The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 26 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 52 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 18 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.40% 1.22% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.29% 5.71% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 3
Median daily rate £388 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £425 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 217 140 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 28.89% 21.37% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 53 86
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £11.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.13 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Milton Keynes

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) Apple Swift
3 19 (61.29%) iOS Development
4 16 (51.61%) Android
5 15 (48.39%) Mobile App
5 15 (48.39%) TDD
6 14 (45.16%) Banking
6 14 (45.16%) OO
7 13 (41.94%) Scrum
8 11 (35.48%) JSON
8 11 (35.48%) RESTful
9 10 (32.26%) XML
9 10 (32.26%) Apple
9 10 (32.26%) Mobile Development
10 9 (29.03%) Web Services
10 9 (29.03%) Java
10 9 (29.03%) Objective-C
10 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
10 9 (29.03%) Selenium
10 9 (29.03%) iOS SDK
11 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
11 8 (25.81%) JIRA
12 7 (22.58%) Open Source
13 6 (19.35%) Confluence
13 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
13 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (19.35%) Redis
13 6 (19.35%) Bitbucket
13 6 (19.35%) Docker

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (19.35%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) Alfresco
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Drupal
2 2 (6.45%) Liferay
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Redis
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
1 9 (29.03%) Selenium
2 8 (25.81%) JIRA
3 6 (19.35%) Appium
3 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (19.35%) Bitbucket
3 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
4 5 (16.13%) git-flow
5 4 (12.90%) Calabash
6 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.45%) MSTest
7 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.23%) Protractor
General
1 14 (45.16%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) iOS Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Designer
4 4 (12.90%) UI Designer
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) UI/UX Designer
5 3 (9.68%) UX Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior UI Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.45%) UI/UX Developer
6 2 (6.45%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) JSON
1 11 (35.48%) RESTful
2 10 (32.26%) XML
3 9 (29.03%) iOS SDK
3 9 (29.03%) Web Services
4 5 (16.13%) SOAP
5 3 (9.68%) REST
6 2 (6.45%) Node.js
7 1 (3.23%) .NET
7 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) HTML
7 1 (3.23%) Java SE
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (3.23%) LAMP
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) User Experience
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) iPad
4 3 (9.68%) iPhone
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
6 1 (3.23%) Learning Management System
6 1 (3.23%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Android
2 6 (19.35%) Mac OS X
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) iOS Development
3 15 (48.39%) TDD
4 14 (45.16%) OO
5 13 (41.94%) Scrum
6 10 (32.26%) Mobile Development
7 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 7 (22.58%) Open Source
9 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (16.13%) OOP
10 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
11 4 (12.90%) Android Development
11 4 (12.90%) BDD
11 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
12 3 (9.68%) Agile Testing
12 3 (9.68%) DevOps
12 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
13 2 (6.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Apple Swift
2 9 (29.03%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) Objective-C
3 6 (19.35%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
5 4 (12.90%) C++
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Master's Degree
3 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Apple
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) OpenText
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Xamarin