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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 75 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Apple 15 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.05% 1.04% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% 2.12% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£216 £126 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £290 £330
% change year-on-year
-22.41% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -63.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £11.75
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +40.42%
Apple
South East

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
639 659 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 44.69% 49.00% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 314 302
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £174 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 47
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.17 £13.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £39.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
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 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -3 1 £200 -11.11%
Egham - 1 - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Guildford - - - - 1
Shepperton - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Apple
South East

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) ITIL
3 18 (54.55%) Degree
4 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) MS Office
6 8 (24.24%) Mac OS X
6 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
7 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
7 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
8 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
9 5 (15.15%) Android
10 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
10 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
11 3 (9.09%) LAN
11 3 (9.09%) MCSE
11 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.09%) SLA
11 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (9.09%) WAN
11 3 (9.09%) Symantec
11 3 (9.09%) Service Management
11 3 (9.09%) Process Management
11 3 (9.09%) ITSM
11 3 (9.09%) Lync
11 3 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (9.09%) Line Management
12 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
12 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (6.06%) VLAN

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (9.09%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) Wireless
2 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
2 2 (6.06%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 19 (57.58%) Mac Engineer
3 17 (51.52%) Technical Support
3 17 (51.52%) Technical Support Engineer
3 17 (51.52%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Support
5 3 (9.09%) Support Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) PC Support
5 3 (9.09%) PC Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) PC Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (6.06%) Network Technician
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Mac OS X
2 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
4 5 (15.15%) Android
5 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.03%) Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Line Management
2 3 (9.09%) Service Management
2 3 (9.09%) Process Management
2 3 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (3.03%) Migration
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.06%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.03%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Symantec
3 2 (6.06%) Mitel
4 1 (3.03%) Huawei
4 1 (3.03%) Eloqua
4 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) NEC
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia
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