The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 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
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 107 71
Rank change year-on-year +59 -36  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 11 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.97% 1.12% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.59% 2.54% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 0
Median daily rate £400 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.75 -
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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 128 708 215
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 22.90% 44.19% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 457 116
Median daily rate £324 £283 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.50% -5.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £218 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 47 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £14.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +95.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.00 £31.55
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 the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in the North East

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the North East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in the North East

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in the North East

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Tyne and Wear +65 9 £369 +20.90% 2
Durham - 1 - -
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 18 (85.71%) Android
2 9 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
3 8 (38.10%) iOS Development
4 7 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Objective-C
5 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 5 (23.81%) Trend Micro
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
6 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (23.81%) Android Development
6 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (23.81%) Office 365
6 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
6 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
6 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (23.81%) MCSE

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (23.81%) Office Communications Server
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) Skype
2 3 (14.29%) AMQP
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Xcode
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) jMock
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Mockito
General
1 3 (14.29%) Publishing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) iOS Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) Messaging Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) Messaging Support
4 5 (23.81%) Support Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) Android Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Mobile Web Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Mono Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) iOS SDK
3 4 (19.05%) JSON
3 4 (19.05%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) Middleware
4 3 (14.29%) Node.js
4 3 (14.29%) React
5 2 (9.52%) SOAP
6 1 (4.76%) .NET
6 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.76%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) J2EE
6 1 (4.76%) Material Design
6 1 (4.76%) REST
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
6 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) Linked Data
4 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Mobile Development
2 8 (38.10%) iOS Development
3 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 5 (23.81%) Android Development
4 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (19.05%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Microservices
8 1 (4.76%) Open Source
8 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (23.81%) Trend Micro
2 3 (14.29%) MuleSoft
2 3 (14.29%) WorldPay
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Xamarin