The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.40% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.13 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +3.33%
Apple
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 218 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.87% 52.15% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 163 73
Median daily rate £350 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.58 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £18.80 £67.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Apple
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Apple.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft