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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 74 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% - 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £218
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +6.27%
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
396 527 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.22% 31.16% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 265 228
Median daily rate £350 £390 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £47.25 £23.47 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.34% +91.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Publishing
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (50.00%) Xcode
3 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution

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 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) InDesign
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Developer
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft