The first 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 18 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPhone
Rank 224 200 190
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -10
Contract jobs citing iPhone 26 37 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.44% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 2.37% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 32
Average daily rate £250 £348 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.14% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £155 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £413 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Average hourly rate £11.75 £17.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £12.13
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +36.08%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2066 1562 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.33% 18.66% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 730 919
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 159 198
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
iPhone
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -8 10 £393 +96.25% 4
Buckinghamshire -14 7 £250 -13.04% 3
Surrey -16 5 £140 -52.54% 3
Hampshire +3 2 £493 +40.71% 4
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
iPhone
England

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 32 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 29 (48.33%) iPad
3 27 (45.00%) Blackberry
4 25 (41.67%) Windows
5 24 (40.00%) Android
6 22 (36.67%) iOS Development
7 18 (30.00%) Objective-C
8 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 15 (25.00%) HTML
8 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
9 14 (23.33%) Apple
10 13 (21.67%) Xcode
11 10 (16.67%) Cocoa
11 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
11 10 (16.67%) jQuery
12 9 (15.00%) Mobile App
12 9 (15.00%) MS Office
13 8 (13.33%) Citrix
13 8 (13.33%) VPN
14 7 (11.67%) Finance
14 7 (11.67%) iOS SDK
15 6 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
15 6 (10.00%) Android SDK
15 6 (10.00%) Remedy
15 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
15 6 (10.00%) BMC
16 5 (8.33%) Avaya
16 5 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) VPN
2 4 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (3.33%) DNS
3 2 (3.33%) VoIP
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
4 1 (1.67%) LDAP
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
4 1 (1.67%) DHCP
4 1 (1.67%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) Intranet
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) 3G
4 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Xcode
2 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.67%) Calabash
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) PhoneGap
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.67%) Publishing
4 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Dutch Language
5 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Developer
2 17 (28.33%) iOS Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (11.67%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Mobility Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.33%) iPhone Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Software Programmer
9 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) HTML
2 10 (16.67%) Cocoa
2 10 (16.67%) jQuery
3 7 (11.67%) iOS SDK
4 6 (10.00%) Android SDK
5 5 (8.33%) HTML5
6 4 (6.67%) Core Animation
6 4 (6.67%) UIKit
6 4 (6.67%) Ajax
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.67%) Web Services
6 4 (6.67%) .NET
6 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.67%) CSS
7 2 (3.33%) Xamarin.iOS
8 1 (1.67%) SOAP
8 1 (1.67%) Struts
8 1 (1.67%) Flash
8 1 (1.67%) XML
8 1 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (48.33%) iPad
2 27 (45.00%) Blackberry
3 9 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.33%) Handset
5 4 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (6.67%) Animation
6 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) CESG
7 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.67%) Telematics
7 1 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 25 (41.67%) Windows
3 24 (40.00%) Android
4 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.67%) webOS
6 4 (6.67%) Linux
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.67%) UNIX
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.67%) Debian
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) iOS Development
2 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (6.67%) Android Development
3 4 (6.67%) ITIL
4 3 (5.00%) MVC
5 2 (3.33%) TDD
5 2 (3.33%) SOA
6 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.67%) Project Management
6 1 (1.67%) Workflow
6 1 (1.67%) Scrum
6 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.67%) Web Design
6 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) Objective-C
2 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.67%) C#
4 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) SQL
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) PHP5
6 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (23.33%) Apple
2 8 (13.33%) Citrix
3 6 (10.00%) Remedy
3 6 (10.00%) BMC
4 5 (8.33%) Avaya
4 5 (8.33%) Xamarin
5 4 (6.67%) CODA
5 4 (6.67%) HP
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco
6 3 (5.00%) Lotus
6 3 (5.00%) McAfee
6 3 (5.00%) Symantec
6 3 (5.00%) Altiris
7 2 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.67%) Dell
8 1 (1.67%) Adobe
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.67%) VMware
8 1 (1.67%) Google
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