The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.68% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £174 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £225 £289
% change year-on-year
- -22.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
Apple
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
281 367 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.47% 50.76% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 197 114
Average daily rate £400 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £107 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £541 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 29
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £11.74 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 3 £174 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Apple
East of England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Handset
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Nokia
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Handset
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia