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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 280 272 292
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs citing Apple 162 167 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.71% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 1.61% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 101 83
Median daily rate £390 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -17.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £18.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £61.00 £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.28% -6.66%
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
8839 10386 10270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.11% 44.31% 44.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6057 6857 6574
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 255 203
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.94 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.71% +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

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 1 July 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
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 1 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
City of London +23 25 £435 +67.30% 7
Feltham +2 2 - -
Twickenham +1 2 £165 -45.00%
Bromley - 2 £338 - 1
Croydon - 1 £120 -
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 London region with a requirement for Apple.

1 146 (51.23%) Windows
2 115 (40.35%) Apple iOS
3 88 (30.88%) Active Directory
4 79 (27.72%) Microsoft
5 75 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (25.61%) Android
7 65 (22.81%) Mac OS X
8 54 (18.95%) iOS Development
9 53 (18.60%) Windows 7
10 45 (15.79%) Citrix
10 45 (15.79%) MS Office
11 43 (15.09%) Objective-C
12 42 (14.74%) Linux
13 41 (14.39%) ITIL
13 41 (14.39%) TDD
13 41 (14.39%) iPad
13 41 (14.39%) Mobile Development
14 40 (14.04%) User Experience
15 38 (13.33%) Scrum
15 38 (13.33%) Google
16 35 (12.28%) iPhone
16 35 (12.28%) Python
17 32 (11.23%) Xcode
17 32 (11.23%) VMware
17 32 (11.23%) Unit Testing
17 32 (11.23%) Windows Server
18 29 (10.18%) Degree
18 29 (10.18%) Bash Shell
18 29 (10.18%) MS Excel
19 28 (9.82%) OO

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 16 (5.61%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (2.81%) IBM Notes
4 7 (2.46%) CMS
5 6 (2.11%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.75%) Apache
7 4 (1.40%) Confluence
7 4 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.05%) SAS
8 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 45 (15.79%) MS Office
2 29 (10.18%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (2.81%) AutoCAD
5 6 (2.11%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.75%) MS Project
7 4 (1.40%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (1.40%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (1.40%) Final Cut Pro
7 4 (1.40%) HipChat
8 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.70%) InDesign
10 1 (0.35%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.91%) Google Apps
2 13 (4.56%) Office 365
3 6 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.11%) Google Play
4 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.40%) GitHub
5 4 (1.40%) iTunes
6 2 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.70%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.35%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.35%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.35%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.42%) TCP/IP
2 18 (6.32%) VPN
3 16 (5.61%) DNS
4 14 (4.91%) Firewall
5 12 (4.21%) Internet
5 12 (4.21%) LAN
6 11 (3.86%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (3.86%) HTTP
7 10 (3.51%) WAN
8 9 (3.16%) DHCP
8 9 (3.16%) Wireless
9 8 (2.81%) MPLS
10 7 (2.46%) VoIP
10 7 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.11%) BGP
11 6 (2.11%) Ethernet
11 6 (2.11%) IOS XR
11 6 (2.11%) LDAP
11 6 (2.11%) Skype
11 6 (2.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.51%) MySQL
2 4 (1.40%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.35%) Big Data
4 1 (0.35%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.35%) Mixpanel
4 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (11.23%) Xcode
2 19 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.11%) JIRA
5 4 (1.40%) Subversion
5 4 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.40%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.05%) YouTrack
7 2 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (0.70%) git-flow
7 2 (0.70%) Introscope
7 2 (0.70%) Maven
7 2 (0.70%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.35%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.35%) NUnit
8 1 (0.35%) Selenium
8 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.35%) ZenHub
General
1 21 (7.37%) Finance
2 9 (3.16%) Publishing
3 7 (2.46%) Billing
4 6 (2.11%) Marketing
5 4 (1.40%) Banking
5 4 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.05%) Advertising
6 3 (1.05%) Games
6 3 (1.05%) Law
6 3 (1.05%) Legal
6 3 (1.05%) Retail
7 2 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.35%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (26.32%) Developer
2 53 (18.60%) iOS Developer
3 41 (14.39%) Analyst
4 39 (13.68%) Support Engineer
5 33 (11.58%) Desktop Support
6 22 (7.72%) Senior Developer
7 20 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 19 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (5.96%) Senior iOS Developer
10 16 (5.61%) Mac Engineer
11 14 (4.91%) Architect
11 14 (4.91%) Windows Engineer
12 13 (4.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.56%) Design Engineer
13 12 (4.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (4.21%) Administrator
13 12 (4.21%) Desktop Engineer
14 11 (3.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 10 (3.51%) .NET Developer
15 10 (3.51%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.12%) Cocoa
2 25 (8.77%) RESTful
3 20 (7.02%) REST
4 19 (6.67%) HTML
5 18 (6.32%) JSON
6 17 (5.96%) CSS
7 13 (4.56%) .NET
7 13 (4.56%) Web Services
8 10 (3.51%) AngularJS
8 10 (3.51%) CSS3
8 10 (3.51%) HTML5
9 9 (3.16%) jQuery
10 8 (2.81%) Cocoa Touch
10 8 (2.81%) XML
11 7 (2.46%) iOS SDK
12 6 (2.11%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.11%) Core Animation
12 6 (2.11%) PhoneGap
12 6 (2.11%) SOAP
12 6 (2.11%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.39%) iPad
2 40 (14.04%) User Experience
3 35 (12.28%) iPhone
4 26 (9.12%) Mobile App
5 24 (8.42%) Smartphone
6 23 (8.07%) Computer Science
7 22 (7.72%) Blackberry
8 19 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (3.16%) Data Centre
10 8 (2.81%) Apple TV
11 6 (2.11%) BBC
11 6 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (2.11%) MPEG
11 6 (2.11%) Streaming Media
12 5 (1.75%) Animation
12 5 (1.75%) BYOD
12 5 (1.75%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.75%) Device Driver
12 5 (1.75%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 146 (51.23%) Windows
2 115 (40.35%) Apple iOS
3 73 (25.61%) Android
4 65 (22.81%) Mac OS X
5 53 (18.60%) Windows 7
6 42 (14.74%) Linux
7 32 (11.23%) Windows Server
8 22 (7.72%) Mac OS X Server
9 21 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (5.96%) Windows XP
11 15 (5.26%) Mac OS
12 14 (4.91%) Windows 8
13 12 (4.21%) Unix
13 12 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (3.86%) CentOS
14 11 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (3.51%) Windows 10
16 7 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (2.46%) Windows Vista
17 5 (1.75%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (18.95%) iOS Development
3 41 (14.39%) ITIL
3 41 (14.39%) Mobile Development
3 41 (14.39%) TDD
4 38 (13.33%) Scrum
5 32 (11.23%) Unit Testing
6 28 (9.82%) OO
7 27 (9.47%) BDD
8 24 (8.42%) Mobile Device Management
9 20 (7.02%) Service Management
10 19 (6.67%) OOD
10 19 (6.67%) Project Management
11 17 (5.96%) Asset Management
12 15 (5.26%) Open Source
13 14 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (4.91%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (4.21%) Configuration Management
15 11 (3.86%) Change Control
15 11 (3.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (15.09%) Objective-C
2 35 (12.28%) Python
3 29 (10.18%) Bash Shell
4 26 (9.12%) Apple Swift
4 26 (9.12%) Perl
5 25 (8.77%) JavaScript
6 17 (5.96%) Java
7 13 (4.56%) C#
7 13 (4.56%) Shell Script
8 11 (3.86%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.46%) SQL
10 3 (1.05%) AppleScript
11 2 (0.70%) C
11 2 (0.70%) COBOL
11 2 (0.70%) Groovy
11 2 (0.70%) PHP
11 2 (0.70%) Ruby
12 1 (0.35%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (10.18%) Degree
2 19 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.21%) MCSA
5 11 (3.86%) MCSE
6 9 (3.16%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.46%) CCA
7 7 (2.46%) CCNA
7 7 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 5 (1.75%) A+ Certification
8 5 (1.75%) ACDT
8 5 (1.75%) ACHDS
8 5 (1.75%) ACMT
8 5 (1.75%) ACTC
8 5 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (1.75%) MCDST
8 5 (1.75%) MCP
8 5 (1.75%) MCSM
8 5 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.05%) WAI
2 3 (1.05%) WCAG
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 88 (30.88%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.26%) Xen
4 14 (4.91%) StorNext
4 14 (4.91%) Xsan
5 13 (4.56%) XenApp
6 11 (3.86%) Samba
7 10 (3.51%) BitLocker
7 10 (3.51%) XenDesktop
8 9 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (2.81%) Hyper-V
9 8 (2.81%) KVM
10 5 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (1.75%) VirtualBox
11 3 (1.05%) vSphere
12 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.35%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 27 (9.47%) WSUS
2 24 (8.42%) SCCM
3 15 (5.26%) Casper Suite
4 11 (3.86%) AirWatch
5 7 (2.46%) Nagios
5 7 (2.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.75%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.05%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.70%) Ansible
9 2 (0.70%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.35%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.35%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.35%) DameWare
10 1 (0.35%) EMC VPLEX
10 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.35%) Puppet
10 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.35%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.35%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 79 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 45 (15.79%) Citrix
3 38 (13.33%) Google
4 32 (11.23%) VMware
5 26 (9.12%) Cisco
6 24 (8.42%) Adobe
7 21 (7.37%) Symantec
8 19 (6.67%) HP
9 12 (4.21%) Dell
9 12 (4.21%) Sony
10 11 (3.86%) Oracle
11 9 (3.16%) Autodesk
11 9 (3.16%) MobileIron
12 8 (2.81%) F5
12 8 (2.81%) Lotus
13 7 (2.46%) Red Hat
14 6 (2.11%) Akamai
14 6 (2.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 6 (2.11%) NetApp
14 6 (2.11%) SevOne
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