The table below looks at the statistics for iOS SDK 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 SDK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 135 126 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.16% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.67% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £406 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
iOS SDK
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
692 595 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.03% 23.28% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 382 318
Median daily rate £383 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £31.47 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.55% +36.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £22.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £45.60 £37.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

iOS SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing iOS SDK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

iOS SDK Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

iOS SDK
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 SDK across the West Midlands region.

iOS SDK Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

iOS SDK
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 SDK across the West Midlands region.

iOS SDK Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

iOS SDK
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK 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 SDK.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) GPRS
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing

iOS SDK
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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
1 1 (33.33%) GPRS
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall