The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 30 April 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 109 122
Rank change year-on-year +17 +13  
Contract jobs citing Apple 6 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.68% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 1.92% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Median daily rate £366 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.08% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £369 £263
% change year-on-year -11.86% +40.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +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 West Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 483 731 865
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.26% 35.62% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 494 528
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 30
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.10 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.07% -27.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £21.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Apple
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple in West Yorkshire

Apple
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple in West Yorkshire

Apple
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Leeds +8 4 £395 +1.28% 4
Huddersfield - 2 £338 - 1
Halifax - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Apple
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) RESTful
2 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
2 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Mac Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Deskside Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (8.33%) Core Animation
3 1 (8.33%) Core Data
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Laravel
3 1 (8.33%) React
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) EMC VNXe
2 2 (16.67%) iPhone
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Animation
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Dell
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec
2 2 (16.67%) Veeam
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (8.33%) Xerox
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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