Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 June 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 > North East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 105 143
Rank change year-on-year +27 +38 -53
Contract jobs citing Apple 28 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.17% 0.23% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 4.54% 0.47% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 5
North East median daily rate £260 £500 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.00% +61.29% -
10th Percentile £193 £450 £178
90th Percentile £313 £550 £329
England median daily rate £225 £325 £356
% change year-on-year -30.77% -8.77% +27.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
North East median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.33% +158.62%
England median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year +3.45% -10.77% +3.04%

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 North East.

All Vendors
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 617 632 1,320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.83% 48.84% 53.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 406 862
North East median daily rate £350 £360 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +14.29% -3.08%
10th Percentile £253 £250 £222
90th Percentile £524 £537 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 81
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £28.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.71% - +115.38%
10th Percentile £11.10 £9.94 £11.75
90th Percentile £33.40 £42.30 £36.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% -4.17% +2.86%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Apple as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Apple in the North East

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in the North East

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in the North East over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple in the North East

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in the North East

Apple
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Tyne and Wear +9 24 £260 -48.00% 2
Durham -3 1 £129 -
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Apple.

1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Android
3 23 (82.14%) Apple iOS
3 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
4 20 (71.43%) Citrix
4 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (71.43%) Windows Phone
4 20 (71.43%) AirWatch
4 20 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 19 (67.86%) XenMobile
5 19 (67.86%) SAP Afaria
5 19 (67.86%) Windows Phone 8
5 19 (67.86%) PKI
5 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
5 19 (67.86%) SAP
5 19 (67.86%) DHCP
5 19 (67.86%) DNS
6 18 (64.29%) Content Management
6 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
7 16 (57.14%) SQL
7 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 16 (57.14%) McAfee
8 15 (53.57%) ITIL
8 15 (53.57%) Incident Management
9 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
10 13 (46.43%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (39.29%) BPSS Clearance

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) G Suite
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) DHCP
1 19 (67.86%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Mobility Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Mobility Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Signage
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Android
3 23 (82.14%) Apple iOS
4 20 (71.43%) Windows Phone
4 20 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (67.86%) Windows Phone 8
5 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
7 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Content Management
2 15 (53.57%) Incident Management
2 15 (53.57%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) ITSM
5 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) A/B Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) Android Development
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 13 (46.43%) Citrix Certification
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (39.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (71.43%) AirWatch
2 19 (67.86%) SAP Afaria
2 19 (67.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (71.43%) Citrix
3 19 (67.86%) SAP
4 16 (57.14%) McAfee
5 4 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Samsung
6 1 (3.57%) TSYS
6 1 (3.57%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Wyse