Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Mac Engineer was £183 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 795 766 835
Rank change year-on-year -29 +69 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 69 89 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.073% 0.098% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.10% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 63 28
England median daily rate £183 £178 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.82% -11.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £121 £113 £114
90th Percentile £384 £330 £343
UK median daily rate £181 £178 £200
% change year-on-year +2.11% -11.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 3
England median hourly rate £18.00 £25.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +96.15% -18.75%
10th Percentile £15.68 £14.91 £11.20
90th Percentile £30.00 £165.00 £21.60
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £25.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% +96.15% -18.75%

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 89,182 86,148 94,110
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.90% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,237 56,759 62,212
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,863 2,568 2,848
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% -1.58% +5.67%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.43
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.02
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% +5.56%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 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
London -4 51 £198 +3.95% 6
South East -8 9 £165 -37.14% 1
South West 0 4 £123 -30.00%
East of England - 4 £183 - 1
North East -3 1 £180 -18.18%
North of England -20 1 £180 -18.18%
Mac Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 48 (69.57%) Windows
2 47 (68.12%) Apple
3 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 29 (42.03%) Mac OS X
4 29 (42.03%) Microsoft Office
5 27 (39.13%) Mac OS
6 24 (34.78%) SCCM
6 24 (34.78%) ITIL
7 22 (31.88%) Windows 10
8 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
9 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
10 18 (26.09%) Apple iOS
11 15 (21.74%) HP
11 15 (21.74%) LAN
11 15 (21.74%) WAN
11 15 (21.74%) ITSM
12 14 (20.29%) iPhone
12 14 (20.29%) Office 365
13 13 (18.84%) iPad
13 13 (18.84%) Smartphone
14 12 (17.39%) Change Management
14 12 (17.39%) Linux
14 12 (17.39%) Adobe
14 12 (17.39%) BitLocker
15 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (11.59%) Android
16 8 (11.59%) VMware
16 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
16 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.29%) Office 365
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (10.14%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.35%) G Suite
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.45%) GitHub
5 1 (1.45%) Slack
5 1 (1.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) LAN
1 15 (21.74%) WAN
2 4 (5.80%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (5.80%) Wireless
3 3 (4.35%) PABX
3 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.90%) DNS
4 2 (2.90%) Skype
4 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) DHCP
5 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.45%) VLAN
5 1 (1.45%) VoIP
5 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.90%) Finance
1 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.45%) Advertising
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) iPhone
2 13 (18.84%) iPad
2 13 (18.84%) Smartphone
3 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Apple TV
4 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) EPoS
5 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (69.57%) Windows
2 29 (42.03%) Mac OS X
3 27 (39.13%) Mac OS
4 22 (31.88%) Windows 10
5 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
6 18 (26.09%) Apple iOS
7 12 (17.39%) Linux
8 8 (11.59%) Android
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
10 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) ITIL
2 15 (21.74%) ITSM
3 12 (17.39%) Change Management
4 7 (10.14%) Data Security
5 6 (8.70%) Service Management
6 4 (5.80%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.35%) Project Management
8 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.90%) Release Management
8 2 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.45%) Break/Fix
9 1 (1.45%) Matrix Organization
9 1 (1.45%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.45%) SEO
9 1 (1.45%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.14%) AppleScript
3 2 (2.90%) SQL
4 1 (1.45%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.45%) Perl
4 1 (1.45%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) ACSP
3 2 (2.90%) ACTC
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) MCITP
3 2 (2.90%) MCP
3 2 (2.90%) MCTS
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.45%) CCA
4 1 (1.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.39%) BitLocker
3 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (34.78%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (68.12%) Apple
2 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.74%) HP
4 12 (17.39%) Adobe
5 8 (11.59%) VMware
6 6 (8.70%) Google
7 3 (4.35%) Cisco
7 3 (4.35%) Citrix
7 3 (4.35%) Yealink
8 2 (2.90%) Ivanti
8 2 (2.90%) SAP
8 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.45%) Altiris
9 1 (1.45%) Centrify
9 1 (1.45%) Dell
9 1 (1.45%) MobileIron