The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 118 98 109
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Contract jobs citing Apple 3 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.75% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 1.80% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +109.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -6.06%
Apple
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
940 943 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.09% 41.43% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 422 495
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 29
Average hourly rate £16.89 £14.02 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -17.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -14 3 £450 +85.75% 1
Glasgow - - - - 2
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UK

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 4 (40.00%) iPad
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Xcode
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) Thin Client

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Xcode
2 1 (10.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
1 4 (40.00%) iPad
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Google
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