The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 125 84 99
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +15
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 24 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 1.35% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.53% 8.90% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 9
Median daily rate £375 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £270 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £350 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £32.25 £18.00 £26.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.16% -32.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.05 £11.91 £20.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.45 £32.28 £32.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Apple iOS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
530 382 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.36% 15.21% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 176 234
Median daily rate £360 £335 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +10.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £160 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 55 87
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the West Midlands region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -4 7 £360 +2.71% 5
Coventry -4 6 £375 +25.00% 1
Warwickshire -10 4 £220 -30.15%
Staffordshire -3 2 £350 - 2
Wolverhampton - 2 £400 -
Solihull -1 1 £475 +80.95% 1
Shropshire -29 1 £330 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £370 -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 28 (60.87%) Android
2 19 (41.30%) Windows
3 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
5 12 (26.09%) HTML
5 12 (26.09%) Objective-C
5 12 (26.09%) Mobile App
5 12 (26.09%) iOS Development
6 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
7 10 (21.74%) CSS
8 9 (19.57%) Java
8 9 (19.57%) Apple
8 9 (19.57%) Google
8 9 (19.57%) Mobile Development
9 8 (17.39%) HTML5
9 8 (17.39%) Retail
10 7 (15.22%) Intel Security
10 7 (15.22%) B2C
10 7 (15.22%) Scrum
10 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
10 7 (15.22%) User Experience
11 6 (13.04%) BDD
11 6 (13.04%) Identity Management
11 6 (13.04%) Web Development
12 5 (10.87%) Cocoa
12 5 (10.87%) TDD
12 5 (10.87%) Office 365
12 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
12 5 (10.87%) Apple Swift
13 4 (8.70%) Android Development

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) MindAlign
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
1 3 (6.52%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.35%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.17%) Google Play
4 1 (2.17%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) DNS
1 2 (4.35%) IMAP
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
1 2 (4.35%) Network Security
1 2 (4.35%) S/MIME
1 2 (4.35%) Skype
1 2 (4.35%) SMTP
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) Junos
2 1 (2.17%) LDAP
2 1 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Axure RP
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
1 3 (6.52%) Xcode
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Automotive
3 2 (4.35%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) iOS Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Designer
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile Web Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior UX Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.52%) UX Designer
6 2 (4.35%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Change Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Desktop Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Objective-C Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) HTML
2 10 (21.74%) CSS
3 8 (17.39%) HTML5
4 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.87%) Cocoa
5 4 (8.70%) RESTful
5 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (8.70%) XML
6 3 (6.52%) .NET
6 3 (6.52%) Flash
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.35%) jQuery
7 2 (4.35%) JSON
8 1 (2.17%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (2.17%) CSS3
8 1 (2.17%) iOS SDK
8 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.17%) PhoneGap
8 1 (2.17%) REST
8 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.22%) User Experience
3 4 (8.70%) iPhone
4 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) iPad
4 3 (6.52%) PKI
5 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.35%) Telematics
6 1 (2.17%) BYOD
6 1 (2.17%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Android
2 19 (41.30%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (2.17%) AIX
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) SUSE
6 1 (2.17%) Unix
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) iOS Development
3 9 (19.57%) Mobile Development
4 7 (15.22%) B2C
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
5 6 (13.04%) BDD
5 6 (13.04%) Identity Management
5 6 (13.04%) Web Development
6 5 (10.87%) TDD
7 4 (8.70%) Android Development
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
7 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.52%) Change Management
8 3 (6.52%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) UX Design
8 3 (6.52%) Wireframes
9 2 (4.35%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.09%) Objective-C
3 9 (19.57%) Java
4 5 (10.87%) Apple Swift
5 4 (8.70%) PHP
6 3 (6.52%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) Perl
8 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) MCSE
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.35%) PhD
2 1 (2.17%) CNE
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCP
2 1 (2.17%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Apple
1 9 (19.57%) Google
2 7 (15.22%) Intel Security
3 3 (6.52%) HP
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.17%) Kony
4 1 (2.17%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.17%) Proofpoint