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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPhone
Rank 386 318 211
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -107
Contract jobs citing iPhone 225 287 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.55% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 1.76% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 180 306
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 10
Average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.50 £15.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.09 £19.50 £23.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -30.26%

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
17209 16323 15682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.23% 31.50% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11017 10181 9113
Average daily rate £410 £401 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 682 835
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 25 November 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
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 25 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -90 208 £350 - 98
London -36 142 £350 -6.66% 42
City of London +16 39 £325 -7.14% 14
South East -21 30 £353 +0.71% 18
South West -22 9 £253 +1.00% 5
West Sussex - 9 £108 - 1
West Yorkshire -3 8 - - 4
Scotland -8 8 £550 +46.66% 3
Yorkshire -9 8 - - 6
Bristol -12 8 £325 +30.00% 1
Hampshire -17 8 £400 +10.34% 1
Crawley - 7 £108 -
Southampton +1 6 £378 +109.72% 1
East Midlands -5 5 £244 -28.09% 1
Edinburgh -7 5 £525 -
West Midlands -11 5 - -
Warwickshire -2 4 - -
Surrey -4 4 £425 +94.28% 4
North West -15 4 £100 -68.00% 8
Glasgow -9 3 £550 +46.66% 3
Leeds -11 3 - - 3
Manchester -16 3 - - 8
East of England -25 3 £350 +16.47% 5
Berkshire -6 2 £320 -20.00% 5
North East -33 2 - - 13
Kent - 2 £145 - 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £225 - 2
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Merseyside -5 1 £100 -68.00%
Hertfordshire -12 1 £350 +59.09% 2

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 317 (64.17%) Apple iOS
2 298 (60.32%) iPad
3 270 (54.66%) iOS Development
4 202 (40.89%) Objective-C
5 162 (32.79%) Windows
6 152 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 144 (29.15%) Android
8 124 (25.10%) Blackberry
9 111 (22.47%) Xcode
10 108 (21.86%) Mobile App
11 95 (19.23%) Windows 7
12 87 (17.61%) Microsoft
13 83 (16.80%) Active Directory
14 80 (16.19%) MS Office
15 75 (15.18%) Cocoa
15 75 (15.18%) OO
16 72 (14.57%) Apple
17 65 (13.16%) Web Services
18 64 (12.96%) JSON
19 60 (12.15%) Finance
20 59 (11.94%) JavaScript
21 58 (11.74%) TDD
22 56 (11.34%) Cocoa Touch
23 55 (11.13%) HTML
24 54 (10.93%) XML
25 52 (10.53%) User Experience
26 51 (10.32%) Git (software)
27 48 (9.72%) CSS
28 47 (9.51%) RESTful
29 46 (9.31%) Scrum

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 45 (9.11%) MS Exchange
2 17 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.63%) Lync
5 11 (2.23%) CMS
6 10 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.42%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.01%) Kentico
9 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.40%) IIS
10 2 (0.40%) Apache
11 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.20%) Confluence
11 1 (0.20%) Node.js
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 80 (16.19%) MS Office
2 21 (4.25%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.23%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.01%) InDesign
5 3 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.20%) MS Project
7 1 (0.20%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.20%) Maximo
2 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.02%) Office 365
2 4 (0.81%) SaaS
3 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.40%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.40%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.10%) VPN
2 35 (7.09%) HTTP
3 25 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.63%) DNS
5 9 (1.82%) Firewall
6 8 (1.62%) LAN
6 8 (1.62%) DHCP
7 7 (1.42%) Wireless
8 6 (1.21%) Broadband
9 4 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.61%) Internet
10 3 (0.61%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.61%) VoIP
11 2 (0.40%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.40%) WAN
11 2 (0.40%) SAN
11 2 (0.40%) SNMP
11 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.40%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (0.40%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.43%) MySQL
1 12 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.23%) SQLite
3 7 (1.42%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (1.01%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.01%) RavenDB
5 5 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.61%) MS Access
6 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.40%) Redis
7 2 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 111 (22.47%) Xcode
2 51 (10.32%) Git (software)
3 41 (8.30%) Subversion
4 14 (2.83%) Selenium
5 11 (2.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 10 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.62%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.62%) Mercurial
8 7 (1.42%) Calabash
9 6 (1.21%) JIRA
10 5 (1.01%) Appium
10 5 (1.01%) LLBLGen Pro
11 4 (0.81%) Hudson
11 4 (0.81%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.61%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.61%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.61%) Robotium
13 2 (0.40%) Axure RP
General
1 60 (12.15%) Finance
2 25 (5.06%) Retail
3 21 (4.25%) Banking
4 14 (2.83%) Marketing
5 8 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.62%) Advertising
6 7 (1.42%) Publishing
6 7 (1.42%) Spanish Language
7 6 (1.21%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.01%) Games
9 3 (0.61%) Automotive
9 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.40%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.40%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Avionics
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 295 (59.72%) Developer
2 243 (49.19%) iOS Developer
3 78 (15.79%) Analyst
4 41 (8.30%) Mobile Developer
5 39 (7.89%) Desktop Support
6 38 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 27 (5.47%) Support Engineer
8 21 (4.25%) Service Analyst
8 21 (4.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 21 (4.25%) Service Desk Analyst
9 20 (4.05%) Senior Developer
10 18 (3.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 18 (3.64%) Desktop Analyst
11 17 (3.44%) Senior iOS Developer
12 15 (3.04%) iPhone Developer
13 14 (2.83%) Test Analyst
14 13 (2.63%) Desktop Engineer
14 13 (2.63%) Android Developer
15 11 (2.23%) 1st Line Support
15 11 (2.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (15.18%) Cocoa
2 65 (13.16%) Web Services
3 64 (12.96%) JSON
4 56 (11.34%) Cocoa Touch
5 55 (11.13%) HTML
6 54 (10.93%) XML
7 48 (9.72%) CSS
8 47 (9.51%) RESTful
9 42 (8.50%) iOS SDK
10 35 (7.09%) CSS3
11 34 (6.88%) HTML5
12 33 (6.68%) SOAP
13 20 (4.05%) .NET
14 14 (2.83%) REST
15 13 (2.63%) Android SDK
16 9 (1.82%) Sencha Touch
16 9 (1.82%) jQuery
17 7 (1.42%) iPhone SDK
18 6 (1.21%) WCF
18 6 (1.21%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 298 (60.32%) iPad
2 124 (25.10%) Blackberry
3 108 (21.86%) Mobile App
4 52 (10.53%) User Experience
5 24 (4.86%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.24%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.43%) Social Media
9 9 (1.82%) Handset
10 7 (1.42%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.42%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.42%) Video on Demand
11 6 (1.21%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.21%) Animation
11 6 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.01%) PDA
13 4 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.81%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 317 (64.17%) Apple iOS
2 162 (32.79%) Windows
3 144 (29.15%) Android
4 95 (19.23%) Windows 7
5 41 (8.30%) Windows XP
6 31 (6.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (4.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (4.45%) Windows 8
9 16 (3.24%) Mac OS X
10 14 (2.83%) Windows Mobile
11 13 (2.63%) Linux
11 13 (2.63%) Windows Phone
12 10 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.61%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.40%) UNIX
15 1 (0.20%) SUSE
15 1 (0.20%) Debian
15 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (54.66%) iOS Development
2 152 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (15.18%) OO
4 58 (11.74%) TDD
5 46 (9.31%) Scrum
6 39 (7.89%) ITIL
7 38 (7.69%) Android Development
8 36 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (5.87%) E-Commerce
10 20 (4.05%) Systems Analysis
11 18 (3.64%) Mobile Application Development
12 17 (3.44%) Kanban
12 17 (3.44%) BDD
12 17 (3.44%) OOP
13 14 (2.83%) Incident Management
13 14 (2.83%) OOD
14 13 (2.63%) MVC
14 13 (2.63%) Software Engineering
14 13 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
15 11 (2.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 202 (40.89%) Objective-C
2 59 (11.94%) JavaScript
3 35 (7.09%) Java
4 32 (6.48%) SQL
5 24 (4.86%) C++
6 18 (3.64%) C#
7 15 (3.04%) C
8 5 (1.01%) Python
8 5 (1.01%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.81%) Ruby
10 3 (0.61%) VBA
10 3 (0.61%) VB
10 3 (0.61%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.61%) PHP
11 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.20%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (3.64%) Degree
2 14 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.42%) A+ Certification
3 7 (1.42%) MCSE
3 7 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.21%) ISEB
5 5 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.81%) MCSA
7 3 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) MCDST
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.86%) QA
2 11 (2.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) PAS 55
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 83 (16.80%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.82%) Terminal Services
3 7 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.81%) XenApp
5 3 (0.61%) MetaFrame
6 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.20%) UAG
7 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (2.83%) SCCM
2 8 (1.62%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.01%) WSUS
4 3 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.40%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 87 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 72 (14.57%) Apple
3 25 (5.06%) Citrix
4 18 (3.64%) Symantec
5 17 (3.44%) HP
6 15 (3.04%) VMware
7 14 (2.83%) Google
8 13 (2.63%) Cisco
9 11 (2.23%) McAfee
9 11 (2.23%) Appcelerator
10 10 (2.02%) Oracle
10 10 (2.02%) MobileIron
11 9 (1.82%) Avaya
11 9 (1.82%) Sencha
12 8 (1.62%) Adobe
12 8 (1.62%) Bloomberg
13 7 (1.42%) Reuters
13 7 (1.42%) Lotus
13 7 (1.42%) Dell
13 7 (1.42%) Perforce
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