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 29 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.

Apple iOS
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 93 70
Rank change year-on-year +38 -23  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 33 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.50% 0.78% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.31% 4.01% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 20
Median daily rate £406 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £445 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -3.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £25.70
% change year-on-year +4.28% -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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 248 349 325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 18.77% 19.49% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 178 155
Median daily rate £368 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.52% -1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 29
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.25 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.77% +2.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £142.75 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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
Salford +2 8 £425 +6.25% 1
Apple iOS
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 50 (75.76%) Android
2 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 24 (36.36%) Mobile App
5 21 (31.82%) HTML
6 19 (28.79%) HTML5
7 18 (27.27%) iOS Development
8 17 (25.76%) Apple Swift
8 17 (25.76%) Games
8 17 (25.76%) Scrum
8 17 (25.76%) Objective-C
9 16 (24.24%) BDD
10 15 (22.73%) TDD
10 15 (22.73%) Windows
11 14 (21.21%) Java
11 14 (21.21%) Mobile Development
12 12 (18.18%) Finance
12 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 10 (15.15%) C#
13 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
13 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
14 9 (13.64%) Android Development
14 9 (13.64%) Xcode
15 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (12.12%) SQL
15 8 (12.12%) .NET
15 8 (12.12%) React
15 8 (12.12%) Mobile Application Development
15 8 (12.12%) Apache Cordova
16 7 (10.61%) Front End Development

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 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.52%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) nginx
2 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) TestFlight
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.55%) Extranet
2 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.03%) NFC
4 1 (1.52%) DHCP
4 1 (1.52%) DNS
4 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQLite
2 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
5 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.64%) Xcode
3 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.06%) Android Studio
4 4 (6.06%) Babel
4 4 (6.06%) CocoaPods
4 4 (6.06%) webpack
5 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.03%) JIRA
6 2 (3.03%) Maven
6 2 (3.03%) Mocha
7 1 (1.52%) Gradle
7 1 (1.52%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.52%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.52%) JUnit
7 1 (1.52%) Selenium
7 1 (1.52%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (25.76%) Games
2 12 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Law
3 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (56.06%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) iOS Developer
3 9 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Android Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (9.09%) iOS Android Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Applications Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Android Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Applications Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Mobile Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) HTML
2 19 (28.79%) HTML5
3 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
4 8 (12.12%) .NET
4 8 (12.12%) Apache Cordova
4 8 (12.12%) React
5 7 (10.61%) CSS
5 7 (10.61%) Web Services
6 6 (9.09%) SOAP
7 5 (7.58%) Cocoa
7 5 (7.58%) Cocoa Touch
8 4 (6.06%) Node.js
8 4 (6.06%) RESTful
9 3 (4.55%) Ajax
9 3 (4.55%) Ember.js
9 3 (4.55%) Flash
9 3 (4.55%) Pixi.js
9 3 (4.55%) React Native
9 3 (4.55%) WCF
9 3 (4.55%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.09%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) iPhone
4 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.03%) New Media
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Android
2 15 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Mac OS X
3 4 (6.06%) Windows Phone
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.52%) Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 17 (25.76%) Scrum
4 16 (24.24%) BDD
5 15 (22.73%) TDD
6 14 (21.21%) Mobile Development
7 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 9 (13.64%) Android Development
9 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (12.12%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (10.61%) Front End Development
11 6 (9.09%) Project Management
12 4 (6.06%) Change Control
12 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
12 4 (6.06%) Game Development
12 4 (6.06%) Kanban
12 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
12 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (4.55%) Data Entry
13 3 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 17 (25.76%) Apple Swift
2 17 (25.76%) Objective-C
3 14 (21.21%) Java
4 10 (15.15%) C#
5 8 (12.12%) SQL
6 5 (7.58%) ES6
7 3 (4.55%) ActionScript
7 3 (4.55%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.52%) MCITP
2 1 (1.52%) MCSA
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
1 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
1 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) Xamarin
2 3 (4.55%) Apple
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Perforce
4 1 (1.52%) VMware
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