The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 3 months to 29 March 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 54 64
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Contract jobs citing Apple 7 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 1.11% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 2.48% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £488 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £350 £225
% change year-on-year -12.50% +55.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

Apple is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 227 282 365
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 42.04% 44.62% 54.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 171 179
Median daily rate £400 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £246 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 37
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.33% +212.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.33 £9.60 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £60.00 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Apple as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Cambridgeshire

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Cambridgeshire

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Cambridgeshire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +8 6 - - 2
Peterborough - 1 £488 -
Apple
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) MS Office
3 7 (58.33%) VPN
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) Smartphone
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Office Automation
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (41.67%) Remedy
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (25.00%) SLA
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) LDAP
8 2 (16.67%) Office 365
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
9 1 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
9 1 (8.33%) Material Design
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
9 1 (8.33%) XenApp

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Office Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
3 1 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
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