Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 156 167
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 +34
Contract jobs citing Apple 34 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.38% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 8
East of England median daily rate £163 £235 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.85% -32.86% +125.81%
10th Percentile £140 £130 £96
90th Percentile £363 £388 £419
England median daily rate £250 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -33.33% +15.38% +14.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 15
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.57% -9.68%
10th Percentile £12.40 £10.90 £8.60
90th Percentile £17.50 £17.48 £23.25
England median hourly rate £14.00 £15.43 £15.77
% change year-on-year -9.24% -2.19% +5.13%

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 2262 2389 2755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.23% 49.03% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1326 1510
East of England median daily rate £408 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +8.84%
10th Percentile £200 £207 £203
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 184 285
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.55% -19.51% -2.38%
10th Percentile £10.47 £10.66 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.98 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -4 16 £174 -53.67% 3
Cambridgeshire -11 11 £163 -6.61%
Bedfordshire -8 5 £233 -33.57%
Essex -18 2 - -
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Apple.

1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows 7
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
5 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (35.29%) SCCM
7 10 (29.41%) VMware
8 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
9 7 (20.59%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (20.59%) Wireless
9 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) iPhone
10 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
10 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
10 6 (17.65%) DBS Check
11 5 (14.71%) WebEx
11 5 (14.71%) Office 365
11 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
12 4 (11.76%) Android
12 4 (11.76%) Mac OS
12 4 (11.76%) DNS
12 4 (11.76%) SLA
12 4 (11.76%) Internet
12 4 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (11.76%) Software Deployment
12 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (11.76%) Hardware Maintenance
13 3 (8.82%) Windows Server

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 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.94%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.94%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Wireless
2 5 (14.71%) WebEx
3 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) Internet
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 3 (8.82%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) LAN
5 2 (5.88%) Skype
6 1 (2.94%) Intranet
6 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
6 1 (2.94%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Desktop Support
2 10 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) IT Technician
3 9 (26.47%) Support Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) IT Support
5 5 (14.71%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (11.76%) Support Technician
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Database Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) CSS
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) Ajax
2 1 (2.94%) CSS3
2 1 (2.94%) Material Design
2 1 (2.94%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Worklight
2 1 (2.94%) WSDL
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (17.65%) iPhone
3 2 (5.88%) Biotechnology
3 2 (5.88%) iPad
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) CCTV
4 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows 7
3 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
4 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
5 6 (17.65%) Linux
5 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 4 (11.76%) Android
6 4 (11.76%) Mac OS
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (11.76%) Hardware Maintenance
1 4 (11.76%) Software Deployment
2 3 (8.82%) Information Security
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.88%) Migration
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile First
4 1 (2.94%) Network Management
4 1 (2.94%) SDLC
4 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.94%) Web Design
4 1 (2.94%) Web Filtering
4 1 (2.94%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) Java
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) DBS Check
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Dell
3 3 (8.82%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec