The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £263 £350
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
586 479 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.53% 19.49% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 191 210
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £170 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 36 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +32.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £34.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Mac OS X
South East

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mac OS X across the Berkshire region.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the Berkshire region.

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 - -
Slough - - - - 1
Thatcham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Mac OS X
South East

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mac OS X.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) FrontRange
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) Royalblue
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) Unicenter
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mac OS X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) FrontRange
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Royalblue
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
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