The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.78% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £263 £325
% change year-on-year
+40.47% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.86%
Apple
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
158 177 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.25% 53.47% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 96 71
Average daily rate £398 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Average hourly rate £12.50 £30.15 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.54% +34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.00 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £37.90 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya
4 2 (28.57%) Billing
4 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
4 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) iPad
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Apple TV
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) iPhone
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 2 (28.57%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 5 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (42.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Technician
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (42.86%) IT Technician
2 3 (42.86%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Games Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
1 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
2 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 1 (14.29%) Apple TV
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya