The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.84% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£213 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
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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 Cheltenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.73% 34.67% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 5
Average daily rate £300 £318 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.73% -15.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £170 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £363 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Mac OS X
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mac Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam