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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPhone
Rank 502 477 372
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -105
Contract jobs citing iPhone 146 186 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.97% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 122 179
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £151 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 19
Median hourly rate £16.29 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £28.40 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £14.25 £12.25
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +16.32%

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
17780 19182 18392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.28% 33.01% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11513 11998 11144
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 644 816 800
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -15 141 £395 -1.86% 50
London -32 97 £425 -4.49% 26
Yorkshire +20 18 £389 +29.58% 3
City of London +30 17 £425 +21.42% 8
West Yorkshire +27 17 £389 +29.58% 3
Leeds +20 16 £389 +29.58% 2
South East +19 13 £270 +80.00% 2
Hampshire +14 4 - -
Scotland +6 4 £475 +28.81% 1
North West +4 4 £249 -30.17% 10
South West -2 4 £500 +344.44% 2
Brighton +6 3 £348 +131.66%
East Sussex +5 3 £348 +131.66%
East of England +1 3 £350 - 5
Buckinghamshire - 3 £220 -
Edinburgh +12 2 £475 +18.75% 1
Surrey +5 2 £160 - 1
Cheshire +4 2 - - 2
Bristol -4 2 £500 +29.03%
Manchester -16 2 £249 -31.37% 7
West Midlands -27 2 £350 -15.15%
Milton Keynes - 2 £220 -
Warrington - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - - 1
Bradford +13 1 - - 1
Basingstoke +11 1 - -
Berkshire +9 1 - -
Swindon +8 1 - - 1
Wiltshire +3 1 - - 1
Birmingham -11 1 £350 -15.15%

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 183 (61.82%) iPad
2 149 (50.34%) Apple iOS
3 131 (44.26%) iOS Development
4 128 (43.24%) Windows
5 115 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (35.14%) Objective-C
7 87 (29.39%) Android
8 86 (29.05%) Apple
9 79 (26.69%) Cocoa
9 79 (26.69%) TDD
9 79 (26.69%) Windows 7
10 78 (26.35%) Active Directory
11 74 (25.00%) Blackberry
12 72 (24.32%) MS Office
12 72 (24.32%) Xcode
13 64 (21.62%) Apple Swift
14 62 (20.95%) OO
15 61 (20.61%) Scrum
16 59 (19.93%) User Experience
17 58 (19.59%) RESTful
18 56 (18.92%) Microsoft
19 53 (17.91%) Mobile Development
20 49 (16.55%) Mobile App
21 48 (16.22%) ITIL
22 46 (15.54%) XML
23 44 (14.86%) Unit Testing
24 43 (14.53%) JSON
25 41 (13.85%) BDD
26 39 (13.18%) Finance
27 38 (12.84%) MS Excel

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 32 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (4.39%) Skype for Business
3 12 (4.05%) IBM Notes
4 11 (3.72%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.35%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.01%) CMS
8 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
9 1 (0.34%) IIS
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 72 (24.32%) MS Office
2 38 (12.84%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.35%) MS Project
5 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (3.04%) Eikon
2 4 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.07%) Office 365
2 9 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.03%) iTunes
4 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.34%) GitHub
6 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.34%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.34%) TestFlight
6 1 (0.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.41%) Internet
2 14 (4.73%) HTTP
3 13 (4.39%) Skype
4 12 (4.05%) VPN
5 11 (3.72%) LAN
5 11 (3.72%) VoIP
6 9 (3.04%) WAN
7 8 (2.70%) DNS
8 6 (2.03%) DHCP
8 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.01%) Wireless
11 2 (0.68%) 4G
11 2 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.68%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.68%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.68%) MQTT
11 2 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.68%) WLAN
12 1 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.35%) MongoDB
1 4 (1.35%) NoSQL
1 4 (1.35%) RavenDB
1 4 (1.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.01%) Big Data
2 3 (1.01%) GIS
2 3 (1.01%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.34%) Mixpanel
3 1 (0.34%) MySQL
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.34%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 72 (24.32%) Xcode
2 22 (7.43%) Git (software)
3 16 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.41%) Subversion
4 10 (3.38%) JIRA
5 9 (3.04%) Calabash
5 9 (3.04%) Hudson
5 9 (3.04%) Maven
6 5 (1.69%) Selenium
7 4 (1.35%) Artifactory
7 4 (1.35%) eggPlant
7 4 (1.35%) Fiddler
7 4 (1.35%) NuGet
7 4 (1.35%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.35%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.35%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.68%) Android Studio
8 2 (0.68%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (13.18%) Finance
2 29 (9.80%) Retail
3 26 (8.78%) Legal
4 20 (6.76%) Banking
5 16 (5.41%) Games
6 10 (3.38%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.35%) Publishing
8 3 (1.01%) French Language
8 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.01%) Law
8 3 (1.01%) Marketing
8 3 (1.01%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.68%) Billing
9 2 (0.68%) German Language
9 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 144 (48.65%) Developer
2 110 (37.16%) iOS Developer
3 68 (22.97%) Analyst
4 44 (14.86%) Service Analyst
4 44 (14.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 39 (13.18%) Support Engineer
6 31 (10.47%) Desktop Support
7 25 (8.45%) Objective-C Developer
8 22 (7.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 22 (7.43%) Support Analyst
9 21 (7.09%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (6.76%) Desktop Engineer
11 18 (6.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 17 (5.74%) IT Support
12 17 (5.74%) Senior Developer
13 14 (4.73%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
14 13 (4.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 13 (4.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 13 (4.39%) Senior iOS Developer
15 12 (4.05%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (26.69%) Cocoa
2 58 (19.59%) RESTful
3 46 (15.54%) XML
4 43 (14.53%) JSON
5 30 (10.14%) Core Data
6 23 (7.77%) Cocoa Touch
7 20 (6.76%) .NET
8 18 (6.08%) CSS
8 18 (6.08%) HTML
8 18 (6.08%) REST
9 17 (5.74%) Web Services
10 16 (5.41%) Core Animation
10 16 (5.41%) CSS3
10 16 (5.41%) HTML5
11 13 (4.39%) UIKit
12 10 (3.38%) OpenGL
12 10 (3.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 8 (2.70%) AngularJS
14 7 (2.36%) iOS SDK
14 7 (2.36%) React
Miscellaneous
1 183 (61.82%) iPad
2 74 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 59 (19.93%) User Experience
4 49 (16.55%) Mobile App
5 32 (10.81%) Computer Science
6 24 (8.11%) Smartphone
7 17 (5.74%) Data Structures
8 16 (5.41%) Animation
9 13 (4.39%) Algorithms
10 11 (3.72%) Apple TV
11 9 (3.04%) Cryptography
12 6 (2.03%) Handset
13 5 (1.69%) BYOD
14 4 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (1.35%) Applied Mathematics
14 4 (1.35%) Hedge funds
14 4 (1.35%) Mathematics
14 4 (1.35%) Physics
15 3 (1.01%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 149 (50.34%) Apple iOS
2 128 (43.24%) Windows
3 87 (29.39%) Android
4 79 (26.69%) Windows 7
5 37 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 23 (7.77%) Windows 8
7 22 (7.43%) Windows 10
8 19 (6.42%) Windows Server
9 17 (5.74%) Mac OS X
10 11 (3.72%) Windows Phone
11 8 (2.70%) Mac OS
11 8 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (1.35%) Unix
14 4 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (44.26%) iOS Development
2 115 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (26.69%) TDD
4 62 (20.95%) OO
5 61 (20.61%) Scrum
6 53 (17.91%) Mobile Development
7 48 (16.22%) ITIL
8 44 (14.86%) Unit Testing
9 41 (13.85%) BDD
10 37 (12.50%) OOD
11 30 (10.14%) ITSM
12 29 (9.80%) Android Development
12 29 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (9.46%) Problem Management
14 24 (8.11%) Pair Programming
15 22 (7.43%) Automated Testing
16 20 (6.76%) Memory Management
17 19 (6.42%) Software Engineering
18 15 (5.07%) High Availability
18 15 (5.07%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (35.14%) Objective-C
2 64 (21.62%) Apple Swift
3 26 (8.78%) JavaScript
4 23 (7.77%) C#
5 12 (4.05%) Java
6 10 (3.38%) Python
7 9 (3.04%) C++
8 5 (1.69%) Ruby
8 5 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.35%) SQL
10 2 (0.68%) C
10 2 (0.68%) PHP
11 1 (0.34%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.34%) VB
11 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (11.15%) Degree
2 5 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.01%) MCP
4 3 (1.01%) MCSE
4 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.68%) MOS
5 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.34%) HND
6 1 (0.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.35%) SLA
2 2 (0.68%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (26.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.72%) XenApp
3 6 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (6.08%) SCCM
2 8 (2.70%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.34%) SCOM
4 1 (0.34%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.34%) WSUS
4 1 (0.34%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 86 (29.05%) Apple
2 56 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.11%) Citrix
4 12 (4.05%) Lotus
5 11 (3.72%) Bloomberg
5 11 (3.72%) Mitel
5 11 (3.72%) VMware
6 10 (3.38%) Adobe
6 10 (3.38%) Reuters
7 9 (3.04%) Canon
7 9 (3.04%) Cisco
8 8 (2.70%) Xamarin
9 7 (2.36%) MobileIron
10 6 (2.03%) Dell
11 5 (1.69%) BMC
11 5 (1.69%) Samsung
12 4 (1.35%) Google
12 4 (1.35%) Remedy
13 2 (0.68%) Clearswift
13 2 (0.68%) Sophos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £250.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago