The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 130 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Apple 8 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.20% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.48% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Average daily rate £438 £100 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+337.50% -71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £100 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £100 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £225 £290
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.21%
Apple
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1153 1048 978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.53% 41.02% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 658 517
Average daily rate £395 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 48 46
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire -5 7 £450 - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 3
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (46.15%) iPhone
1 6 (46.15%) iPad
1 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
1 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
2 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
2 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
2 5 (38.46%) Code Optimisation
2 5 (38.46%) Memory Management
2 5 (38.46%) Core Animation
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
2 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Animation
2 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 5 (38.46%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) HTTP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
5 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) iOS Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Core Animation
1 5 (38.46%) JSON
1 5 (38.46%) RESTful
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
2 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) iPad
1 6 (46.15%) iPhone
2 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
2 5 (38.46%) Animation
2 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
2 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
3 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
4 1 (7.69%) Fintech
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Code Optimisation
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) Memory Management
2 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (7.69%) BT
2 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.69%) Huawei
2 1 (7.69%) Nokia
Sheffield
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago