The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 28 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.49% - 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £320 £255
% change year-on-year
+3.51% +25.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 113 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 52.94% 45.38% 58.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 51 78
Average daily rate £355 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.26% +35.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Average hourly rate £31.56 £42.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.73% +39.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £50.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple.

1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Google

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Google