Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 75 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing Apple 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.02% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Northamptonshire median daily rate £306 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £263 £388 £215
% change year-on-year -32.26% +80.23% -47.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £11.00
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £15.00

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 Northamptonshire.

All Vendors
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 281 406 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 40.84% 43.66% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 289 172
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -0.87% +0.88%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £216
90th Percentile £538 £575 £569
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £11.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -33.84% +18.40%
10th Percentile £10.08 £10.42 £10.50
90th Percentile £11.44 £29.88 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Northamptonshire

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Northamptonshire

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple in Northamptonshire

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Northamptonshire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Northampton +8 4 £350 -
Apple
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
3 2 (28.57%) Xcode
3 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
3 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 2 (28.57%) Simulink
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Spotfire
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Spotfire
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Xcode
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Objective-C Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
1 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
1 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau