Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apple over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Apple
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 55 79
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24 -14
Contract jobs citing Apple 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.28% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.69% 1.16% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Cambridge median daily rate £150 £188 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -55.88% +209.09%
10th Percentile £145 £141 £388
90th Percentile £155 £227 £463
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £156 £174 £100
% change year-on-year -10.20% +74.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 -
% change year-on-year +0.72% - -

Apple is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cambridge.

All Vendors
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 244 258 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.61% 41.61% 40.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 132 250
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -3.03% +13.01%
10th Percentile £200 £233 £225
90th Percentile £555 £561 £573
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £404
% change year-on-year -9.38% -0.93% +15.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 26
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -19.51% -18.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £15.77
90th Percentile £44.30 £43.75 £59.38
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.81% -1.43% -29.29%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Apple as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Cambridge

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apple in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Cambridge

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Apple.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
5 4 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 4 (44.44%) Mac OS
5 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
5 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (33.33%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) Information Security
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 2 (22.22%) Android
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (22.22%) Skype
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (11.11%) WebEx

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Skype
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WebEx
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) IT Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Customer Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Mac OS
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP