The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the City of London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 180 189 224
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +35
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 23 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.34% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.79% 1.65% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +30.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £273 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £460 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £255
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1285 1451 1563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.97% 20.40% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 938 984 980
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £559 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 83 90
Average hourly rate £18.46 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.56 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £54.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Mac OS X
London

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 30 (68.18%) Linux
2 26 (59.09%) HTML
3 24 (54.55%) UNIX
4 21 (47.73%) CSS
4 21 (47.73%) Web Design
4 21 (47.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 19 (43.18%) HTTP
7 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
8 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
8 17 (38.64%) Subversion
9 16 (36.36%) Windows
9 16 (36.36%) Configuration Management
10 14 (31.82%) Web Development
11 13 (29.55%) Java
12 12 (27.27%) Ruby
13 8 (18.18%) Python
14 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
14 7 (15.91%) Node.js
14 7 (15.91%) Mustache
14 7 (15.91%) Sass
15 6 (13.64%) Visualisation
15 6 (13.64%) PHP
15 6 (13.64%) Apple
16 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
16 5 (11.36%) XHTML
16 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
16 5 (11.36%) REST
16 5 (11.36%) Neo4j

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (15.91%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.27%) WordPress
3 1 (2.27%) Lync
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) HTTP
2 4 (9.09%) LDAP
2 4 (9.09%) LAN
2 4 (9.09%) DNS
2 4 (9.09%) Wireless
3 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.82%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.36%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Subversion
1 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Mocha
2 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.27%) Grunt
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Advertising
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support
3 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Environment Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Desktop Support
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 21 (47.73%) CSS
3 7 (15.91%) Mustache
3 7 (15.91%) Sass
4 5 (11.36%) JAX-RS
4 5 (11.36%) XHTML
4 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
4 5 (11.36%) REST
5 3 (6.82%) XML
5 3 (6.82%) Ajax
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (4.55%) X-Windows
7 1 (2.27%) Servlets
7 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.55%) iPad
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.55%) iPhone
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Equities
3 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.27%) Derivative
3 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Linux
2 24 (54.55%) UNIX
3 16 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
6 4 (9.09%) Android
7 3 (6.82%) AIX
7 3 (6.82%) Solaris
8 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Web Design
1 21 (47.73%) Responsive Web Design
2 16 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 14 (31.82%) Web Development
4 4 (9.09%) TDD
5 3 (6.82%) BDD
5 3 (6.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.55%) ITSM
6 2 (4.55%) Migration
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.27%) Time Management
7 1 (2.27%) Kanban
7 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.27%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Scrum
7 1 (2.27%) Release Management
7 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Data Security
7 1 (2.27%) Service Management
7 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 13 (29.55%) Java
3 12 (27.27%) Ruby
4 8 (18.18%) Python
5 6 (13.64%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.55%) MCSA
3 2 (4.55%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.27%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) ZENworks
3 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Apple
3 2 (4.55%) Symantec
3 2 (4.55%) Remedy
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Lotus
3 2 (4.55%) Bomgar
4 1 (2.27%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Novell
4 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
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