The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 93 86 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 1 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.079% 0.25% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 1.70% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 14
Median daily rate - £438 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £356 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +29.16%
Mac OS X
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
243 235 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.24% 14.83% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 110 126
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £163 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 12
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Java EE
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) JDBC
6 2 (25.00%) JSP
6 2 (25.00%) Servlets
6 2 (25.00%) AIX
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) DB2
6 2 (25.00%) Ant
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (25.00%) Tivoli

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) nginx
1 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Ant
1 2 (25.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Gradle
1 2 (25.00%) Grunt
1 2 (25.00%) gulp
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Java EE
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JDBC
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Servlets
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Microservices
5 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) API Design
6 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) PHP 5
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
1 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) CA Wily
1 2 (25.00%) logstash
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) rkt
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (25.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft