The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 96 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.58% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £125 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -60.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £261
% change year-on-year
- +24.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.31 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.28% -6.66%
Apple
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
751 692 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.05% 45.32% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 369 272
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 32
Median hourly rate £13.55 £18.65 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% +3.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £11.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.50 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Apple.

1 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Kaspersky
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) LANDesk
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) CCNP
7 1 (7.69%) CCIP
7 1 (7.69%) CCNA
7 1 (7.69%) CCDP
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (7.69%) MCSE
7 1 (7.69%) MCSA
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) NetWare
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) IBM
7 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) Wyse

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Service Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ACSA
1 1 (7.69%) ACSP
1 1 (7.69%) CCDP
1 1 (7.69%) CCIP
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCDST
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCTS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) RHCE
1 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 7 (53.85%) Kaspersky
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Novell
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Wyse
Manchester, Lancashire
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