Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPhone over the 6 months to 18 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 614 549
Rank change year-on-year +62 -65 -108
Contract jobs citing iPhone 291 263 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.81% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 140 201
England median daily rate £325 £389 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.40% +7.24% +3.57%
10th Percentile £125 £137 £130
90th Percentile £543 £525 £513
UK median daily rate £325 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -13.33% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 45
England median hourly rate £18.70 £16.29 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.79% +1.81% +10.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.15 £11.80
90th Percentile £41.25 £26.45 £23.15
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £16.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year +14.79% +1.81% +10.34%

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

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 31772 32617 34443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.85% 33.23% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21306 21551 22269
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 910 1119 1347
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.85
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £21.00 £19.46
% change year-on-year -0.37% +7.91% +8.11%

iPhone
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing iPhone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for iPhone in England

iPhone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPhone in England

iPhone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPhone in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPhone in England

iPhone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPhone in England

iPhone
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPhone in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for iPhone in England

iPhone
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +42 206 £395 -7.06% 18
South East +10 25 £325 +47.73% 5
North of England +38 20 £140 -65.00% 7
East of England -12 16 £325 -7.14% 1
North West +31 15 £133 -51.82% 5
Midlands +26 13 £300 -20.00% 3
South West +13 12 £190 -43.70% 4
West Midlands +39 6 £400 +14.29% 1
East Midlands +2 6 £300 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire -9 3 £400 -3.03%
North East +67 2 - - 2
iPhone
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 England region with a requirement for iPhone.

1 172 (59.11%) iPad
2 150 (51.55%) Windows
3 143 (49.14%) Apple iOS
4 102 (35.05%) iOS Development
5 92 (31.62%) Apple Swift
6 86 (29.55%) Windows 7
6 86 (29.55%) Microsoft
6 86 (29.55%) Active Directory
6 86 (29.55%) Objective-C
7 82 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (26.80%) Blackberry
9 70 (24.05%) RESTful
10 65 (22.34%) Apple
11 63 (21.65%) User Experience
12 60 (20.62%) Android
13 59 (20.27%) TDD
14 58 (19.93%) Xcode
15 56 (19.24%) OO
16 55 (18.90%) Cocoa
17 54 (18.56%) Scrum
17 54 (18.56%) Microsoft Office
18 50 (17.18%) Windows 10
19 49 (16.84%) ITIL
20 45 (15.46%) Office 365
21 37 (12.71%) OOD
22 36 (12.37%) Finance
22 36 (12.37%) Windows 8
23 32 (11.00%) Publishing
24 31 (10.65%) Citrix
25 30 (10.31%) LAN

iPhone
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 30 (10.31%) CMS
2 17 (5.84%) MS Exchange
3 15 (5.15%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (3.44%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.75%) Confluence
7 7 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.41%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.34%) Drupal
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.34%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 54 (18.56%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (4.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.34%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.34%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 45 (15.46%) Office 365
2 15 (5.15%) GitHub
3 2 (0.69%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.34%) G Suite
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.31%) LAN
2 24 (8.25%) TCP/IP
3 23 (7.90%) DNS
4 20 (6.87%) VPN
5 19 (6.53%) WAN
6 15 (5.15%) DHCP
7 11 (3.78%) Wireless
8 10 (3.44%) Network Security
9 9 (3.09%) Skype
10 8 (2.75%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (2.06%) Broadband
11 6 (2.06%) Firewall
11 6 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.37%) VoIP
12 4 (1.37%) WebEx
12 4 (1.37%) WLAN
13 3 (1.03%) Internet
13 3 (1.03%) IP Telephony
14 2 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (0.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.69%) GIS
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 58 (19.93%) Xcode
2 22 (7.56%) JIRA
3 21 (7.22%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.44%) git-flow
5 8 (2.75%) Bitbucket
5 8 (2.75%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.41%) JUnit
7 4 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.37%) Subversion
8 3 (1.03%) CocoaPods
8 3 (1.03%) Selenium
8 3 (1.03%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.69%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.69%) Gatling
9 2 (0.69%) GCC
9 2 (0.69%) JMeter
9 2 (0.69%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.69%) WebStorm
10 1 (0.34%) Hudson
General
1 36 (12.37%) Finance
2 32 (11.00%) Publishing
3 20 (6.87%) Retail
4 19 (6.53%) Banking
5 17 (5.84%) Law
6 12 (4.12%) Legal
7 8 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.06%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.69%) Back Office
10 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.69%) Marketing
10 2 (0.69%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Front Office
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (39.18%) Developer
2 99 (34.02%) iOS Developer
3 66 (22.68%) Analyst
4 61 (20.96%) Desktop Support
5 43 (14.78%) Support Engineer
6 32 (11.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 32 (11.00%) Service Analyst
6 32 (11.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 29 (9.97%) Support Analyst
8 26 (8.93%) Desktop Engineer
9 25 (8.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 23 (7.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 20 (6.87%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 19 (6.53%) IT Support
13 17 (5.84%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 17 (5.84%) Senior Developer
13 17 (5.84%) Senior iOS Developer
14 16 (5.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 15 (5.15%) IT Engineer
16 14 (4.81%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (24.05%) RESTful
2 55 (18.90%) Cocoa
3 25 (8.59%) iOS SDK
4 16 (5.50%) JSON
5 14 (4.81%) Web Services
6 13 (4.47%) HTML
7 11 (3.78%) Core Animation
7 11 (3.78%) REST
8 10 (3.44%) XML
9 8 (2.75%) CSS
9 8 (2.75%) CSS3
9 8 (2.75%) HTML5
10 7 (2.41%) Core Data
10 7 (2.41%) WebKit
11 5 (1.72%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (1.37%) Cocoa Touch
12 4 (1.37%) iPhone SDK
12 4 (1.37%) Software Packaging
12 4 (1.37%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 172 (59.11%) iPad
2 78 (26.80%) Blackberry
3 63 (21.65%) User Experience
4 26 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 20 (6.87%) Computer Science
6 14 (4.81%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.78%) Animation
8 10 (3.44%) Smartphone
9 8 (2.75%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.75%) Fintech
10 7 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (2.06%) FMCG
12 5 (1.72%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.37%) Handset
14 2 (0.69%) Biotechnology
14 2 (0.69%) EPoS
14 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 150 (51.55%) Windows
2 143 (49.14%) Apple iOS
3 86 (29.55%) Windows 7
4 60 (20.62%) Android
5 50 (17.18%) Windows 10
6 36 (12.37%) Windows 8
7 27 (9.28%) Windows Server
8 13 (4.47%) Windows XP
9 10 (3.44%) Linux
10 9 (3.09%) Mac OS X
10 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (2.41%) Windows Phone
12 6 (2.06%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (35.05%) iOS Development
2 82 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (20.27%) TDD
4 56 (19.24%) OO
5 54 (18.56%) Scrum
6 49 (16.84%) ITIL
7 37 (12.71%) OOD
8 28 (9.62%) Content Management
9 27 (9.28%) Acceptance Criteria
10 26 (8.93%) Software Engineering
11 24 (8.25%) OOP
12 23 (7.90%) Mobile Development
12 23 (7.90%) Test Automation
13 22 (7.56%) Unit Testing
14 18 (6.19%) BDD
14 18 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (5.84%) SOLID
16 15 (5.15%) Mobile Device Management
17 12 (4.12%) Service Management
18 11 (3.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (31.62%) Apple Swift
2 86 (29.55%) Objective-C
3 17 (5.84%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.12%) C++
4 12 (4.12%) Java
5 6 (2.06%) Python
6 4 (1.37%) C#
7 3 (1.03%) C
8 1 (0.34%) PHP
8 1 (0.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (8.93%) Degree
2 16 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (4.81%) Master's Degree
4 12 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.72%) MCITP
7 4 (1.37%) MCSE
8 3 (1.03%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.03%) CCNA
8 3 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.69%) CCENT
9 2 (0.69%) MCDST
9 2 (0.69%) MCSA
10 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.19%) SLA
2 7 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 86 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.72%) vSphere
3 5 (1.72%) XenApp
4 3 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.03%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 26 (8.93%) SCCM
2 15 (5.15%) AirWatch
3 8 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.34%) SafeCom
5 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 86 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 65 (22.34%) Apple
3 31 (10.65%) Citrix
4 19 (6.53%) Cisco
5 17 (5.84%) VMware
6 13 (4.47%) Symantec
7 11 (3.78%) Dell
7 11 (3.78%) HP
8 10 (3.44%) Bloomberg
9 8 (2.75%) Atlassian
9 8 (2.75%) iManage
10 7 (2.41%) Avaya
10 7 (2.41%) Lotus
10 7 (2.41%) Remedy
11 6 (2.06%) Google
11 6 (2.06%) Samsung
11 6 (2.06%) SAP
12 5 (1.72%) LANDesk
12 5 (1.72%) MobileIron
13 4 (1.37%) Xamarin