The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPhone
Rank 357 295 234
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -61
Contract jobs citing iPhone 273 338 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.64% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 2.06% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 218 314
Average daily rate
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£350 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.77% +0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £343 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +17.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £24.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -33.33%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17586 16390 17257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.53% 31.06% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10697 10107 9986
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 732 670 874
Average hourly rate £18.73 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend

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

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend

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

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in the UK

iPhone
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPhone within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

iPhone Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

iPhone
Hourly Rate Trend

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

iPhone Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

iPhone
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPhone within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

iPhone Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

iPhone
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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.

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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
England -67 255 £350 -0.77% 123
London -25 167 £356 -5.00% 48
South East +20 45 £375 +39.53% 16
City of London +8 37 £325 -21.21% 15
Hampshire +8 20 £400 +166.66% 3
Southampton - 14 £355 -
West Yorkshire +13 12 £338 -15.62% 7
Yorkshire +7 12 £338 -13.68% 8
South West -36 12 £325 +8.33% 13
Scotland -10 11 £198 -47.33% 9
Bristol -6 9 £325 +30.00% 8
East of England -36 7 £350 +16.66% 9
West Sussex +7 6 - - 2
Berkshire +4 5 £394 +52.91% 4
Edinburgh +1 5 £170 - 1
Kent -3 5 £145 - 1
Glasgow -12 5 £300 -20.00% 6
Essex -11 4 £350 -5.66% 1
West Midlands -17 4 £450 +42.85% 2
Manchester -28 4 £350 +2.18% 13
North West -29 4 £350 +2.18% 14
Leeds +3 3 £300 -14.40% 3
Southend-on-Sea -13 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 - -
East Midlands +1 2 £105 -63.15% 1
Warwickshire -7 2 - - 1
Salford -7 2 £350 +2.18%
Reading +15 1 £375 - 2
Slough -6 1 £325 - 1
Surrey -8 1 - - 5

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 342 (61.40%) Apple iOS
2 332 (59.61%) iPad
3 289 (51.89%) iOS Development
4 206 (36.98%) Objective-C
5 191 (34.29%) Android
6 180 (32.32%) Windows
7 168 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
8 139 (24.96%) Blackberry
9 112 (20.11%) Mobile App
10 107 (19.21%) Xcode
11 101 (18.13%) Active Directory
12 100 (17.95%) Windows 7
13 94 (16.88%) Microsoft
13 94 (16.88%) Apple
14 89 (15.98%) Cocoa
15 87 (15.62%) HTML
16 82 (14.72%) OO
17 80 (14.36%) Web Services
17 80 (14.36%) TDD
18 74 (13.29%) MS Office
19 72 (12.93%) CSS
20 68 (12.21%) JSON
21 64 (11.49%) JavaScript
21 64 (11.49%) Cocoa Touch
22 58 (10.41%) Finance
23 56 (10.05%) XML
24 55 (9.87%) Subversion
25 54 (9.69%) Git (software)
25 54 (9.69%) Scrum
26 53 (9.52%) RESTful

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 44 (7.90%) MS Exchange
2 23 (4.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 20 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (3.05%) IBM Notes
5 16 (2.87%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.51%) CMS
7 9 (1.62%) Lync
8 8 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.72%) Kentico
10 4 (0.72%) IIS
11 3 (0.54%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.36%) Node.js
12 2 (0.36%) Drupal
12 2 (0.36%) Apache
12 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 74 (13.29%) MS Office
2 31 (5.57%) Photoshop
3 28 (5.03%) MS Excel
4 24 (4.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (3.23%) InDesign
6 3 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.18%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.18%) Maximo
2 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.80%) Office 365
2 5 (0.90%) SaaS
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.54%) VPN
2 39 (7.00%) HTTP
3 20 (3.59%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.87%) DNS
5 13 (2.33%) Firewall
6 9 (1.62%) LAN
7 8 (1.44%) IP Telephony
7 8 (1.44%) DHCP
8 7 (1.26%) WAN
9 6 (1.08%) Broadband
10 5 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.90%) Wireless
10 5 (0.90%) Internet
10 5 (0.90%) VoIP
11 4 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.72%) RTCP
11 4 (0.72%) RTP
12 3 (0.54%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.36%) VLAN
13 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.97%) MySQL
2 11 (1.97%) SQLite
3 8 (1.44%) MongoDB
4 5 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.72%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.72%) RavenDB
5 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.36%) MS Access
6 2 (0.36%) Redis
6 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 107 (19.21%) Xcode
2 55 (9.87%) Subversion
3 54 (9.69%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.15%) Selenium
5 10 (1.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 9 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (1.08%) Hudson
9 5 (0.90%) Calabash
9 5 (0.90%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.72%) LLBLGen Pro
10 4 (0.72%) JIRA
10 4 (0.72%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.54%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.54%) Robotium
11 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.54%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.36%) RSpec
12 2 (0.36%) Bugzilla
General
1 58 (10.41%) Finance
2 29 (5.21%) Retail
3 19 (3.41%) Banking
4 14 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.15%) Marketing
6 11 (1.97%) Publishing
7 10 (1.80%) Advertising
7 10 (1.80%) Games
8 6 (1.08%) Legal
9 5 (0.90%) Law
10 4 (0.72%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.72%) Dutch Language
10 4 (0.72%) French Language
11 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.36%) Electronics
12 2 (0.36%) Automotive
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 317 (56.91%) Developer
2 247 (44.34%) iOS Developer
3 81 (14.54%) Analyst
4 43 (7.72%) Desktop Support
5 41 (7.36%) Mobile Developer
6 38 (6.82%) Support Analyst
7 33 (5.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 32 (5.75%) Support Engineer
9 26 (4.67%) Senior Developer
10 24 (4.31%) Designer
11 21 (3.77%) iPhone Developer
12 19 (3.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 19 (3.41%) Desktop Analyst
12 19 (3.41%) Senior iOS Developer
13 18 (3.23%) Android Developer
13 18 (3.23%) Service Analyst
14 17 (3.05%) Service Desk Analyst
15 16 (2.87%) Digital Designer
15 16 (2.87%) Desktop Engineer
16 13 (2.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (15.98%) Cocoa
2 87 (15.62%) HTML
3 80 (14.36%) Web Services
4 72 (12.93%) CSS
5 68 (12.21%) JSON
6 64 (11.49%) Cocoa Touch
7 56 (10.05%) XML
8 53 (9.52%) RESTful
8 53 (9.52%) iOS SDK
9 38 (6.82%) HTML5
10 37 (6.64%) SOAP
11 33 (5.92%) CSS3
12 25 (4.49%) .NET
13 22 (3.95%) REST
14 16 (2.87%) Flash
15 15 (2.69%) jQuery
16 14 (2.51%) Android SDK
17 11 (1.97%) UIKit
18 9 (1.62%) Ajax
19 8 (1.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 332 (59.61%) iPad
2 139 (24.96%) Blackberry
3 112 (20.11%) Mobile App
4 52 (9.34%) User Experience
5 27 (4.85%) Handset
6 25 (4.49%) Computer Science
7 18 (3.23%) Social Media
7 18 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (2.87%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.97%) Smartphone
10 8 (1.44%) Animation
11 7 (1.26%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.26%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.26%) Online Games
11 7 (1.26%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.26%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.08%) Video on Demand
12 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.90%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 342 (61.40%) Apple iOS
2 191 (34.29%) Android
3 180 (32.32%) Windows
4 100 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 49 (8.80%) Windows XP
6 25 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (3.59%) Windows Mobile
9 18 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 16 (2.87%) Windows Phone
11 14 (2.51%) Mac OS X
12 12 (2.15%) Linux
13 5 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.72%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.18%) SUSE
16 1 (0.18%) Debian
16 1 (0.18%) UNIX
16 1 (0.18%) BlackBerry OS
16 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (51.89%) iOS Development
2 168 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (14.72%) OO
4 80 (14.36%) TDD
5 54 (9.69%) Scrum
6 49 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (8.08%) Android Development
8 39 (7.00%) ITIL
9 29 (5.21%) OOP
10 24 (4.31%) E-Commerce
11 23 (4.13%) MVC
12 22 (3.95%) Kanban
13 21 (3.77%) BDD
13 21 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
14 17 (3.05%) Memory Management
14 17 (3.05%) Software Engineering
15 16 (2.87%) OOD
16 15 (2.69%) Systems Analysis
17 13 (2.33%) User Stories
17 13 (2.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 206 (36.98%) Objective-C
2 64 (11.49%) JavaScript
3 42 (7.54%) Java
4 38 (6.82%) SQL
5 29 (5.21%) C++
6 22 (3.95%) C#
7 20 (3.59%) C
8 5 (0.90%) PHP
8 5 (0.90%) Python
9 4 (0.72%) Ruby
9 4 (0.72%) VB
9 4 (0.72%) PowerHouse
10 3 (0.54%) Lingo
10 3 (0.54%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.36%) Lua
11 2 (0.36%) VBA
12 1 (0.18%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (4.13%) Degree
2 12 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.44%) A+ Certification
4 6 (1.08%) ISEB
5 5 (0.90%) MCSE
6 4 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.54%) MCSA
7 3 (0.54%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.36%) MCDST
9 1 (0.18%) CCNA
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.18%) MCP
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.13%) QA
2 14 (2.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) PAS 55
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 101 (18.13%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.33%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.72%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.54%) MetaFrame
6 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.36%) vSphere
6 2 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.18%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.18%) UAG
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 12 (2.15%) SCCM
3 10 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.08%) WSUS
5 4 (0.72%) HP SIM
5 4 (0.72%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (0.54%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.36%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 94 (16.88%) Microsoft
1 94 (16.88%) Apple
2 30 (5.39%) Citrix
3 25 (4.49%) VMware
4 24 (4.31%) Adobe
5 23 (4.13%) Cisco
6 20 (3.59%) Symantec
7 18 (3.23%) HP
8 17 (3.05%) Lotus
9 16 (2.87%) Google
10 15 (2.69%) McAfee
11 13 (2.33%) Avaya
12 10 (1.80%) Appcelerator
13 9 (1.62%) Facebook
14 8 (1.44%) Sencha
14 8 (1.44%) Dell
14 8 (1.44%) Xamarin
15 7 (1.26%) Oracle
15 7 (1.26%) LANDesk
16 6 (1.08%) Sophos
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