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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.22% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £319 £295
% change year-on-year
-9.01% +8.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+41.86% -6.01%
Apple
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
215 151 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 52.57% 41.60% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 94 121
Median daily rate £393 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.91 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% -0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.30 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £31.40 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Blackpool - 5 £375 -
Apple
North West

Apple
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 5 (100.00%) Drupal
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 5 (100.00%) Verint
1 5 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 5 (100.00%) Samsung
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) Drupal
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Samsung
1 5 (100.00%) Verint