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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac Engineer
Rank 588 616 604
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 40 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.052% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.055% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 16
Median daily rate £180 £200 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £133 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £250 £188
% change year-on-year
-38.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £15.40 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £21.00 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%

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
47474 52672 53743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31013 33568 33961
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1672 2047 2214
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 27 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 2 December 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 +19 36 £178 -11.25% 5
London -1 23 £188 +17.18% 5
South East +32 7 £123 -35.52%
South West - 4 £155 -
Surrey - 4 £185 -
City of London -4 3 £180 -14.28% 1
Bath - 3 £155 -
Staines - 3 £185 -
Somerset - 3 £155 -
Cheshire +8 1 - -
North West +2 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £175 -
Berkshire - 1 £115 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £123 -
Crawley - 1 £123 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 £175 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £115 -
Lewisham - 1 £238 -
Slough - 1 £115 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -

Mac Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 54 (81.82%) Windows
2 34 (51.52%) Apple
3 31 (46.97%) Active Directory
4 28 (42.42%) Mac OS X
5 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
6 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
7 20 (30.30%) ITIL
8 18 (27.27%) Mac OS
9 13 (19.70%) Google
9 13 (19.70%) VMware
10 12 (18.18%) MS Office
10 12 (18.18%) Android
10 12 (18.18%) G Suite
10 12 (18.18%) Casper Suite
11 10 (15.15%) Office 365
11 10 (15.15%) Apple iOS
11 10 (15.15%) Citrix
12 9 (13.64%) Linux
12 9 (13.64%) Windows 8
13 8 (12.12%) VoIP
13 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (10.61%) SCCM
14 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
15 6 (9.09%) Windows 10
15 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
15 6 (9.09%) Symantec
15 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
16 5 (7.58%) Migration
16 5 (7.58%) Python
16 5 (7.58%) MCSE

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 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Office
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) G Suite
2 10 (15.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) VoIP
2 5 (7.58%) DNS
3 4 (6.06%) DHCP
3 4 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (4.55%) LDAP
4 3 (4.55%) Skype
5 1 (1.52%) Firewall
5 1 (1.52%) Internet
5 1 (1.52%) LAN
5 1 (1.52%) SAN
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
5 1 (1.52%) WAN
5 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.55%) Retail
1 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) JSON
1 3 (4.55%) REST
1 3 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.06%) iPhone
2 2 (3.03%) Cloud Native
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.52%) FMCG
3 1 (1.52%) iPad
3 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 54 (81.82%) Windows
2 28 (42.42%) Mac OS X
3 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
4 18 (27.27%) Mac OS
5 12 (18.18%) Android
6 10 (15.15%) Apple iOS
7 9 (13.64%) Linux
7 9 (13.64%) Windows 8
8 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
9 6 (9.09%) Windows 10
10 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
11 3 (4.55%) CentOS
11 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X Server
11 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
12 2 (3.03%) Unix
13 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) ITIL
2 5 (7.58%) Migration
3 4 (6.06%) Line Management
3 4 (6.06%) Service Management
4 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.55%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (4.55%) Disk Encryption
4 3 (4.55%) Patch Management
4 3 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (4.55%) Release Management
4 3 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.55%) Software Distribution
4 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.03%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (3.03%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (3.03%) Project Management
5 2 (3.03%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (3.03%) Use Case
5 2 (3.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 5 (7.58%) Python
3 3 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (3.03%) C
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) MCSE
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.06%) ACMT
3 3 (4.55%) CCA
4 2 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.03%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (3.03%) MCTS
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (46.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) VirtualBox
3 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.03%) BitLocker
4 2 (3.03%) Xen
4 2 (3.03%) XenApp
4 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) Casper Suite
2 7 (10.61%) SCCM
3 4 (6.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.55%) WSUS
5 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Apple
2 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.70%) Google
3 13 (19.70%) VMware
4 10 (15.15%) Citrix
5 6 (9.09%) Symantec
6 5 (7.58%) Avaya
7 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.55%) Adobe
8 3 (4.55%) Dell
8 3 (4.55%) HP
8 3 (4.55%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco
10 1 (1.52%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.52%) Quark
10 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
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