The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Apple, Inc.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 33 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.45% 0.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £303 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +34.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.29 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.73% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 137 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 36.36% 44.19% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 90 129
Median daily rate £394 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +171.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple across the Bedfordshire region.

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the Bedfordshire region.

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Luton +11 4 - -
Apple
East of England

Apple
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apple 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Symantec
1 2 (25.00%) VMware