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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 158 152 190
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +38
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 8 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.059% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 0.27% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Median daily rate £178 £168 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £134 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £202 £209
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £388 £420
% change year-on-year
-52.25% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £12.68
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +16.32%
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
664 748 1334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.98% 21.91% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 587 1003
Median daily rate £450 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £622 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 70
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £30.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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 10 December 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (66.67%) MS Office
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) Apple
6 6 (50.00%) Android
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
7 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
10 2 (16.67%) VPN
10 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
10 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (16.67%) VMware
10 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
10 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
11 1 (8.33%) vSphere
11 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (8.33%) iPad
11 1 (8.33%) Software Distribution

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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) ICT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Android
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Casper Suite
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) Samsung
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam