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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 56 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% - 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% - 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £174 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
-43.95% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -30.55%
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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
159 144 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.74% 30.57% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 87 30
Average daily rate £325 £350 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £138 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 22
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.10 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £27.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) STL
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos