Period
to 30 May 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 30 May 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 517 700 617
Rank change year-on-year +183 -83 -14
Contract jobs citing iPhone 96 149 283
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.51% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 96 158
Median daily rate £225 £175 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22% -35.71%
10th Percentile £120 £110 £116
90th Percentile £513 £288 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £163 £213
% change year-on-year +23.08% -23.53% -34.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 44
Median hourly rate £16.73 £15.00 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.50% -18.26% +5.76%
10th Percentile £13.42 £11.95 £13.04
90th Percentile £64.20 £25.34 £24.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +3.33% -4.76% +3.96%

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 15,097 29,101 32,633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.48% 32.03% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,268 18,671 21,224
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £250 £281 £268
90th Percentile £700 £663 £652
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £403
% change year-on-year - +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 1,007 1,028
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £21.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.34% -6.39% +9.50%
10th Percentile £13.04 £11.78 £11.71
90th Percentile £53.83 £51.25 £50.69
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.33
% change year-on-year +21.62% -13.25% +18.47%

iPhone
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing iPhone.

Daily rate trend for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing iPhone over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing iPhone.

Hourly rate trend for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing iPhone over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Top 14 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 30 May 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 +176 89 £225 +28.57% 17
London +161 51 £233 +32.86% 6
UK excluding London +147 40 £200 +23.08% 11
North of England +93 15 £148 -14.49% 8
East of England +58 11 £300 +166.67% 1
North West +61 10 £120 -30.43% 5
South East +124 7 £280 +75.00% 1
Work from Home +15 6 £395 - 1
Yorkshire +53 5 £336 +53.71% 3
South West +53 4 £210 +16.67% 1
Midlands +89 1 - -
West Midlands +71 1 - -
Wales +29 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 59 (61.46%) Windows
2 48 (50.00%) iPad
3 35 (36.46%) Android
4 34 (35.42%) Office 365
5 32 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 31 (32.29%) Windows 10
7 30 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
8 29 (30.21%) Apple iOS
9 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
10 24 (25.00%) Apple
10 24 (25.00%) Blackberry
11 22 (22.92%) Citrix
12 18 (18.75%) Windows 7
13 17 (17.71%) iOS Development
13 17 (17.71%) VPN
14 16 (16.67%) Mac OS X
15 15 (15.63%) ITIL
16 14 (14.58%) Apple Swift
17 12 (12.50%) ServiceNow
17 12 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
17 12 (12.50%) SCCM
17 12 (12.50%) Finance
18 11 (11.46%) Xcode
18 11 (11.46%) Cisco
18 11 (11.46%) HP
19 10 (10.42%) DNS
19 10 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
19 10 (10.42%) MS Exchange
19 10 (10.42%) Mobile App
19 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012

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 10 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.08%) Confluence
6 1 (1.04%) CMS
6 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.04%) IIS
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.04%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.17%) Adobe XD
2 4 (4.17%) Figma
2 4 (4.17%) InVision
2 4 (4.17%) Sketch
3 3 (3.13%) Camtasia
4 2 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (35.42%) Office 365
2 7 (7.29%) Azure
2 7 (7.29%) OneDrive
3 6 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.21%) G Suite
5 2 (2.08%) GitHub
6 1 (1.04%) AWS
6 1 (1.04%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.71%) VPN
2 10 (10.42%) DNS
3 9 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (9.38%) DHCP
4 7 (7.29%) FTP
5 5 (5.21%) Internet
6 4 (4.17%) Skype
6 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.13%) Firewall
7 3 (3.13%) Intranet
7 3 (3.13%) LAN
7 3 (3.13%) VoIP
8 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.08%) WAN
8 2 (2.08%) Wireless
9 1 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) MS Access
3 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Xcode
2 7 (7.29%) JIRA
3 4 (4.17%) fastlane
4 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (1.04%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.04%) gulp
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Law
3 5 (5.21%) Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Automotive
4 4 (4.17%) Retail
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
5 3 (3.13%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.08%) Games
6 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (20.83%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 15 (15.63%) Desktop Support
5 14 (14.58%) iOS Developer
6 12 (12.50%) Service Analyst
7 11 (11.46%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.25%) Administrator
9 6 (6.25%) Deskside Support
9 6 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
10 5 (5.21%) IT Support
10 5 (5.21%) Mac Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Technical Support
11 4 (4.17%) Designer
11 4 (4.17%) Junior
11 4 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) RESTful
2 6 (6.25%) .NET
2 6 (6.25%) Cocoa
3 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.17%) HTML
4 3 (3.13%) iOS SDK
4 3 (3.13%) REST
4 3 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (3.13%) XML
5 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.08%) Core Animation
5 2 (2.08%) Core Data
5 2 (2.08%) iPhone SDK
5 2 (2.08%) JSON
5 2 (2.08%) Node.js
5 2 (2.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.04%) Dagger
6 1 (1.04%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.04%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 48 (50.00%) iPad
2 24 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 12 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (10.42%) Mobile App
5 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (9.38%) Smartphone
6 6 (6.25%) User Experience
7 4 (4.17%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.08%) Animation
9 2 (2.08%) BYOD
10 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.04%) Online Games
10 1 (1.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (61.46%) Windows
2 35 (36.46%) Android
3 31 (32.29%) Windows 10
4 29 (30.21%) Apple iOS
5 18 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 16 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.29%) Mac OS
8 7 (7.29%) Windows Server
9 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (4.17%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) iOS Development
2 15 (15.63%) ITIL
3 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.38%) Service Management
4 7 (7.29%) Asset Management
4 7 (7.29%) Migration
4 7 (7.29%) OOD
4 7 (7.29%) Software Engineering
4 7 (7.29%) TDD
5 6 (6.25%) OO
6 5 (5.21%) Document Management
6 5 (5.21%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (5.21%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (5.21%) Prototyping
6 5 (5.21%) Scrum
7 4 (4.17%) Software Architecture
7 4 (4.17%) Software Delivery
7 4 (4.17%) SOLID
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.58%) Apple Swift
2 9 (9.38%) Objective-C
3 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.17%) C#
4 4 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.13%) PHP
5 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.08%) C++
6 2 (2.08%) SQL
7 1 (1.04%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.13%) MCP
3 2 (2.08%) ACSP
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.08%) XenApp
3 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (12.50%) SCCM
2 8 (8.33%) AirWatch
3 6 (6.25%) Jamf Pro
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (4.17%) OpenView
4 4 (4.17%) OVSD
5 3 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.04%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.00%) Apple
3 22 (22.92%) Citrix
4 12 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 11 (11.46%) Cisco
5 11 (11.46%) HP
6 9 (9.38%) Google
7 8 (8.33%) Adobe
8 7 (7.29%) Ivanti
9 6 (6.25%) VMware
10 5 (5.21%) Dell
11 4 (4.17%) Symantec
12 3 (3.13%) Samsung
13 2 (2.08%) iManage
13 2 (2.08%) MobileIron
14 1 (1.04%) Autodesk
14 1 (1.04%) Kony
14 1 (1.04%) Lotus
14 1 (1.04%) Meraki
14 1 (1.04%) Polycom