The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 24 June 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 96 89
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.15% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.33% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £344 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +212.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £325 £319
% change year-on-year -23.07% +1.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £19.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year -27.84% +36.20%  

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 Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 408 604 412
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 34.23% 44.84% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 287 199
Median daily rate £400 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.47% +19.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £290 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Median hourly rate £34.20 £15.82 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.21% -60.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £12.15 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £48.50 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Edinburgh

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Apple.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (100.00%) UIKit
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) Core Data

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (100.00%) Core Data
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) UIKit
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
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