The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.46%
Apple
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
246 126 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.56% 37.39% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 82 96
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 12
Median hourly rate £13.75 £11.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.38 £14.01 £18.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Apple
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft