The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development 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 iOS Development over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Software Development
England / West Midlands
Rank 107 120 108
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 12 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £27.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £41.38 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.57% +48.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1906 2174 1628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.28% 82.50% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 1229 937
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 50 104
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £38.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

iOS Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

iOS Development Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

iOS Development
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 iOS Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Solihull - 6 £350 - 4
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
Birmingham 0 1 - - 6
Coventry -9 1 £400 +45.45%
Staffordshire - 1 - - 3
Warwickshire - 1 - -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (66.67%) Android
2 12 (66.67%) Android Development
3 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) Objective-C
6 7 (38.89%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) Xamarin
6 7 (38.89%) Mobile Development
7 6 (33.33%) Java
8 5 (27.78%) Xamarin.iOS
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) XSLT
9 4 (22.22%) BDD
9 4 (22.22%) TDD
9 4 (22.22%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
9 4 (22.22%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) RESTful
9 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 3 (16.67%) Xcode
10 3 (16.67%) Apple
10 3 (16.67%) PHP
10 3 (16.67%) User Experience
10 3 (16.67%) Apple Swift
11 2 (11.11%) Core Data
11 2 (11.11%) REST
11 2 (11.11%) GitHub

iOS Development
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) Google Play
2 1 (5.56%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) RFID
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Xcode
2 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.56%) GitLab
2 1 (5.56%) Gradle
2 1 (5.56%) gulp
2 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 6 (33.33%) iOS Android Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Xamarin Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Lead iOS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Android Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Objective-C Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Research Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) Xamarin.iOS
3 5 (27.78%) XSLT
4 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) Core Data
5 2 (11.11%) PhoneGap
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.56%) Laravel
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Android Development
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Mobile Development
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) API Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Objective-C
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) C
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.56%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Xamarin
2 3 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Kony