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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 71 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.56% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 1.48% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £413 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +28.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Apple
South West

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
360 337 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.00% 37.49% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 244 220
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £165 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 20 22
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £100.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 29 September 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
5 1 (16.67%) Xcode
5 1 (16.67%) Objective-C

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Disruptive Innovation
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
1 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft