The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 63 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Apple 3 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.46% 0.14% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.32% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £165 £120 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -68.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.29 £16.50 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-25.54% -40.62%

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
325 309 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.39% 42.74% 48.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 158 202
Median daily rate £398 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 13
Median hourly rate £10.80 £16.14 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.08% +11.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.17 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Apple.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Wyse
2 2 (50.00%) Handset
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Support
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
1 2 (50.00%) Handset
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Wyse