The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank - 90 78
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.92% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £205
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £420 £338
% change year-on-year
-49.40% +24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -21.21%
Mac OS
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
157 217 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.20% 12.69% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 125 108
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £238 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Mac OS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh