The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 88 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.074% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.78% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate
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- £140 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +55.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
643 772 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 47.31% 53.09% 50.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 408 295
Average daily rate £375 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 36
Average hourly rate £15.75 £25.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +24.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £14.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.03 £45.00 £50.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) Degree
5 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 7 (31.82%) MS Office
6 6 (27.27%) Mac OS X
6 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 5 (22.73%) Android
7 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
8 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
9 3 (13.64%) DHCP
9 3 (13.64%) DNS
9 3 (13.64%) SLA
9 3 (13.64%) Internet
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
9 3 (13.64%) Service Management
9 3 (13.64%) Process Management
9 3 (13.64%) ITSM
9 3 (13.64%) Line Management
10 2 (9.09%) BitLocker
10 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
10 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
10 2 (9.09%) Lync
10 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
10 2 (9.09%) Wireless
10 2 (9.09%) Mitel

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) Lync
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
2 2 (9.09%) VLAN
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Mac Engineer
3 9 (40.91%) Technical Support Engineer
3 9 (40.91%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (40.91%) Technical Support
4 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support
5 4 (18.18%) Systems Support
6 3 (13.64%) Support Technician
6 3 (13.64%) Desktop Team Leader
6 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
7 2 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Team Leader
7 2 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (9.09%) Network Technician
7 2 (9.09%) IT Support
7 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Graduate
8 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Mac OS X
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
3 5 (22.73%) Android
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Service Management
2 3 (13.64%) Process Management
2 3 (13.64%) ITSM
2 3 (13.64%) Line Management
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) BitLocker
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.55%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Mitel
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Eloqua
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
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