The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £263 £350
% change year-on-year
+40.47% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.86%
Apple
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
197 100 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.91% 41.15% 50.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 47 54
Average daily rate £330 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £196 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Apple
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Bomgar
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Bomgar
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter