Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 87 111
Rank change year-on-year -17 +24 -13
Contract jobs citing Apple 13 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.74% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 0.32% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £575 £100 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +475.00% -80.95% +81.03%
10th Percentile £285 £100 £513
90th Percentile £600 £100 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £279 £100 £525
% change year-on-year +178.75% -80.95% +81.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.42 £12.00 £12.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.83% -0.95% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.42 £12.00 £12.12
% change year-on-year -4.83% -0.95% -46.16%

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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 824 618 887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 47.03% 48.36% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 346 394
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.97% +3.93%
10th Percentile £244 £213 £195
90th Percentile £525 £538 £511
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 37 34
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.93 £10.24 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.41% -32.89% +12.96%
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.80 £9.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £15.35 £22.63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £10.80 £15.93
% change year-on-year +62.04% -32.20% +27.44%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Milton Keynes

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Milton Keynes

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple in Milton Keynes

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Apple.

1 11 (84.62%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Open Source
4 6 (46.15%) Android
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
5 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
5 5 (38.46%) Apple Swift
5 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) iOS SDK
6 4 (30.77%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) SCOM
7 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile App

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (15.38%) Alfresco
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) Drupal
1 2 (15.38%) Liferay
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) git-flow
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) iOS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) iOS SDK
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Android
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Document Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
6 2 (15.38%) Product Management
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) MVVM
7 1 (7.69%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Apple Swift
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCSP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) OpenText
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) StorageTek
4 1 (7.69%) VMware