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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 86 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.085% 0.060% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.20% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £110 £110 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -49.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.38% +5.13%
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
482 494 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.81% 29.65% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 249 224
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Median hourly rate £15.82 £13.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.75% +11.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
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 August 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) InDesign
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) InDesign
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft