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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
Rank 79 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing Apple 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 1.05% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Median daily rate £305 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £225 £280
% change year-on-year
+35.55% -19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -5.71%

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
464 476 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.92% 33.24% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 298 293
Median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.29 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £45.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Apple.

1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
5 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) EMC VNXe
5 2 (16.67%) Core Animation
5 2 (16.67%) Memory Management
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365

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 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Moodle
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (16.67%) SAS Visual Analytics
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Mac Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) SAS Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Core Animation
1 2 (16.67%) Core Data
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (16.67%) Animation
1 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (16.67%) EMC VNXe
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Code Optimisation
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (16.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (8.33%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) Canon
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) Xerox