The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gloucestershire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 43 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 4 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.91% 4.38% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.88% 9.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£188 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £250 £333
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -24.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £190.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1307.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
213 118 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.30% 47.01% 42.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 53 126
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £130 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 9
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Apple
South West

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - -
Apple
South West

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) iPad
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) McAfee
3 4 (57.14%) IPv4
3 4 (57.14%) IPv6
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) WSUS
3 4 (57.14%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) AppSense
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) Trustwave
6 1 (14.29%) Lync
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) IPv4
2 4 (57.14%) IPv6
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Server Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) iPad
2 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) WSUS
1 4 (57.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) AppSense
4 1 (14.29%) Trustwave
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft