Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 November 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 > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 125 143
Rank change year-on-year -12 +18 +6
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 59 79 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.04% 1.38% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.55% 6.37% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 61 63
South West median daily rate £425 £348 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.30% -13.13% +25.00%
10th Percentile £238 £150 £263
90th Percentile £544 £575 £438
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £22.84 £17.50
% change year-on-year -16.79% +30.49% +6.06%

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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1064 1240 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.77% 21.61% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 732 757
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £148 £135 £150
90th Percentile £511 £549 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 122 163
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.68% -17.51% +8.82%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £44.38 £43.23 £43.20
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.90%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in the South West

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in the South West

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in the South West

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in the South West

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Bristol -24 23 £425 +13.33% 12
Wiltshire +11 22 £475 +35.71% 1
Dorset +6 7 £269 +27.98% 1
Devon - 2 £405 -
Gloucestershire +6 1 £475 +68.89% 1
Somerset -8 1 £125 -55.36% 1
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 33 (55.93%) iOS Development
2 31 (52.54%) Android
3 27 (45.76%) Mobile App
4 16 (27.12%) Objective-C
5 15 (25.42%) Windows
5 15 (25.42%) Android Development
6 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
6 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (22.03%) Apple Swift
8 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (20.34%) Linux
8 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
9 11 (18.64%) VPN
9 11 (18.64%) Finance
9 11 (18.64%) Atlassian
9 11 (18.64%) NVQ Level 4
9 11 (18.64%) Windows 10
10 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
10 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
10 10 (16.95%) CSS
10 10 (16.95%) HTML
11 9 (15.25%) Ethernet
11 9 (15.25%) Electronics
11 9 (15.25%) iOS SDK
11 9 (15.25%) DV Cleared
11 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
11 9 (15.25%) Marketing
11 9 (15.25%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (13.56%) Web Development
13 7 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.69%) Drupal
1 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) VPN
2 9 (15.25%) Ethernet
3 5 (8.47%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.39%) LAN
4 2 (3.39%) VLAN
4 2 (3.39%) WAN
5 1 (1.69%) Skype
5 1 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Xcode
3 3 (5.08%) gulp
3 3 (5.08%) webpack
4 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.69%) CocoaPods
4 1 (1.69%) git-flow
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Electronics
2 9 (15.25%) Marketing
3 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.78%) Military
5 2 (3.39%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Developer
2 26 (44.07%) iOS Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Android Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.86%) iOS Android Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Office 365 Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Xamarin Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.39%) IT Support
10 2 (3.39%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
11 1 (1.69%) DevOps Architect
11 1 (1.69%) Firmware Engineer
11 1 (1.69%) Java Engineer
11 1 (1.69%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) CSS
1 10 (16.95%) HTML
2 9 (15.25%) iOS SDK
3 6 (10.17%) Android SDK
3 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
3 6 (10.17%) Web Services
4 5 (8.47%) .NET
4 5 (8.47%) React
5 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.78%) Cocoa
5 4 (6.78%) JSON
5 4 (6.78%) Node.js
5 4 (6.78%) RESTful
6 3 (5.08%) Cocoa Touch
6 3 (5.08%) CSS3
6 3 (5.08%) HTML5
6 3 (5.08%) jQuery
6 3 (5.08%) React Native
6 3 (5.08%) UIKit
7 2 (3.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (45.76%) Mobile App
2 9 (15.25%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (6.78%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.08%) iPad
5 2 (3.39%) Social Media
6 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.69%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.69%) Robotics
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Android
2 15 (25.42%) Windows
3 12 (20.34%) Linux
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.64%) Windows 10
5 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) iOS Development
2 15 (25.42%) Android Development
3 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.56%) Web Development
5 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.47%) BDD
6 5 (8.47%) Migration
6 5 (8.47%) Mobile Development
6 5 (8.47%) Project Management
6 5 (8.47%) TDD
7 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.78%) ITIL
7 4 (6.78%) Time Management
8 3 (5.08%) B2B
8 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.08%) OO
8 3 (5.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) Objective-C
2 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.03%) Apple Swift
4 5 (8.47%) C#
5 4 (6.78%) Java
5 4 (6.78%) PHP
6 3 (5.08%) ES6
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) NVQ Level 4
2 9 (15.25%) DV Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) MCSA
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Atlassian
2 7 (11.86%) SAP
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.78%) Xamarin
5 3 (5.08%) Apple
6 1 (1.69%) Sencha