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 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 465 501 453
Rank change year-on-year +36 -48  
Contract jobs citing iPhone 122 152 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.86% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 90 107
Median daily rate £375 £381 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.63% +5.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £166 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £263
% change year-on-year +3.44% +38.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 18
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -8.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £19.50 £21.65
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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15365 17649 17726
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.20% 33.26% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9982 11571 11114
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 579 649
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £12.50 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.39 £46.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

iPhone
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for iPhone in the UK

iPhone
Top 30 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 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
England +5 101 £350 -10.25% 49
London +14 72 £350 -10.25% 21
Scotland +52 19 £388 +47.61%
City of London +12 19 £350 -10.25% 5
Glasgow +14 16 £388 +47.61%
North West +28 7 £125 -69.51% 11
West Yorkshire -2 5 £400 -3.03% 1
Yorkshire -2 5 £400 -3.03% 1
East of England -4 5 £425 +65.04% 5
South East +22 4 £440 +120.00% 3
Manchester +17 4 £123 -70.12% 9
Leeds -5 4 £400 -3.03% 1
South West -6 4 £190 -43.70% 4
West End of London - 4 £516 -
Gloucestershire +8 3 £190 - 1
East Midlands -10 3 £375 -16.66% 2
Essex -11 3 £450 +20.00%
Gloucester - 3 £190 -
Edinburgh +13 2 - -
Oxford -2 2 - -
Oxfordshire -8 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £350 -
Nottingham - 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Liverpool - 2 £350 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £110 -
Oldham - 2 £140 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +76 1 - -
Tyne and Wear +72 1 - -
North East +64 1 - -

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 with a requirement for iPhone.

1 138 (56.56%) Apple iOS
2 112 (45.90%) iPad
3 105 (43.03%) iOS Development
4 92 (37.70%) Windows
5 88 (36.07%) Apple Swift
6 75 (30.74%) Objective-C
7 70 (28.69%) Android
8 64 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (24.59%) Active Directory
10 55 (22.54%) TDD
11 52 (21.31%) Microsoft
12 51 (20.90%) Windows 7
13 50 (20.49%) Blackberry
14 43 (17.62%) Test Automation
15 40 (16.39%) RESTful
15 40 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (15.98%) Finance
17 37 (15.16%) Cocoa
18 36 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
19 35 (14.34%) Mobile App
20 34 (13.93%) OO
20 34 (13.93%) Apple
20 34 (13.93%) JSON
21 30 (12.30%) ITIL
21 30 (12.30%) JavaScript
22 29 (11.89%) Scrum
22 29 (11.89%) Git (software)
22 29 (11.89%) Core Data
23 27 (11.07%) XML
24 26 (10.66%) HTML

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 13 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 13 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.05%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.64%) CMS
6 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.41%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.23%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.41%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.82%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.79%) Office 365
2 10 (4.10%) GitHub
3 6 (2.46%) iTunes
4 2 (0.82%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.41%) G Suite
5 1 (0.41%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.56%) Network Security
2 12 (4.92%) LAN
3 10 (4.10%) DNS
3 10 (4.10%) VPN
4 9 (3.69%) VoIP
5 8 (3.28%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.87%) DHCP
7 5 (2.05%) Skype
7 5 (2.05%) Wireless
8 4 (1.64%) HTTP
8 4 (1.64%) WAN
8 4 (1.64%) WebEx
9 3 (1.23%) ADSL
9 3 (1.23%) Bluetooth
9 3 (1.23%) NAS
9 3 (1.23%) SAN
9 3 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.82%) 4G
10 2 (0.82%) Firewall
11 1 (0.41%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.23%) SQLite
3 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.41%) MySQL
4 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (11.89%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.61%) Jenkins
2 21 (8.61%) JIRA
3 20 (8.20%) Xcode
4 13 (5.33%) git-flow
5 11 (4.51%) Subversion
6 9 (3.69%) JUnit
7 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.41%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.41%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.41%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.41%) Zephyr
General
1 39 (15.98%) Finance
2 18 (7.38%) Banking
3 13 (5.33%) Retail
4 11 (4.51%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.10%) Legal
6 8 (3.28%) Automotive
7 5 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.23%) Law
8 3 (1.23%) Marketing
9 2 (0.82%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Front Office
10 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 112 (45.90%) Developer
2 96 (39.34%) iOS Developer
3 39 (15.98%) Analyst
4 25 (10.25%) Desktop Support
5 20 (8.20%) Support Analyst
6 18 (7.38%) IT Support
6 18 (7.38%) Support Engineer
7 15 (6.15%) Senior Developer
7 15 (6.15%) Senior iOS Developer
8 14 (5.74%) 1st Line Support
8 14 (5.74%) Designer
8 14 (5.74%) Service Analyst
8 14 (5.74%) Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (5.33%) UI Designer
10 9 (3.69%) Desktop Engineer
10 9 (3.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 9 (3.69%) Mobile Engineer
11 8 (3.28%) IT Analyst
11 8 (3.28%) Mobile Developer
11 8 (3.28%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.39%) RESTful
2 37 (15.16%) Cocoa
3 34 (13.93%) JSON
4 29 (11.89%) Core Data
5 27 (11.07%) XML
6 26 (10.66%) HTML
7 15 (6.15%) Cocoa Touch
7 15 (6.15%) Core Animation
8 14 (5.74%) CSS
9 13 (5.33%) Web Services
10 12 (4.92%) HTML5
10 12 (4.92%) iOS SDK
11 11 (4.51%) UIKit
12 10 (4.10%) CSS3
13 9 (3.69%) iPhone SDK
14 8 (3.28%) REST
15 7 (2.87%) .NET
16 5 (2.05%) AngularJS
17 4 (1.64%) Node.js
17 4 (1.64%) React
Miscellaneous
1 112 (45.90%) iPad
2 50 (20.49%) Blackberry
3 35 (14.34%) Mobile App
4 26 (10.66%) User Experience
5 21 (8.61%) Algorithms
6 19 (7.79%) Data Structures
7 15 (6.15%) Animation
8 14 (5.74%) Smartphone
9 7 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.46%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.64%) HTC Vive
12 3 (1.23%) CMDB
12 3 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (1.23%) FMCG
12 3 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 138 (56.56%) Apple iOS
2 92 (37.70%) Windows
3 70 (28.69%) Android
4 51 (20.90%) Windows 7
5 22 (9.02%) Windows 10
6 20 (8.20%) Windows 8
7 16 (6.56%) Windows XP
8 12 (4.92%) Windows Server
9 11 (4.51%) Mac OS X
10 9 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.05%) Linux
12 4 (1.64%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.41%) Solaris
15 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (43.03%) iOS Development
2 64 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (22.54%) TDD
4 43 (17.62%) Test Automation
5 40 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (13.93%) OO
7 30 (12.30%) ITIL
8 29 (11.89%) Scrum
9 26 (10.66%) MVC
9 26 (10.66%) Software Engineering
10 22 (9.02%) OOD
11 21 (8.61%) Memory Management
12 19 (7.79%) Android Development
12 19 (7.79%) Code Optimisation
12 19 (7.79%) High Availability
12 19 (7.79%) Multithreading
13 17 (6.97%) Migration
13 17 (6.97%) OOP
14 16 (6.56%) API Design
14 16 (6.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 88 (36.07%) Apple Swift
2 75 (30.74%) Objective-C
3 30 (12.30%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.56%) C++
5 10 (4.10%) C#
6 9 (3.69%) Java
7 5 (2.05%) SQL
8 2 (0.82%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.82%) Python
8 2 (0.82%) Ruby
8 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.41%) C
9 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.46%) Degree
3 5 (2.05%) MCP
4 4 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.41%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.69%) SLA
2 4 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 60 (24.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (3.28%) XenApp
5 7 (2.87%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.64%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.64%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.82%) vSphere
8 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (7.38%) SCCM
2 9 (3.69%) AirWatch
3 5 (2.05%) SCOM
4 2 (0.82%) DameWare
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.41%) Nagios
5 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.41%) SafeCom
5 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.93%) Apple
3 21 (8.61%) Citrix
4 15 (6.15%) VMware
5 13 (5.33%) Cisco
6 10 (4.10%) Google
7 9 (3.69%) MobileIron
8 8 (3.28%) Samsung
9 7 (2.87%) Adobe
10 4 (1.64%) Autodesk
10 4 (1.64%) HP
10 4 (1.64%) McAfee
10 4 (1.64%) Mitel
10 4 (1.64%) Remedy
10 4 (1.64%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.23%) Canon
11 3 (1.23%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.82%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.82%) Charles River
12 2 (0.82%) Polycom
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Posted: 2 days ago
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