The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 56 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 2 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 2.54% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.60% 10.26% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 3
Average daily rate
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£463 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.86% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £322 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.26% -41.42%
Apple iOS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
125 156 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.27% 24.80% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 96 45
Average daily rate £360 £288 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.21% -10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £94 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £34.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS.

1 12 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Android
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) Android Development
3 8 (50.00%) User Experience
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) OOP
4 7 (43.75%) SOA
4 7 (43.75%) PhoneGap
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) Sencha
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (25.00%) Ant
6 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Apple
8 2 (12.50%) Windows

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Ant
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (37.50%) iOS Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.25%) UI Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Junior
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) HTML5
1 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (43.75%) PhoneGap
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) JSON
3 6 (37.50%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) Cocoa
6 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
6 1 (6.25%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
2 8 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Android Development
4 7 (43.75%) OOP
4 7 (43.75%) SOA
5 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Memory Management
7 2 (12.50%) Game Development
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Sencha
2 3 (18.75%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin