Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 99 104
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 +3
Contract jobs citing Apple 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.26% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Reading median daily rate £213 £225 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -51.09% -
10th Percentile £206 £213 £415
90th Percentile £219 £238 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £213 £344 £413
% change year-on-year -38.18% -16.67% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £17.25 -

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 660 758 995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.22% 51.99% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 369 545
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £276 £188 £229
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 57 79
Reading median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £47.97 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year +13.46% -39.68% +23.14%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Reading

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Reading

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Apple.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft