Period
to 14 November 2018

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 6 months to 14 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 122 119
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +16
Contract jobs citing Apple 36 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.10% 0.82% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 1.64% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 7
Surrey median daily rate £363 £213 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.59% +14.86% -45.19%
10th Percentile £158 £134 £145
90th Percentile £538 £288 £235
South East median daily rate £250 £216 £200
% change year-on-year +15.61% +8.13% -42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Surrey median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% +20.68%
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £15.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year -15.45% +2.50% +10.31%

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,382 1,401 1,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 42.37% 49.98% 49.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 935 725
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £182
90th Percentile £600 £571 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 52
Surrey median hourly rate £22.50 £15.55 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.69% -43.20% +54.23%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.90 £12.63
90th Percentile £49.00 £39.80 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -16.67%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +13 7 £400 -
Redhill - 5 £275 -
Staines -8 2 £363 +64.77%
Reigate -11 2 £248 - 3
Guildford -18 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 £275 -
Apple
South East

For the 6 months to 14 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Apple.

1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Android
3 13 (36.11%) Finance
4 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 11 (30.56%) Google
6 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 10 (27.78%) Apple iOS
6 10 (27.78%) Office 365
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (22.22%) ITIL
8 8 (22.22%) WAN
8 8 (22.22%) Avaya
8 8 (22.22%) SCCM
9 7 (19.44%) TDD
9 7 (19.44%) Subversion
9 7 (19.44%) GitHub
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
9 7 (19.44%) Citrix
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (19.44%) LAN
9 7 (19.44%) MCSA
9 7 (19.44%) SAP
9 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
9 7 (19.44%) Google Play
10 6 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
10 6 (16.67%) Xamarin
10 6 (16.67%) Trac
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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 2 (5.56%) WordPress
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Office 365
2 7 (19.44%) GitHub
2 7 (19.44%) Google Play
3 6 (16.67%) NuGet
4 2 (5.56%) Apple Pay
4 2 (5.56%) Google Pay
4 2 (5.56%) Samsung Pay
5 1 (2.78%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (2.78%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) WAN
2 7 (19.44%) LAN
3 6 (16.67%) Internet
3 6 (16.67%) Intranet
3 6 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
5 2 (5.56%) Skype
5 2 (5.56%) WLAN
6 1 (2.78%) SSH
6 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Subversion
2 6 (16.67%) Trac
2 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) GitLab
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) JMeter
4 1 (2.78%) Katalon Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Desktop Support
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Xamarin Developer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Support
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PMO Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) CSS3
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
2 2 (5.56%) React
3 1 (2.78%) Enzyme
3 1 (2.78%) Jest
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
2 6 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.56%) iPhone
4 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.78%) iPad
5 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Android
3 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 10 (27.78%) Apple iOS
4 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 3 (8.33%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) TDD
3 6 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
3 6 (16.67%) Data Management
3 6 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (8.33%) SDLC
4 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) B2C
5 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.56%) ERP
5 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C#
1 6 (16.67%) C++
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) PHP
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) MCSA
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (16.67%) MCSE
2 6 (16.67%) MOS
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) PMO
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) GAMP
3 1 (2.78%) GxP
3 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Google
2 8 (22.22%) Avaya
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) SAP
4 6 (16.67%) Polycom
4 6 (16.67%) Wyse
4 6 (16.67%) Xamarin
5 2 (5.56%) Klarna
5 2 (5.56%) PayPal
5 2 (5.56%) Samsung
5 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.56%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.78%) Mitel
6 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Wrike