The first 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 24 July 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.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPhone
Rank 338 299 245
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -54
Contract jobs citing iPhone 277 305 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.60% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 2.25% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 192 260
Average daily rate
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£375 £343 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 21
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.66 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +3.03%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13767 13528 14221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.17% 26.54% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8350 8160 8154
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 558 611 778
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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
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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 -39 266 £375 +9.48% 125
London 0 183 £384 +2.33% 60
City of London +34 54 £375 -7.40% 20
South East -6 51 £350 +21.73% 13
Hampshire +3 20 £400 +64.94% 4
Southampton +4 12 £425 +61.90% 2
Berkshire -1 12 £375 +50.00% 3
East of England -25 12 £350 +52.17% 4
Yorkshire +4 9 £325 +36.69% 5
West Yorkshire +4 7 £338 +41.95% 3
Oxfordshire +3 7 £218 -42.00%
Hertfordshire -6 7 £260 +14.28%
Surrey -11 7 £160 -54.28% 2
Scotland -11 7 £300 +71.42% 3
North West -19 5 £350 +2.18% 9
Reading +11 4 £375 - 2
Glasgow - 4 £300 - 3
Buckinghamshire -11 3 £290 +0.86% 1
Edinburgh -17 3 £225 -
South West -25 3 £300 -11.11% 5
Leeds +4 2 £325 +36.69% 1
Slough +2 2 £344 -
Milton Keynes -1 2 £290 +65.71% 1
North Yorkshire -2 2 £275 -
Essex -6 2 £350 - 1
West Midlands -16 2 - - 3
Manchester -17 2 £350 +2.18% 8
Bristol - 2 £300 - 4
Cheshire +6 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire 0 1 £325 - 1

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 290 (55.24%) iPad
2 282 (53.71%) Apple iOS
3 244 (46.48%) iOS Development
4 189 (36.00%) Android
5 180 (34.29%) Windows
6 168 (32.00%) Objective-C
7 156 (29.71%) Blackberry
8 115 (21.90%) Active Directory
9 102 (19.43%) Windows 7
10 94 (17.90%) Microsoft
10 94 (17.90%) HTML
11 93 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
11 93 (17.71%) Mobile App
12 89 (16.95%) Apple
13 86 (16.38%) Xcode
14 75 (14.29%) Cocoa
15 71 (13.52%) Windows XP
16 69 (13.14%) CSS
17 64 (12.19%) MS Exchange
17 64 (12.19%) TDD
18 62 (11.81%) OO
19 61 (11.62%) Finance
20 58 (11.05%) Web Services
21 56 (10.67%) MS Office
21 56 (10.67%) JavaScript
22 53 (10.10%) iOS SDK
23 48 (9.14%) Cocoa Touch
24 46 (8.76%) ITIL
25 44 (8.38%) Scrum
25 44 (8.38%) Android Development

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 64 (12.19%) MS Exchange
2 39 (7.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 31 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.48%) CMS
6 11 (2.10%) IBM Notes
7 8 (1.52%) IIS
8 7 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.76%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.57%) Lync
13 2 (0.38%) Drupal
13 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.19%) Node.js
14 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 56 (10.67%) MS Office
2 38 (7.24%) Photoshop
3 33 (6.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 23 (4.38%) MS Excel
5 21 (4.00%) InDesign
6 2 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.38%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.38%) MS Project
7 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.29%) Office 365
2 2 (0.38%) Trello
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.43%) VPN
2 16 (3.05%) IP Telephony
3 15 (2.86%) DNS
4 13 (2.48%) HTTP
4 13 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.48%) Firewall
5 11 (2.10%) DHCP
6 10 (1.90%) LAN
7 8 (1.52%) WAN
8 6 (1.14%) Internet
8 6 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (0.95%) VoIP
10 4 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.76%) Wireless
10 4 (0.76%) RTCP
10 4 (0.76%) RTP
11 3 (0.57%) SAN
11 3 (0.57%) Broadband
12 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.90%) MySQL
3 9 (1.71%) SQLite
4 8 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.57%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.38%) MS Access
9 2 (0.38%) Redis
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.19%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 86 (16.38%) Xcode
2 32 (6.10%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.71%) Subversion
4 12 (2.29%) PhoneGap
5 8 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (1.33%) Selenium
7 6 (1.14%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.76%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.57%) Calabash
10 3 (0.57%) Hudson
10 3 (0.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (0.57%) Maven
10 3 (0.57%) Mockito
10 3 (0.57%) Hamcrest
10 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.38%) RSpec
11 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 61 (11.62%) Finance
2 32 (6.10%) Retail
3 20 (3.81%) Marketing
4 17 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.48%) Banking
5 13 (2.48%) Games
6 12 (2.29%) Legal
7 9 (1.71%) Publishing
8 8 (1.52%) Advertising
9 7 (1.33%) Dutch Language
10 5 (0.95%) Law
11 4 (0.76%) French Language
12 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.38%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.38%) Russian Language
13 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.19%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 265 (50.48%) Developer
2 198 (37.71%) iOS Developer
3 77 (14.67%) Analyst
4 41 (7.81%) Desktop Support
5 36 (6.86%) Designer
6 35 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 33 (6.29%) Support Engineer
8 31 (5.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 30 (5.71%) Mobile Developer
10 23 (4.38%) Service Analyst
11 22 (4.19%) Service Desk Analyst
12 20 (3.81%) Senior Developer
12 20 (3.81%) Digital Designer
13 19 (3.62%) iPhone Developer
13 19 (3.62%) Desktop Analyst
13 19 (3.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 16 (3.05%) 1st Line Support
15 15 (2.86%) Senior iOS Developer
16 14 (2.67%) Desktop Engineer
16 14 (2.67%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (17.90%) HTML
2 75 (14.29%) Cocoa
3 69 (13.14%) CSS
4 58 (11.05%) Web Services
5 53 (10.10%) iOS SDK
6 48 (9.14%) Cocoa Touch
7 42 (8.00%) JSON
8 40 (7.62%) XML
9 33 (6.29%) HTML5
10 30 (5.71%) RESTful
11 28 (5.33%) .NET
12 26 (4.95%) Flash
13 24 (4.57%) REST
14 21 (4.00%) SOAP
15 20 (3.81%) CSS3
16 15 (2.86%) jQuery
17 11 (2.10%) Ajax
18 10 (1.90%) Android SDK
19 8 (1.52%) ASP.NET
19 8 (1.52%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 290 (55.24%) iPad
2 156 (29.71%) Blackberry
3 93 (17.71%) Mobile App
4 28 (5.33%) Handset
5 21 (4.00%) Social Media
5 21 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.10%) Smartphone
7 10 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.90%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.52%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.33%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.33%) Augmented Reality
9 7 (1.33%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.33%) Online Games
9 7 (1.33%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.14%) Animation
11 5 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.95%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 282 (53.71%) Apple iOS
2 189 (36.00%) Android
3 180 (34.29%) Windows
4 102 (19.43%) Windows 7
5 71 (13.52%) Windows XP
6 24 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (3.05%) Windows Mobile
9 14 (2.67%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.29%) Windows Phone
11 11 (2.10%) Mac OS X
12 10 (1.90%) Linux
13 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.76%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.57%) UNIX
15 3 (0.57%) VMS
16 2 (0.38%) Debian
16 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (46.48%) iOS Development
2 93 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (12.19%) TDD
4 62 (11.81%) OO
5 46 (8.76%) ITIL
6 44 (8.38%) Scrum
6 44 (8.38%) Android Development
7 32 (6.10%) OOP
8 28 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (4.76%) MVC
10 20 (3.81%) Software Engineering
11 18 (3.43%) E-Commerce
12 16 (3.05%) Memory Management
13 15 (2.86%) BDD
13 15 (2.86%) Multithreading
13 15 (2.86%) Mobile Application Development
14 14 (2.67%) Content Management
15 13 (2.48%) OOD
16 12 (2.29%) Project Management
16 12 (2.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 168 (32.00%) Objective-C
2 56 (10.67%) JavaScript
3 40 (7.62%) Java
4 36 (6.86%) SQL
5 31 (5.90%) C++
6 21 (4.00%) C#
7 18 (3.43%) C
8 5 (0.95%) PHP
9 4 (0.76%) Python
9 4 (0.76%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.76%) Ruby
10 3 (0.57%) Groovy
10 3 (0.57%) VB
10 3 (0.57%) Lingo
11 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.38%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.38%) VBA
11 2 (0.38%) Lua
12 1 (0.19%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (4.00%) Degree
2 11 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.14%) A+ Certification
6 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.57%) ISEB
8 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.38%) MCSE
8 2 (0.38%) MCDST
8 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.19%) MCP
9 1 (0.19%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.19%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.43%) QA
2 16 (3.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 115 (21.90%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.05%) Terminal Services
4 12 (2.29%) XenApp
5 8 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.76%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.38%) vSphere
7 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (2.48%) SCCM
2 11 (2.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (2.10%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.76%) MIMEsweeper
3 4 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.76%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.57%) WSUS
5 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.38%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.19%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.19%) SCOM
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 94 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 89 (16.95%) Apple
3 39 (7.43%) Citrix
4 32 (6.10%) Cisco
5 31 (5.90%) Adobe
6 30 (5.71%) VMware
7 23 (4.38%) McAfee
8 20 (3.81%) HP
9 16 (3.05%) Symantec
10 15 (2.86%) Google
11 12 (2.29%) Avaya
12 11 (2.10%) Lotus
13 9 (1.71%) Facebook
14 8 (1.52%) Dell
14 8 (1.52%) Oracle
14 8 (1.52%) LANDesk
14 8 (1.52%) Altiris
15 7 (1.33%) AppSense
16 6 (1.14%) Sitecore
17 5 (0.95%) Xamarin
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £200 to £200 per day 3 month contract
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Salary negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day 3-6 month contract
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum 18 months fixed term
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £11 to £14 per hour This is a contract role for 3 months, possibl
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £170 - £190 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £14 to £14 per hour This is an initial 3-month contract
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £12 to £12 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £250 to £250 per day 6 Month Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago