The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - - 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category - - 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.46%
Apple
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
148 173 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 53.05% 54.75% 39.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 117 79
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £13.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +155.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £13.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £24.22
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 Southampton

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Apple
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Apple.

1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 1 (33.33%) Core Data
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (33.33%) Core Data
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift