The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
England / East of England
Rank 119 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 6 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.38% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.17% 1.63% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Median daily rate £208 £550 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.27% +223.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £513 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £595 £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £20.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-40.39% +55.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
515 553 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.25% 23.45% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 273 340
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £146 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 124 130
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £50.68 £41.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mac OS X across the East of England region.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the East of England region.

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £203 -
Essex -7 1 £494 -10.18%
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X 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 East of England region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) REST
4 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 6 (37.50%) Node.js
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (37.50%) PaaS
4 6 (37.50%) Ubuntu
4 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 6 (37.50%) IaaS
4 6 (37.50%) Docker
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
5 5 (31.25%) HTTP
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 4 (25.00%) LANDesk
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) VPN
6 4 (25.00%) X-Windows
6 4 (25.00%) DameWare
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (6.25%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (37.50%) IaaS
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (37.50%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) AMQP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Neo4j
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Rollout Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) REST
2 6 (37.50%) Node.js
3 4 (25.00%) X-Windows
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) Dropwizard
6 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) JAX-RS
6 1 (6.25%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Ubuntu
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
2 2 (12.50%) Apple Swift
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Go
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) DameWare
2 1 (6.25%) Consul
2 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix
1 4 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle