Period
to 18 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 18 November 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 56 53
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.21% 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 1.11% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Cardiff median daily rate £232 £300 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.59% +106.90% -
10th Percentile £136 £235 £135
90th Percentile £349 £365 £163
South Wales median daily rate £232 £300 £145
% change year-on-year -22.59% +106.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £76.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.86% -81.64% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.50 £24.53
90th Percentile £13.92 £14.50 £131.78
South Wales median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £76.25
% change year-on-year -17.86% -81.64% +593.18%

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 Cardiff.

All Vendors
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 413 271 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 49.88% 44.07% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 190 152
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £350 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.26% +17.38%
10th Percentile £281 £175 £210
90th Percentile £600 £475 £550
South Wales median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +16.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £11.50 £18.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.84% +32.14% -11.73%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £32.02 £27.48 £29.15
South Wales median hourly rate £12.25 £19.25 £13.75
% change year-on-year -36.36% +40.00% -31.18%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Cardiff

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Cardiff

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple in Cardiff

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Apple.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) Migration
3 7 (70.00%) Time Management
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) MSTest
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSTest
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) LINQ
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Migration
1 7 (70.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Android Development
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin