The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
UK / England
Rank 392 364 365
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 179 239 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.51% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.06% 2.41% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 165 140
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.14 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% +5.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.80 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £21.35 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £20.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-40.39% +50.00%

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8685 9933 10532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.91% 21.34% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5528 5992 6265
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 532 773 883
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £35.00
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Mac OS X
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 across the England region.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in England

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mac OS X
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 across the England region.

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 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
London +6 102 £450 -3.22% 25
South East +18 27 £538 +47.26% 8
Yorkshire +7 18 £500 +1.88% 3
South West -1 13 £416 +18.92% 5
East of England +3 6 £208 -62.27% 1
North West -4 6 £425 +26.39% 2
North East -24 4 £345 -16.36%
West Midlands -6 3 £363 +81.25% 2
East Midlands +3 1 £375 +74.41% 2
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 199 (55.43%) Linux
2 180 (50.14%) Windows
3 159 (44.29%) Unix
4 142 (39.55%) Git (software)
5 124 (34.54%) HTML
6 118 (32.87%) HTTP
7 116 (32.31%) Active Directory
8 110 (30.64%) Relational Database
9 104 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
10 102 (28.41%) JavaScript
11 98 (27.30%) Microsoft
12 97 (27.02%) Configuration Management
13 94 (26.18%) Web Development
14 92 (25.63%) Web Design
14 92 (25.63%) Responsive Web Design
15 87 (24.23%) CSS
15 87 (24.23%) Windows 7
16 84 (23.40%) Java
17 74 (20.61%) Visualisation
18 63 (17.55%) Apple
19 62 (17.27%) Subversion
19 62 (17.27%) Continuous Deployment
20 61 (16.99%) Jenkins
21 59 (16.43%) MS Office
22 55 (15.32%) ITIL
22 55 (15.32%) REST
23 52 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
24 50 (13.93%) PHP
24 50 (13.93%) OO
25 46 (12.81%) OO PHP

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in 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 19 (5.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 16 (4.46%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.95%) Confluence
5 7 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (1.95%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.95%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.95%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.39%) CMS
6 5 (1.39%) Jetty
7 4 (1.11%) CoreMedia CMS
8 3 (0.84%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.56%) nginx
10 1 (0.28%) Apache
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.28%) Drupal
10 1 (0.28%) Moodle
Applications
1 59 (16.43%) MS Office
2 43 (11.98%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.91%) Office 365
2 29 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (3.90%) G Suite
5 9 (2.51%) GitHub
6 6 (1.67%) IaaS
6 6 (1.67%) PaaS
7 5 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (1.11%) TestFlight
9 3 (0.84%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.56%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.28%) SaaS
11 1 (0.28%) Trello
11 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 118 (32.87%) HTTP
2 38 (10.58%) DNS
3 34 (9.47%) DHCP
3 34 (9.47%) TCP/IP
4 23 (6.41%) Wireless
5 17 (4.74%) VPN
6 13 (3.62%) Firewall
6 13 (3.62%) Internet
6 13 (3.62%) LDAP
6 13 (3.62%) VoIP
7 12 (3.34%) LAN
8 11 (3.06%) Kerberos
9 10 (2.79%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (2.51%) WAN
11 7 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (1.67%) SSL
13 5 (1.39%) Skype
14 4 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (1.11%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (30.64%) Relational Database
2 45 (12.53%) MongoDB
3 32 (8.91%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (8.36%) Neo4j
5 12 (3.34%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.23%) MySQL
7 6 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.11%) SQLite
9 3 (0.84%) MS Access
10 2 (0.56%) FileMaker
10 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.28%) Big Data
11 1 (0.28%) Redis
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 142 (39.55%) Git (software)
2 62 (17.27%) Subversion
3 61 (16.99%) Jenkins
4 27 (7.52%) Cucumber
5 14 (3.90%) Maven
6 13 (3.62%) Mockito
7 12 (3.34%) JUnit
8 10 (2.79%) WebDriver
9 9 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (2.23%) JIRA
11 7 (1.95%) Gradle
12 5 (1.39%) Capybara
12 5 (1.39%) git-flow
12 5 (1.39%) RSpec
12 5 (1.39%) Xcode
13 4 (1.11%) Android Studio
13 4 (1.11%) CocoaPods
13 4 (1.11%) Selenium
14 3 (0.84%) HP UFT
14 3 (0.84%) JMeter
General
1 20 (5.57%) Retail
2 13 (3.62%) Finance
3 7 (1.95%) Advertising
3 7 (1.95%) Marketing
4 6 (1.67%) Games
4 6 (1.67%) Legal
5 5 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.11%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.84%) Electronics
7 3 (0.84%) Japanese Language
7 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.56%) Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.56%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 167 (46.52%) Developer
2 65 (18.11%) Java Developer
3 51 (14.21%) Support Engineer
4 48 (13.37%) Senior Developer
5 45 (12.53%) Analyst
6 39 (10.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 31 (8.64%) Support Analyst
8 29 (8.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 29 (8.08%) Scala Developer
9 27 (7.52%) Desktop Support
10 26 (7.24%) IT Support
11 25 (6.96%) PHP Developer
12 24 (6.69%) Mac Engineer
13 23 (6.41%) Desktop Engineer
14 22 (6.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 22 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 22 (6.13%) Service Analyst
15 21 (5.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 21 (5.85%) Service Desk Analyst
16 19 (5.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (34.54%) HTML
2 87 (24.23%) CSS
3 55 (15.32%) REST
4 35 (9.75%) Dropwizard
5 30 (8.36%) JAX-RS
6 27 (7.52%) Hibernate
7 25 (6.96%) Spring
8 13 (3.62%) Doctrine
9 12 (3.34%) Symfony
10 11 (3.06%) Zend Framework
11 10 (2.79%) Behat
11 10 (2.79%) Node.js
11 10 (2.79%) Web Services
11 10 (2.79%) XML
12 9 (2.51%) RESTful
13 7 (1.95%) Grails
13 7 (1.95%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (1.95%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (1.95%) Sass
14 6 (1.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 74 (20.61%) Visualisation
2 23 (6.41%) Blackberry
3 15 (4.18%) iPhone
4 12 (3.34%) PKI
5 11 (3.06%) BYOD
5 11 (3.06%) iPad
6 9 (2.51%) User Experience
7 8 (2.23%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.95%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.67%) Cloud Native
9 6 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.11%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.84%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.56%) Blog
13 2 (0.56%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.56%) EMC VNXe
13 2 (0.56%) Online Games
13 2 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 199 (55.43%) Linux
2 180 (50.14%) Windows
3 159 (44.29%) Unix
4 87 (24.23%) Windows 7
5 42 (11.70%) Windows Server
6 41 (11.42%) Windows 10
7 39 (10.86%) Android
8 32 (8.91%) Apple iOS
9 22 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (4.74%) Ubuntu
12 15 (4.18%) Windows XP
13 14 (3.90%) Windows 8
14 10 (2.79%) Mac OS
15 8 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.56%) CentOS
17 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X Server
17 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (27.02%) Configuration Management
3 94 (26.18%) Web Development
4 92 (25.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 92 (25.63%) Web Design
5 62 (17.27%) Continuous Deployment
6 55 (15.32%) ITIL
7 52 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (13.93%) OO
9 46 (12.81%) OO PHP
10 45 (12.53%) Line Management
11 38 (10.58%) Mentoring
12 35 (9.75%) BDD
13 31 (8.64%) TDD
14 26 (7.24%) Scrum
15 25 (6.96%) Continuous Delivery
16 24 (6.69%) Front End Development
17 20 (5.57%) Open Source
17 20 (5.57%) Software Engineering
18 18 (5.01%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (28.41%) JavaScript
2 84 (23.40%) Java
3 50 (13.93%) PHP
4 42 (11.70%) Python
5 39 (10.86%) Scala
6 24 (6.69%) Ruby
7 22 (6.13%) PowerShell
8 21 (5.85%) SQL
9 14 (3.90%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.51%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.95%) C++
11 7 (1.95%) Groovy
12 6 (1.67%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.39%) C
13 5 (1.39%) Perl
14 4 (1.11%) C#
14 4 (1.11%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.84%) VBA
16 1 (0.28%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (10.03%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (3.90%) DBS Check
4 13 (3.62%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.23%) CREST Certified
7 6 (1.67%) Degree
7 6 (1.67%) MCSE
7 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.11%) CCNP
9 4 (1.11%) CISSP
10 3 (0.84%) CCNA
11 2 (0.56%) ACMT
11 2 (0.56%) CCA
11 2 (0.56%) CCIE
11 2 (0.56%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.56%) MCP
11 2 (0.56%) MCSA
12 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.52%) SLA
2 21 (5.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.11%) QA
4 3 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 116 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 35 (9.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (8.36%) Docker
4 21 (5.85%) Hyper-V
5 20 (5.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (3.34%) vSphere
7 10 (2.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (2.79%) XenApp
8 8 (2.23%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.95%) BitLocker
9 7 (1.95%) Xen
10 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (8.64%) SCCM
2 10 (2.79%) SCOM
3 9 (2.51%) Casper Suite
4 8 (2.23%) Puppet
4 8 (2.23%) WSUS
5 7 (1.95%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.11%) DameWare
7 3 (0.84%) Terraform
8 2 (0.56%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.56%) Ansible
8 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.56%) Pingdom
8 2 (0.56%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.28%) Core Impact
9 1 (0.28%) Nagios
9 1 (0.28%) OpenView
Vendors
1 98 (27.30%) Microsoft
2 63 (17.55%) Apple
3 45 (12.53%) VMware
4 31 (8.64%) Citrix
5 28 (7.80%) Google
6 18 (5.01%) Cisco
7 16 (4.46%) HP
7 16 (4.46%) LANDesk
8 14 (3.90%) Dell
8 14 (3.90%) Symantec
9 13 (3.62%) Zend
10 11 (3.06%) ServiceNow
11 8 (2.23%) Adobe
12 7 (1.95%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.67%) Palo Alto
14 5 (1.39%) Veeam
15 4 (1.11%) Remedy
15 4 (1.11%) SonicWALL
16 3 (0.84%) Lotus
16 3 (0.84%) Sophos
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