The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPhone
Rank 293 261 224
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -37
Contract jobs citing iPhone 129 167 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.70% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 1.86% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 115 154
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £162 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Average hourly rate £16.48 £16.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £14.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.04 £45.00 £26.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -29.03%
iPhone
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8764 8962 9756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.41% 37.38% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6061 5962 6653
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 197
Average hourly rate £21.35 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in London

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in London

iPhone
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPhone across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

iPhone Daily Rate Histogram in London

iPhone
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iPhone across the London region.

iPhone Hourly Rate Trend in London

iPhone
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -25 13 £320 -1.53% 7
Feltham - 4 - - 2
Croydon - 2 - -
Mayfair -2 1 £250 -33.33%
Wimbledon - 1 £325 -
iPhone
England

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 135 (53.36%) Apple iOS
2 123 (48.62%) iPad
3 122 (48.22%) iOS Development
4 104 (41.11%) Windows
5 99 (39.13%) Objective-C
6 78 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (27.67%) Xcode
8 67 (26.48%) Blackberry
9 62 (24.51%) Apple
10 61 (24.11%) Android
11 57 (22.53%) Microsoft
12 56 (22.13%) Active Directory
13 52 (20.55%) Windows 7
14 50 (19.76%) OO
15 47 (18.58%) MS Office
16 46 (18.18%) TDD
16 46 (18.18%) Cocoa
17 44 (17.39%) BDD
18 43 (17.00%) RESTful
19 41 (16.21%) User Experience
20 40 (15.81%) JSON
21 39 (15.42%) Scrum
22 35 (13.83%) Unit Testing
23 34 (13.44%) MS Excel
24 32 (12.65%) Mobile Development
25 30 (11.86%) Apple Swift
26 29 (11.46%) MS Exchange
26 29 (11.46%) Finance
27 28 (11.07%) OOD
27 28 (11.07%) Cisco

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (11.46%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (6.72%) CMS
4 9 (3.56%) IIS
4 9 (3.56%) Lync
5 8 (3.16%) Office Communications Server
6 6 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.58%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.79%) WorkSite
9 2 (0.79%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.79%) Apache
9 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (18.58%) MS Office
2 34 (13.44%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Eikon
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.16%) Google Apps
3 4 (1.58%) Office 365
3 4 (1.58%) GitHub
4 2 (0.79%) Heroku
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.07%) DNS
2 24 (9.49%) TCP/IP
3 21 (8.30%) Firewall
4 17 (6.72%) LAN
5 14 (5.53%) VPN
6 12 (4.74%) VoIP
6 12 (4.74%) DHCP
7 11 (4.35%) HTTP
7 11 (4.35%) Wireless
8 10 (3.95%) VLAN
8 10 (3.95%) H.323
8 10 (3.95%) WAN
9 8 (3.16%) WebEx
10 7 (2.77%) Unified Communications
10 7 (2.77%) BIG-IP
10 7 (2.77%) Ethernet
10 7 (2.77%) SCCP
11 6 (2.37%) WLAN
12 5 (1.98%) IMAP
12 5 (1.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.98%) MySQL
1 5 (1.98%) SQLite
2 4 (1.58%) MongoDB
2 4 (1.58%) Redis
3 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.40%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 70 (27.67%) Xcode
2 23 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.35%) Subversion
4 8 (3.16%) CocoaPods
5 6 (2.37%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.58%) RSpec
7 2 (0.79%) Calabash
7 2 (0.79%) Appium
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.40%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.40%) JIRA
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 29 (11.46%) Finance
2 20 (7.91%) Publishing
3 12 (4.74%) Banking
4 11 (4.35%) Retail
4 11 (4.35%) Games
5 7 (2.77%) Law
6 5 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.58%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.58%) Marketing
8 3 (1.19%) German Language
8 3 (1.19%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.79%) French Language
9 2 (0.79%) Front Office
9 2 (0.79%) Advertising
9 2 (0.79%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (51.38%) Developer
2 109 (43.08%) iOS Developer
3 36 (14.23%) Analyst
4 31 (12.25%) Senior Developer
5 25 (9.88%) Support Analyst
6 23 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
7 16 (6.32%) Desktop Support
8 14 (5.53%) IT Support
8 14 (5.53%) iPhone Developer
9 13 (5.14%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (4.74%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.74%) Junior
10 12 (4.74%) Mobile Developer
11 11 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
12 10 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (3.95%) Service Analyst
12 10 (3.95%) iPhone Applications Developer
13 9 (3.56%) Operations Engineer
13 9 (3.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
13 9 (3.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.18%) Cocoa
2 43 (17.00%) RESTful
3 40 (15.81%) JSON
4 26 (10.28%) Web Services
5 25 (9.88%) HTML
6 23 (9.09%) UIKit
7 21 (8.30%) iOS SDK
8 17 (6.72%) CSS
9 16 (6.32%) Cocoa Touch
10 14 (5.53%) XML
11 10 (3.95%) Core Animation
12 8 (3.16%) REST
13 7 (2.77%) HTML5
13 7 (2.77%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (2.77%) MAPI
14 5 (1.98%) SOAP
14 5 (1.98%) jQuery
14 5 (1.98%) iPhone SDK
15 3 (1.19%) Smarty
15 3 (1.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 123 (48.62%) iPad
2 67 (26.48%) Blackberry
3 41 (16.21%) User Experience
4 28 (11.07%) Mobile App
5 14 (5.53%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (5.14%) Streaming Video
6 13 (5.14%) Smartphone
6 13 (5.14%) Social Media
7 10 (3.95%) Animation
8 8 (3.16%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.37%) BYOD
9 6 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.58%) Apple TV
10 4 (1.58%) Video on Demand
11 3 (1.19%) Handset
11 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.79%) NHS
12 2 (0.79%) RIA
12 2 (0.79%) Xbox
13 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 135 (53.36%) Apple iOS
2 104 (41.11%) Windows
3 61 (24.11%) Android
4 52 (20.55%) Windows 7
5 24 (9.49%) Windows XP
6 15 (5.93%) Windows 8
7 14 (5.53%) Mac OS X
8 11 (4.35%) Linux
9 10 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (3.56%) Windows Phone
10 9 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.19%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.19%) UNIX
12 2 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (48.22%) iOS Development
2 78 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (19.76%) OO
4 46 (18.18%) TDD
5 44 (17.39%) BDD
6 39 (15.42%) Scrum
7 35 (13.83%) Unit Testing
8 32 (12.65%) Mobile Development
9 28 (11.07%) OOD
10 27 (10.67%) ITIL
11 21 (8.30%) OOP
12 18 (7.11%) Content Management
13 17 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (4.74%) Android Development
15 11 (4.35%) Pair Programming
16 10 (3.95%) Mentoring
17 9 (3.56%) DevOps
17 9 (3.56%) Incident Management
17 9 (3.56%) Load Balancing
18 8 (3.16%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 99 (39.13%) Objective-C
2 30 (11.86%) Apple Swift
3 13 (5.14%) Java
4 11 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.56%) C++
6 7 (2.77%) Ruby
7 6 (2.37%) C
7 6 (2.37%) PHP
8 5 (1.98%) SQL
9 4 (1.58%) C#
10 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.40%) XPath
11 1 (0.40%) PHP5
11 1 (0.40%) VBA
11 1 (0.40%) Python
11 1 (0.40%) Smalltalk
11 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (4.74%) Degree
2 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) MCP
4 2 (0.79%) MCSE
5 1 (0.40%) MCSA
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.77%) SLA
2 5 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 56 (22.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (1.58%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.40%) XenApp
5 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (4.35%) SCCM
2 9 (3.56%) Puppet
2 9 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.58%) SAP Afaria
3 4 (1.58%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.19%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.79%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.79%) DameWare
5 2 (0.79%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (24.51%) Apple
2 57 (22.53%) Microsoft
3 28 (11.07%) Cisco
4 13 (5.14%) Bloomberg
4 13 (5.14%) VMware
5 10 (3.95%) F5
5 10 (3.95%) Adobe
6 9 (3.56%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (3.16%) Polycom
7 8 (3.16%) Altiris
7 8 (3.16%) Google
8 7 (2.77%) Dell
8 7 (2.77%) Citrix
8 7 (2.77%) Facebook
9 6 (2.37%) Avaya
9 6 (2.37%) HP
9 6 (2.37%) Reuters
10 5 (1.98%) MobileIron
11 4 (1.58%) McAfee
12 3 (1.19%) Wyse
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: From £500 to £550 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £16.00 - £18.00 per hour + temp to perm opportunity
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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London
Arrows Group
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Posted: 14 days ago
Feltham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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