The table below looks at the statistics for ACTC in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACTC over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC)
Rank 636 645 602
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -43
Contract jobs citing ACTC 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.060% 0.009% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £145 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11621 10908 10315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.48% 19.15% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7257 6503 5836
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 542 453
Median hourly rate £29.00 £23.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.10% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.90 £51.24 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

ACTC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ACTC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ACTC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ACTC
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ACTC within the UK.

ACTC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ACTC
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ACTC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ACTC
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACTC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +7 7 £145 -27.50% 1
England -9 7 £145 -27.50% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 - -

ACTC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ACTC 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 ACTC.

1 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Apple
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
1 7 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) ACHDS
1 7 (100.00%) ACDT
1 7 (100.00%) MCDST
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) MCSM
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) Lotus
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) IBM Notes
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle

ACTC
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
3 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 7 (100.00%) ACDT
1 7 (100.00%) ACHDS
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) MCDST
1 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSM
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Apple
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Lotus
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle