The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 June 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 92 90
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2  
Contract jobs citing Apple 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.81% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 0.44% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £198 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.21% -30.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £156 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £240 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £325 £313
% change year-on-year -23.07% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +60.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £19.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year -29.11% +36.20%  

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 Surrey.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 635 680 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 51.54% 52.92% 47.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 446 353
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 30
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £16.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.56% +36.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in Surrey

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in Surrey over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple in Surrey

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in Surrey

Apple
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 3 £325 - 2
Woking - 3 £500 -
Epsom - 1 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £250 -
Apple
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Apple.

1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) SCCM
4 3 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 3 (16.67%) Trac
5 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
5 2 (11.11%) Snow
5 2 (11.11%) Android
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
6 1 (5.56%) Xcode
6 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (5.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Trac
3 1 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Mac Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Objective-C Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) PC Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) PC Support
3 3 (16.67%) PC Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Android
4 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
2 1 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
2 3 (16.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ACMT
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Snow
4 1 (5.56%) Lotus