The median contractor rate for a Mac Engineer was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 388 406 408
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 30 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.084% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.088% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 20
Median daily rate £200 £243 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.52% +27.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £180 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £413 £233
UK excluding London median daily rate £168 £150 £400
% change year-on-year +11.66% -62.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.80 - £22.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19415 20367 22175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13846 14783 15457
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 225 377
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -5.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Mac Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Mac Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 2 - -
Paddington - 1 £200 -
Mac Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
3 19 (36.54%) Apple
4 17 (32.69%) Mac OS X
5 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 14 (26.92%) Windows 7
7 13 (25.00%) Mac OS
7 13 (25.00%) Google
7 13 (25.00%) ITIL
7 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (19.23%) G Suite
9 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
10 8 (15.38%) VMware
10 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
11 7 (13.46%) Android
11 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (13.46%) Migration
11 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
12 6 (11.54%) Cisco
12 6 (11.54%) Adobe
12 6 (11.54%) SCCM
12 6 (11.54%) Office 365
12 6 (11.54%) Jamf Pro
13 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
13 5 (9.62%) DHCP
13 5 (9.62%) DNS
14 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
14 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared

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 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.85%) 3ds Max
3 2 (3.85%) AutoCAD
3 2 (3.85%) CINEMA 4D
3 2 (3.85%) SketchUp
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) G Suite
2 6 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) DHCP
1 5 (9.62%) DNS
2 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.77%) PBX
4 2 (3.85%) LDAP
4 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.92%) VoIP
5 1 (1.92%) VPN
5 1 (1.92%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (5.77%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Cocoa
1 2 (3.85%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (3.85%) JSON
1 2 (3.85%) REST
1 2 (3.85%) UIKit
1 2 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) iPhone
2 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Mac OS X
3 14 (26.92%) Windows 7
4 13 (25.00%) Mac OS
5 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
6 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 7 (13.46%) Android
7 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
9 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (5.77%) Linux
11 2 (3.85%) CentOS
11 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (13.46%) Migration
3 4 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.85%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (3.85%) Change Management
4 2 (3.85%) Disk Encryption
4 2 (3.85%) ITSM
4 2 (3.85%) Operations Management
4 2 (3.85%) Release Management
4 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.85%) Service Management
4 2 (3.85%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (1.92%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.92%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) Apple Swift
1 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
1 2 (3.85%) C
1 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
1 2 (3.85%) Perl
1 2 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (1.92%) AppleScript
2 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.92%) MCDST
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Jamf Pro
1 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Apple
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.00%) Google
4 8 (15.38%) VMware
5 6 (11.54%) Adobe
5 6 (11.54%) Cisco
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 3 (5.77%) Meraki
7 2 (3.85%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.85%) Symantec
8 1 (1.92%) Altiris
8 1 (1.92%) BT
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