The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £218 £270
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £12.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+54.00% -15.25%
Mac OS
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
227 224 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.75% 22.51% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 126 112
Median daily rate £425 £388 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +43.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £220 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 24
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Mac OS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Mac OS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Apple
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) SLA

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Apple
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft