The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.52% 0.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 2.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £310 £120 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+158.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £210 £280
% change year-on-year
+45.23% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -9.85%

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 293 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 44.09% 37.23% 36.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 205 231
Median daily rate £361 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 12
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £30.00 £45.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Apple.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Apple Swift
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
3 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 3 (37.50%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (37.50%) Toshiba
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Developer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (25.00%) Core Animation
2 2 (25.00%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) RSA SecurID
1 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Apple Swift
1 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Toshiba
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) VMware