The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 89 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 15 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% - 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £269
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £13.69
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -5.00%
Apple
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
547 608 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.40% 43.18% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 409 347
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 16
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £11.86 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £35.00 £17.90
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 Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Apple.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) iPhone
3 13 (65.00%) TDD
3 13 (65.00%) RESTful
3 13 (65.00%) iPad
3 13 (65.00%) Apple iOS
3 13 (65.00%) iOS Development
4 12 (60.00%) Data Structures
4 12 (60.00%) Algorithms
4 12 (60.00%) Code Optimisation
4 12 (60.00%) Memory Management
4 12 (60.00%) Core Animation
4 12 (60.00%) Animation
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (60.00%) Multithreading
4 12 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (60.00%) JSON
4 12 (60.00%) Cryptography
4 12 (60.00%) HTTP
4 12 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) Open Source
6 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 5 (25.00%) Office 365
6 5 (25.00%) Video Editing
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) MS Office
6 5 (25.00%) e-Learning
7 4 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) FTP
2 4 (20.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (20.00%) Games
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Product Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Product Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Product Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) e-Learning Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
5 1 (5.00%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) RESTful
2 12 (60.00%) Core Animation
2 12 (60.00%) JSON
2 12 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) iPhone
2 13 (65.00%) iPad
3 12 (60.00%) Algorithms
3 12 (60.00%) Animation
3 12 (60.00%) Cryptography
3 12 (60.00%) Data Structures
4 5 (25.00%) e-Learning
4 5 (25.00%) Video Editing
5 4 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) Social Media
6 3 (15.00%) Learning Management System
6 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) iOS Development
2 13 (65.00%) TDD
3 12 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 12 (60.00%) Code Optimisation
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (60.00%) Memory Management
3 12 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Open Source
5 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
1 2 (10.00%) COBOL
1 2 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Twitter
3 2 (10.00%) Google