The first table below looks at the demand for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 104 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 16 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.14% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 5
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£388 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £215 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
- +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.53 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1788 1318 1534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 72.62% 66.26% 69.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 673 741
Average daily rate £370 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 55 71
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.24% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

iOS Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 8 - - 5
Warwickshire -9 2 - - 2
Worcestershire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (88.46%) Apple iOS
2 15 (57.69%) Android Development
2 15 (57.69%) Android
3 14 (53.85%) Mobile App
4 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) XML
5 10 (38.46%) jQuery
5 10 (38.46%) JSON
6 8 (30.77%) Objective-C
7 7 (26.92%) Ajax
7 7 (26.92%) OOP
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) MVC
7 7 (26.92%) PhoneGap
8 6 (23.08%) Automotive
8 6 (23.08%) Apple
8 6 (23.08%) .NET
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) PHP
9 5 (19.23%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) SOA
9 5 (19.23%) REST
9 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
10 4 (15.38%) Sencha
10 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
10 4 (15.38%) SOAP
10 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (11.54%) iPhone

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.85%) Blender
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQLite
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) PhoneGap
2 3 (11.54%) Xcode
2 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) Ant
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 6 (23.08%) Automotive
2 3 (11.54%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) iOS Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Applications Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Android Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) iPhone Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) iPad Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML5
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 10 (38.46%) XML
2 10 (38.46%) jQuery
2 10 (38.46%) JSON
3 7 (26.92%) Ajax
4 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) REST
5 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
6 4 (15.38%) SOAP
7 3 (11.54%) Cocoa
8 2 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.85%) WCF
9 1 (3.85%) RESTful
9 1 (3.85%) UIKit
9 1 (3.85%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) iPhone
2 3 (11.54%) iPad
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Apple iOS
2 15 (57.69%) Android
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Android Development
2 7 (26.92%) OOP
2 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) SOA
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Memory Management
6 2 (7.69%) Game Development
6 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) Objective-C
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Apple
2 4 (15.38%) Sencha
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Capita
4 2 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) Appcelerator
5 1 (3.85%) Facebook
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter
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Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £17 - £22 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago