The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPhone
Rank 239 200 186
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -14
Contract jobs citing iPhone 18 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.51% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 1.78% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 28 25
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£185 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £528 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -23.52%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2888 2590 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.54% 28.91% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1388 1127
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 165
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.80 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.13% +2.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in the South East

iPhone
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPhone across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

iPhone Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

iPhone
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

iPhone Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

iPhone
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Kent 0 6 - - 1
Hampshire -9 6 £170 -57.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 3 - - 1
Berkshire -5 1 £440 +21.37% 1
Oxfordshire -27 1 £185 -17.77% 2
iPhone
England

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 60 (78.95%) Apple iOS
2 55 (72.37%) iOS Development
3 48 (63.16%) iPad
3 48 (63.16%) Objective-C
4 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (39.47%) iOS SDK
6 29 (38.16%) Xcode
6 29 (38.16%) Mobile App
7 27 (35.53%) Web Services
8 26 (34.21%) Apple
9 24 (31.58%) Scrum
9 24 (31.58%) HTML
10 23 (30.26%) Cocoa
10 23 (30.26%) HTML5
11 22 (28.95%) Cocoa Touch
12 21 (27.63%) RESTful
13 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
13 17 (22.37%) TDD
13 17 (22.37%) Mobile Development
14 16 (21.05%) Finance
14 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
15 15 (19.74%) Banking
16 14 (18.42%) Windows
17 12 (15.79%) XML
18 11 (14.47%) .NET
18 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
18 11 (14.47%) Active Directory
18 11 (14.47%) Multithreading
18 11 (14.47%) Windows 7
19 10 (13.16%) Degree

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (13.16%) Node.js
2 2 (2.63%) Lync
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (2.63%) LAN
2 2 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) DHCP
3 1 (1.32%) CDMA
3 1 (1.32%) GSM
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.32%) MS Access
1 1 (1.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (38.16%) Xcode
2 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.21%) Subversion
4 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.32%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 15 (19.74%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (77.63%) Developer
2 50 (65.79%) iOS Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.58%) Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) iPhone Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.63%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (2.63%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Mobile Web Developer
10 1 (1.32%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) iOS SDK
2 27 (35.53%) Web Services
3 24 (31.58%) HTML
4 23 (30.26%) Cocoa
4 23 (30.26%) HTML5
5 22 (28.95%) Cocoa Touch
6 21 (27.63%) RESTful
7 12 (15.79%) XML
8 11 (14.47%) .NET
9 10 (13.16%) JSON
9 10 (13.16%) SOAP
10 9 (11.84%) REST
10 9 (11.84%) AngularJS
11 7 (9.21%) OpenGL
12 4 (5.26%) CSS
12 4 (5.26%) CSS3
12 4 (5.26%) PhoneGap
13 3 (3.95%) iPhone SDK
14 2 (2.63%) Core Animation
14 2 (2.63%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 48 (63.16%) iPad
2 29 (38.16%) Mobile App
3 10 (13.16%) Blackberry
4 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.53%) User Experience
4 8 (10.53%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.58%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.63%) Animation
7 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.32%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 60 (78.95%) Apple iOS
2 14 (18.42%) Windows
3 11 (14.47%) Windows 7
4 9 (11.84%) Linux
4 9 (11.84%) UNIX
5 8 (10.53%) Android
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (72.37%) iOS Development
2 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.58%) Scrum
4 17 (22.37%) TDD
4 17 (22.37%) Mobile Development
5 11 (14.47%) Multithreading
6 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.21%) Memory Management
8 5 (6.58%) Kanban
9 4 (5.26%) OO
10 2 (2.63%) Document Management
10 2 (2.63%) MVC
10 2 (2.63%) Time Management
10 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.63%) Line Management
10 2 (2.63%) Android Development
11 1 (1.32%) Coaching
11 1 (1.32%) BDD
11 1 (1.32%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 48 (63.16%) Objective-C
2 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.53%) C#
4 7 (9.21%) C++
5 6 (7.89%) C
6 5 (6.58%) Apple Swift
7 4 (5.26%) Java
8 2 (2.63%) VBScript
8 2 (2.63%) VB
9 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) VB6
9 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Apple
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) Mitel
4 2 (2.63%) HP
4 2 (2.63%) Sencha
4 2 (2.63%) Bomgar
5 1 (1.32%) Facebook
5 1 (1.32%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.32%) Dell
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
5 1 (1.32%) Altiris
5 1 (1.32%) Google