The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPhone
UK
Rank 474 490 402
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -88
Contract jobs citing iPhone 117 128 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.76% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 75 110
Median daily rate £338 £313 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £110 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.28% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 24
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.75 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% -7.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%

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
14550 16750 16025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.53% 32.93% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9306 10623 10070
Median daily rate £440 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 542 698 647
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing iPhone as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 104 £344 +12.24% 57
London -18 45 £450 +104.54% 20
South East +30 20 £168 -52.14% 6
North West +34 12 £275 +61.76% 14
South West +24 8 £338 - 5
East Midlands +6 7 £375 +36.36% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 7 - - 1
City of London -11 7 £181 -42.00% 3
Cardiff - 7 £165 -
South Wales - 7 £165 -
Wales - 7 £165 -
Yorkshire +12 6 £395 -12.22% 2
Leeds +11 6 £395 -12.22% 1
West Yorkshire +11 6 £395 -12.22% 1
Leicestershire +10 6 £375 +36.36% 2
Manchester - 6 £425 - 4
Surrey +16 5 £168 -52.14% 3
Milton Keynes +11 5 - - 1
Scotland +27 4 - -
East of England -2 4 £275 +83.33% 5
Dorset - 4 £338 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £115 - 10
Bournemouth - 4 £338 - 1
Angus - 4 - -
Hampshire +17 3 £125 -21.87% 1
Essex 0 3 £313 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £100 -
Bristol - 3 £150 - 2
Woking - 3 £135 - 1
Basingstoke - 3 £125 -

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iPhone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for iPhone.

1 153 (57.30%) iPad
2 138 (51.69%) Windows
3 105 (39.33%) Apple iOS
4 102 (38.20%) iOS Development
5 89 (33.33%) Android
6 88 (32.96%) Windows 7
7 78 (29.21%) Objective-C
8 74 (27.72%) MS Office
9 73 (27.34%) Blackberry
10 72 (26.97%) Active Directory
11 70 (26.22%) Apple Swift
12 67 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
13 57 (21.35%) Microsoft
14 55 (20.60%) TDD
15 47 (17.60%) Cocoa
15 47 (17.60%) Mobile App
16 46 (17.23%) Android Development
16 46 (17.23%) User Experience
16 46 (17.23%) ITIL
17 43 (16.10%) Apple
17 43 (16.10%) Retail
18 42 (15.73%) Xcode
18 42 (15.73%) Windows XP
19 39 (14.61%) Scrum
20 38 (14.23%) RESTful
21 36 (13.48%) Finance
21 36 (13.48%) OO
22 34 (12.73%) C#
22 34 (12.73%) Mobile Development
23 33 (12.36%) JavaScript

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (8.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 17 (6.37%) IBM Notes
3 16 (5.99%) Skype for Business
4 9 (3.37%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.12%) CMS
6 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 74 (27.72%) MS Office
2 31 (11.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.75%) MS Project
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (5.62%) Eikon
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.49%) Office 365
2 9 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.25%) iTunes
5 5 (1.87%) GitHub
6 4 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.50%) TestFlight
7 3 (1.12%) Yammer
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.24%) Skype
2 10 (3.75%) VoIP
3 9 (3.37%) Internet
4 8 (3.00%) LAN
4 8 (3.00%) VPN
5 6 (2.25%) DNS
6 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.87%) WAN
7 4 (1.50%) DHCP
7 4 (1.50%) HTTP
7 4 (1.50%) Network Security
7 4 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.50%) Wireless
8 2 (0.75%) ADSL
8 2 (0.75%) NAS
8 2 (0.75%) SAN
8 2 (0.75%) WLAN
9 1 (0.37%) 3G
9 1 (0.37%) Firewall
9 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.50%) Relational Database
1 4 (1.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (1.50%) SQLite
2 1 (0.37%) Mixpanel
2 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (15.73%) Xcode
2 27 (10.11%) Git (software)
3 23 (8.61%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.74%) Subversion
5 11 (4.12%) JIRA
6 10 (3.75%) Calabash
7 8 (3.00%) Hudson
7 8 (3.00%) Maven
8 5 (1.87%) Android Studio
9 4 (1.50%) CocoaPods
9 4 (1.50%) JUnit
10 2 (0.75%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.37%) git-flow
11 1 (0.37%) Grunt
11 1 (0.37%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.37%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.37%) Selenium
11 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (16.10%) Retail
2 36 (13.48%) Finance
3 30 (11.24%) Banking
4 24 (8.99%) Legal
5 18 (6.74%) Retail Banking
6 15 (5.62%) Games
7 12 (4.49%) Law
8 7 (2.62%) Publishing
8 7 (2.62%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.50%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.12%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) French Language
11 1 (0.37%) Front Office
11 1 (0.37%) German Language
11 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.37%) Marketing
11 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 110 (41.20%) Developer
2 75 (28.09%) iOS Developer
3 67 (25.09%) Analyst
4 45 (16.85%) Support Engineer
5 43 (16.10%) Service Analyst
6 42 (15.73%) Service Desk Analyst
7 41 (15.36%) 2nd Line Support
8 32 (11.99%) Desktop Support
9 30 (11.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 24 (8.99%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 23 (8.61%) Support Analyst
12 22 (8.24%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 22 (8.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 22 (8.24%) Desktop Engineer
13 21 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (7.87%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 20 (7.49%) Service Desk Support
15 19 (7.12%) Mobile Developer
16 17 (6.37%) Objective-C Developer
17 16 (5.99%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.60%) Cocoa
2 38 (14.23%) RESTful
3 26 (9.74%) .NET
4 23 (8.61%) XML
5 22 (8.24%) JSON
6 21 (7.87%) HTML
7 18 (6.74%) CSS
8 16 (5.99%) CSS3
8 16 (5.99%) HTML5
8 16 (5.99%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 11 (4.12%) Core Data
10 9 (3.37%) Cocoa Touch
11 7 (2.62%) Core Animation
11 7 (2.62%) Web Services
12 5 (1.87%) Flash
12 5 (1.87%) Xamarin.iOS
12 5 (1.87%) XSL
13 4 (1.50%) .NET Framework
13 4 (1.50%) iPhone SDK
13 4 (1.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 153 (57.30%) iPad
2 73 (27.34%) Blackberry
3 47 (17.60%) Mobile App
4 46 (17.23%) User Experience
5 22 (8.24%) Smartphone
6 11 (4.12%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.37%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (3.00%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.00%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.62%) Animation
10 6 (2.25%) Graphic Design
10 6 (2.25%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.25%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.87%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (1.87%) Physics
12 4 (1.50%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (1.50%) Online Games
13 3 (1.12%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.75%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 138 (51.69%) Windows
2 105 (39.33%) Apple iOS
3 89 (33.33%) Android
4 88 (32.96%) Windows 7
5 42 (15.73%) Windows XP
6 24 (8.99%) Windows Server
7 23 (8.61%) Windows 8
8 20 (7.49%) Windows 10
9 17 (6.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (5.99%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (2.25%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (1.87%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (1.50%) Linux
15 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (38.20%) iOS Development
2 67 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (20.60%) TDD
4 46 (17.23%) Android Development
4 46 (17.23%) ITIL
5 39 (14.61%) Scrum
6 36 (13.48%) OO
7 34 (12.73%) Mobile Development
8 26 (9.74%) Pair Programming
9 21 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (7.49%) BDD
10 20 (7.49%) Problem Management
11 19 (7.12%) ITSM
12 17 (6.37%) OOD
12 17 (6.37%) Unit Testing
13 16 (5.99%) Automated Testing
13 16 (5.99%) Software Deployment
14 15 (5.62%) High Availability
14 15 (5.62%) Systems Analysis
15 14 (5.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 78 (29.21%) Objective-C
2 70 (26.22%) Apple Swift
3 34 (12.73%) C#
4 33 (12.36%) JavaScript
5 20 (7.49%) Java
6 19 (7.12%) C++
7 10 (3.75%) Python
8 6 (2.25%) Ruby
8 6 (2.25%) SQL
9 5 (1.87%) ActionScript
9 5 (1.87%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.37%) C
11 1 (0.37%) PHP
11 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (4.12%) Degree
2 6 (2.25%) MOS
3 4 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) MCP
6 1 (0.37%) MCSE
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.87%) SLA
2 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 72 (26.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.12%) XenApp
3 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.75%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (8.24%) SCCM
2 7 (2.62%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.37%) DameWare
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.37%) SmoothWall
3 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 43 (16.10%) Apple
3 21 (7.87%) Citrix
4 17 (6.37%) Bloomberg
4 17 (6.37%) Lotus
5 16 (5.99%) Reuters
6 13 (4.87%) Xamarin
7 10 (3.75%) Canon
7 10 (3.75%) Mitel
8 9 (3.37%) Google
9 8 (3.00%) Dell
10 7 (2.62%) Cisco
11 6 (2.25%) VMware
12 5 (1.87%) Altiris
13 4 (1.50%) Adobe
13 4 (1.50%) MobileIron
13 4 (1.50%) SAP
14 3 (1.12%) Avaya
14 3 (1.12%) HP
15 2 (0.75%) Nokia
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