The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 57 69 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Contract jobs citing Apple 9 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.16% 0.14% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 0.32% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate
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£110 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 - £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £320 £263
% change year-on-year
-0.78% +21.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.44%
Apple
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
375 309 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 48.32% 42.86% 43.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 187 162
Average daily rate £393 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 20
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +14.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.42 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £24.13 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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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
Chippenham - 3 £275 - 2
Swindon - 1 £525 -
Apple
South West

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) Android
4 5 (35.71%) iPhone
4 5 (35.71%) iPad
5 3 (21.43%) MVVM
5 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
5 3 (21.43%) iOS SDK
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Xamarin
5 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
5 3 (21.43%) Android Development
5 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
5 3 (21.43%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (21.43%) CMS
1 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) Wireless
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) Ajax
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) iOS SDK
3 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
4 2 (14.29%) MvvmCross
4 2 (14.29%) Flash
4 2 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
5 1 (7.14%) XSL
5 1 (7.14%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iPhone
1 5 (35.71%) iPad
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) W3C
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Android
3 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Content Management
2 3 (21.43%) Web Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Kanban
2 3 (21.43%) Web Usability
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) MVVM
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Android Development
2 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
3 2 (14.29%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) SEO
4 1 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Xamarin
3 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
4 1 (7.14%) Ektron