The median contractor rate for a Mac Engineer was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies 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
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 546 624 599
Rank change year-on-year +78 -25  
Contract jobs requiring a Mac Engineer 41 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.053% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.056% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 25
Median daily rate £200 £235 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.89% +23.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £147 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £407 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £168 £150 £400
% change year-on-year +11.66% -62.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £15.80 - £15.75
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
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

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac Engineer in the UK

Mac Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac Engineer in the UK

Mac Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac Engineer over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac Engineer in the UK

Mac Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac Engineer in the UK

Mac Engineer
Top 20 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England +61 41 £200 -14.89% 10
London +18 30 £200 -17.52% 6
South East +41 4 £250 +72.41%
Surrey +6 4 £250 +72.41%
West Midlands +24 3 £150 - 2
Yorkshire +24 3 - - 1
Woking - 3 £331 -
Warwickshire +9 2 £150 - 2
City of London +4 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Liverpool - 1 £168 -
Merseyside - 1 £168 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Sheffield - 1 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £250 -
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £200 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
North West - 1 £168 -

Mac Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

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 featuring Mac Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (75.71%) Windows
2 34 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 30 (42.86%) Apple
4 26 (37.14%) Microsoft
5 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
6 17 (24.29%) Mac OS X
7 16 (22.86%) Google
7 16 (22.86%) Mac OS
7 16 (22.86%) Windows 7
8 14 (20.00%) ITIL
9 13 (18.57%) G Suite
10 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
11 11 (15.71%) Android
12 10 (14.29%) Windows 10
13 9 (12.86%) SCCM
13 9 (12.86%) Cisco
14 8 (11.43%) Migration
14 8 (11.43%) VMware
15 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
15 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (10.00%) Office 365
16 6 (8.57%) Jamf Pro
16 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
16 6 (8.57%) VPN
16 6 (8.57%) Adobe
17 5 (7.14%) DNS
17 5 (7.14%) DHCP
17 5 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
17 5 (7.14%) Project Management

Mac Engineer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.86%) 3ds Max
4 2 (2.86%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.86%) CINEMA 4D
4 2 (2.86%) SketchUp
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) G Suite
2 7 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (2.86%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) VPN
2 5 (7.14%) DHCP
2 5 (7.14%) DNS
2 5 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.29%) PBX
4 3 (4.29%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.86%) LDAP
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.43%) Firewall
6 1 (1.43%) Internet
6 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.43%) LAN
6 1 (1.43%) VoIP
6 1 (1.43%) WAN
6 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.29%) Banking
1 3 (4.29%) Retail
2 2 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Cocoa
1 2 (2.86%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (2.86%) JSON
1 2 (2.86%) REST
1 2 (2.86%) UIKit
1 2 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.29%) BYOD
3 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.86%) iPhone
4 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (75.71%) Windows
2 17 (24.29%) Mac OS X
3 16 (22.86%) Mac OS
3 16 (22.86%) Windows 7
4 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
5 11 (15.71%) Android
6 10 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
9 4 (5.71%) Linux
9 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.86%) CentOS
10 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (11.43%) Migration
3 5 (7.14%) Project Management
4 3 (4.29%) Coaching
4 3 (4.29%) ITSM
4 3 (4.29%) Service Management
4 3 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.86%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (2.86%) Change Management
5 2 (2.86%) Disk Encryption
5 2 (2.86%) Operations Management
5 2 (2.86%) Release Management
5 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.86%) Software Deployment
5 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
5 2 (2.86%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.43%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.43%) Data Security
6 1 (1.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) Apple Swift
1 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
1 2 (2.86%) C
1 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
1 2 (2.86%) Perl
1 2 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (1.43%) AppleScript
2 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.29%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.43%) ACMT
3 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.43%) MCDST
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) SCCM
2 6 (8.57%) Jamf Pro
3 3 (4.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Apple
2 26 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.86%) Google
4 9 (12.86%) Cisco
5 8 (11.43%) VMware
6 6 (8.57%) Adobe
7 3 (4.29%) Citrix
7 3 (4.29%) Meraki
7 3 (4.29%) Symantec
8 2 (2.86%) HP
8 2 (2.86%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.43%) Altiris
9 1 (1.43%) BT
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