The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £160 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £20.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-40.39% +62.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 77 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.40% 20.48% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 27
Median daily rate £350 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -12.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.45 £26.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) X-Windows
1 4 (66.67%) DameWare
1 4 (66.67%) LANDesk
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (66.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) X-Windows
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) LANDesk