The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Northamptonshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £10.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+47.50% -39.39%
Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 62 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.01% 27.31% 33.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 74
Average daily rate £375 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £16.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Apple
East Midlands

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Apple Jobs Demand 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
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Kettering - - - -
Apple
East Midlands

Apple
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) MobileIron