The table below looks at the statistics for the iOS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 54 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.62% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £344 £343
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 - £22.66
iOS Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 646 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.39% 90.60% 90.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 377 300
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 35 21
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.38 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% -22.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.64 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £27.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

iOS Developer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 3 (50.00%) Xcode
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 2 (33.33%) Android Development
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) iPhone
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) iPad
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Xcode
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Objective-C