Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 58 54
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +17
Contract jobs citing Apple 17 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.30% 1.00% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 5.76% 2.89% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Cambridge median daily rate £204 £150 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.83% -25.93% -52.35%
10th Percentile £121 £145 £142
90th Percentile £304 £155 £342
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £204 £163 £191
% change year-on-year +25.38% -14.81% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.45% -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £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 295 242 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 39.97% 34.62% 42.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 139 133
Cambridge median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £298 £206 £253
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £438 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 14
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% -17.68%
10th Percentile £15.50 £11.25 £11.48
90th Percentile £38.75 £47.85 £41.35
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -12.86% +2.94%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in Cambridge over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apple also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Apple.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 16 (94.12%) Mac OS
2 16 (94.12%) Apple iOS
2 16 (94.12%) Office 365
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
4 14 (82.35%) Software Deployment
4 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (82.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 14 (82.35%) SCCM
5 13 (76.47%) OneDrive
6 11 (64.71%) Windows 10
6 11 (64.71%) ServiceNow
7 10 (58.82%) Asset Management
8 7 (41.18%) A+ Certification
8 7 (41.18%) ITSM
8 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (41.18%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (29.41%) Marketing
10 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
11 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
11 2 (11.76%) CCA
11 2 (11.76%) SLA
11 2 (11.76%) JIRA
11 2 (11.76%) Google
11 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
11 2 (11.76%) iPhone
11 2 (11.76%) Finance
11 2 (11.76%) Jamf Pro

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:

Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) Office 365
2 13 (76.47%) OneDrive
3 2 (11.76%) G Suite
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) IT Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) iPad
2 2 (11.76%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Apple iOS
2 16 (94.12%) Mac OS
3 11 (64.71%) Windows 10
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Software Deployment
2 10 (58.82%) Asset Management
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (41.18%) ITSM
3 7 (41.18%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) A+ Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ACSP
2 2 (11.76%) CCA
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) SCCM
1 14 (82.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (11.76%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.76%) Google