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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS
Rank 38 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.05% 0.54% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.41% 1.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £160 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £256 £350 £235
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +48.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.38 - £15.50
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
148 119 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.85% 32.25% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 73 43
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -38.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £13.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £43.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) SLA
3 7 (70.00%) Apple
3 7 (70.00%) SCCM
3 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (60.00%) Software Deployment
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) MS Office
5 5 (50.00%) Information Security
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) C
7 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) Intel

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:

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (60.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Vista
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Deployment
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Apple
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Intel