Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 25 38
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.15% 2.37% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 4.49% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Slough median daily rate £310 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.64% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £280 £213 £344
% change year-on-year +31.76% -38.18% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £17.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £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 Slough.

All Vendors
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 164 156 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 47.26% 52.88% 58.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 98 105
Slough median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +4.87%
10th Percentile £125 £263 £225
90th Percentile £529 £552 £474
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -23.53% +30.77%
10th Percentile £16.13 £13.00 £14.90
90th Percentile £20.50 £13.00 £20.05
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year +28.81% +13.46% -39.68%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Slough

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Slough

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

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (50.00%) Polycom
3 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing Support
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Canon
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware