Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Apple iOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apple iOS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple iOS
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 87 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 -15 -1
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 13 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.83% 0.91% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.32% 5.32% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 12
Birmingham median daily rate £438 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.38% -30.81%
10th Percentile £356 £256 £180
90th Percentile £475 £400 £361
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £360 £315
% change year-on-year -2.64% +14.13% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Birmingham median hourly rate - £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.71% +26.17%
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.75 £32.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.28% +82.86% +16.67%

Apple iOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 301 263 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.26% 17.17% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 159 102
Birmingham median daily rate £325 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £159 £179 £152
90th Percentile £506 £550 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -8.75% +18.52% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 25
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -3.45% +4.54%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.25 £10.63
90th Percentile £19.45 £19.50 £18.45
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year +3.57% -2.78% -4.00%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in Birmingham

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apple iOS in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Birmingham

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 10 (76.92%) Android
2 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Objective-C
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Apple Swift
4 4 (30.77%) Android Development
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
5 3 (23.08%) Xamarin
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) JIRA
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
6 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
6 2 (15.38%) Xcode
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) Adobe
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) SQL

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) NServiceBus
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) Xcode
4 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) iOS Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) iPhone Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
2 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) Material Design
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
3 1 (7.69%) React
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Android Development
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
5 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) SEO
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Apple Swift
2 4 (30.77%) Objective-C
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Kotlin
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Xamarin
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Sophos
3 1 (7.69%) VMware