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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS SDK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 124 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.28% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 1.03% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£450 £270 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.53 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 - £35.00
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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
640 580 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.89% 27.48% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 364 336
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 19
Average hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £175.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

iOS SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS SDK across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

iOS SDK Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

iOS SDK
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 SDK within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Staffordshire -2 1 £450 +28.57% 2
Birmingham - - - -
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England

iOS SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing iOS SDK 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 SDK.

1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) SQLite
3 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (25.00%) Blender
4 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Facebook
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (25.00%) UIKit
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing iOS SDK 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 SDK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Blender
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (25.00%) UIKit
3 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Facebook
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter