The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 5 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 21 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 29.17% 1.75% -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.46%
Apple
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 58.33% 14.04% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 6 4
Median daily rate £450 £275 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £158 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £323 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Salford region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 3 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 Salford region with a requirement for Apple.

1 19 (90.48%) CISSP
2 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 18 (85.71%) VPN
2 18 (85.71%) Unix
2 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 18 (85.71%) LAN
2 18 (85.71%) VoIP
2 18 (85.71%) WAN
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 18 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 18 (85.71%) Vulnerability Management
2 18 (85.71%) Patch Management
3 17 (80.95%) SANS
3 17 (80.95%) SSCP
4 14 (66.67%) QRadar
4 14 (66.67%) ELK Stack
4 14 (66.67%) Splunk
5 13 (61.90%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (61.90%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (47.62%) Security Operations
6 10 (47.62%) Case Management
7 9 (42.86%) Information Security
8 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
8 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
8 8 (38.10%) IBM
8 8 (38.10%) Cyber Attack
8 8 (38.10%) LogRhythm
9 6 (28.57%) Nessus
9 6 (28.57%) Nmap

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Jetty
1 1 (4.76%) Mongrel
1 1 (4.76%) nginx
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
1 18 (85.71%) LAN
1 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 18 (85.71%) VoIP
1 18 (85.71%) VPN
1 18 (85.71%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) FTP
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Head of Cybersecurity
4 3 (14.29%) Head of Security
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.52%) Head of Operations
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) ELK Stack
2 4 (19.05%) RESTful
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
1 18 (85.71%) Unix
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Patch Management
1 18 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 18 (85.71%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (61.90%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (61.90%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (47.62%) Case Management
3 10 (47.62%) Security Operations
4 9 (42.86%) Information Security
5 6 (28.57%) Analytics
5 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) SIEM
8 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 3 (14.29%) Service Management
9 2 (9.52%) Operations Management
9 2 (9.52%) People Management
10 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) CISSP
2 17 (80.95%) SANS
2 17 (80.95%) SSCP
3 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) QRadar
2 6 (28.57%) Nessus
2 6 (28.57%) Nexpose
2 6 (28.57%) Nmap
3 4 (19.05%) Kibana
3 4 (19.05%) logstash
4 3 (14.29%) RSA enVision
5 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Splunk
2 8 (38.10%) IBM
2 8 (38.10%) LogRhythm
3 6 (28.57%) ArcSight
3 6 (28.57%) Intel
3 6 (28.57%) Intel Security
3 6 (28.57%) NetWitness
3 6 (28.57%) Qualys
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) VMware