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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 125 143 116
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Contract jobs citing Apple 21 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 0.65% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £129 £153
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+191.26% -15.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £117 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £286 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £320 £255
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +25.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 £17.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% -24.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -9.09%
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
1423 1382 1103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.16% 44.04% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 786 488
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 139 115
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
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 31 August 2015. 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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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
Cambridgeshire -7 6 £425 +254.16% 1
Norfolk +15 5 £350 -
Hertfordshire +6 5 - - 2
Essex -1 5 - - 1
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 20 (64.52%) Windows
1 20 (64.52%) Android
2 16 (51.61%) MS Office
3 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 13 (41.94%) HP
4 13 (41.94%) Dell
4 13 (41.94%) Citrix
5 12 (38.71%) ITIL
6 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
6 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 10 (32.26%) .NET
7 9 (29.03%) Linux
7 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
7 9 (29.03%) Apple iOS
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (25.81%) XenApp
8 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (25.81%) VMware
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco
8 8 (25.81%) CCNA
8 8 (25.81%) DNS
8 8 (25.81%) DHCP
8 8 (25.81%) Project Management
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (22.58%) HTML
9 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (19.35%) Drupal

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (19.35%) Drupal
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) Lync
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.81%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) Skype
4 2 (6.45%) Wireless
5 1 (3.23%) WebEx
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Desktop Support
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (22.58%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (19.35%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (16.13%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Android Developer
6 3 (9.68%) iOS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) HTML
3 6 (19.35%) Symfony
3 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.68%) User Experience
4 3 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.23%) CMDB
6 1 (3.23%) iPhone
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) VLE
6 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.23%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
1 20 (64.52%) Android
2 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
3 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Apple iOS
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
7 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (3.23%) UNIX
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) ITSM
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
3 3 (9.68%) Android Development
3 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Change Control
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.23%) Information Management
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
2 6 (19.35%) PHP
3 4 (12.90%) C#
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CCNA
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MOS
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) XenServer
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.23%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) HP
2 13 (41.94%) Dell
2 13 (41.94%) Citrix
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 8 (25.81%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Google
4 3 (9.68%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Nokia
5 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy
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