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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 351 426 454
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +28
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 244 132 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.08% 1.19% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 84 47
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£390 £275 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £145 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £402 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 37
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
Mac OS X
UK

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
11724 11084 11302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.58% 22.94% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6821 6356 5924
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 956 1105
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the England region over the 3 months to 12 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +55 153 £394 +31.25% 40
East of England 0 37 £448 +198.33% 4
South East +12 18 £250 -16.66% 10
North East - 14 £381 - 1
North West -1 7 £363 +20.83% 2
East Midlands - 7 £275 - 1
South West -40 4 £168 -33.00% 7
West Midlands -13 2 £450 +80.00% 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mac OS X 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.

1 262 (64.53%) Linux
2 205 (50.49%) HTML
3 204 (50.25%) UNIX
4 159 (39.16%) Windows
5 156 (38.42%) Git (software)
6 155 (38.18%) Web Development
6 155 (38.18%) Relational Database
7 153 (37.68%) CSS
8 146 (35.96%) Responsive Web Design
9 143 (35.22%) Web Design
10 141 (34.73%) Subversion
11 134 (33.00%) Java
12 128 (31.53%) HTTP
13 121 (29.80%) JavaScript
13 121 (29.80%) Configuration Management
14 89 (21.92%) Python
15 88 (21.67%) Ruby
16 75 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
17 71 (17.49%) REST
18 70 (17.24%) Windows 7
19 68 (16.75%) Hibernate
20 64 (15.76%) MS Office
21 63 (15.52%) Visualisation
22 58 (14.29%) MongoDB
23 57 (14.04%) Windows XP
23 57 (14.04%) Microsoft
23 57 (14.04%) Apple
24 49 (12.07%) Scala
25 48 (11.82%) JAX-RS
26 47 (11.58%) Neo4j

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mac OS X 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (7.88%) Node.js
2 24 (5.91%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.22%) IBM Notes
5 8 (1.97%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.99%) WordPress
7 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (0.74%) Apache
7 3 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.49%) IIS
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.49%) Confluence
9 1 (0.25%) nginx
9 1 (0.25%) SAS
9 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 64 (15.76%) MS Office
2 19 (4.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.49%) CINEMA 4D
3 2 (0.49%) Vectorworks
4 1 (0.25%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) SPSS
4 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.25%) InDesign
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.72%) Office 365
2 2 (0.49%) GitHub
2 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 128 (31.53%) HTTP
2 31 (7.64%) LDAP
3 24 (5.91%) Wireless
4 23 (5.67%) Firewall
5 21 (5.17%) TCP/IP
6 19 (4.68%) VPN
6 19 (4.68%) Internet
7 17 (4.19%) LAN
8 11 (2.71%) DNS
9 10 (2.46%) WLAN
10 9 (2.22%) DHCP
11 7 (1.72%) Network Security
12 5 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.74%) OpenLDAP
13 3 (0.74%) WAN
13 3 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.49%) Intranet
14 2 (0.49%) VoIP
15 1 (0.25%) PBX
15 1 (0.25%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (38.18%) Relational Database
2 58 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 47 (11.58%) Neo4j
4 40 (9.85%) MySQL
5 22 (5.42%) MariaDB
6 5 (1.23%) SQL Server
7 3 (0.74%) DTS
8 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 156 (38.42%) Git (software)
2 141 (34.73%) Subversion
3 15 (3.69%) Jasmine
4 9 (2.22%) Grunt
4 9 (2.22%) Mocha
5 6 (1.48%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.48%) RSpec
6 5 (1.23%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.99%) Xcode
8 3 (0.74%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.49%) JIRA
9 2 (0.49%) Hudson
10 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.25%) Selenium
10 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.25%) Maven
General
1 30 (7.39%) Finance
2 13 (3.20%) Advertising
3 7 (1.72%) Marketing
4 5 (1.23%) Publishing
4 5 (1.23%) Front Office
5 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.49%) Law
5 2 (0.49%) Retail
6 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.25%) Legal
6 1 (0.25%) Banking
6 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 228 (56.16%) Developer
2 81 (19.95%) Java Developer
3 57 (14.04%) Analyst
4 49 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 39 (9.61%) Support Analyst
6 38 (9.36%) Front-End Developer
7 36 (8.87%) Support Engineer
8 29 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 29 (7.14%) Desktop Support
9 23 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (4.43%) Web Developer
10 18 (4.43%) Service Analyst
11 16 (3.94%) Service Desk Analyst
12 15 (3.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (3.20%) Python Developer
13 13 (3.20%) IT Support
13 13 (3.20%) Desktop Engineer
14 12 (2.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 12 (2.96%) Desktop Analyst
15 9 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (50.49%) HTML
2 153 (37.68%) CSS
3 71 (17.49%) REST
4 68 (16.75%) Hibernate
5 48 (11.82%) JAX-RS
6 33 (8.13%) Spring
7 28 (6.90%) Spring MVC
7 28 (6.90%) JAAS
8 27 (6.65%) XML
9 22 (5.42%) Django
9 22 (5.42%) Sass
9 22 (5.42%) Mustache
10 21 (5.17%) JPA
11 18 (4.43%) Ajax
12 17 (4.19%) HTML5
13 16 (3.94%) JSON
14 14 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
15 13 (3.20%) CSS3
16 12 (2.96%) RESTful
17 11 (2.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 63 (15.52%) Visualisation
2 32 (7.88%) Blackberry
3 21 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.46%) Open Source
4 10 (2.46%) iPhone
4 10 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.22%) iPad
5 9 (2.22%) Hedge funds
6 8 (1.97%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.23%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.49%) User Experience
9 2 (0.49%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.49%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.49%) Life Science
9 2 (0.49%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.49%) EPoS
9 2 (0.49%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 262 (64.53%) Linux
2 204 (50.25%) UNIX
3 159 (39.16%) Windows
4 70 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 57 (14.04%) Windows XP
6 40 (9.85%) Apple iOS
7 35 (8.62%) Windows 8
8 24 (5.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (5.42%) Android
11 14 (3.45%) Mac OS
12 10 (2.46%) Solaris
13 9 (2.22%) AIX
14 6 (1.48%) Mac OS X Server
15 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.74%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.74%) VMS
16 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.49%) NetWare
17 2 (0.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (38.18%) Web Development
2 146 (35.96%) Responsive Web Design
3 143 (35.22%) Web Design
4 121 (29.80%) Configuration Management
5 75 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (11.58%) ITIL
7 39 (9.61%) TDD
8 35 (8.62%) MVC
9 21 (5.17%) Scrum
9 21 (5.17%) Mentoring
10 17 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (2.96%) Automated Testing
12 10 (2.46%) Line Management
13 9 (2.22%) Software Engineering
13 9 (2.22%) Time Management
13 9 (2.22%) BDD
14 8 (1.97%) Mobile Device Management
15 7 (1.72%) Kanban
15 7 (1.72%) Problem Management
16 6 (1.48%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 134 (33.00%) Java
2 121 (29.80%) JavaScript
3 89 (21.92%) Python
4 88 (21.67%) Ruby
5 49 (12.07%) Scala
6 32 (7.88%) SQL
7 29 (7.14%) PHP
8 27 (6.65%) PL/SQL
9 21 (5.17%) C
10 11 (2.71%) C#
11 8 (1.97%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.72%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.48%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (0.99%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.99%) C++
15 2 (0.49%) Perl
16 1 (0.25%) VB
16 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.25%) ActionScript 3.0
16 1 (0.25%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 30 (7.39%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.94%) MCP
3 15 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.45%) Degree
4 14 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.72%) A+ Certification
5 7 (1.72%) MCSE
5 7 (1.72%) CCNA
6 5 (1.23%) MCSA
6 5 (1.23%) MCITP
7 3 (0.74%) MOS
8 2 (0.49%) MCTS
8 2 (0.49%) CNE
8 2 (0.49%) Novell Certification
8 2 (0.49%) ACSP
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.25%) CISM
9 1 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.71%) SLA
2 4 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (10.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.22%) XenApp
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.49%) Novell eDirectory
5 2 (0.49%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.49%) NDS
6 1 (0.25%) qmail
6 1 (0.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (4.43%) SCCM
2 8 (1.97%) Puppet
3 6 (1.48%) Capistrano
3 6 (1.48%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.74%) ZENworks
5 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.49%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (14.04%) Microsoft
1 57 (14.04%) Apple
2 27 (6.65%) Oracle
3 26 (6.40%) JBoss
4 14 (3.45%) VMware
5 13 (3.20%) Cisco
5 13 (3.20%) Citrix
6 12 (2.96%) HP
7 9 (2.22%) Lotus
8 8 (1.97%) Bloomberg
8 8 (1.97%) Remedy
9 7 (1.72%) Sophos
9 7 (1.72%) Reuters
9 7 (1.72%) Zend
10 6 (1.48%) Symantec
10 6 (1.48%) Avaya
10 6 (1.48%) Adobe
10 6 (1.48%) F5
11 3 (0.74%) Novell
11 3 (0.74%) Yahoo!
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