Period
to 22 July 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 July 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 155 148
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 +10
Contract jobs citing Apple 28 37 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.65% 0.78% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 1.70% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 14
East of England median daily rate £176 £139 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.80% -20.57% -31.71%
10th Percentile £101 £111 £145
90th Percentile £488 £383 £378
England median daily rate £250 £225 £325
% change year-on-year +11.11% -30.77% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 28
East of England median hourly rate £11.78 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% +20.69% -17.14%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £10.00
90th Percentile £12.39 £27.04 £18.10
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £14.50
% change year-on-year +0.95% +9.31% -7.72%

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 the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,952 2,172 2,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.36% 45.92% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,096 1,246 1,218
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.79% +0.44%
10th Percentile £213 £180 £200
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 186 131
East of England median hourly rate £16.35 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.89% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £10.58 £11.44 £10.39
90th Percentile £49.13 £39.38 £40.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Apple as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Apple in the East of England

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in the East of England

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple in the East of England

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in the East of England

Apple
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 13 £113 - 9
Essex -6 7 £425 +53.85%
Bedfordshire +13 4 - - 3
Hertfordshire -2 4 £190 +56.70% 11
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Apple.

1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows 10
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
4 9 (32.14%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (28.57%) Network Management
5 8 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (28.57%) IBM Notes
5 8 (28.57%) SLA
5 8 (28.57%) Lotus
5 8 (28.57%) iPhone
6 7 (25.00%) Smartphone
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (21.43%) Office 365
7 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (21.43%) iTunes
7 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) SCCM
8 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (14.29%) Android
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (28.57%) IBM Notes
2 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) iTunes
2 6 (21.43%) Office 365
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
2 3 (10.71%) Skype
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
General
1 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Deskside Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Deskside Support
3 8 (28.57%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 8 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Field Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Field Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) IT Support
6 3 (10.71%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (10.71%) IT Technician
6 3 (10.71%) Support Technician
7 2 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (32.14%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (28.57%) iPhone
3 7 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows 10
3 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (14.29%) Android
4 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Network Management
1 8 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Kaizen
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
7 1 (3.57%) Balanced Scorecard
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Lotus
3 2 (7.14%) Clearswift
3 2 (7.14%) Proofpoint
4 1 (3.57%) Ariba
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Snow