The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple
South West / Somerset
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing Apple 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.38% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £363 £225
% change year-on-year -15.86% +61.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

Apple is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 87 108 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 41.04% 40.75% 51.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 56 101
Median daily rate £381 £338 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.96% -19.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £473 £723
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 14
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.88 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% +102.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £21.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Apple as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Somerset

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Somerset

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Somerset

Apple
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Apple.

1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory