The table below looks at the statistics for the Mac Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac Engineer
Rank 599 559 562
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 20 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.083% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.088% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 7
Average daily rate £140 £190 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £135 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £235 £287
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £194 -
% change year-on-year
-1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.34% -1.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%

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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Mac Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
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 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -23 19 £140 -26.31% 5
London -22 13 £133 -30.26% 4
South East -4 6 £190 -5.00% 1
Reading - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 - - 1
City of London +35 2 £150 -6.25%
Harrow - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Street - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £190 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Mac Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) Apple
3 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 18 (34.62%) Mac OS X
5 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
6 15 (28.85%) Apple iOS
7 13 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 11 (21.15%) ITIL
9 10 (19.23%) Android
10 9 (17.31%) Migration
11 8 (15.38%) MS Office
11 8 (15.38%) Mac OS
12 7 (13.46%) Adobe
12 7 (13.46%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
13 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (11.54%) VPN
13 6 (11.54%) iPhone
14 5 (9.62%) Office 365
14 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
14 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
14 5 (9.62%) Linux
14 5 (9.62%) MCSE
14 5 (9.62%) Internet
14 5 (9.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 4 (7.69%) Casper Suite
15 4 (7.69%) Desktop Publishing
15 4 (7.69%) Symantec
15 4 (7.69%) Retail

Mac Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Office
2 5 (9.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.85%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (11.54%) VPN
3 5 (9.62%) Internet
4 3 (5.77%) DNS
5 2 (3.85%) DHCP
5 2 (3.85%) LAN
5 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.92%) HTTP
6 1 (1.92%) LDAP
6 1 (1.92%) Network Security
6 1 (1.92%) SSL
6 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Publishing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) iPhone
2 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.77%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) BYOD
3 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Mac OS X
3 15 (28.85%) Apple iOS
3 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
4 13 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 10 (19.23%) Android
6 8 (15.38%) Mac OS
7 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
8 5 (9.62%) Linux
8 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
9 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X Server
9 4 (7.69%) Windows Vista
10 3 (5.77%) Unix
10 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Migration
3 4 (7.69%) Desktop Publishing
4 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
4 3 (5.77%) ITSM
4 3 (5.77%) Service Management
5 2 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.92%) Change Management
6 1 (1.92%) Database Optimisation
6 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.92%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.92%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.92%) Python
1 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) MCSE
3 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) ACMT
5 2 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) ACSP
6 1 (1.92%) CCA
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.92%) MCDST
6 1 (1.92%) MCITP
6 1 (1.92%) MCSA
6 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Casper Suite
1 4 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Apple
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) Adobe
4 4 (7.69%) Google
4 4 (7.69%) Symantec
5 3 (5.77%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) Remedy
7 1 (1.92%) Altiris
7 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.92%) CommVault
7 1 (1.92%) Dell
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Meraki
7 1 (1.92%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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