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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac Engineer
Rank 606 636 613
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 28 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.048% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.051% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 13
Median daily rate £225 £178 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £135 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £300 £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £135 £163
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £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
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 17 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 27 August 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 +16 27 £225 +26.76% 6
London +7 19 £235 +27.02% 4
South West - 4 - -
Somerset - 4 - -
Bath - 3 - -
North West +16 2 £188 +38.88% 1
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
Warwick - 2 - -
Merseyside +10 1 £160 +18.51%
South East +6 1 - -
Liverpool +6 1 £160 +18.51%
Cheshire - 1 £215 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Street - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -

Mac Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Apple
3 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
5 18 (43.90%) Mac OS X
6 16 (39.02%) ITIL
6 16 (39.02%) Apple iOS
7 15 (36.59%) Google Apps
7 15 (36.59%) Google
8 14 (34.15%) Android
9 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
10 9 (21.95%) SCCM
10 9 (21.95%) Casper Suite
11 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
11 8 (19.51%) Linux
11 8 (19.51%) Python
11 8 (19.51%) Symantec
11 8 (19.51%) Citrix
12 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
12 7 (17.07%) Mac OS
13 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (14.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (14.63%) Office 365
13 6 (14.63%) VMware
14 5 (12.20%) Application Virtualisation
14 5 (12.20%) Service Management
14 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
14 5 (12.20%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (12.20%) LDAP
14 5 (12.20%) Perl

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 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Google Apps
2 6 (14.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) LDAP
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.88%) Skype
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.88%) Back Office
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) JSON
1 5 (12.20%) REST
1 5 (12.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) iPhone
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.88%) iPad
4 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 18 (43.90%) Mac OS X
3 16 (39.02%) Apple iOS
4 14 (34.15%) Android
5 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
6 8 (19.51%) Linux
7 7 (17.07%) Mac OS
7 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
8 5 (12.20%) CentOS
8 5 (12.20%) Mac OS X Server
8 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
9 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
9 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
10 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
11 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
12 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (12.20%) Release Management
2 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (12.20%) Service Management
2 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
2 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.88%) Line Management
5 2 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.88%) Patch Management
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Software Distribution
5 2 (4.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (4.88%) Use Case
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
1 8 (19.51%) Python
2 5 (12.20%) Perl
3 2 (4.88%) C
3 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) AppleScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) MCSE
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) ACMT
2 2 (4.88%) CCA
2 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCTS
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) VirtualBox
3 5 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.88%) BitLocker
4 2 (4.88%) Xen
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
4 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Casper Suite
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 6 (14.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (12.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.88%) WSUS
5 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Apple
2 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
3 15 (36.59%) Google
4 8 (19.51%) Citrix
4 8 (19.51%) Symantec
5 6 (14.63%) VMware
6 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.88%) Adobe
7 2 (4.88%) Dell
7 2 (4.88%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow