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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 59 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 11 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.40% 1.55% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.39% 5.08% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Average daily rate
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£179 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £210 £319
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -34.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Average hourly rate £12.20 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
204 177 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.05% 30.52% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 87 80
Average daily rate £190 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £190 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 52
Average hourly rate £30.50 £14.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.77% -57.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 29 December 2014. 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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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 -3 5 £170 -10.52% 2
Peterborough -8 2 - -
Mac OS X
East of England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) CentOS
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) SAS
6 1 (6.67%) MPEG
6 1 (6.67%) PBX
6 1 (6.67%) HTTP
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
6 1 (6.67%) Samba
6 1 (6.67%) AWK
6 1 (6.67%) qmail
6 1 (6.67%) nginx
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) JIRA
6 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) nginx
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) PBX
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Service Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Desktop Support
2 7 (46.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Server Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (6.67%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) MPEG
1 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) CentOS
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) AWK
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Samba
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Bacula
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft