The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPhone
Rank 61 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing iPhone 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.15% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 0.75% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £320 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.51% +11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-27.94% +3.03%
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West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
152 133 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.82% 19.97% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 85 50
Average daily rate £350 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Average hourly rate £13.10 £13.98 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.26% -6.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.61 £12.24 £8.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £16.50 £21.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing iPhone 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 iPhone.

1 3 (75.00%) iPad
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience Design
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) DRM
3 1 (25.00%) RTCP
3 1 (25.00%) RTP
3 1 (25.00%) SyncML
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) ESRI
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing iPhone 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 iPhone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) RTCP
1 1 (25.00%) RTP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iPad Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SyncML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) DRM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience Design
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI