The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 28 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 13 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.88% 1.15% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.84% 3.16% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £403 £263 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% +75.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £17.75 £12.45
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +42.57%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
69 158 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.60% 36.32% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 114 27
Median daily rate £400 £338 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +68.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £143 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £456 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 4
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -16.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £10.75 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.00 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) HTTP
1 13 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 13 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 13 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 13 (100.00%) REST
1 13 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 13 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 13 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 12 (92.31%) Relational Database
2 12 (92.31%) Microservices
2 12 (92.31%) Spring Boot
2 12 (92.31%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (92.31%) Kafka
2 12 (92.31%) RESTful
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Web Design
2 12 (92.31%) JSON
3 11 (84.62%) Spring
3 11 (84.62%) iXBRL
4 10 (76.92%) Cucumber
4 10 (76.92%) Go
4 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
4 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 13 (100.00%) Neo4j
2 12 (92.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 13 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 13 (100.00%) REST
2 12 (92.31%) JSON
2 12 (92.31%) Kafka
2 12 (92.31%) RESTful
2 12 (92.31%) Spring Boot
3 11 (84.62%) iXBRL
3 11 (84.62%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 12 (92.31%) Microservices
2 12 (92.31%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Web Design
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland