The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Edinburgh region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £205 £220
% change year-on-year
+37.19% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £11.21
% change year-on-year
- +38.26%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
240 155 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.66% 20.75% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 47 85
Average daily rate £375 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £125 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 14
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £31.65 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Mac OS
Scotland

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Mac OS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL