The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 64 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.65% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.30 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +33.23%
iOS Development
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 619 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.19% 74.94% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 420 254
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -34.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing iOS Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

iOS Development
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 5 (100.00%) Xcode
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (40.00%) iPhone
3 2 (40.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) PDA
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Apple TV
4 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Apple TV
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Android Development
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple