The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 144 134
Rank change year-on-year +52 -10  
Contract jobs citing iPhone 19 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.89% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 0.89% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 3
Median daily rate £388 £263 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.61% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £263
% change year-on-year +3.44% +38.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 616 1007 851
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.76% 34.78% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 541 391
Median daily rate £376 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 41
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +45.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.93 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £55.00
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

iPhone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPhone in Scotland

iPhone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPhone in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPhone in Scotland

iPhone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPhone in Scotland

iPhone
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the Scotland 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
Glasgow +14 16 £388 +47.61%
Edinburgh +13 2 - -
iPhone
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for iPhone.

1 20 (83.33%) iPad
1 20 (83.33%) Apple iOS
1 20 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 18 (75.00%) Objective-C
3 16 (66.67%) Apple Swift
4 13 (54.17%) Core Data
4 13 (54.17%) Cocoa
5 12 (50.00%) OO
6 11 (45.83%) Data Protection
6 11 (45.83%) UIKit
7 10 (41.67%) JSON
7 10 (41.67%) XML
7 10 (41.67%) MVC
7 10 (41.67%) OOD
7 10 (41.67%) Cocoa Touch
8 9 (37.50%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Apple
10 4 (16.67%) Core Animation
10 4 (16.67%) Animation
10 4 (16.67%) iTunes
11 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
11 3 (12.50%) Xcode
11 3 (12.50%) CMDB
11 3 (12.50%) Bluetooth
12 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
12 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
12 2 (8.33%) DameWare
12 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (8.33%) Windows

iPhone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.17%) NFC
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Xcode
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Cocoa
1 13 (54.17%) Core Data
2 11 (45.83%) UIKit
3 10 (41.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (41.67%) JSON
3 10 (41.67%) XML
4 4 (16.67%) Core Animation
5 2 (8.33%) Flash
6 1 (4.17%) iOS SDK
6 1 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) iPad
2 4 (16.67%) Animation
3 3 (12.50%) CMDB
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.33%) Apple TV
4 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 12 (50.00%) OO
3 11 (45.83%) Data Protection
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
4 10 (41.67%) OOD
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Android Development
6 2 (8.33%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 2 (8.33%) Physics
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.17%) B2C
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 16 (66.67%) Apple Swift
3 2 (8.33%) ActionScript
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Apple
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Lotus