Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 141 155
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 -12
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 46 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.65% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.32% 3.97% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 27
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.27% -20.29%
10th Percentile £250 £274 £115
90th Percentile £520 £428 £388
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.17 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.58% +14.29% +15.89%
10th Percentile £11.50 £37.50 £14.33
90th Percentile £23.15 £42.50 £37.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% -0.42%

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 865 706 1,170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.67% 16.30% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 412 582
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £150 £125 £181
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 73 88
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.19% -8.10%
10th Percentile £10.48 £10.52 £10.47
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.30 £23.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.92 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.46% -0.50% +3.03%

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 27 May 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 27 May 2018. 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 -8 12 £413 +26.92% 7
Coventry -9 9 £325 -8.45% 4
Warwickshire +6 7 £350 -12.50% 6
Staffordshire +4 6 £354 - 5
Shropshire -12 4 £425 - 2
Solihull -13 1 £225 -35.71% 1
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 35 (76.09%) Android
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.96%) iOS Development
4 16 (34.78%) Objective-C
5 13 (28.26%) Android Development
6 12 (26.09%) Mobile App
6 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 11 (23.91%) Law
7 11 (23.91%) Xamarin
7 11 (23.91%) Mobile Development
8 10 (21.74%) Windows
8 10 (21.74%) iPad
9 9 (19.57%) iPhone
9 9 (19.57%) CSS
9 9 (19.57%) .NET
9 9 (19.57%) C#
9 9 (19.57%) HTML
9 9 (19.57%) Ionic Framework
9 9 (19.57%) Apache Cordova
10 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
10 8 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (17.39%) React Native
10 8 (17.39%) Angular 2
10 8 (17.39%) Java
11 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.22%) Sencha
11 7 (15.22%) Sencha Touch
12 6 (13.04%) MVC
12 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (13.04%) Degree

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 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.52%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (6.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.52%) InVision
2 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SMS
1 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.17%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.17%) Skype
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) JIRA
2 4 (8.70%) Axure RP
3 3 (6.52%) Xcode
4 2 (4.35%) Android Studio
4 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.17%) MonoDevelop
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (23.91%) Law
2 4 (8.70%) Games
3 3 (6.52%) Automotive
4 2 (4.35%) French Language
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Applications Developer
3 6 (13.04%) iOS Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Xamarin Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Coach
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Designer
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support Technician
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Technician
6 3 (6.52%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Mobile Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.52%) UI Designer
6 3 (6.52%) UI/UX Designer
6 3 (6.52%) UX Designer
6 3 (6.52%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
1 9 (19.57%) Apache Cordova
1 9 (19.57%) CSS
1 9 (19.57%) HTML
1 9 (19.57%) Ionic Framework
2 8 (17.39%) Angular 2
2 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
2 8 (17.39%) React Native
3 7 (15.22%) Sencha Touch
4 5 (10.87%) XSLT
5 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (8.70%) WPF
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.52%) Framer.js
6 3 (6.52%) HTML5
6 3 (6.52%) iOS SDK
6 3 (6.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (4.35%) jQuery
7 2 (4.35%) RESTful
7 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Mobile App
2 10 (21.74%) iPad
3 9 (19.57%) iPhone
4 8 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (6.52%) User Experience
6 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Games
7 1 (2.17%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.17%) Oculus Rift
7 1 (2.17%) Robotics
7 1 (2.17%) Social Media
7 1 (2.17%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Android
2 10 (21.74%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 10
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) iOS Development
3 13 (28.26%) Android Development
4 11 (23.91%) Mobile Development
5 6 (13.04%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) Coaching
7 4 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Web Development
8 3 (6.52%) Kanban
8 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 3 (6.52%) SDLC
8 3 (6.52%) UX Design
8 3 (6.52%) Wireframes
9 2 (4.35%) Game Development
9 2 (4.35%) Line Management
9 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.35%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Objective-C
2 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.57%) C#
4 8 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) XAML
6 3 (6.52%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.35%) SQL
7 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.17%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.17%) VBA
8 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Xamarin
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Sencha
3 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.17%) Apple
3 1 (2.17%) Aruba
3 1 (2.17%) Avaya
3 1 (2.17%) Blue Prism
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) VMware