The table below looks at the statistics 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 101 114 101
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Apple 14 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.69% 0.098% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 0.23% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Median daily rate £390 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £263 £325
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
Apple
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
726 880 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.59% 43.05% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 539 456
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 35
Median hourly rate £12.10 £16.72 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.63% +45.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.48 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 14 £390 - 4
Apple
Yorkshire

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) iPhone
3 12 (54.55%) XML
3 12 (54.55%) HTTP
3 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 12 (54.55%) RESTful
3 12 (54.55%) Core Animation
3 12 (54.55%) iPad
3 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 12 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 12 (54.55%) Cryptography
3 12 (54.55%) Animation
3 12 (54.55%) JSON
3 12 (54.55%) Memory Management
3 12 (54.55%) Apple iOS
3 12 (54.55%) iOS Development
3 12 (54.55%) Data Structures
3 12 (54.55%) Algorithms
3 12 (54.55%) Code Optimisation
4 7 (31.82%) Skype for Business
4 7 (31.82%) Office 365
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) Open Source
6 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
6 5 (22.73%) Video Editing
6 5 (22.73%) MS Office
6 5 (22.73%) e-Learning

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) HTTP
2 4 (18.18%) FTP
2 4 (18.18%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) DAB
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
1 4 (18.18%) Publishing
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) iOS Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Product Manager
4 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Product Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Core Animation
1 12 (54.55%) JSON
1 12 (54.55%) RESTful
1 12 (54.55%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) CSS3
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
3 1 (4.55%) COM
3 1 (4.55%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) iPhone
2 12 (54.55%) Algorithms
2 12 (54.55%) Animation
2 12 (54.55%) Cryptography
2 12 (54.55%) Data Structures
2 12 (54.55%) iPad
3 5 (22.73%) e-Learning
3 5 (22.73%) Video Editing
4 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Social Media
5 3 (13.64%) Learning Management System
5 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Automated Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Code Optimisation
2 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (54.55%) iOS Development
2 12 (54.55%) Memory Management
2 12 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) Open Source
4 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
1 2 (9.09%) COBOL
1 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Adobe
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Twitter
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (4.55%) BT
4 1 (4.55%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.55%) Huawei
4 1 (4.55%) Nokia