The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 42 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.82% 0.20% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.19% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £174 £310
% change year-on-year
+115.82% -43.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Mac OS
Cambridgeshire

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
94 169 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.82% 33.33% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 122 80
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £190 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £415 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS 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.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) SCCM
3 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
4 9 (69.23%) Windows 8
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) MS Office
5 7 (53.85%) SLA
5 7 (53.85%) Apple
5 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
6 6 (46.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
6 6 (46.15%) Software Deployment
7 5 (38.46%) Information Security
8 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (23.08%) Office 365
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 3 (23.08%) CCNA
8 3 (23.08%) Citrix
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL

Mac OS
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Desktop Support
2 6 (46.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 8
4 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Deployment
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) VBScript
2 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (23.08%) MCSA
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
2 6 (46.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Apple
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Cognos
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Intel