Period
to 17 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Mac Engineer was £188 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 773 736 815
Rank change year-on-year -37 +79 -68
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 67 70 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.074% 0.084% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.088% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 18
England median daily rate £188 £200 £148
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +35.59% -18.06%
10th Percentile £119 £123 £115
90th Percentile £411 £378 £343
UK median daily rate £184 £200 £148
% change year-on-year -8.13% +35.59% -18.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
England median hourly rate £19.00 £15.80 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.25% +12.86% -9.68%
10th Percentile £17.00 £15.40 £13.10
90th Percentile £21.00 £24.24 £16.50
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £15.80 £14.00
% change year-on-year +20.25% +12.86% -9.68%

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 86,079 79,573 93,343
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.97% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,831 51,854 61,353
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +2.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,775 2,619 2,837
England median hourly rate £18.60 £18.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.80% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.11 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.91
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.06% -5.20% +14.29%

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 17 June 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
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 17 June 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 -38 63 £189 -5.63% 3
South East -20 2 - - 1
North of England -31 1 £180 +7.46% 2
South West - 1 - -
North East - 1 £180 -
Mac Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 46 (68.66%) Windows
2 36 (53.73%) Apple
3 34 (50.75%) Mac OS X
4 28 (41.79%) Mac OS
5 25 (37.31%) Active Directory
6 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (20.90%) ITSM
7 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.90%) SCCM
8 13 (19.40%) Smartphone
8 13 (19.40%) Windows 7
8 13 (19.40%) Apple iOS
8 13 (19.40%) ITIL
8 13 (19.40%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (17.91%) Windows 10
10 11 (16.42%) Android
10 11 (16.42%) Adobe
10 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (13.43%) HP
11 9 (13.43%) LAN
11 9 (13.43%) WAN
11 9 (13.43%) AppleScript
11 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
11 9 (13.43%) Google
11 9 (13.43%) iPad
11 9 (13.43%) G Suite
12 8 (11.94%) Office 365
12 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.94%) iPhone
12 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared

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 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.97%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) G Suite
2 8 (11.94%) Office 365
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.49%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) Slack
4 1 (1.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) Remote Desktop
2 9 (13.43%) LAN
2 9 (13.43%) WAN
3 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.99%) VPN
6 1 (1.49%) SSL
6 1 (1.49%) VLAN
6 1 (1.49%) WebEx
6 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Web Services
2 3 (4.48%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) XML
3 2 (2.99%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Smartphone
2 9 (13.43%) iPad
3 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.94%) iPhone
4 5 (7.46%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.49%) BYOD
7 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 46 (68.66%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) Mac OS X
3 28 (41.79%) Mac OS
4 13 (19.40%) Apple iOS
4 13 (19.40%) Windows 7
5 12 (17.91%) Windows 10
6 11 (16.42%) Android
7 8 (11.94%) Linux
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.99%) Unix
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) ITSM
2 13 (19.40%) ITIL
3 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (11.94%) Service Management
5 7 (10.45%) Change Management
6 6 (8.96%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.46%) Data Security
8 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.48%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.48%) SEO
10 2 (2.99%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.99%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 2 (2.99%) Migration
10 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.49%) Break/Fix
11 1 (1.49%) Consumerization
11 1 (1.49%) Decision-Making
11 1 (1.49%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) AppleScript
2 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.96%) Python
3 4 (5.97%) Apple Swift
3 4 (5.97%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.99%) C
4 2 (2.99%) Ruby
5 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) ACMT
5 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (37.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) BitLocker
3 5 (7.46%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.49%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) Apple
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.42%) Adobe
4 9 (13.43%) Google
4 9 (13.43%) HP
5 5 (7.46%) VMware
6 4 (5.97%) Citrix
6 4 (5.97%) Vectorworks
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco
8 2 (2.99%) Dell
9 1 (1.49%) Bomgar
9 1 (1.49%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.49%) IBM
9 1 (1.49%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.49%) Okta
9 1 (1.49%) Remedy