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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 60 61 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 0.15% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.22% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.60 - £22.66
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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
592 465 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 75.22% 71.10% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 283 168
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £6.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £31.00 £133.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development.

1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 3 (50.00%) Android Development
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
4 2 (33.33%) Xcode
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) iPad
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) iPhone
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) WebRTC
5 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Apache

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Xcode
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Android Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 3 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) WebRTC
3 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 3 (50.00%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP