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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank - 65 68
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.23% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.73% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £431 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £269
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -6.70%
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
323 275 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.96% 31.54% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 195 211
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 23
Median hourly rate £20.39 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £34.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 May 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 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
2 5 (62.50%) Billing
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) Dell
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Lotus
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 2000
2 5 (62.50%) IBM Notes
2 5 (62.50%) IBM Domino
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 5 (62.50%) Acrobat
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec
2 5 (62.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop

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 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (62.50%) IBM Domino
1 5 (62.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 5 (62.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Deskside Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Deskside Support
2 4 (50.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 2000
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Display Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
2 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Dell
2 5 (62.50%) Lotus
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware