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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 116 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.051% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.86% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £263 £246
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.87 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-9.87% -0.92%
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
823 700 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.88% 39.50% 44.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 450 266
Average daily rate £350 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 39
Average hourly rate £16.72 £12.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.33% -21.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.60 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £20.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 May 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
Bradford -17 1 - -
Apple
Yorkshire

Apple
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe