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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 92 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Apple 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.36% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.57% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £263 £320
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.25 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
784 701 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.46% 44.79% 50.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 326 299
Average daily rate £380 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £90 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 56 75
Average hourly rate £16.60 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £10.85 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.55 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
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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
Leicestershire - 2 - - 1
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire +6 1 - -
Northamptonshire -4 1 - -
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (30.00%) iPad
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X Server
4 2 (20.00%) iPhone
4 2 (20.00%) MOS
4 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) BT
5 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Smartphone

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (10.00%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) iPhone
3 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (10.00%) Animation
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (20.00%) MOS
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) BT
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
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