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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 175 198 190
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.018% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.92% 0.088% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£165 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £213 £175
% change year-on-year
+71.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.75 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.58%
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
1091 1139 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.06% 20.00% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 781 806
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 79
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £31.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

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
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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015, 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 15 (75.00%) MS Office
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
3 12 (60.00%) Google Apps
3 12 (60.00%) Google
3 12 (60.00%) Android
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (45.00%) Service Management
5 9 (45.00%) ITSM
5 9 (45.00%) Apple
6 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.00%) DHCP
8 3 (15.00%) Adobe
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Sophos
8 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
8 3 (15.00%) ACTC
8 3 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (15.00%) Casper Suite
9 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (10.00%) User Stories
9 2 (10.00%) HTML5
9 2 (10.00%) CSS3
9 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Service Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Mac Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Trainer
5 1 (5.00%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Trainer
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
3 12 (60.00%) Android
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Service Management
1 9 (45.00%) ITSM
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) User Stories
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Web Design
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) ACTC
4 1 (5.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Casper Suite
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (60.00%) Google
2 9 (45.00%) Apple
3 3 (15.00%) Sophos
3 3 (15.00%) Adobe
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £12 - £16 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago