Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ACTC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 13 December 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing ACTC 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.019% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.098% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £160 - -
England median daily rate £188 £150 £135
% change year-on-year +25.42% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,019 855 1,271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.61% 17.41% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 469 710
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +5.80%
10th Percentile £216 £195 £234
90th Percentile £544 £525 £545
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 51 39
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.77 £30.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.75% +24.49% -22.07%
10th Percentile £12.62 £11.25 £12.40
90th Percentile £50.05 £50.00 £46.70
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +5.24%

ACTC
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACTC within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Birmingham - 1 £160 -
ACTC
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ACTC.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) ACHDS
1 1 (100.00%) ACDT
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

ACTC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ACDT
1 1 (100.00%) ACHDS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle