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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 111 124 120
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Apple 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.52% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £318 £145 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.96% -67.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £141 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £369 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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
952 1152 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.77% 40.51% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 599 555
Median daily rate £350 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +22 6 £475 +68.14%
Glasgow +5 2 £160 +10.34%
Aberdeenshire - 1 £160 -
Apple
UK

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Apple.

1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (64.00%) Apple iOS
4 15 (60.00%) VMware
5 14 (56.00%) Android
6 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (44.00%) Citrix
8 10 (40.00%) Oracle
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Phone
9 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (36.00%) ITIL
9 9 (36.00%) VPN
9 9 (36.00%) MySQL
9 9 (36.00%) AirWatch
10 7 (28.00%) Private Cloud
10 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (28.00%) CESG
11 6 (24.00%) SCCM
11 6 (24.00%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
12 5 (20.00%) Samsung
12 5 (20.00%) XenMobile
12 5 (20.00%) iPad
12 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (20.00%) Degree
13 4 (16.00%) Computer Science

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Mobility Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Developer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (8.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) CESG
1 7 (28.00%) Private Cloud
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (20.00%) iPad
4 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (12.00%) iPhone
6 2 (8.00%) User Experience
7 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (64.00%) Apple iOS
4 14 (56.00%) Android
5 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Phone
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (8.00%) Linux
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) BDD
4 2 (8.00%) Content Management
4 2 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) OOD
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) Email Filtering
5 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Apple Swift
1 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (16.00%) ACSA
2 4 (16.00%) CCENT
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCITP
2 4 (16.00%) MCSA
2 4 (16.00%) MCSE
2 4 (16.00%) MCTS
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) AirWatch
2 6 (24.00%) SCCM
3 5 (20.00%) XenMobile
4 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 11 (44.00%) Citrix
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) Samsung
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 4 (16.00%) Symantec
7 2 (8.00%) Dell
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Mitel
7 2 (8.00%) Sophos
7 2 (8.00%) Xerox
8 1 (4.00%) Adobe
8 1 (4.00%) BMC
8 1 (4.00%) Canon
8 1 (4.00%) CommVault
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) Remedy