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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.82% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £165 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £288 £208
% change year-on-year
+35.21% +38.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £16.33
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
63 74 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.12% 23.64% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 48
Average daily rate £291 £188 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.33% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 13
Average hourly rate £38.13 £46.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.11% +130.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £22.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.45 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mac OS 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.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mac OS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft