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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 265 288 283
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs citing Apple 175 149 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.63% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 1.45% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 92 93
Median daily rate £400 £290 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £160 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £319 £290
% change year-on-year
-9.80% +9.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.95 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.24% -10.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.00 £14.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £53.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.83% -
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
9248 10297 10498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.78% 43.73% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6268 6824 6594
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 248 225
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.50
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 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 30 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 30 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 +47 25 £435 +15.84% 12
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
Feltham -4 2 - -
Bromley - 1 £475 -
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 157 (50.00%) Windows
2 134 (42.68%) Apple iOS
3 97 (30.89%) Microsoft
4 95 (30.25%) Active Directory
5 93 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (29.30%) Android
7 69 (21.97%) MS Office
8 65 (20.70%) Mac OS X
8 65 (20.70%) iOS Development
9 58 (18.47%) Windows 7
10 53 (16.88%) Google
11 51 (16.24%) Objective-C
12 49 (15.61%) Citrix
13 48 (15.29%) Mobile Development
14 45 (14.33%) iPad
15 44 (14.01%) User Experience
16 43 (13.69%) TDD
17 42 (13.38%) Linux
17 42 (13.38%) iPhone
18 41 (13.06%) ITIL
18 41 (13.06%) Xcode
19 37 (11.78%) Scrum
19 37 (11.78%) Degree
20 36 (11.46%) VMware
20 36 (11.46%) MS Excel
21 35 (11.15%) Unit Testing
21 35 (11.15%) Apple Swift
22 34 (10.83%) JavaScript
23 33 (10.51%) OO
24 32 (10.19%) Python

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 (6.05%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (4.14%) IBM Notes
4 9 (2.87%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.23%) CMS
6 5 (1.59%) Confluence
7 4 (1.27%) Apache
7 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.96%) SAS
8 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.32%) IIS
10 1 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 69 (21.97%) MS Office
2 36 (11.46%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (2.55%) MS Project
5 5 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.59%) AutoCAD
6 4 (1.27%) HipChat
7 3 (0.96%) InDesign
7 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.32%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.28%) Google Apps
2 22 (7.01%) Office 365
3 19 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.50%) Trello
5 8 (2.55%) Google Play
6 7 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.27%) iTunes
8 3 (0.96%) GitHub
9 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.64%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.64%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.32%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.32%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.24%) TCP/IP
2 22 (7.01%) Internet
3 21 (6.69%) VPN
4 17 (5.41%) DNS
5 14 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
5 14 (4.46%) Firewall
6 13 (4.14%) LAN
7 12 (3.82%) HTTP
7 12 (3.82%) WAN
8 10 (3.18%) DHCP
8 10 (3.18%) Ethernet
8 10 (3.18%) Wireless
9 9 (2.87%) Skype
9 9 (2.87%) VoIP
10 8 (2.55%) MPLS
11 7 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (1.91%) BGP
12 6 (1.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (1.91%) IOS XR
12 6 (1.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.18%) MySQL
2 6 (1.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.96%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.64%) Mixpanel
5 1 (0.32%) Big Data
5 1 (0.32%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (13.06%) Xcode
2 23 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.50%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.23%) JIRA
5 4 (1.27%) Subversion
5 4 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.96%) git-flow
6 3 (0.96%) YouTrack
7 2 (0.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (0.64%) Introscope
7 2 (0.64%) JUnit
7 2 (0.64%) Maven
7 2 (0.64%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.32%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.32%) gulp
8 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.32%) Mocha
8 1 (0.32%) ZenHub
General
1 25 (7.96%) Finance
2 16 (5.10%) Publishing
3 7 (2.23%) Billing
3 7 (2.23%) Marketing
4 4 (1.27%) Banking
4 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.96%) Advertising
5 3 (0.96%) Games
5 3 (0.96%) Legal
5 3 (0.96%) Retail
6 2 (0.64%) Back Office
6 2 (0.64%) Law
7 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.32%) French Language
7 1 (0.32%) Front Office
7 1 (0.32%) German Language
7 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.32%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 87 (27.71%) Developer
2 63 (20.06%) iOS Developer
3 43 (13.69%) Analyst
4 35 (11.15%) Desktop Support
5 34 (10.83%) Support Engineer
6 31 (9.87%) Architect
7 21 (6.69%) Senior Developer
7 21 (6.69%) Support Analyst
8 20 (6.37%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (5.41%) Senior iOS Developer
10 14 (4.46%) Design Engineer
10 14 (4.46%) Mac Engineer
11 13 (4.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 13 (4.14%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (3.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 11 (3.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 11 (3.50%) IT Support
14 10 (3.18%) Service Analyst
14 10 (3.18%) Service Desk Analyst
15 9 (2.87%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.55%) Cocoa
2 29 (9.24%) HTML
2 29 (9.24%) RESTful
3 27 (8.60%) CSS
4 20 (6.37%) HTML5
4 20 (6.37%) JSON
4 20 (6.37%) REST
5 15 (4.78%) Web Services
6 12 (3.82%) AngularJS
7 11 (3.50%) .NET
7 11 (3.50%) CSS3
7 11 (3.50%) iOS SDK
7 11 (3.50%) XML
8 10 (3.18%) jQuery
9 9 (2.87%) Cocoa Touch
10 8 (2.55%) SOAP
10 8 (2.55%) UIKit
10 8 (2.55%) WinForms
11 6 (1.91%) Software Packaging
11 6 (1.91%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.33%) iPad
2 44 (14.01%) User Experience
3 42 (13.38%) iPhone
4 29 (9.24%) Mobile App
5 27 (8.60%) Blackberry
5 27 (8.60%) Computer Science
6 22 (7.01%) Smartphone
7 17 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (4.46%) Data Centre
9 13 (4.14%) Apple TV
10 9 (2.87%) Management Information System
11 7 (2.23%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.91%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (1.91%) Fintech
12 6 (1.91%) MPEG
12 6 (1.91%) Streaming Media
13 5 (1.59%) BYOD
13 5 (1.59%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 157 (50.00%) Windows
2 134 (42.68%) Apple iOS
3 92 (29.30%) Android
4 65 (20.70%) Mac OS X
5 58 (18.47%) Windows 7
6 42 (13.38%) Linux
7 30 (9.55%) Windows Server
8 25 (7.96%) Windows 10
9 24 (7.64%) Windows 8
10 21 (6.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (6.37%) Mac OS
11 20 (6.37%) Windows XP
12 15 (4.78%) Mac OS X Server
13 13 (4.14%) Unix
14 12 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (3.50%) CentOS
16 7 (2.23%) Windows Phone
16 7 (2.23%) Windows Vista
17 6 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (20.70%) iOS Development
3 48 (15.29%) Mobile Development
4 43 (13.69%) TDD
5 41 (13.06%) ITIL
6 37 (11.78%) Scrum
7 35 (11.15%) Unit Testing
8 33 (10.51%) OO
9 29 (9.24%) BDD
10 28 (8.92%) Mobile Device Management
11 27 (8.60%) Migration
12 22 (7.01%) OOD
12 22 (7.01%) Project Management
13 17 (5.41%) Service Management
14 14 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (4.46%) Identity Management
14 14 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (4.14%) Asset Management
15 13 (4.14%) DevOps
16 11 (3.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (16.24%) Objective-C
2 35 (11.15%) Apple Swift
3 34 (10.83%) JavaScript
4 32 (10.19%) Python
5 30 (9.55%) Bash Shell
6 21 (6.69%) Java
6 21 (6.69%) Perl
7 12 (3.82%) C#
7 12 (3.82%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.50%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.87%) ECMAScript
9 9 (2.87%) XAML
10 8 (2.55%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.59%) SQL
12 4 (1.27%) AppleScript
12 4 (1.27%) C
13 3 (0.96%) PHP
14 2 (0.64%) COBOL
14 2 (0.64%) Groovy
14 2 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (11.78%) Degree
2 26 (8.28%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (6.37%) SC Cleared
5 15 (4.78%) MCSA
6 14 (4.46%) MCSE
7 8 (2.55%) A+ Certification
7 8 (2.55%) ACDT
7 8 (2.55%) ACHDS
7 8 (2.55%) ACTC
7 8 (2.55%) MCDST
7 8 (2.55%) MCP
7 8 (2.55%) MCSM
7 8 (2.55%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (2.23%) CCA
9 6 (1.91%) CCNA
9 6 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (1.59%) ACMT
10 5 (1.59%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.23%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) SLA
2 3 (0.96%) WAI
2 3 (0.96%) WCAG
3 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 95 (30.25%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.37%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.73%) XenApp
5 16 (5.10%) Xen
6 14 (4.46%) XenDesktop
7 12 (3.82%) BitLocker
8 9 (2.87%) StorNext
8 9 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.87%) Xsan
9 8 (2.55%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.91%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (1.59%) KVM
11 5 (1.59%) Samba
11 5 (1.59%) VirtualBox
12 4 (1.27%) vSphere
13 3 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.96%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.64%) Docker
15 1 (0.32%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 30 (9.55%) SCCM
2 21 (6.69%) WSUS
3 19 (6.05%) Casper Suite
4 14 (4.46%) AirWatch
5 8 (2.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (2.23%) Nagios
7 6 (1.91%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.96%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.64%) Ansible
9 2 (0.64%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.64%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.64%) Simpana
10 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.32%) DameWare
10 1 (0.32%) Puppet
10 1 (0.32%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.32%) ThinApp
10 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 97 (30.89%) Microsoft
2 53 (16.88%) Google
3 49 (15.61%) Citrix
4 36 (11.46%) VMware
5 26 (8.28%) Cisco
6 23 (7.32%) Symantec
7 22 (7.01%) Adobe
8 21 (6.69%) HP
9 17 (5.41%) Dell
10 13 (4.14%) Lotus
11 12 (3.82%) Oracle
12 11 (3.50%) MobileIron
13 9 (2.87%) Autodesk
13 9 (2.87%) Sony
14 8 (2.55%) F5
14 8 (2.55%) NetApp
15 6 (1.91%) Akamai
15 6 (1.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 6 (1.91%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.91%) SevOne
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