The table below looks at the statistics for the Mac Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mac Engineer
Rank 413 406 422
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 11 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.041% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.045% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
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£185 £175 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +12.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £213 -
% change year-on-year
-36.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £185.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.83% +1056.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 - £17.00
Mac Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21947 22424 23496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.67% 92.53% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15477 15302 16131
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 411 450
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Mac Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mac Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mac Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mac Engineer across the London region.

Mac Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Mac Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Mac Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mac Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mac Engineer across the London region.

Mac Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mac Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 4 £300 +76.47% 2
Mac Engineer
England

Mac Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Mac Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Mac Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (68.97%) Apple
2 19 (65.52%) Mac OS X
3 15 (51.72%) Windows
4 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
5 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
6 9 (31.03%) MS Office
6 9 (31.03%) Casper Suite
7 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) Adobe
9 6 (20.69%) Android
9 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
10 5 (17.24%) Mac OS
11 4 (13.79%) Handset
11 4 (13.79%) SCCM
11 4 (13.79%) ACTC
11 4 (13.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (10.34%) Office 365
12 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
12 3 (10.34%) Migration
12 3 (10.34%) MCSE
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
12 3 (10.34%) ITIL
12 3 (10.34%) MCP
13 2 (6.90%) SQL
13 2 (6.90%) MySQL
13 2 (6.90%) VPN
13 2 (6.90%) DNS
13 2 (6.90%) Windows XP

Mac Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Mac Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Mac Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Office
2 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.45%) Maya
4 1 (3.45%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) FileMaker
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Handset
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Animation
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Mac OS X
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
4 6 (20.69%) Android
5 5 (17.24%) Mac OS
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Migration
1 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ACTC
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Casper Suite
2 4 (13.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Apple
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Sophos
4 1 (3.45%) LANDesk