Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 9 16
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 8 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 6.25% 18.42% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 12.90% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 0
Salford median daily rate £425 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
Manchester median daily rate £375 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Salford median hourly rate - - £14.50
Manchester median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.45% - +41.46%

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 Salford.

All Vendors
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 62 42 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 48.44% 36.84% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 10
Salford median daily rate £425 £440 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +53.04% -9.80%
10th Percentile £171 £343 £198
90th Percentile £506 £595 £567
Manchester median daily rate £411 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.81% +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 4
Salford median hourly rate £15.30 £13.60 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.52% -6.24% -
10th Percentile £12.02 £12.89 £13.30
90th Percentile £17.43 £14.79 £17.70
Manchester median hourly rate £16.00 £13.60 £13.50
% change year-on-year +17.69% +0.70% -6.90%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Salford

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Salford

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in Salford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple in Salford

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Salford

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 Salford region with a requirement for Apple.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) McAfee
2 6 (75.00%) SSCP
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Intel
2 6 (75.00%) Nessus
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (75.00%) Nmap
2 6 (75.00%) Qualys
2 6 (75.00%) Splunk
2 6 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 6 (75.00%) Nexpose
2 6 (75.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (75.00%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (75.00%) QRadar
2 6 (75.00%) SANS
2 6 (75.00%) Case Management
2 6 (75.00%) Security Monitoring

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Customer Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Server Support
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Customer Support
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (37.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) Case Management
1 6 (75.00%) Data Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
1 6 (75.00%) Security Monitoring
1 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) SANS
1 6 (75.00%) SSCP
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Nessus
1 6 (75.00%) Nexpose
1 6 (75.00%) Nmap
1 6 (75.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) ArcSight
1 6 (75.00%) Intel
1 6 (75.00%) McAfee
1 6 (75.00%) Qualys
1 6 (75.00%) ServiceNow
1 6 (75.00%) Snow
1 6 (75.00%) Splunk
2 5 (62.50%) AlienVault
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) NetWitness