Period
to 18 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Mac Engineer was £166 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Mac Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 761 766 809
Rank change year-on-year +5 +43 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 85 64 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.093% 0.073% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.077% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 45 25
England median daily rate £166 £180 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.06% +12.50% -14.67%
10th Percentile £116 £112 £115
90th Percentile £250 £299 £257
UK median daily rate £166 £180 £160
% change year-on-year -8.06% +12.50% -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 4
England median hourly rate £25.50 £12.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.16% -23.44% -3.03%
10th Percentile £16.50 £10.98 £13.60
90th Percentile £165.00 £12.93 £21.65
UK median hourly rate £25.50 £12.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year +108.16% -23.44% -3.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 86,860 83,617 94,320
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.74% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,250 54,901 61,259
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,577 2,931 3,500
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% - +12.12%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.55 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%

Mac Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Mac Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Mac Engineer in England

Mac Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac Engineer in England

Mac Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac Engineer in England over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac Engineer in England

Mac Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac Engineer in England

Mac Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac Engineer in England over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mac Engineer in England

Mac Engineer
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 Mac Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
London -12 72 £165 -10.20% 5
South East -19 10 £170 -8.11% 2
North of England +28 3 £220 +22.22%
North West +15 2 £220 -
Yorkshire -5 1 - -
North East - 1 £220 -
Mac Engineer
UK

Mac Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, Mac Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Mac Engineer in the job title.

1 66 (77.65%) Windows
2 45 (52.94%) Apple
3 30 (35.29%) Mac OS
4 27 (31.76%) Active Directory
5 20 (23.53%) Office 365
6 19 (22.35%) Android
6 19 (22.35%) Mac OS X
7 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 17 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (18.82%) Telecoms
8 16 (18.82%) Smartphone
9 15 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
9 15 (17.65%) Service Management
9 15 (17.65%) SLA
9 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
10 13 (15.29%) ITIL
11 12 (14.12%) ITSM
11 12 (14.12%) Windows 10
11 12 (14.12%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (12.94%) Windows 7
12 11 (12.94%) Google
13 10 (11.76%) G Suite
14 9 (10.59%) Jamf Pro
14 9 (10.59%) SCCM
15 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
15 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
15 8 (9.41%) Cisco
16 7 (8.24%) Windows Server
17 6 (7.06%) HP

Mac Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.53%) CINEMA 4D
2 3 (3.53%) Vectorworks
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.53%) Office 365
2 10 (11.76%) G Suite
3 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (7.06%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (3.53%) VPN
5 2 (2.35%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.35%) LAN
5 2 (2.35%) VoIP
5 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 2 (2.35%) WebEx
5 2 (2.35%) Wireless
6 1 (1.18%) Firewall
6 1 (1.18%) Intranet
6 1 (1.18%) Skype
6 1 (1.18%) SSL
6 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) MySQL
General
1 16 (18.82%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) HTML
1 1 (1.18%) XML
1 1 (1.18%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Smartphone
2 15 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (7.06%) iPhone
4 5 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.35%) iPad
7 1 (1.18%) BYOD
7 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (77.65%) Windows
2 30 (35.29%) Mac OS
3 19 (22.35%) Android
3 19 (22.35%) Mac OS X
4 17 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 12 (14.12%) Windows 10
6 11 (12.94%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.24%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.53%) Linux
9 2 (2.35%) Unix
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 15 (17.65%) Service Management
3 13 (15.29%) ITIL
4 12 (14.12%) ITSM
5 2 (2.35%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (2.35%) Migration
6 1 (1.18%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.18%) Consumerization
6 1 (1.18%) CRM
6 1 (1.18%) Data Security
6 1 (1.18%) Information Security
6 1 (1.18%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.18%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (1.18%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (1.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 4 (4.71%) AppleScript
2 4 (4.71%) Python
3 2 (2.35%) C
4 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
1 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) ACMT
3 2 (2.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) MCP
4 1 (1.18%) MCSA
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (31.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Jamf Pro
1 9 (10.59%) SCCM
2 2 (2.35%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 45 (52.94%) Apple
2 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.94%) Google
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco
5 6 (7.06%) HP
6 5 (5.88%) Dell
6 5 (5.88%) Meraki
7 4 (4.71%) Adobe
8 2 (2.35%) Citrix
9 1 (1.18%) Aruba
9 1 (1.18%) Avaya
9 1 (1.18%) Bomgar
9 1 (1.18%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.18%) IBM
9 1 (1.18%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.18%) Remedy
9 1 (1.18%) VMware