The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 26 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.36% - 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 7.08% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £213 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.38 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.17% +5.13%
Apple
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
113 154 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 47.48% 51.68% 39.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 81 97
Median daily rate £365 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +100.00%
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 Somerset

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Bath - 8 £213 -
Apple
South West

Apple
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Apple.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) NETGEAR
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) Forcepoint
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) iPad
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Mac Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Forcepoint
1 2 (22.22%) NETGEAR
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft