The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £283 £200
% change year-on-year
+15.04% +41.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.20 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.36% -11.76%
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North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
168 195 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.98% 39.08% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 109 38
Average daily rate £350 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £437 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 20
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.38 £32.47 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) NHS
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Back Office
1 6 (85.71%) LANDesk
1 6 (85.71%) Android
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
1 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (85.71%) AirWatch
2 3 (42.86%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Mustache
3 1 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (85.71%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) NHS
2 3 (42.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Android
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
1 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) LANDesk