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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 33 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Apple 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.32% 1.79% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 4.08% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £355 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £379 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £319 £290
% change year-on-year
-9.80% +9.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.83% -
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
111 147 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 48.68% 43.88% 43.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 116 109
Median daily rate £375 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.42 £20.00 £21.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +4.60%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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%) 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%) 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