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 3 months to 28 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
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 107 124
Rank change year-on-year +8 +17  
Contract jobs citing Apple 24 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.13% 0.65% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 1.37% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £175 £355 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.70% +29.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £363 £225
% change year-on-year -15.51% +61.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.25 £13.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.84% +26.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £16.00 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £17.50 £15.68
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 the East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 965 1170 1342
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.45% 47.29% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 655 734
Median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 92 120
Median hourly rate £17.77 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +3.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.80 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.10 £40.00
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 the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 28 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
Hertfordshire +9 10 £175 -5.40% 3
Cambridgeshire +6 7 £488 - 2
Essex -2 4 £175 - 2
Bedfordshire +1 3 - -
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Apple.

1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
3 19 (44.19%) Windows 7
4 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
5 15 (34.88%) MS Office
6 13 (30.23%) ITIL
6 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
6 13 (30.23%) SCCM
7 12 (27.91%) DNS
7 12 (27.91%) DBS Check
8 11 (25.58%) DHCP
9 10 (23.26%) VMware
10 9 (20.93%) VPN
11 8 (18.60%) Android
12 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (13.95%) Windows 10
13 6 (13.95%) Office Automation
13 6 (13.95%) VoIP
13 6 (13.95%) SLA
13 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (13.95%) Smartphone
13 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
13 6 (13.95%) Degree
14 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
14 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (11.63%) Office 365
14 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
14 5 (11.63%) Linux
14 5 (11.63%) Firewall
14 5 (11.63%) Wireless

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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Office
2 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
3 4 (9.30%) InfoPath
3 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) DNS
2 11 (25.58%) DHCP
3 9 (20.93%) VPN
4 6 (13.95%) VoIP
5 5 (11.63%) Firewall
5 5 (11.63%) Wireless
6 3 (6.98%) WebEx
7 2 (4.65%) LDAP
7 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.33%) Internet
8 1 (2.33%) Intranet
8 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.33%) LAN
8 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Xcode
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.65%) Automotive
1 2 (4.65%) Multimedia
1 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Support Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) IT Support
4 7 (16.28%) IT Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Service Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (9.30%) Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Support Specialist
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Android Developer
8 3 (6.98%) IT Technician
8 3 (6.98%) Objective-C Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Support
9 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Android SDK
2 2 (4.65%) iOS SDK
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
2 2 (4.65%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Smartphone
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) HTC Vive
3 4 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.98%) iPad
4 3 (6.98%) iPhone
4 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.33%) CCTV
6 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Windows 7
3 8 (18.60%) Android
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.95%) Windows 10
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.63%) Linux
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (6.98%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.65%) NetWare
9 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
2 6 (13.95%) Office Automation
3 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.98%) Android Development
4 3 (6.98%) ITSM
4 3 (6.98%) Network Management
4 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.65%) CAD
5 2 (4.65%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
5 2 (4.65%) IT Strategy
5 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
5 2 (4.65%) Wireframes
6 1 (2.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Java
1 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
2 2 (4.65%) C
2 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) DBS Check
2 6 (13.95%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.65%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.65%) XenApp
3 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) Remedy
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) BMC
5 3 (6.98%) MobileIron
6 2 (4.65%) Autodesk
6 2 (4.65%) Dell
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) Adobe
7 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
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