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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS
Rank 154 188 204
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +16
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 3 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.23% 0.096%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 1.11% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 3
Median daily rate £300 £170 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -45.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £350 £235
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +48.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.38 - £15.50
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
734 1173 1229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.03% 20.94% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 899 895
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 44 52
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.87 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.95% -5.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Mac OS Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Telematics
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Java Concurrency
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Casper Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Thrift
1 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (25.00%) Java Concurrency
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (25.00%) Telematics
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Android Development
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos