The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPhone
Rank 142 112 121
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Contract jobs citing iPhone 3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.093% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 1.14% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +181.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
iPhone
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
898 704 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.74% 28.25% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 419 343
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 67 63
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.30 £21.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% -20.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.79 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.34 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing iPhone as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

iPhone
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

iPhone Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

iPhone
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 iPhone within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -14 2 £350 -15.15%
Staffordshire - 1 £350 -
iPhone
England

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iPhone 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 iPhone.

1 4 (66.67%) Apple
1 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (16.67%) Core Data
4 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Games
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

iPhone
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) iOS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (16.67%) Core Data
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe