Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 121 130
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9 -18
Contract jobs citing Apple 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.10% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.66% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £300 £475 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +77.57% -40.56%
Scotland median daily rate £242 £285 £145
% change year-on-year -15.00% +96.55% -67.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year -19.35% +56.96% +33.90%

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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 984 903 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.83% 41.88% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 476 490
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -2.52%
10th Percentile £242 £225 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £518
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +10.71% -1.41% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% -2.56% +25.27%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.88 £10.65
90th Percentile £43.39 £50.19 £34.57
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +42.86% +20.61% -8.66%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Apple as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Apple.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (66.67%) BitLocker
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) WebEx
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing

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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Audio Visual Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technology Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft