The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPhone
Rank 69 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing iPhone 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.25% 0.53% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 2.82% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate £120 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.36% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
- -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £16.25 £12.13
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.02%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
168 142 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.87% 18.78% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 61 87
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £205 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £471 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 6
Average hourly rate £31.50 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.87% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
iPhone
North West

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPhone across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iPhone across the Cheshire region.

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

iPhone
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 2 £120 -56.36%
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
iPhone
North West

iPhone
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing iPhone also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iPhone.

1 3 (75.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing iPhone also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iPhone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Web Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix