The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Surrey region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 90 82 103
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Contract jobs citing Apple 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.47% 0.47% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.94% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £134 £205 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.75% -54.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.94 £10.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+39.35% -39.39%
Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
807 636 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.05% 49.57% 51.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 304 461
Average daily rate £350 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 46
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.30 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.84 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Apple
South East

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +2 1 £128 -1.92%
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Woking - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Apple
South East

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple.

1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (35.71%) Blackberry
3 10 (35.71%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) Intranet
4 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
4 9 (32.14%) iPad
5 8 (28.57%) CSS3
5 8 (28.57%) HTML5
5 8 (28.57%) Graphic Design
5 8 (28.57%) QuarkXPress
5 8 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (28.57%) Quicktime
5 8 (28.57%) Flash
5 8 (28.57%) Photoshop
5 8 (28.57%) MS Office
5 8 (28.57%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 7 (25.00%) Citrix
6 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (25.00%) VPN
6 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (21.43%) Office 365
7 6 (21.43%) Dutch Language
7 6 (21.43%) Marketing
7 6 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
7 6 (21.43%) Terminal Services
7 6 (21.43%) Fireworks
7 6 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) QuarkXPress
1 8 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (28.57%) Quicktime
1 8 (28.57%) Photoshop
1 8 (28.57%) MS Office
2 6 (21.43%) Fireworks
3 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Intranet
2 7 (25.00%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Dutch Language
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing
2 6 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (14.29%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Designer
1 8 (28.57%) Graphic Designer
2 6 (21.43%) Photoshop Designer
3 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Web Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Marketing Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) CSS3
1 8 (28.57%) HTML5
1 8 (28.57%) Flash
1 8 (28.57%) CSS
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Blackberry
2 9 (32.14%) iPad
3 8 (28.57%) Graphic Design
4 4 (14.29%) iPhone
5 2 (7.14%) Web 2.0
6 1 (3.57%) Firmware
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Content Management
3 4 (14.29%) CRM
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) ITSM
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ACTC
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) GMP
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) Terminal Services
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) Symantec
3 3 (10.71%) McAfee
3 3 (10.71%) Altiris
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Nortel
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
5 1 (3.57%) Google
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