Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for iOS Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iOS Development over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 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.

iOS Software Development
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 38 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.95% 0.38% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 0.45% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Staffordshire median daily rate £381 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.69% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £311 £375 £325
90th Percentile £444 £425 £375
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -17.50% +33.33%

iOS Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 228 222 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 88.72% 83.46% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 153 219
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £275 £264 £210
90th Percentile £463 £471 £489
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 17
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +172.73% -34.00% +88.32%
10th Percentile £15.13 £12.01 £17.45
90th Percentile £58.00 £48.25 £73.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £24.99 £17.75
% change year-on-year -35.97% +40.79% -11.25%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing iOS Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Development in Staffordshire

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Development in Staffordshire

iOS Development
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £320 -
Stafford +3 1 £325 -18.75%
iOS Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (40.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) SMS
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Core Data
4 1 (20.00%) Push Notifications

iOS Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Core Data
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Push Notifications
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (80.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Xamarin