The median contractor rate for a Mac Engineer was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac Engineer
England / London
Rank 386 426 373
Rank change year-on-year +40 -53  
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 20 10 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.045% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.048% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 36
Median daily rate £200 £125 £166
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -24.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £117 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £140 £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £25.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.14% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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 18251 21034 20113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.00% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12983 15075 13890
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 283 373
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 +6 3 £120 -4.00% 1
Mac Engineer
England

Mac Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
3 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 17 (36.96%) ITIL
4 17 (36.96%) Apple
5 16 (34.78%) Mac OS X
6 14 (30.43%) MS Office
7 13 (28.26%) Google
7 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
8 11 (23.91%) Mac OS
9 10 (21.74%) VMware
10 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
10 8 (17.39%) G Suite
11 7 (15.22%) Android
11 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
11 7 (15.22%) Citrix
11 7 (15.22%) Jamf Pro
12 6 (13.04%) Linux
12 6 (13.04%) Retail
13 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (10.87%) SCCM
13 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
13 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
13 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
14 4 (8.70%) Symantec
14 4 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (8.70%) Python
14 4 (8.70%) LDAP

Mac Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Office
2 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) G Suite
2 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) DHCP
1 4 (8.70%) DNS
1 4 (8.70%) LDAP
1 4 (8.70%) VoIP
1 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (6.52%) PBX
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Publishing
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) JSON
1 4 (8.70%) REST
1 4 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Mac OS X
3 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
4 11 (23.91%) Mac OS
5 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
6 7 (15.22%) Android
7 6 (13.04%) Linux
8 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (8.70%) CentOS
9 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X Server
9 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
9 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
12 1 (2.17%) Unix
12 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) ITIL
2 4 (8.70%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (8.70%) Disk Encryption
2 4 (8.70%) Release Management
2 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
2 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 3 (6.52%) Time Management
4 2 (4.35%) Change Management
4 2 (4.35%) Operations Management
4 2 (4.35%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.17%) CRM
5 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
5 1 (2.17%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.70%) Perl
2 4 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.17%) ACMT
2 1 (2.17%) CCA
2 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) MCDST
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) VirtualBox
3 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Jamf Pro
2 5 (10.87%) SCCM
3 4 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (8.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.96%) Apple
3 13 (28.26%) Google
4 10 (21.74%) VMware
5 7 (15.22%) Citrix
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.70%) Symantec
8 3 (6.52%) Adobe
8 3 (6.52%) Avaya
9 2 (4.35%) Cisco
9 2 (4.35%) MobileIron
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) HP
10 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
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