The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank - 64 45
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.65% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.48% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £180 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
Apple
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
247 338 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.15% 44.07% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 207 82
Median daily rate £345 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 45 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +69.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.35 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £18.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) X-Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Samba
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) LPIC
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) PBX
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mac Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) LPIC
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe