Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ACTC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC)
UK
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 889 845 889
Rank change year-on-year -44 +44 -30
Contract jobs citing ACTC 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.005% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
UK median daily rate £450 £148 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +205.08% -1.67% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ACTC is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19,344 18,474 22,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.06% 20.29% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,595 11,562 14,174
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £238 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 863 930 850
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.69% +47.73%
10th Percentile £12.46 £12.00 £12.02
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% -14.29% +55.56%

ACTC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ACTC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ACTC in the UK

ACTC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ACTC in the UK

ACTC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ACTC in the UK

ACTC
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACTC within the UK over the 6 months to 26 May 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
England -48 1 £450 +205.08%
London -51 1 £450 +205.08%

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ACTC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for ACTC.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) ACSA
1 1 (100.00%) ACSP
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS

ACTC
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ACSA
1 1 (100.00%) ACSP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple