The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 18 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 Nottingham 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 39 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.31% - 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £200 - -
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 £13.94 £10.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+39.35% -39.39%
Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
127 142 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 38.96% 46.71% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 63 45
Average daily rate £380 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £27.50 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.27% +37.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Apple
Nottinghamshire

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Sybase
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) Google
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) iPhone
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (80.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) PhoneGap
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (60.00%) SQLite
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) J2ME
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) Symbian
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQLite
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) PhoneGap
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) Xcode
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (80.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) J2ME
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
3 2 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (40.00%) UIKit
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) iPhone
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (60.00%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sybase
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Symbian
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Sencha
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft