The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPhone
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iPhone 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.80% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£150 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £338 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
iPhone
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
119 64 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.73% 26.02% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 30 37
Average daily rate £385 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £855 £550 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.71 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.70% -20.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £11.75 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £29.50 £21.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

iPhone
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 2 £150 -
iPhone
North West

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 2 (50.00%) Xcode
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Pthreads
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Core Animation

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) POSIX
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Pthreads
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
2 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) Animation
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft