The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
England / East of England
Rank 100 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing Apple 21 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.64% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 1.35% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 4
Median daily rate £198 £174 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.50% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £98 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £253 £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £225 £280
% change year-on-year
+35.55% -19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.57%

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1008 1110 1255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.10% 47.29% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 603 718
Median daily rate £388 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 120 117
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £50.68 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Apple
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 8 £188 +1.35% 3
Bedfordshire +8 7 - -
Cambridgeshire 0 5 £221 +27.15%
Essex -1 1 £163 -
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for Apple.

1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 14 (42.42%) Windows 7
4 10 (30.30%) DBS Check
5 6 (18.18%) SCCM
5 6 (18.18%) Wireless
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) DNS
5 6 (18.18%) DHCP
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL
6 5 (15.15%) MS Office
6 5 (15.15%) Android
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.12%) Office 365
7 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (12.12%) Network Management
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Vista
7 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
8 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Firewall
8 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
8 3 (9.09%) C
8 3 (9.09%) VPN
8 3 (9.09%) NetWare
8 3 (9.09%) SLA
8 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 3 (9.09%) Multimedia
8 3 (9.09%) Windows Mobile

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) DHCP
1 6 (18.18%) DNS
1 6 (18.18%) Wireless
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Intranet
4 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) SAN
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.09%) Multimedia
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Telecoms Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
7 2 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) Material Design
2 1 (3.03%) Android SDK
2 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.03%) CSS3
2 1 (3.03%) HTML5
2 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (3.03%) CCTV
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.03%) iPhone
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.15%) Android
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Vista
5 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (9.09%) NetWare
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
6 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Network Management
3 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Android Development
5 1 (3.03%) Information Security
5 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.03%) Memory Management
5 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.03%) Office Automation
5 1 (3.03%) Scrum
5 1 (3.03%) Web Design
5 1 (3.03%) Web Filtering
5 1 (3.03%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) DBS Check
2 3 (9.09%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) MobileIron
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL