Period
to 14 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Apple Swift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apple Swift over the 6 months to 14 August 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 Swift
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 175 195
Rank change year-on-year +70 +20 -23
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 1 3 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.066% 0.069% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.19% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £540 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.00% -15.63%
England median daily rate £453 £475 £456
% change year-on-year -4.71% +4.11% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Apple Swift is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 492 1,571 1,676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 32.52% 35.97% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 1,043 1,052
Median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +8.00%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £288
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 22
Median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +39.13% -15.44%
10th Percentile £12.23 £35.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £48.23 £52.25 £48.75
Median hourly rate £35.25 £44.74 £41.57
% change year-on-year -21.21% +7.63% +1.39%

Apple Swift
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple Swift in the West Midlands

Apple Swift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Daily rate trend for Apple Swift in the West Midlands

Apple Swift
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 Swift within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 August 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 - 1 - - 1
Apple Swift
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Apple Swift 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 Swift.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SVG
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Vector Graphics

Apple Swift
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) SVG
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL