The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 63 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 11 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.34% 0.74% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.62% 2.48% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
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£205 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
+19.28% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -55.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -11.11%
Mac OS X
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
238 242 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.99% 29.73% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 114 64
Average daily rate £350 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £436 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 41 42
Average hourly rate £23.00 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 £27.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 7 £205 -41.42% 9
Peterborough -5 2 - -
Mac OS X
East of England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Mac OS X 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 X.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Apple
5 3 (18.75%) VoIP
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Skype
6 2 (12.50%) Lync
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) MOS
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (6.25%) CMDB
7 1 (6.25%) MCP
7 1 (6.25%) UNIX
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) MCSE
7 1 (6.25%) MCSA

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Mac OS X 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 X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) VoIP
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) WebEx
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Service Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Android
4 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MOS
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) Dell KACE
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Nokia
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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