Period
to 16 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 16 October 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.

Apple iOS
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 154 134
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20 +39
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 25 55 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.63% 1.08% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.24% 5.12% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 24
West Midlands median daily rate £419 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% - -
10th Percentile £161 £184 £115
90th Percentile £568 £443 £443
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.75 £23.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.70% -22.95% -4.69%
England median hourly rate £16.74 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year -4.33% -4.11% -17.05%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 772 1,074 857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.49% 21.16% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 540 507
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £132 £135 £160
90th Percentile £588 £538 £563
England median daily rate £425 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 135 82
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £14.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.37% +2.66%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.28
90th Percentile £23.75 £21.65 £33.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
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 Apple iOS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Birmingham +10 15 £363 +36.79% 9
Staffordshire +10 5 £425 +31.78% 2
Coventry +3 3 £425 +209.09% 2
Shropshire +38 2 £64 -82.22%
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 17 (68.00%) Android
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (32.00%) Office 365
3 8 (32.00%) Mobile Development
4 7 (28.00%) Android Development
4 7 (28.00%) HTML5
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (20.00%) React
6 5 (20.00%) VPN
6 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (16.00%) CSS3
7 4 (16.00%) SCCM
7 4 (16.00%) SLA
7 4 (16.00%) Java
7 4 (16.00%) Wireless
7 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (12.00%) REST
8 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (12.00%) MySQL
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office

Apple iOS
Co-occurring 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (16.00%) Wireless
3 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.00%) CircleCI
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.00%) Law
1 1 (4.00%) Public Sector
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 5 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 5 (20.00%) React Developer
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) UX Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) CSS
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 5 (20.00%) React
4 4 (16.00%) CSS3
5 3 (12.00%) PhoneGap
5 3 (12.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) .NET
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
7 1 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.00%) Java EE
7 1 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (4.00%) Node.js
7 1 (4.00%) OAuth
7 1 (4.00%) Spring
7 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Android
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Mobile Development
3 7 (28.00%) Android Development
4 6 (24.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.00%) ITSM
7 2 (8.00%) Kanban
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
8 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Delphi
4 1 (4.00%) Go
4 1 (4.00%) Kotlin
4 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) QA
3 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) MobileIron
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) Dell
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Xamarin