Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 November 2017 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 202 158
Rank change year-on-year +52 -44 -8
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 28 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.19% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 7
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £205 £215 £305
90th Percentile £460 £425 £395
England median daily rate £445 £425 £414
% change year-on-year +4.71% +2.72% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 - £30.00
10th Percentile £31.10 - £16.25
90th Percentile £34.13 - £33.12
England median hourly rate £33.54 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -6.83% +16.13% -31.11%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4015 5138 3901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.92% 83.07% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2563 3080 2233
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £238
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 138 178
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for iOS Development in the West Midlands

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Development in the West Midlands

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Development in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Development in the West Midlands

iOS Development
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 iOS Development in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for iOS Development in the West Midlands

iOS Development
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 iOS Development within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Warwickshire +9 8 £425 +93.18% 1
Birmingham +9 7 £450 +28.57%
Coventry - 3 £210 - 1
Staffordshire +13 2 £375 +7.14%
Walsall - 1 - -
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 27 (96.43%) Apple iOS
2 16 (57.14%) Objective-C
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (42.86%) Apple Swift
5 9 (32.14%) Android
6 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 8 (28.57%) Android Development
7 7 (25.00%) Cocoa
8 6 (21.43%) JSON
8 6 (21.43%) User Experience
8 6 (21.43%) Mobile Development
9 5 (17.86%) Core Data
9 5 (17.86%) Scrum
9 5 (17.86%) RESTful
9 5 (17.86%) JIRA
9 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
9 5 (17.86%) Automotive
9 5 (17.86%) Java
9 5 (17.86%) Web Services
9 5 (17.86%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) Bluetooth
10 4 (14.29%) HTTP
10 4 (14.29%) SSL
10 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (14.29%) Apple
10 4 (14.29%) iPhone
10 4 (14.29%) TDD
10 4 (14.29%) Core Animation
10 4 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
10 4 (14.29%) iOS SDK

iOS Development
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 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Bluetooth
2 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 4 (14.29%) SSL
2 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) CocoaPods
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Xcode
4 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Gradle
4 1 (3.57%) jMock
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.57%) Mockito
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Automotive
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) iOS Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Xamarin Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Android Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Android Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Automotive Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile UI Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile UX Designer
5 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (3.57%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 6 (21.43%) JSON
3 5 (17.86%) Core Data
3 5 (17.86%) RESTful
3 5 (17.86%) Web Services
3 5 (17.86%) XML
4 4 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
4 4 (14.29%) Core Animation
4 4 (14.29%) iOS SDK
5 3 (10.71%) HTML
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 2 (7.14%) REST
6 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) Xamarin.iOS
7 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) jQuery
7 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 6 (21.43%) User Experience
3 4 (14.29%) iPhone
4 3 (10.71%) Animation
4 3 (10.71%) iPad
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Apple iOS
2 9 (32.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Android Development
3 6 (21.43%) Mobile Development
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) Build Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Benchmarking
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.57%) SEO
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 12 (42.86%) Apple Swift
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Kotlin
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Apple
2 3 (10.71%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft