Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ACDT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple Certified Desktop Technician (ACDT)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 856 822 853
Rank change year-on-year -34 +31 -
Contract jobs citing ACDT 1 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.006% 0.088% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 10
England median daily rate £160 £150 £153
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.64% -
10th Percentile £150 £134 £137
90th Percentile £170 £193 £173
UK median daily rate £148 £150 £153
% change year-on-year -1.67% -1.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

ACDT is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17,262 17,084 20,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.53% 19.08% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,196 10,386 13,062
England median daily rate £450 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.49% +4.69%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £409
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.91% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 872 805 712
England median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.73% +7.84% +13.33%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £51.70 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -15.52% +5.45% +22.22%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ACDT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ACDT in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ACDT in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ACDT in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACDT in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ACDT in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACDT within the England region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands - 1 £160 -
West Midlands - 1 £160 -
ACDT
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ACDT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for ACDT.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) ACTC
1 1 (100.00%) ACHDS
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

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Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ACHDS
1 1 (100.00%) ACTC
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle