Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 22 October 2020 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 130 200 238
Rank change year-on-year +70 +38 -37
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 38 154 158
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.07% 1.12% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.25% 5.00% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 86 97
Median daily rate £419 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.58% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £285 £151 £155
90th Percentile £556 £506 £510
England median daily rate £441 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.76% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 8
Median hourly rate £10.25 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.07% +8.00% -37.87%
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.93 £9.33
90th Percentile £54.00 £19.49 £42.68
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.74 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.40% -4.37% -4.11%

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 724 3,078 3,450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.41% 22.37% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 1,782 1,834
Median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - -
10th Percentile £155 £148 £163
90th Percentile £563 £575 £569
England median daily rate £445 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +4.71% -2.30% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 240 311
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.70 £11.18
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.88 £51.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in the South East

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Apple iOS in the South East

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apple iOS in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in the South East

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in the South East

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Apple iOS in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Apple iOS in the South East

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. 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
Thames Valley +79 16 £453 +64.60% 11
Hampshire +58 15 £315 -33.68% 8
Buckinghamshire +45 8 £432 +13.70% 2
Berkshire +70 6 £472 +142.18% 5
Surrey +61 6 £353 -7.24% 4
Oxfordshire +32 2 - - 4
East Sussex +28 1 £475 +90.00% 1
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 23 (60.53%) Android
2 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (26.32%) Objective-C
3 10 (26.32%) Azure
4 9 (23.68%) Apple Swift
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Retail
4 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.68%) C#
5 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
5 7 (18.42%) Digital Signage
6 6 (15.79%) jQuery
6 6 (15.79%) React
6 6 (15.79%) React Native
6 6 (15.79%) User Experience
6 6 (15.79%) HTML
6 6 (15.79%) .NET
6 6 (15.79%) SOAP
7 5 (13.16%) SQL
7 5 (13.16%) CSS
7 5 (13.16%) CRM
7 5 (13.16%) SLA
7 5 (13.16%) Apple
7 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
7 5 (13.16%) JSON

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Azure
2 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (10.53%) AWS
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.89%) npm
5 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (5.26%) Office 365
5 2 (5.26%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.63%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
6 1 (2.63%) PowerApps
6 1 (2.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (10.53%) Bluetooth
3 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 3 (7.89%) WAN
4 2 (5.26%) Network Security
4 2 (5.26%) ZigBee
4 2 (5.26%) Z-Wave
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.63%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Mocha
3 3 (7.89%) Grunt
3 3 (7.89%) webpack
4 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.63%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.63%) Ant
5 1 (2.63%) Appium
5 1 (2.63%) Burp Suite
5 1 (2.63%) JMeter
5 1 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.63%) PhantomJS
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.63%) sqlmap
5 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (23.68%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Electronics
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.26%) Automotive
5 1 (2.63%) Finance
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (13.16%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (13.16%) Applications Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.89%) iOS Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.26%) React Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
1 6 (15.79%) HTML
1 6 (15.79%) jQuery
1 6 (15.79%) React
1 6 (15.79%) React Native
1 6 (15.79%) SOAP
2 5 (13.16%) CSS
2 5 (13.16%) JSON
3 4 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (10.53%) Mongoose
3 4 (10.53%) Node.js
3 4 (10.53%) PhoneGap
3 4 (10.53%) REST
3 4 (10.53%) RESTful
3 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.89%) Backbone.js
4 3 (7.89%) Express
4 3 (7.89%) Sass
4 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.42%) Digital Signage
3 6 (15.79%) User Experience
4 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.89%) iPhone
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.26%) NHS
7 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.63%) PKI
7 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Android
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.26%) Tizen
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.63%) MVS
6 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
3 5 (13.16%) CRM
3 5 (13.16%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.53%) DevOps
4 4 (10.53%) iOS Development
4 4 (10.53%) Minimum Viable Product
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
4 4 (10.53%) User Stories
5 3 (7.89%) Android Development
5 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.89%) MVC
5 3 (7.89%) MVVM
5 3 (7.89%) Open Source
5 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Java
1 10 (26.32%) Objective-C
2 9 (23.68%) Apple Swift
2 9 (23.68%) C#
2 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Kotlin
5 3 (7.89%) ES6
5 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.89%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.63%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
1 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) IEC 62304
3 2 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.63%) GDPR
4 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.63%) NIST
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Apple
2 5 (13.16%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.26%) Capita
3 2 (5.26%) OutSystems
3 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Avaya
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) SAP