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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac Engineer
UK
Rank 559 602 576
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 27 20 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.039% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.041% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 27
Median daily rate £180 £133 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.84% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £118 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £180 £229
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £190 £200
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 16 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 26 £190 +43.39%
London +26 18 £165 +32.00%
South East +18 5 £225 +18.42%
Oxford +7 3 £225 -
Oxfordshire 0 3 £225 -
Leeds - 2 £180 -
Yorkshire - 2 £180 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £180 -
Berkshire +18 1 - -
City of London +7 1 £120 -20.00%
East Midlands - 1 £220 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £220 -
Northampton - 1 £220 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -

Mac Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 56 (83.58%) Windows
2 36 (53.73%) Active Directory
3 34 (50.75%) Apple
4 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
5 23 (34.33%) Mac OS X
6 20 (29.85%) Mac OS
7 19 (28.36%) Windows 7
8 17 (25.37%) MS Office
9 16 (23.88%) ITIL
10 15 (22.39%) VMware
11 10 (14.93%) Jamf Pro
11 10 (14.93%) Apple iOS
11 10 (14.93%) VoIP
12 9 (13.43%) Citrix
12 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
12 9 (13.43%) Google
12 9 (13.43%) Office 365
13 8 (11.94%) Android
14 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
15 6 (8.96%) Linux
15 6 (8.96%) Avaya
15 6 (8.96%) SCCM
15 6 (8.96%) Windows 10
16 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
16 5 (7.46%) G Suite
16 5 (7.46%) Windows 8
16 5 (7.46%) Retail
16 5 (7.46%) DNS
17 4 (5.97%) Windows XP

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 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (25.37%) MS Office
2 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.49%) Avid Media Composer
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Office 365
2 5 (7.46%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) VoIP
2 5 (7.46%) DNS
3 4 (5.97%) DHCP
4 3 (4.48%) LDAP
4 3 (4.48%) Skype
4 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.99%) PBX
5 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.49%) Firewall
6 1 (1.49%) Internet
6 1 (1.49%) LAN
6 1 (1.49%) SAN
6 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.49%) VPN
6 1 (1.49%) WAN
6 1 (1.49%) Wireless
6 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.46%) Retail
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) JSON
1 3 (4.48%) REST
1 3 (4.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.99%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.49%) iPhone
3 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (83.58%) Windows
2 23 (34.33%) Mac OS X
3 20 (29.85%) Mac OS
4 19 (28.36%) Windows 7
5 10 (14.93%) Apple iOS
6 8 (11.94%) Android
7 6 (8.96%) Linux
7 6 (8.96%) Windows 10
8 5 (7.46%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
9 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.48%) CentOS
10 3 (4.48%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (2.99%) Unix
11 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) ITIL
2 4 (5.97%) Migration
3 3 (4.48%) Application Virtualisation
3 3 (4.48%) Disk Encryption
3 3 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (4.48%) Release Management
3 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (4.48%) Time Management
3 3 (4.48%) Unit Testing
3 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (2.99%) Line Management
4 2 (2.99%) Service Management
4 2 (2.99%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.49%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.49%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.49%) CRM
5 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.49%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.49%) Post-Production
5 1 (1.49%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.48%) Perl
2 3 (4.48%) Python
3 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.99%) ACMT
2 2 (2.99%) MCSA
2 2 (2.99%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.49%) CCA
3 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.49%) MCDST
3 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (53.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) VirtualBox
3 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (14.93%) Jamf Pro
2 6 (8.96%) SCCM
3 4 (5.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Apple
2 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) VMware
4 9 (13.43%) Citrix
4 9 (13.43%) Google
5 6 (8.96%) Avaya
6 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.97%) Symantec
7 3 (4.48%) Adobe
8 2 (2.99%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.49%) Avid
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco
9 1 (1.49%) Dell
9 1 (1.49%) HP
9 1 (1.49%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.49%) Quark
9 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL