Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 176 149
Rank change year-on-year +27 -27 +17
Contract jobs citing Apple 56 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.14% 0.49% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 1.13% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 11
East of England median daily rate £290 £163 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +78.46% -30.85% +35.06%
10th Percentile £116 £133 £170
90th Percentile £380 £391 £388
England median daily rate £208 £250 £375
% change year-on-year -17.00% -33.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 14
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.42% +8.28% -33.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.18 £10.83
90th Percentile £21.11 £17.50 £16.74
England median hourly rate £15.85 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year +13.21% -5.08% -1.67%

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 2,351 2,217 2,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.85% 43.77% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,374 1,235 1,280
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £190 £200 £206
90th Percentile £582 £588 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 130 185
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.72 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.30% +1.32% -19.51%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.49 £10.68
90th Percentile £43.75 £46.13 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

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 15 December 2018.

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 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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 +26 18 £204 +25.38% 6
Essex - 16 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire -4 12 £236 +26.00% 8
Bedfordshire +6 3 £135 -3.57%
Norfolk - 3 £114 - 1
Suffolk - 2 £363 -
East Anglia - 2 £162 - 2
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Apple.

1 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
3 33 (58.93%) Office 365
4 29 (51.79%) Active Directory
5 27 (48.21%) SCCM
6 24 (42.86%) Windows 10
7 21 (37.50%) Apple iOS
8 19 (33.93%) Mac OS
9 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 14 (25.00%) Software Deployment
11 13 (23.21%) OneDrive
12 11 (19.64%) ServiceNow
12 11 (19.64%) Smartphone
12 11 (19.64%) Blackberry
13 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
13 10 (17.86%) Asset Management
14 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (16.07%) iTunes
15 8 (14.29%) Clearswift
15 8 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (14.29%) VPN
15 8 (14.29%) Migration
15 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (14.29%) Proofpoint
15 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (12.50%) ITSM
16 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management

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 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (58.93%) Office 365
2 13 (23.21%) OneDrive
3 9 (16.07%) iTunes
4 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (3.57%) G Suite
5 2 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) VPN
2 3 (5.36%) DHCP
2 3 (5.36%) LAN
2 3 (5.36%) VoIP
2 3 (5.36%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
3 2 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.71%) Marketing
2 5 (8.93%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.79%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) IT Support
4 7 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Deployment Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Desktop Support
6 5 (8.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Mac Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Blackberry
1 11 (19.64%) Smartphone
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) iPad
4 2 (3.57%) CMDB
4 2 (3.57%) iPhone
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
5 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 21 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 19 (33.93%) Mac OS
5 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 6 (10.71%) Android
8 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
9 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
9 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 10 (17.86%) Asset Management
3 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (14.29%) Migration
5 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.50%) ITSM
5 7 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (8.93%) Time Management
7 4 (7.14%) ITIL
7 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.14%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.36%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (3.57%) Network Management
9 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.57%) Software Distribution
10 1 (1.79%) Creative Marketing
10 1 (1.79%) High Availability
10 1 (1.79%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.79%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 5 (8.93%) DBS Check
3 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) ACSP
4 2 (3.57%) CCA
5 1 (1.79%) MOS
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (51.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Firmware
3 2 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (48.21%) SCCM
2 14 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (7.14%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) ServiceNow
3 8 (14.29%) Clearswift
3 8 (14.29%) Proofpoint
4 5 (8.93%) Google
4 5 (8.93%) VMware
5 4 (7.14%) HP
6 3 (5.36%) Citrix
7 2 (3.57%) Adobe
7 2 (3.57%) Altiris
7 2 (3.57%) Dell
7 2 (3.57%) Sophos
7 2 (3.57%) Symantec
7 2 (3.57%) Toshiba