Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for AppleScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AppleScript over the 6 months to 24 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.

Apple AppleScript
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 894 880 893
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 -22
Contract jobs citing AppleScript 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.001%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.014% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
UK median daily rate £363 £263 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.10% -43.24% -
10th Percentile £289 £193 £456
90th Percentile £426 £331 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

AppleScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 43166 42376 43905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.88% 40.36% 38.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 30165 29097 29684
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £308 £282 £269
90th Percentile £638 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 794 890 1051
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.43 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.28 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +18.95%

AppleScript
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AppleScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AppleScript in the UK

AppleScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AppleScript in the UK

AppleScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AppleScript in the UK

AppleScript
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppleScript within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
England -11 2 £363 +38.10%
London -13 2 £363 +38.10%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AppleScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for AppleScript.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (50.00%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

AppleScript
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) VMware