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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 124 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Apple 11 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.54% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Average daily rate
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£203 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £234 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £522 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1314 1101 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.15% 45.80% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 555 595
Average daily rate £363 £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 139 156
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Essex -7 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £275 - 2
Norfolk - 2 £155 -
Suffolk - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire -1 1 - - 3
Bedfordshire - - - -
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
4 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
5 6 (31.58%) Android
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) HP
5 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
5 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
6 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (26.32%) VPN
7 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) MCP
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.79%) Dell
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.79%) Symantec
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 3 (15.79%) Adobe
8 3 (15.79%) VoIP
8 3 (15.79%) DHCP
8 3 (15.79%) VMware
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) VPN
1 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) ISDN
3 2 (10.53%) PBX
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Xcode
1 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
2 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Assistant
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Assistant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Assistant
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XHTML
2 1 (5.26%) Cocoa
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.26%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) iPad
3 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.53%) iPhone
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
3 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
4 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
4 6 (31.58%) Android
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) OO
2 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
2 2 (10.53%) MVC
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) Web Design
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (5.26%) BDD
3 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) OOD
3 1 (5.26%) B2B
3 1 (5.26%) B2C
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MOS
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Dell
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe
3 3 (15.79%) Symantec
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) LANDesk
4 2 (10.53%) SonicWALL
4 2 (10.53%) Kerio
4 2 (10.53%) Sophos
4 2 (10.53%) Wyse
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Avaya
4 2 (10.53%) Nokia
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
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