The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 92 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.070% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £344 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £300 £269
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +11.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -6.70%
Apple
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
574 405 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.68% 28.50% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 202 187
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £158 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £454 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +84.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.40 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £43.75 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Apple.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (16.67%) InDesign
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HNC

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) InDesign
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft