android Development
9 30 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 27 (30.00%) Java
11 26 (28.89%) CSS
12 24 (26.67%) JSON
13 23 (25.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 22 (24.44%) Windows
15 20 (22.22%) REST
16 19 (21.11%) Web Services
17 18 (20.00%) Axure RP
17 18 (20.00%) Apple Swift
18 17 (18.89%) LESS
18 17 (18.89%) CSS3
18 17 (18.89%) Adobe Illustrator
19 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (15.56%) TDD
20 14 (15.56%) Python
21 13 (14.44%) Unit Testing
21 13 (14.44%) Front End Development
22 12 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
22 12 (13.33%) Objective-C
22 12 (13.33%) Ajax
22 12 (13.33%) Linux

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 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) GitHub
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) HTTP
1 5 (5.56%) SMS
2 1 (1.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.11%) FTP
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) Multicast
2 1 (1.11%) PBX
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.11%) VoIP
2 1 (1.11%) VPN
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) MySQL
1 12 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 9 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 9 (10.00%) Protractor
3 8 (8.89%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.78%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.67%) Xcode
6 4 (4.44%) JIRA
7 3 (3.33%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.22%) Clang
8 2 (2.22%) Mockito
9 1 (1.11%) Appium
9 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.89%) Games
2 6 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (71.11%) Developer
2 24 (26.67%) iOS Developer
3 12 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (10.00%) Android Developer
5 8 (8.89%) Architect
6 7 (7.78%) Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) iOS Android Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Xamarin Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Python Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Angular Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Django Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Python/Django Developer
10 3 (3.33%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.33%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Java Android Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 26 (28.89%) CSS
3 24 (26.67%) JSON
4 23 (25.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 20 (22.22%) REST
6 19 (21.11%) Web Services
7 17 (18.89%) CSS3
7 17 (18.89%) LESS
8 12 (13.33%) Ajax
9 11 (12.22%) Django
9 11 (12.22%) HTML
10 9 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
10 9 (10.00%) J2EE
11 7 (7.78%) .NET
11 7 (7.78%) RESTful
12 6 (6.67%) Xamarin.iOS
13 5 (5.56%) Ionic Framework
13 5 (5.56%) Java EE
13 5 (5.56%) SOAP
13 5 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 32 (35.56%) User Experience
3 7 (7.78%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.78%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.44%) Animation
5 4 (4.44%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.44%) Kindle
5 4 (4.44%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.22%) iPad
6 2 (2.22%) iPhone
7 1 (1.11%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.11%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.11%) BYOD
7 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.11%) NHS
7 1 (1.11%) Social Network
7 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.11%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 72 (80.00%) Android
2 22 (24.44%) Windows
3 12 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (47.78%) iOS Development
3 33 (36.67%) Scrum
4 31 (34.44%) Android Development
5 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (15.56%) TDD
7 13 (14.44%) Front End Development
7 13 (14.44%) Unit Testing
8 12 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (12.22%) Change Management
10 10 (11.11%) Mobile Development
11 9 (10.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
12 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
14 4 (4.44%) Data Analysis
14 4 (4.44%) Prototyping
15 3 (3.33%) Business Analysis
15 3 (3.33%) Rapid Prototyping
15 3 (3.33%) Software Engineering
15 3 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.22%) JavaScript
2 27 (30.00%) Java
3 18 (20.00%) Apple Swift
4 14 (15.56%) Python
5 12 (13.33%) C#
5 12 (13.33%) Objective-C
6 7 (7.78%) SQL
7 4 (4.44%) C++
7 4 (4.44%) Java 8
8 2 (2.22%) C
8 2 (2.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.11%) Go
9 1 (1.11%) Perl
9 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) CBAP
1 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Oracle
2 10 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 6 (6.67%) Kony
4 3 (3.33%) Apple
5 2 (2.22%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
6 1 (1.11%) IBM