The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPhone
Rank 79 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing iPhone 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 0.66% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -26.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
329 304 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.22% 25.10% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 140 104
Average daily rate £400 £380 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.75 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +59.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.53 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.89 £17.50 £11.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (60.00%) Android
2 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (50.00%) iPad
3 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (30.00%) Android SDK
5 3 (30.00%) Android Development
5 3 (30.00%) iOS SDK
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Mercurial
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) WinForms
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
7 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (10.00%) Sitecore

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Android SDK
1 3 (30.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) iPad
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) Ektron
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Apple