The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Mac Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac Engineer
Rank 634 589 604
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 13 51 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.091% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.096% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 45 15
Median daily rate £148 £170 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £147 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £240 £212
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £400 £200
% change year-on-year
-62.50% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +53.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £15.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Mac Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Mac Engineer in the job title.

Mac Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mac Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mac Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mac Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Mac Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mac Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Mac Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mac Engineer
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
England -58 13 £148 -13.23% 4
London -64 4 £145 -14.70% 2
East of England - 3 - -
South East -6 2 £145 -63.75% 1
South West - 2 £238 -
Somerset - 2 £238 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
City of London +24 1 £300 +79.10% 1
Oxford +11 1 - -
Oxfordshire +10 1 - -
North West -5 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £150 - 1
North East - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £145 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Street - 1 - -
Taunton - 1 £238 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

Mac Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Mac Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Mac Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 19 (55.88%) Apple
4 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
6 8 (23.53%) Mac OS X
6 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
7 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
7 7 (20.59%) Windows 8
7 7 (20.59%) Mac OS
8 6 (17.65%) MS Office
8 6 (17.65%) ITIL
8 6 (17.65%) Migration
8 6 (17.65%) Android
9 4 (11.76%) Office 365
9 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
9 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (11.76%) Retail
9 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (8.82%) Adobe
10 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
10 3 (8.82%) MCSE
10 3 (8.82%) DHCP
10 3 (8.82%) VPN
10 3 (8.82%) DNS
10 3 (8.82%) VMware
10 3 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (8.82%) SCCM
10 3 (8.82%) Data Migration

Mac Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (8.82%) DHCP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) Skype
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (2.94%) iPad
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
3 8 (23.53%) Mac OS X
3 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 7 (20.59%) Mac OS
4 7 (20.59%) Windows 8
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
5 6 (17.65%) Android
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.94%) Linux
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
1 6 (17.65%) Migration
2 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
3 2 (5.88%) Desktop Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (2.94%) Change Control
4 1 (2.94%) Change Management
4 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) ACMT
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ACSP
4 1 (2.94%) CCA
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) MCDST
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Casper Suite
2 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Apple
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Adobe
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) CommVault
4 1 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Remedy