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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.28% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £288 £225
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.29 £16.75 £23.90
% change year-on-year
-26.65% -29.90%

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
332 511 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.62% 35.39% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 255 207
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £528 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.25 £16.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.79% +138.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £39.25 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.25 £28.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 26 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Apple.

1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
2 5 (62.50%) Objective-C
2 5 (62.50%) Apple Swift
3 4 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) iPad
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Confluence
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) iPhone
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch

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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) iOS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (25.00%) Core Data
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) UIKit
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) iPhone
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Apple Swift
1 5 (62.50%) Objective-C
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Dell
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Mitel
1 2 (25.00%) Xerox
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Canon