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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 189 211 216
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 10 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.22% 0.052%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.75% 0.98% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
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£165 £278 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.54% +105.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £250
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £182.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.67 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+20.74% +5.11%
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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
1336 1627 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.69% 22.60% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 1106 1001
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 81 87
Average hourly rate £17.75 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £35.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 2014, 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) MS Office
3 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
5 6 (35.29%) Android
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (23.53%) Application Packaging
7 4 (23.53%) Adobe
7 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
7 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
8 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
8 3 (17.65%) Google
8 3 (17.65%) Google Apps
8 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
8 3 (17.65%) UNIX
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (17.65%) HTML
9 2 (11.76%) Ruby
9 2 (11.76%) Subversion
9 2 (11.76%) TDD
9 2 (11.76%) Java
9 2 (11.76%) Python
9 2 (11.76%) CSS
9 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
9 2 (11.76%) Web Development
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (5.88%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) Node.js
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Office
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (5.88%) Mocha
2 1 (5.88%) Grunt
2 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Mac Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Silverlight Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Application Packaging
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Mustache
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) WinRT
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) Flash
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) XNA
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
3 6 (35.29%) Android
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 3 (17.65%) UNIX
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) CentOS
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
7 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) TDD
1 2 (11.76%) Web Development
2 1 (5.88%) MVVM
2 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
2 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Web Design
2 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
2 1 (5.88%) Usability Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
1 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Scala
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe
3 3 (17.65%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) Meraki
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
4 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
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