The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple iPhone
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 78 74
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4  
Contract jobs citing iPhone 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.44% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 1.47% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £263
% change year-on-year +3.44% +38.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.15 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.53% -25.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  

iPhone is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 205 272 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 32.54% 29.66% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 188 148
Median daily rate £386 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.36% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £325 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +24.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.65 £62.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

iPhone
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing iPhone as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for iPhone in Cheshire

iPhone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing iPhone in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for iPhone in Cheshire

iPhone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPhone in Cheshire

iPhone
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Chester - 1 - - 1
iPhone
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for iPhone.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Samsung
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL

iPhone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Samsung