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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 67 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Apple 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.53% 0.98% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 2.62% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £215 £120 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.16% -69.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
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 £14.50 £14.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.46%
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
323 305 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.67% 37.38% 41.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 202 273
Median daily rate £350 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 30
Median hourly rate £21.13 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.43 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £25.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 December 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 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Core Data
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Animation
3 2 (33.33%) Core Animation
3 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Disruptive Innovation
4 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X

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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (33.33%) Core Animation
2 2 (33.33%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) VMware