The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.45% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +6.27%
Apple
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
82 59 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.61% 39.07% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 34 21
Median daily rate £350 £375 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -12.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £14.40 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% +51.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £350 -
Apple
West Midlands

Apple
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Core Data

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C