The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 53 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.40% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £163 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Apple
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
261 248 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 65.25% 44.44% 51.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 113 142
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 42 34
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.38 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.65% +23.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £16.24 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £45.00 £35.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 1 £163 -
Apple
East of England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Apple.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Clearswift
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (50.00%) iTunes
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) assyst
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) CMDB
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) iTunes
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) BYOD
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Clearswift
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Proofpoint
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware