The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 27 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.83% 0.26% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.08% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £444 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.75 £16.14
% change year-on-year -29.29% +53.39%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 59 65 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 16.25% 16.88% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 24
Median daily rate £338 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £110 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Median hourly rate £11.17 £14.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.61% +29.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £31.13 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Northamptonshire

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Northamptonshire

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Northampton +2 2 £338 -
Apple iOS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 5 (83.33%) Android
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) JPA
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) JProfiler
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) Android Development
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JProfiler
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Architect
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) JPA
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Android Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) RAD
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Perforce