The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 98 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Apple 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.13% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.29% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £215 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.46%
Apple
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
739 682 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.38% 43.63% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 389 400
Median daily rate £375 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 39 53
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.90 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.51% -13.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £32.50 £24.00
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 the East Midlands

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Apple.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) VMware

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) BYOD
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Brocade
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware