The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 215 213 222
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Apple 36 52 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.55% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 1.17% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 17
Median daily rate £225 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £167 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.73 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.25 £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.46%
Apple
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3837 4461 4689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.76% 47.44% 47.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2142 2443 2431
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £531 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 238 290
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.79% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.11 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
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 the South East

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Apple
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 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
Surrey +20 11 £145 -58.57% 6
West Sussex -5 10 £330 -8.01%
Berkshire +9 6 £313 +10.13% 5
Buckinghamshire - 3 £145 - 2
Oxfordshire -9 2 £150 -31.81% 4
East Sussex - 2 - -
Hampshire +16 1 £135 - 1
Kent +3 1 £350 - 1
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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 South East region with a requirement for Apple.

1 35 (56.45%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 27 (43.55%) Active Directory
4 21 (33.87%) Android
5 20 (32.26%) MS Office
6 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
7 17 (27.42%) Apple iOS
8 13 (20.97%) Blackberry
8 13 (20.97%) VMware
8 13 (20.97%) Office 365
9 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
9 11 (17.74%) VPN
9 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
10 10 (16.13%) Mac OS X
11 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
11 9 (14.52%) Degree
11 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (14.52%) Marketing
12 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (12.90%) SCCM
12 8 (12.90%) Skype for Business
12 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
12 8 (12.90%) Citrix
12 8 (12.90%) VoIP
13 7 (11.29%) Firewall
13 7 (11.29%) Scrum
13 7 (11.29%) Adobe
13 7 (11.29%) B2B
13 7 (11.29%) DHCP
13 7 (11.29%) LAN

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.90%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.06%) CMS
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.23%) WordPress
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.45%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.23%) InDesign
5 1 (1.61%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.61%) MS Project
5 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
1 11 (17.74%) VPN
2 8 (12.90%) VoIP
3 7 (11.29%) DHCP
3 7 (11.29%) Firewall
3 7 (11.29%) LAN
4 6 (9.68%) Skype
5 5 (8.06%) DNS
5 5 (8.06%) Intranet
5 5 (8.06%) WAN
5 5 (8.06%) Wireless
6 4 (6.45%) Internet
7 3 (4.84%) ADSL
7 3 (4.84%) NAS
7 3 (4.84%) Network Security
7 3 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (4.84%) SSL
8 2 (3.23%) HTTP
8 2 (3.23%) RIP
8 2 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (14.52%) Marketing
2 5 (8.06%) Retail
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) IT Support
4 8 (12.90%) Desktop Support
5 7 (11.29%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) IT Technician
7 5 (8.06%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (6.45%) iOS Developer
8 4 (6.45%) IT Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (6.45%) Mac Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Support Technician
9 3 (4.84%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Cocoa
1 4 (6.45%) Cocoa Touch
1 4 (6.45%) Core Data
1 4 (6.45%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) RESTful
2 3 (4.84%) Web Services
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
3 2 (3.23%) Ajax
3 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.23%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.23%) Core Animation
3 2 (3.23%) CSS3
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) HTML5
3 2 (3.23%) jQuery
3 2 (3.23%) JSON
3 2 (3.23%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.23%) SOAP
3 2 (3.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Blackberry
2 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.45%) Animation
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) iPad
4 3 (4.84%) iPhone
4 3 (4.84%) Social Media
4 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.23%) Blog
5 2 (3.23%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (3.23%) Digital TV
5 2 (3.23%) IPTV
5 2 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (3.23%) MPEG
5 2 (3.23%) Smart Home
5 2 (3.23%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.23%) User Experience
5 2 (3.23%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.61%) BYOD
6 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (56.45%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Android
3 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 17 (27.42%) Apple iOS
5 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
6 10 (16.13%) Mac OS X
7 7 (11.29%) Windows 10
7 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.06%) Mac OS
8 5 (8.06%) Unix
8 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.45%) Linux
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.84%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (11.29%) B2B
2 7 (11.29%) Scrum
3 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
3 5 (8.06%) Project Management
3 5 (8.06%) TDD
4 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.45%) Front End Development
4 4 (6.45%) Information Security
4 4 (6.45%) iOS Development
4 4 (6.45%) Mobile Development
4 4 (6.45%) Network Design
4 4 (6.45%) Project Governance
5 3 (4.84%) ERP
5 3 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.84%) Patch Management
5 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.84%) SEO
5 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) Objective-C
2 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.84%) Apple Swift
3 3 (4.84%) Java
3 3 (4.84%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) CISSP
3 3 (4.84%) SANS
3 3 (4.84%) SSCP
4 2 (3.23%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.23%) MCSA
4 2 (3.23%) MCSE
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) ACMT
5 1 (1.61%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 27 (43.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.23%) XenApp
4 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.23%) QRadar
3 2 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (3.23%) WSUS
4 1 (1.61%) Kibana
4 1 (1.61%) logstash
4 1 (1.61%) Nessus
4 1 (1.61%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.61%) Nmap
4 1 (1.61%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.97%) VMware
3 8 (12.90%) Citrix
4 7 (11.29%) Adobe
5 6 (9.68%) Google
6 4 (6.45%) SonicWALL
7 3 (4.84%) arcserve
7 3 (4.84%) Dell
7 3 (4.84%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.84%) Sage
7 3 (4.84%) Veeam
8 2 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.23%) HEAT Software
8 2 (3.23%) HP
8 2 (3.23%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.23%) Samsung
8 2 (3.23%) Splunk
8 2 (3.23%) Symantec
8 2 (3.23%) Tektronix
8 2 (3.23%) Virgin Media
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