The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £277 £200 £225
% change year-on-year
+38.25% -10.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -42.42%

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
154 165 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 49.84% 51.72% 57.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 104 75
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £219 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £12.42 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.20 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Apple.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 8 (88.89%) SSCP
2 8 (88.89%) Splunk
2 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (88.89%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (88.89%) SANS
3 7 (77.78%) QRadar
3 7 (77.78%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (77.78%) Patch Management
3 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (77.78%) LogRhythm
3 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 7 (77.78%) VoIP
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (77.78%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) Open Source
5 5 (55.56%) logstash
5 5 (55.56%) Kibana
5 5 (55.56%) SIEM
5 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (55.56%) Redis

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Jetty
1 1 (11.11%) Mongrel
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) G Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (77.78%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (77.78%) Patch Management
2 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (66.67%) Open Source
4 5 (55.56%) Case Management
4 5 (55.56%) SIEM
5 4 (44.44%) Information Security
6 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
7 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) ITSM
7 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
1 8 (88.89%) SANS
1 8 (88.89%) SSCP
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) QRadar
2 5 (55.56%) Kibana
2 5 (55.56%) logstash
3 3 (33.33%) RSA enVision
4 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Splunk
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) LogRhythm
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) VMware