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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 53 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Apple 6 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.97% 0.38% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 1.05% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £225 £165 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £200 £225
% change year-on-year
+44.12% -10.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £23.90
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -33.04%

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
239 190 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.67% 35.65% 42.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 149 194
Median daily rate £375 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 26
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £14.50 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.24 £67.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 2 £225 +36.36% 1
Abingdon - 2 £225 -
Apple
South East

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Avaya
6 1 (12.50%) CommVault
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (12.50%) Nagios
6 1 (12.50%) Sophos
6 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) Debian

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Jetty
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Datadog
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MariaDB
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Italian Language
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Mac Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Kafka
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Biotechnology
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Full Text Search
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
1 1 (12.50%) Network Design
1 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) MCDST
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Gluster
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
2 1 (12.50%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Sysdig
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) CommVault
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Percona
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Sophos
2 1 (12.50%) VMware