Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Mac Engineer was £138 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 574 587
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 63 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.100% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 23
London median daily rate £138 £200 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £113 £125 £128
90th Percentile £238 £395 £325
England median daily rate £155 £188 £180
% change year-on-year -17.33% +4.17% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
London median hourly rate £160.00 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +841.18% -24.44% +32.35%
10th Percentile £22.55 £11.80 £16.65
90th Percentile £165.00 £22.60 £23.60
England median hourly rate £25.50 £13.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +96.15% -17.46% +1.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44677 42926 44295
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.98% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32353 30510 31225
London median daily rate £498 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 549 563 683
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.60% +1.21% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.77
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Mac Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac Engineer in London

Mac Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac Engineer in London

Mac Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac Engineer in London

Mac Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac Engineer in London

Mac Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mac Engineer in London

Mac Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
West London +1 8 £138 -31.25% 1
Central London -1 6 £115 -43.21% 1
South London -33 2 - -
Mac Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Mac Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Mac Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (77.78%) Windows
2 39 (61.90%) Apple
3 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 23 (36.51%) Android
5 20 (31.75%) Mac OS
6 16 (25.40%) Mac OS X
7 15 (23.81%) ITIL
7 15 (23.81%) Office 365
8 12 (19.05%) Service Management
9 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
10 10 (15.87%) Blackberry
10 10 (15.87%) ITSM
10 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
10 10 (15.87%) Windows 7
10 10 (15.87%) Jamf Pro
10 10 (15.87%) Windows 10
11 9 (14.29%) SCCM
11 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (14.29%) Cisco
12 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
12 8 (12.70%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (12.70%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (12.70%) Meraki
13 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
13 7 (11.11%) Retail
13 7 (11.11%) SLA
13 7 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (9.52%) Smartphone
14 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
15 5 (7.94%) Google

Mac Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Office 365
2 5 (7.94%) G Suite
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.17%) Wireless
4 1 (1.59%) DHCP
4 1 (1.59%) DNS
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) SSH
4 1 (1.59%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.59%) FileMaker
General
1 7 (11.11%) Retail
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Blackberry
2 8 (12.70%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (9.52%) Smartphone
4 4 (6.35%) iPhone
5 2 (3.17%) Fintech
6 1 (1.59%) iPad
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (77.78%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) Android
3 20 (31.75%) Mac OS
4 16 (25.40%) Mac OS X
5 10 (15.87%) Windows 10
5 10 (15.87%) Windows 7
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
6 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.76%) Linux
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) ITIL
2 12 (19.05%) Service Management
3 10 (15.87%) ITSM
4 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.17%) Change Management
5 2 (3.17%) Migration
6 1 (1.59%) Break/Fix
6 1 (1.59%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (1.59%) Information Security
6 1 (1.59%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.59%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) CTC Cleared
1 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.59%) MCP
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Jamf Pro
2 9 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Apple
2 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.29%) Cisco
4 8 (12.70%) Meraki
5 5 (7.94%) Google
6 4 (6.35%) Dell
6 4 (6.35%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) Adobe
8 1 (1.59%) Aruba
8 1 (1.59%) Avaya