Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 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
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 151 148
Rank change year-on-year +53 -3 -4
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 20 34 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.74% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.46% 4.07% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 19
Median daily rate £438 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £258 £187 £245
90th Percentile £613 £480 £488
England median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £18.50 - £12.17
10th Percentile £18.25 - £11.50
90th Percentile £18.75 - £23.15
England median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.43% -7.89% +3.26%

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 448 835 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 22.90% 18.29% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 514 496
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £135 £154 £150
90th Percentile £598 £575 £538
England median daily rate £425 £450 £445
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 47 104
Median hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.52% +6.90% -
10th Percentile £11.73 £11.17 £10.80
90th Percentile £35.00 £31.70 £24.53
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +3.46%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Apple iOS in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apple iOS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in the West Midlands

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in the West Midlands.

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 6 June 2020. 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
Staffordshire +15 9 £375 -16.20% 3
Birmingham +16 6 £500 +21.21% 3
Warwickshire +22 3 £575 +27.78%
Worcestershire +23 1 - -
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 15 (75.00%) Android
2 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (35.00%) Degree
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (15.00%) Juniper
7 3 (15.00%) CA
7 3 (15.00%) SAML
7 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) Zscaler
7 3 (15.00%) Office 365
7 3 (15.00%) Data Acquisition

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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) git-flow
1 1 (5.00%) Mocha
1 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) React Developer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Software Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) SAML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) React Native
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) Express
3 1 (5.00%) Flutter
3 1 (5.00%) Jest
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) React
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) SVG
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Equities
3 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Android
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (30.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (15.00%) Data Acquisition
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
8 1 (5.00%) Android Development
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Coaching
8 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Ada
2 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) CA
2 3 (15.00%) Juniper
2 3 (15.00%) Zscaler
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (5.00%) VMware