The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 West Sussex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 40 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.35% - 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£250 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £256 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -19.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
184 193 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 49.73% 48.61% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 119 104
Average daily rate £300 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £545 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.97 £12.44 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £26.98 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Apple
South East

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
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 1 August 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
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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
Littlehampton - 3 - -
Crawley - 1 £250 -
Apple
South East

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (60.00%) MCDST
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware