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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPhone
Rank 392 329 231
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -98
Contract jobs citing iPhone 191 247 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.51% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 1.65% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 170 244
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 £157 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £276 £313
% change year-on-year
+19.06% -11.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 9
Average hourly rate £17.11 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-24.32% -2.63%

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
15163 14956 13365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.90% 30.70% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9582 9248 8000
Average daily rate £418 £404 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 599 618 798
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -62 185 £350 - 119
London -49 111 £350 -5.40% 44
South East -8 50 £335 +15.51% 9
City of London +3 26 £338 -6.89% 15
Buckinghamshire -16 12 £369 +5.35% 2
Hampshire -11 11 £375 +1.35%
Milton Keynes -13 9 £366 +4.64% 2
Berkshire +1 8 £323 -19.37% 2
Surrey 0 7 £425 +100.00% 3
East Midlands +9 6 £374 +26.91% 3
West Sussex - 6 £350 -
East of England +6 5 - - 4
Northampton -4 5 £383 +53.00%
Southampton -8 5 - -
Northamptonshire -9 5 £383 +53.00%
Croydon - 5 - -
North West -7 4 £100 -71.42% 18
Oxfordshire - 4 £225 - 1
West Yorkshire +1 3 - - 5
Yorkshire -10 3 - - 9
Scotland -11 3 £500 - 2
South West -20 3 £100 -66.66% 8
Reading +6 2 £263 -34.37% 1
Hertfordshire +1 2 - - 1
Epsom -6 2 £425 - 1
West Midlands -6 2 £190 -12.13% 2
Edinburgh -14 2 £450 -
Horsham - 2 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
Peterborough - 2 - -

iPhone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 270 (61.50%) iPad
2 269 (61.28%) Apple iOS
3 218 (49.66%) iOS Development
4 163 (37.13%) Windows
5 156 (35.54%) Objective-C
6 134 (30.52%) Blackberry
7 127 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
8 122 (27.79%) Android
9 99 (22.55%) Mobile App
10 98 (22.32%) Windows 7
11 90 (20.50%) Xcode
12 79 (18.00%) MS Office
13 78 (17.77%) Active Directory
14 75 (17.08%) Microsoft
15 68 (15.49%) Finance
16 65 (14.81%) Apple
17 58 (13.21%) Cocoa
18 57 (12.98%) JavaScript
18 57 (12.98%) OO
19 51 (11.62%) Web Services
19 51 (11.62%) User Experience
20 49 (11.16%) JSON
20 49 (11.16%) Windows XP
21 48 (10.93%) TDD
22 46 (10.48%) Git (software)
23 45 (10.25%) HTML
24 44 (10.02%) iOS SDK
24 44 (10.02%) Cocoa Touch
25 43 (9.79%) MS Exchange
26 41 (9.34%) ITIL

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 43 (9.79%) MS Exchange
2 16 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (2.96%) CMS
5 12 (2.73%) Lync
6 10 (2.28%) IBM Notes
7 9 (2.05%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.14%) Kentico
10 4 (0.91%) Node.js
11 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.46%) Apache
12 1 (0.23%) IIS
12 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.23%) Confluence
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 79 (18.00%) MS Office
2 26 (5.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.37%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.46%) MS Project
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.23%) InDesign
7 1 (0.23%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.68%) Eikon
2 1 (0.23%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.14%) SaaS
1 5 (1.14%) Office 365
2 4 (0.91%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.46%) GitHub
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.66%) VPN
2 33 (7.52%) HTTP
3 25 (5.69%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.05%) DNS
5 6 (1.37%) LAN
5 6 (1.37%) VoIP
5 6 (1.37%) Firewall
5 6 (1.37%) Wireless
6 5 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (1.14%) Broadband
7 4 (0.91%) GSM
7 4 (0.91%) DHCP
7 4 (0.91%) Internet
8 3 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.68%) CDMA
9 2 (0.46%) ADSL
9 2 (0.46%) WAN
9 2 (0.46%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.46%) SNMP
9 2 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.05%) MySQL
2 5 (1.14%) RDBMS
2 5 (1.14%) MongoDB
2 5 (1.14%) NoSQL
2 5 (1.14%) RavenDB
2 5 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (0.91%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.46%) SQLite
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.23%) MS Access
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 90 (20.50%) Xcode
2 46 (10.48%) Git (software)
3 36 (8.20%) Subversion
4 17 (3.87%) Selenium
5 11 (2.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 9 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.82%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.59%) Mercurial
8 7 (1.59%) JIRA
9 6 (1.37%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.14%) Calabash
10 5 (1.14%) LLBLGen Pro
11 4 (0.91%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.68%) Hudson
12 3 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.68%) eggPlant
13 2 (0.46%) Appium
13 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.46%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.46%) Bugzilla
General
1 68 (15.49%) Finance
2 34 (7.74%) Banking
3 24 (5.47%) Retail
4 12 (2.73%) Spanish Language
5 9 (2.05%) Marketing
6 8 (1.82%) Advertising
7 6 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.14%) Publishing
8 5 (1.14%) Games
8 5 (1.14%) Legal
8 5 (1.14%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.91%) Law
10 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.46%) Automotive
11 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.46%) Avionics
11 2 (0.46%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.23%) German Language
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 234 (53.30%) Developer
2 195 (44.42%) iOS Developer
3 75 (17.08%) Analyst
4 43 (9.79%) Mobile Developer
5 41 (9.34%) Desktop Support
6 36 (8.20%) Support Engineer
7 34 (7.74%) Support Analyst
8 26 (5.92%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (5.24%) Service Analyst
10 22 (5.01%) Service Desk Analyst
11 21 (4.78%) Desktop Engineer
12 19 (4.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 19 (4.33%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.87%) Senior iOS Developer
14 14 (3.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 12 (2.73%) Test Analyst
16 11 (2.51%) Tester
16 11 (2.51%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 11 (2.51%) Desktop Analyst
16 11 (2.51%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (13.21%) Cocoa
2 51 (11.62%) Web Services
3 49 (11.16%) JSON
4 45 (10.25%) HTML
5 44 (10.02%) iOS SDK
5 44 (10.02%) Cocoa Touch
6 40 (9.11%) RESTful
7 39 (8.88%) CSS
8 37 (8.43%) HTML5
9 33 (7.52%) XML
10 32 (7.29%) SOAP
10 32 (7.29%) CSS3
11 20 (4.56%) .NET
12 12 (2.73%) REST
12 12 (2.73%) Android SDK
13 11 (2.51%) jQuery
14 9 (2.05%) PhoneGap
15 8 (1.82%) Sencha Touch
16 6 (1.37%) UIKit
16 6 (1.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 270 (61.50%) iPad
2 134 (30.52%) Blackberry
3 99 (22.55%) Mobile App
4 51 (11.62%) User Experience
5 19 (4.33%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.96%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.73%) Social Media
8 12 (2.73%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.05%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.14%) Handset
11 5 (1.14%) PDA
11 5 (1.14%) Animation
11 5 (1.14%) Video on Demand
12 3 (0.68%) CMDB
12 3 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.68%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 269 (61.28%) Apple iOS
2 163 (37.13%) Windows
3 122 (27.79%) Android
4 98 (22.32%) Windows 7
5 49 (11.16%) Windows XP
6 25 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (5.01%) Windows 8
8 20 (4.56%) Mac OS X
9 18 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.96%) Windows Mobile
10 13 (2.96%) Windows Phone
11 12 (2.73%) Linux
12 10 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.91%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.68%) UNIX
15 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.46%) Windows Phone 7
16 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.23%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (49.66%) iOS Development
2 127 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (12.98%) OO
4 48 (10.93%) TDD
5 41 (9.34%) ITIL
6 38 (8.66%) Scrum
7 32 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (6.38%) Android Development
9 27 (6.15%) E-Commerce
10 15 (3.42%) Systems Analysis
10 15 (3.42%) Incident Management
10 15 (3.42%) Mobile Application Development
11 14 (3.19%) BDD
11 14 (3.19%) Kanban
11 14 (3.19%) MVC
12 13 (2.96%) Software Engineering
12 13 (2.96%) Project Management
13 12 (2.73%) Migration
14 10 (2.28%) Test Automation
14 10 (2.28%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (35.54%) Objective-C
2 57 (12.98%) JavaScript
3 29 (6.61%) Java
4 20 (4.56%) SQL
5 18 (4.10%) C#
6 12 (2.73%) C++
7 9 (2.05%) C
8 6 (1.37%) VB
9 5 (1.14%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.91%) PHP
11 3 (0.68%) VBScript
11 3 (0.68%) VBA
12 1 (0.23%) Python
12 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (3.64%) Degree
2 10 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.37%) MCSE
4 6 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.91%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (0.91%) MCSA
6 4 (0.91%) ISEB
6 4 (0.91%) A+ Certification
6 4 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.23%) MCP
8 1 (0.23%) PMP
8 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.64%) QA
2 11 (2.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) PAS 55
System Software
1 78 (17.77%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.14%) Terminal Services
2 5 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.91%) XenApp
4 3 (0.68%) MetaFrame
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.23%) UAG
6 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (2.51%) Backup Exec
2 10 (2.28%) SCCM
3 7 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.68%) WSUS
4 3 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.23%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 65 (14.81%) Apple
3 20 (4.56%) Citrix
4 19 (4.33%) Google
5 18 (4.10%) Cisco
6 17 (3.87%) HP
7 14 (3.19%) VMware
8 12 (2.73%) Bloomberg
8 12 (2.73%) Symantec
9 11 (2.51%) Lotus
10 10 (2.28%) Reuters
11 9 (2.05%) Oracle
11 9 (2.05%) Appcelerator
12 8 (1.82%) Sencha
12 8 (1.82%) MobileIron
13 7 (1.59%) Dell
13 7 (1.59%) McAfee
13 7 (1.59%) LANDesk
14 6 (1.37%) Nokia
14 6 (1.37%) Avaya
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