The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 28 March 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 / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 - 97
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing iPhone 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.076% - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £145 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £323
% change year-on-year -11.29% -3.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 428 564 477
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 32.45% 31.54% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 329 239
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.75 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

iPhone
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

iPhone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPhone in Manchester

iPhone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPhone in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for iPhone.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Android Development
3 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) Android Studio
3 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
3 4 (57.14%) CocoaPods
3 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (57.14%) TestFlight
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Cocoa
3 4 (57.14%) Xcode
3 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
3 4 (57.14%) SQLite
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Linux

iPhone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) TestFlight
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 4 (57.14%) SQLite
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Android Studio
1 4 (57.14%) CocoaPods
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Android Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Android Developer
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Android Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Applications Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Mobile Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Cocoa
1 4 (57.14%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Android
3 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Android Development
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Xamarin