The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 285 310 300
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Contract jobs citing Apple 137 118 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 1.30% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 78 81
Median daily rate £288 £273 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% +10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £126 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 15
Median hourly rate £19.25 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £21.25 £19.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Apple
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9227 9109 10357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.97% 40.54% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6156 6025 7085
Median daily rate £450 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 161 261
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.37 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in London

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in London

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in London

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in London

Apple
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Apple Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Apple
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
City of London -9 19 £271 +42.76% 5
Canary Wharf - 2 £160 -
Chessington - 1 £200 -
Croydon - 1 £155 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £120 -
Lewisham - 1 £238 -
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 London region with a requirement for Apple.

1 158 (53.92%) Windows
2 128 (43.69%) Apple iOS
3 95 (32.42%) Active Directory
4 90 (30.72%) Android
5 88 (30.03%) Microsoft
6 83 (28.33%) MS Office
6 83 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (26.28%) Windows 7
8 65 (22.18%) iOS Development
9 58 (19.80%) Google
9 58 (19.80%) Citrix
10 52 (17.75%) Objective-C
10 52 (17.75%) Apple Swift
11 48 (16.38%) Mac OS X
12 43 (14.68%) Blackberry
12 43 (14.68%) ITIL
13 40 (13.65%) MS Excel
13 40 (13.65%) Windows 10
14 38 (12.97%) Linux
14 38 (12.97%) Mobile Development
15 37 (12.63%) HTML
15 37 (12.63%) TDD
15 37 (12.63%) SCCM
16 36 (12.29%) Windows 8
16 36 (12.29%) VMware
17 35 (11.95%) Degree
17 35 (11.95%) User Experience
18 34 (11.60%) iPhone
19 33 (11.26%) Internet
20 32 (10.92%) CSS

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 19 (6.48%) IBM Notes
2 14 (4.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (4.78%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.41%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.71%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.37%) Confluence
6 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.68%) nginx
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.34%) CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.34%) IIS
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 83 (28.33%) MS Office
2 40 (13.65%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.71%) InDesign
4 5 (1.71%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (1.37%) MS Project
6 3 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.68%) Autodesk Flame
7 2 (0.68%) Maya
7 2 (0.68%) NUKE
8 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.58%) G Suite
2 25 (8.53%) Office 365
3 19 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (4.10%) Trello
5 11 (3.75%) Google Play
6 6 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (2.05%) GitHub
7 5 (1.71%) iTunes
8 4 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.37%) Google Drive
9 3 (1.02%) CloudBees
9 3 (1.02%) Google App Engine
9 3 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.02%) Heroku
9 3 (1.02%) IaaS
9 3 (1.02%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.02%) PaaS
9 3 (1.02%) Slack
10 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.26%) Internet
2 31 (10.58%) TCP/IP
3 23 (7.85%) Wireless
4 21 (7.17%) LAN
5 19 (6.48%) Ethernet
6 13 (4.44%) DNS
6 13 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (4.10%) VoIP
7 12 (4.10%) VPN
8 11 (3.75%) DHCP
9 10 (3.41%) WAN
10 8 (2.73%) Firewall
11 7 (2.39%) Skype
12 5 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (1.71%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (1.37%) NetScaler
13 4 (1.37%) SAN
13 4 (1.37%) WLAN
14 3 (1.02%) PBX
15 2 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.73%) Mixpanel
2 5 (1.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.68%) FileMaker
4 2 (0.68%) MySQL
4 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.34%) Big Data
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.34%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (9.90%) Git (software)
1 29 (9.90%) Xcode
2 15 (5.12%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.07%) Android Studio
4 7 (2.39%) CircleCI
4 7 (2.39%) git-flow
5 6 (2.05%) CocoaPods
5 6 (2.05%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.05%) Jasmine
5 6 (2.05%) JUnit
5 6 (2.05%) Travis CI
6 5 (1.71%) Selenium
7 4 (1.37%) JIRA
7 4 (1.37%) Mocha
8 3 (1.02%) Capybara
8 3 (1.02%) QUnit
8 3 (1.02%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.68%) Subversion
9 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 24 (8.19%) Finance
2 17 (5.80%) Retail
3 13 (4.44%) Publishing
4 12 (4.10%) Games
5 6 (2.05%) Marketing
6 5 (1.71%) Banking
7 4 (1.37%) Advertising
8 3 (1.02%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.68%) Billing
9 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 83 (28.33%) Developer
2 57 (19.45%) iOS Developer
3 43 (14.68%) Desktop Support
4 41 (13.99%) Analyst
5 39 (13.31%) Support Engineer
6 28 (9.56%) Architect
7 24 (8.19%) IT Support
8 23 (7.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (7.85%) Desktop Engineer
8 23 (7.85%) Senior Developer
9 21 (7.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 19 (6.48%) Support Analyst
11 17 (5.80%) Mac Engineer
12 15 (5.12%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 15 (5.12%) Design Engineer
12 15 (5.12%) Objective-C Developer
13 14 (4.78%) Senior iOS Developer
13 14 (4.78%) Windows Engineer
14 12 (4.10%) IT Engineer
15 11 (3.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.63%) HTML
2 32 (10.92%) CSS
3 31 (10.58%) HTML5
4 30 (10.24%) JSON
5 28 (9.56%) REST
6 25 (8.53%) RESTful
7 17 (5.80%) Cocoa
7 17 (5.80%) CSS3
8 13 (4.44%) iOS SDK
9 12 (4.10%) Node.js
9 12 (4.10%) React
10 11 (3.75%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.41%) Web Services
12 8 (2.73%) jQuery
12 8 (2.73%) UIKit
12 8 (2.73%) WinForms
13 7 (2.39%) Core Data
13 7 (2.39%) React Native
13 7 (2.39%) SOAP
13 7 (2.39%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.68%) Blackberry
2 35 (11.95%) User Experience
3 34 (11.60%) iPhone
4 31 (10.58%) iPad
5 29 (9.90%) Mobile App
6 25 (8.53%) Management Information System
7 21 (7.17%) Computer Science
8 17 (5.80%) Client/Server
9 15 (5.12%) Apple TV
10 13 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (4.44%) Data Centre
11 10 (3.41%) Cloud Native
12 8 (2.73%) Smartphone
13 7 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (2.05%) Fintech
14 6 (2.05%) Wiki
15 5 (1.71%) Minimum Viable Product
16 4 (1.37%) Driving Licence
16 4 (1.37%) Video on Demand
17 3 (1.02%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 158 (53.92%) Windows
2 128 (43.69%) Apple iOS
3 90 (30.72%) Android
4 77 (26.28%) Windows 7
5 48 (16.38%) Mac OS X
6 40 (13.65%) Windows 10
7 38 (12.97%) Linux
8 36 (12.29%) Windows 8
9 26 (8.87%) Mac OS
10 22 (7.51%) Windows Server
11 16 (5.46%) Unix
11 16 (5.46%) Windows XP
12 10 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (3.07%) Ubuntu
13 9 (3.07%) Windows Phone
14 6 (2.05%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (1.37%) Windows Phone 8
16 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (22.18%) iOS Development
3 43 (14.68%) ITIL
4 38 (12.97%) Mobile Development
5 37 (12.63%) TDD
6 27 (9.22%) Identity Management
7 26 (8.87%) Unit Testing
8 24 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (7.85%) Scrum
10 22 (7.51%) BDD
11 21 (7.17%) OO
11 21 (7.17%) Time Management
12 20 (6.83%) Migration
12 20 (6.83%) Patch Management
13 19 (6.48%) Change Management
14 18 (6.14%) Pair Programming
14 18 (6.14%) Validation
15 16 (5.46%) Infrastructure Management
15 16 (5.46%) Project Management
16 15 (5.12%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (17.75%) Apple Swift
1 52 (17.75%) Objective-C
2 28 (9.56%) JavaScript
3 26 (8.87%) Java
4 22 (7.51%) Python
5 18 (6.14%) Bash Shell
6 14 (4.78%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.75%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.73%) ECMAScript
8 8 (2.73%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.73%) XAML
9 7 (2.39%) SQL
10 6 (2.05%) C
10 6 (2.05%) C++
11 4 (1.37%) ES6
12 3 (1.02%) Perl
12 3 (1.02%) Ruby
12 3 (1.02%) Scala
13 2 (0.68%) AppleScript
13 2 (0.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (11.95%) Degree
2 31 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (9.22%) MCSE
4 23 (7.85%) MCP
5 20 (6.83%) MCSA
6 19 (6.48%) MCDST
6 19 (6.48%) Security Cleared
7 18 (6.14%) ACDT
7 18 (6.14%) ACHDS
7 18 (6.14%) ACTC
7 18 (6.14%) MCSM
7 18 (6.14%) Network+ Certification
7 18 (6.14%) SC Cleared
8 11 (3.75%) A+ Certification
9 7 (2.39%) CCA
9 7 (2.39%) DBS Check
10 6 (2.05%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.71%) ACMT
11 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.41%) QA
2 5 (1.71%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (32.42%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.51%) XenApp
3 20 (6.83%) XenDesktop
4 18 (6.14%) Virtual Servers
5 16 (5.46%) Hyper-V
6 15 (5.12%) Xen
7 14 (4.78%) BitLocker
8 5 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.71%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.37%) vSphere
10 2 (0.68%) Docker
10 2 (0.68%) StorNext
10 2 (0.68%) vCloud
10 2 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.68%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.68%) Xsan
11 1 (0.34%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 37 (12.63%) SCCM
2 20 (6.83%) Casper Suite
3 16 (5.46%) WSUS
4 13 (4.44%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (1.71%) QRadar
6 4 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.37%) SCOrch
6 4 (1.37%) Simpana
7 3 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.34%) DameWare
8 1 (0.34%) Kibana
8 1 (0.34%) logstash
8 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 88 (30.03%) Microsoft
2 58 (19.80%) Citrix
2 58 (19.80%) Google
3 36 (12.29%) VMware
4 26 (8.87%) HP
5 24 (8.19%) Dell
6 19 (6.48%) Lotus
7 18 (6.14%) Cisco
7 18 (6.14%) Symantec
8 16 (5.46%) Adobe
8 16 (5.46%) ServiceNow
9 11 (3.75%) Oracle
10 8 (2.73%) IBM
11 7 (2.39%) NetApp
11 7 (2.39%) Sophos
12 6 (2.05%) Coremetrics
12 6 (2.05%) MobileIron
13 5 (1.71%) AppSense
13 5 (1.71%) LogRhythm
13 5 (1.71%) Splunk
City, London
Spinnaker Red
Rate: From £100 to £150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £27000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Source Technology
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago