The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 52 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.73% - 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 3.32% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £233 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.50% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £13.94 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +39.35%
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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
301 157 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 51.99% 42.78% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 93 134
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 26
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.90 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £26.00 £36.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Apple
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Crawley - 5 £331 -
East Grinstead - 1 - -
Horsham - - - - 1
Apple
South East

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
1 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 5 (45.45%) Android
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Cocoa
3 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
3 4 (36.36%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
4 3 (27.27%) User Experience
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Core Animation
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Animation
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (18.18%) ION Trading
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
6 1 (9.09%) SCCM
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) iOS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) UI Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Interface Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Cocoa
1 4 (36.36%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (27.27%) Core Animation
3 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Animation
3 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 5 (45.45%) Android
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
1 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) ION Trading
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee