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 Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Yorkshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 86 98 110
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Contract jobs citing Apple 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.066% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+230.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £250 £333
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -24.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.45%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
692 702 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.75% 46.28% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 351 458
Average daily rate £340 £301 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.14% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 46
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.96 £10.83 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Apple
Yorkshire

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Leeds -1 2 £475 +280.00% 2
Bradford - 2 - - 1
Cleckheaton - 2 - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Castleford - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Apple
Yorkshire

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (50.00%) Android
3 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Graphic Design
4 4 (33.33%) Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) Adobe
4 4 (33.33%) NHS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
5 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
5 2 (16.67%) Xcode
5 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) UIKit
5 2 (16.67%) Animation
5 2 (16.67%) Core Animation
5 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 1 (8.33%) Android Development
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Google
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Xcode
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Junior
2 4 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
2 2 (16.67%) Core Animation
2 2 (16.67%) UIKit
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (33.33%) NHS
2 4 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 2 (16.67%) Animation
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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