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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mac Engineer
Rank 553 545 528
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 30 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.018% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
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£200 £165 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.50

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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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
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 30 January 2015.

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 12 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 30 January 2015. 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 +4 30 £200 +21.21% 7
London +4 17 £198 +19.69% 5
Surrey - 12 £200 -
South East - 12 £200 -
City of London +12 3 £240 +45.45% 1
North West - 1 £350 - 1
Egham - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £350 - 1
Hillingdon - 1 - -
East of England - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -

Mac Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Apple
3 19 (46.34%) ITIL
4 17 (41.46%) Degree
5 15 (36.59%) Mac OS X
6 13 (31.71%) Windows 7
7 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
8 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.95%) MS Office
10 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
11 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
12 5 (12.20%) Mac OS
12 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
13 4 (9.76%) Casper Suite
13 4 (9.76%) UNIX
14 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
14 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
14 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (7.32%) Office 365
14 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
15 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (4.88%) Android
15 2 (4.88%) Migration
15 2 (4.88%) Citrix
16 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
16 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (2.44%) Lotus
16 1 (2.44%) Adobe
16 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
16 1 (2.44%) MCSE

Mac Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Office
2 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) FileMaker
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) iPad
1 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Mac OS X
3 13 (31.71%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.20%) Mac OS
4 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
5 4 (9.76%) UNIX
6 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) Android
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 2 (4.88%) Migration
3 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.44%) Service Management
3 1 (2.44%) ITSM
3 1 (2.44%) Workflow
3 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.44%) TDD
3 1 (2.44%) iOS Development
3 1 (2.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Java
1 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
1 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Casper Suite
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Apple
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Lotus
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.44%) Eloqua
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