Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 73 79
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6 -6
Contract jobs citing Apple 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.46% 0.86% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 2.06% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate £161 £113 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.33% - -
South West median daily rate £165 £190 £275
% change year-on-year -13.16% -30.91% -3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £13.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £14.13 - £12.00

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 Gloucestershire.

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 267 388 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.58% 41.95% 43.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 215 258
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.24% +5.53%
10th Percentile £185 £165 £213
90th Percentile £488 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 19
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £26.50 £14.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.29% -65.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.00 £11.03
90th Percentile £58.75 £43.75 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +27.91% -15.69% +27.12%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Gloucestershire

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Gloucestershire

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Gloucestershire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cheltenham +14 1 - -
Cirencester - 1 £210 -
Apple
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware