Period
to 23 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPhone over the 6 months to 23 February 2020 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
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 539 637 585
Rank change year-on-year +98 -52 +20
Contract jobs citing iPhone 182 250 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.80% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 175 185
UK median daily rate £175 £175 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.78% -8.79%
10th Percentile £113 £108 £121
90th Percentile £391 £538 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £178 £225
% change year-on-year -1.41% -21.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 46
UK median hourly rate £16.79 £15.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.90% -19.79% +3.89%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.77 £12.88
90th Percentile £23.63 £23.50 £47.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -25.75% +8.11%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 21,276 31,372 33,345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.59% 31.93% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,324 20,447 22,110
UK median daily rate £460 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £234 £275 £259
90th Percentile £675 £660 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 962 1,024 1,018
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £20.32 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.14% -5.51% +10.26%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.85 £11.62
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £48.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.37 £20.00 £20.53
% change year-on-year +6.84% -2.58% +11.73%

iPhone
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPhone over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPhone over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
England +114 171 £175 - 68
London +109 94 £209 +19.29% 27
UK excluding London +86 84 £175 -1.41% 48
North of England +58 26 £160 +23.08% 9
East of England +51 23 £218 +6.10% 6
South East +50 18 £160 -36.00% 12
North West +48 17 £175 +34.62% 4
Yorkshire +40 8 £155 -23.46% 1
South West +21 8 £190 +90.00% 6
Scotland +11 6 £168 -4.29% 3
Midlands +35 2 £291 -19.10% 8
West Midlands +38 1 £500 +38.89% 3
East Midlands +35 1 £83 -78.00% 5
North East - 1 £150 - 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing iPhone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for iPhone.

1 126 (69.23%) Windows
2 80 (43.96%) Active Directory
3 79 (43.41%) Microsoft Office
4 77 (42.31%) Office 365
5 72 (39.56%) Android
5 72 (39.56%) Windows 10
6 70 (38.46%) iPad
7 59 (32.42%) Blackberry
8 58 (31.87%) Microsoft
9 53 (29.12%) Windows 7
10 47 (25.82%) Citrix
11 46 (25.27%) Apple
12 43 (23.63%) Apple iOS
13 40 (21.98%) ITIL
14 38 (20.88%) VPN
15 31 (17.03%) Finance
16 29 (15.93%) Cisco
16 29 (15.93%) SCCM
17 27 (14.84%) Video Conferencing
18 24 (13.19%) MS Exchange
19 23 (12.64%) Law
19 23 (12.64%) Mac OS
20 21 (11.54%) ServiceNow
21 20 (10.99%) AirWatch
22 18 (9.89%) ITIL Certification
23 17 (9.34%) TCP/IP
23 17 (9.34%) DNS
23 17 (9.34%) DHCP
23 17 (9.34%) Cisco IOS
23 17 (9.34%) Ivanti

iPhone
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 24 (13.19%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 16 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.49%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.10%) CMS
5 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.10%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.55%) nginx
6 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 79 (43.41%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.20%) Adobe XD
2 4 (2.20%) Figma
2 4 (2.20%) InVision
2 4 (2.20%) Sketch
3 3 (1.65%) Camtasia
3 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 77 (42.31%) Office 365
2 10 (5.49%) G Suite
3 9 (4.95%) OneDrive
4 7 (3.85%) Azure
5 3 (1.65%) AWS
5 3 (1.65%) iTunes
6 2 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.10%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.55%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.88%) VPN
2 17 (9.34%) Cisco IOS
2 17 (9.34%) DHCP
2 17 (9.34%) DNS
2 17 (9.34%) TCP/IP
3 15 (8.24%) FTP
4 10 (5.49%) Skype
5 9 (4.95%) WAN
6 8 (4.40%) LAN
7 6 (3.30%) VoIP
8 5 (2.75%) Internet
8 5 (2.75%) Intranet
9 4 (2.20%) WebEx
9 4 (2.20%) Wireless
10 3 (1.65%) Firewall
10 3 (1.65%) Network Security
11 2 (1.10%) 4G
11 2 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.55%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.65%) MS Access
1 3 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (5.49%) JIRA
2 8 (4.40%) Xcode
3 5 (2.75%) fastlane
4 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.55%) CocoaPods
5 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.55%) gulp
5 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (17.03%) Finance
2 23 (12.64%) Law
3 10 (5.49%) Legal
4 9 (4.95%) Banking
5 8 (4.40%) Automotive
6 7 (3.85%) Retail
7 5 (2.75%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.65%) Games
8 3 (1.65%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Local Government
10 1 (0.55%) Publishing
10 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.55%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (36.26%) Analyst
2 42 (23.08%) Desktop Support
3 37 (20.33%) Service Analyst
4 35 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
5 31 (17.03%) Support Engineer
6 29 (15.93%) Support Analyst
7 26 (14.29%) IT Analyst
8 24 (13.19%) IT Support
9 19 (10.44%) Developer
9 19 (10.44%) IT Support Analyst
10 16 (8.79%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (8.24%) Deskside Support
12 14 (7.69%) Technical Support
13 13 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
14 12 (6.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 12 (6.59%) iOS Developer
15 11 (6.04%) 1st Line Support
15 11 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 11 (6.04%) Desktop Engineer
15 11 (6.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.30%) RESTful
2 5 (2.75%) .NET
2 5 (2.75%) REST
3 4 (2.20%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (1.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.65%) CSS
4 3 (1.65%) HTML
4 3 (1.65%) Ionic Framework
4 3 (1.65%) JSON
4 3 (1.65%) Node.js
4 3 (1.65%) OpenGL
4 3 (1.65%) WebGL
5 2 (1.10%) Cocoa
5 2 (1.10%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.10%) hapi
5 2 (1.10%) HTML5
5 2 (1.10%) PhoneGap
5 2 (1.10%) React
5 2 (1.10%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (38.46%) iPad
2 59 (32.42%) Blackberry
3 27 (14.84%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (9.34%) Smartphone
5 13 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
6 10 (5.49%) Mobile App
7 9 (4.95%) BYOD
8 7 (3.85%) Handset
9 5 (2.75%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.75%) User Experience
10 4 (2.20%) AS400
10 4 (2.20%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.65%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.65%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.65%) PDA
11 3 (1.65%) PlayStation
11 3 (1.65%) Xbox
12 2 (1.10%) Apple TV
12 2 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 126 (69.23%) Windows
2 72 (39.56%) Android
2 72 (39.56%) Windows 10
3 53 (29.12%) Windows 7
4 43 (23.63%) Apple iOS
5 23 (12.64%) Mac OS
6 14 (7.69%) Mac OS X
7 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.40%) Windows Server
8 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.75%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.98%) ITIL
2 17 (9.34%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (8.24%) iOS Development
4 13 (7.14%) Service Management
5 10 (5.49%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (4.95%) Asset Management
7 8 (4.40%) Migration
7 8 (4.40%) Preventative Maintenance
8 7 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (3.85%) Document Management
8 7 (3.85%) Mobile Development
9 6 (3.30%) OO
9 6 (3.30%) Service Delivery
10 5 (2.75%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (2.75%) Prototyping
10 5 (2.75%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.20%) Android Development
11 4 (2.20%) API Development
11 4 (2.20%) Front End Development
11 4 (2.20%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.49%) Apple Swift
2 7 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.30%) Objective-C
4 5 (2.75%) PHP
5 4 (2.20%) C#
5 4 (2.20%) Java
5 4 (2.20%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.65%) ActionScript
6 3 (1.65%) ActionScript 3.0
6 3 (1.65%) C++
6 3 (1.65%) Python
7 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.55%) Delphi
8 1 (0.55%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (9.89%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (6.04%) MCP
3 6 (3.30%) DBS Check
3 6 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.75%) ACSP
4 5 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.65%) CCA
6 2 (1.10%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.10%) Degree
6 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.55%) MCSA
7 1 (0.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 80 (43.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.65%) vSphere
3 3 (1.65%) XenApp
3 3 (1.65%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (15.93%) SCCM
2 20 (10.99%) AirWatch
3 15 (8.24%) Jamf Pro
4 8 (4.40%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (3.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.20%) OpenView
7 4 (2.20%) OVSD
8 2 (1.10%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.55%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 47 (25.82%) Citrix
3 46 (25.27%) Apple
4 29 (15.93%) Cisco
5 21 (11.54%) ServiceNow
6 17 (9.34%) Ivanti
7 13 (7.14%) Google
7 13 (7.14%) HP
8 11 (6.04%) Adobe
8 11 (6.04%) Samsung
8 11 (6.04%) Symantec
9 10 (5.49%) VMware
10 9 (4.95%) Polycom
11 8 (4.40%) iManage
12 4 (2.20%) Mitel
13 3 (1.65%) Dell
13 3 (1.65%) MobileIron
13 3 (1.65%) Proofpoint
14 2 (1.10%) Lotus
14 2 (1.10%) Sage