The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS
Rank - 183 205
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.14% 0.017%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.61% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate - £175 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £251 £213
% change year-on-year
+54.72% +18.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £16.33
Mac OS
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
650 1154 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.08% 22.75% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 891 829
Average daily rate £433 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% +2.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 52
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £18.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £105.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mac OS
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 across the City of London region.

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mac OS
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 across the City of London region.

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mac OS 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.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) BYOD
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mac OS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) BYOD
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Casper Suite
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) SCSM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
2 1 (33.33%) VMware