Period
to 20 July 2017

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 6 months to 20 July 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
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 159 177
Rank change year-on-year +18 +18 -33
Contract jobs citing Apple 13 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.46% 0.47% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.33% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £331 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -19.70% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year -37.50% - -

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 1042 1427 1663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.68% 35.39% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 942 1013
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94% -1.43%
10th Percentile £275 £282 £213
90th Percentile £538 £563 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £340
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 43 60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £13.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -3.12% +21.17%
10th Percentile £9.36 £8.50 £8.92
90th Percentile £26.10 £20.00 £40.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.81 £13.25
% change year-on-year +1.38% +4.23% +6.64%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 20 July 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
Leeds +14 9 £360 -12.73%
Huddersfield - 4 £338 -
Halifax - 1 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
Apple
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 (38.46%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 4 (30.77%) React
3 3 (23.08%) Docker
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) RESTful
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
4 2 (15.38%) HTTP
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Moodle
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) iPad
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared

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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) Moodle
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
2 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) AWS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ICT Support
4 2 (15.38%) ICT Support Technician
4 2 (15.38%) ICT Technician
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
1 4 (30.77%) React
2 3 (23.08%) Node.js
2 3 (23.08%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
4 1 (7.69%) Laravel
4 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
3 1 (7.69%) OOD
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Xamarin
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Xerox