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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
South East / Kent
Rank 42 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.38% 1.34% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 3.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £231 £280
% change year-on-year
+31.89% -17.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.73 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.57%

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
127 80 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 48.85% 35.71% 54.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 61 84
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.46 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% -0.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Maidstone - 1 £350 -
Apple
South East

Apple
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for Apple.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Tester
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA