The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 16 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 West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPhone
Rank 121 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing iPhone 20 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.42% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.60% 1.98% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 10
Average daily rate £488 £175 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+178.57% -43.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £130 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £294 £318
% change year-on-year
-2.97% -7.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £12.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £12.13
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +36.08%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
770 505 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.92% 21.16% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 263 369
Average daily rate £350 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £191 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 50 73
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.39 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.79% -31.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
iPhone
England

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in the South West

iPhone
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPhone across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

iPhone Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

iPhone
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

iPhone Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

iPhone
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 16 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
Bristol -11 6 £325 -7.14% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £500 -
Somerset -9 3 £350 +75.00%
Gloucestershire -2 1 - - 2
Devon - - - -
iPhone
England

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 14 (60.87%) iPad
2 12 (52.17%) Android
3 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 10 (43.48%) .NET
4 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) REST
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (21.74%) iOS Development
7 5 (21.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (21.74%) Sitecore
7 5 (21.74%) Content Management
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) C#
7 5 (21.74%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) IIS
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
8 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
8 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
8 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
8 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Objective-C

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (21.74%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (17.39%) PhoneGap
2 3 (13.04%) Xcode
3 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) iOS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Mobility Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) iPhone Developer
6 1 (4.35%) iPad Developer
6 1 (4.35%) iPad Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) HTML5
2 5 (21.74%) REST
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) Ext JS
3 4 (17.39%) Sass
3 4 (17.39%) LESS
3 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (8.70%) Cocoa
5 1 (4.35%) Itk
5 1 (4.35%) UIKit
5 1 (4.35%) iOS SDK
5 1 (4.35%) Flash
5 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
5 1 (4.35%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) iPad
2 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
3 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
4 4 (17.39%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) RMADS
5 1 (4.35%) CESG
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Android
2 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) iOS Development
1 5 (21.74%) Content Management
2 4 (17.39%) MVC
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Web Development
3 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.35%) Android Development
5 1 (4.35%) Memory Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
1 5 (21.74%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Sitecore
3 3 (13.04%) Dell
3 3 (13.04%) Avaya
4 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
4 2 (8.70%) Capita
5 1 (4.35%) Novell
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) CODA
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle