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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 190 202 194
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.088% 0.098%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.77% 0.41% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
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£180 £282 £78
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.05% +263.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £179 -
% change year-on-year
+111.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £17.75 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.68 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-49.28% +92.30%
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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
1303 1452 1443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.09% 21.36% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 1016 997
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 62 90
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £18.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £24.90 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 December 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 16 (80.00%) MS Office
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (45.00%) Google
4 9 (45.00%) Android
4 9 (45.00%) Google Apps
5 8 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) ITSM
8 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (20.00%) Application Packaging
8 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (20.00%) Casper Suite
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) Adobe
8 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (15.00%) Migration
9 3 (15.00%) Apple
10 2 (10.00%) Games
10 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
11 1 (5.00%) iPad
11 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (5.00%) SCCM
11 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
11 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
11 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (80.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Mac Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Trainer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Trainer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Training Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 9 (45.00%) Android
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Service Management
1 5 (25.00%) ITSM
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Casper Suite
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) Google
3 4 (20.00%) Adobe
4 3 (15.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
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