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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 174 181 202
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +21
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 1 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.14% 0.46% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 7
Median daily rate £135 £270 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +63.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £199 £420 £338
% change year-on-year
-52.67% +24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £182.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -87.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -21.21%
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
707 1083 1324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.56% 23.39% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 858 974
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 31 57
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.69 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £35.25 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 27 September 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 8 (61.54%) MS Office
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Apple
4 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Apache
4 4 (30.77%) Android
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Smartphone
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Sophos
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Samsung
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) CEH
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Blackberry

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 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Android Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Gradle
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 2 (15.38%) French Language
1 2 (15.38%) German Language
1 2 (15.38%) Portuguese Language
1 2 (15.38%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) VMS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (7.69%) Flask
2 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
2 1 (7.69%) Java Concurrency
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 3 (23.08%) Smartphone
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Telematics
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Android
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (15.38%) VMS
5 2 (15.38%) Windows NT
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
1 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
1 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (7.69%) Android Development
2 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) OOP
2 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
2 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) CEH
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CISSP
1 2 (15.38%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Apple
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Samsung
2 3 (23.08%) Sophos
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Novell
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Qualys
4 1 (7.69%) Google