Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 73 52
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21 +2
Contract jobs citing Apple 2 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.35% 1.21% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 2.39% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £232 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.71% -15.55% +197.30%
10th Percentile £325 £136 £218
90th Percentile £375 £349 £338
South Wales median daily rate £350 £232 £275
% change year-on-year +50.71% -15.55% +197.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £19.00 £11.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.22% -17.86% +12.00%
10th Percentile £17.00 £10.75 £13.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £13.92 £14.50
South Wales median hourly rate £12.42 £11.64 £14.00
% change year-on-year +6.70% -16.86% +12.00%

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 264 419 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 46.07% 50.79% 47.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 324 206
Cardiff median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £285 £175
90th Percentile £625 £562 £531
South Wales median daily rate £425 £410 £364
% change year-on-year +3.66% +12.71% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 11
Cardiff median hourly rate £32.50 £11.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +182.61% -37.84% +25.42%
10th Percentile £16.20 £10.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £70.75 £18.50 £39.75
South Wales median hourly rate £19.84 £11.79 £20.00
% change year-on-year +68.35% -41.08% +42.86%

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 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 15 October 2019, 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 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Final Cut Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Post-Production
1 1 (50.00%) Avid
1 1 (50.00%) Public Sector

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Final Cut Pro
General
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Post-Production
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Avid