The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS X Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X Server over the 3 months to 18 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 England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X Server
Rank 587 498 561
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +63
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X Server 3 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.012% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.027% 0.055% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
Average daily rate £230 - £365
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 - £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 - £374
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11199 9152 11290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.82% 21.24% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6350 4955 5888
Average daily rate £350 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 949 1112
Average hourly rate £16.20 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Mac OS X Server
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Mac OS X Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X Server across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mac OS X Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mac OS X Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Mac OS X Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X Server across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Mac OS X Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mac OS X Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mac OS X Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mac OS X Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X Server within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London - 3 £230 -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Mac OS X Server
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Mac OS X Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mac OS X Server 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 X Server.

1 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
5 2 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 2 (33.33%) LDAP
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Intel
5 2 (33.33%) Lotus
5 2 (33.33%) ITSM
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (16.67%) C
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Mac OS X Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mac OS X Server 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 X Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Intel
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel