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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 1.36% -
As % of the Vendors category - 2.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £290 £250
% change year-on-year
+9.91% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -10.60%
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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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
221 182 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 44.74% 49.59% 48.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 114 118
Average daily rate £375 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £155 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 22
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.88 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.49 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 8 (72.73%) iOS Development
3 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
4 6 (54.55%) Cocoa Touch
4 6 (54.55%) Apple Swift
4 6 (54.55%) Cocoa
4 6 (54.55%) Objective-C
5 5 (45.45%) Core Animation
5 5 (45.45%) Animation
5 5 (45.45%) Android
6 4 (36.36%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) ION Trading
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (18.18%) Android Development
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) MS Office
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
8 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 1 (9.09%) NHS
8 1 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) iOS Developer
2 3 (27.27%) UI Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Interface Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Cocoa
1 6 (54.55%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (45.45%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
2 5 (45.45%) Animation
3 4 (36.36%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 5 (45.45%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) iOS Development
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Android Development
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Objective-C
1 6 (54.55%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) ION Trading