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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 425 420 448
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +28
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 185 199 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.66% 1.78% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 108 80
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 32
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +19.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.10 £21.60 £19.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.20 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-11.18% +26.66%
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
11141 11180 11202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.62% 22.33% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7070 6556 6489
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 912 993
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +38 118 £375 +82.92% 32
South East -29 22 £438 +2.94% 9
Yorkshire -27 11 £500 +17.64% 3
East Midlands +15 10 £625 +177.77% 3
South West -4 9 £363 +41.46% 6
North East - 6 £315 -
North West -20 5 £410 +2.50% 6
West Midlands -11 3 £180 +20.00% 6
East of England -5 1 - - 2
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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.

1 289 (64.37%) Linux
2 217 (48.33%) Windows
3 211 (46.99%) Unix
4 181 (40.31%) HTML
5 158 (35.19%) Java
6 151 (33.63%) Git (software)
7 142 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
8 139 (30.96%) HTTP
9 126 (28.06%) Web Design
10 125 (27.84%) Responsive Web Design
11 123 (27.39%) Relational Database
12 120 (26.73%) JavaScript
13 117 (26.06%) Python
14 115 (25.61%) Subversion
15 114 (25.39%) Configuration Management
16 112 (24.94%) CSS
17 109 (24.28%) Ruby
18 108 (24.05%) Web Development
18 108 (24.05%) Active Directory
19 89 (19.82%) MongoDB
20 83 (18.49%) Scala
21 81 (18.04%) REST
22 73 (16.26%) Apple
23 69 (15.37%) MS Office
23 69 (15.37%) Security Cleared
24 67 (14.92%) Dropwizard
25 66 (14.70%) Windows 7
26 63 (14.03%) TDD
26 63 (14.03%) Microsoft
27 55 (12.25%) Windows Server

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 30 (6.68%) Node.js
2 24 (5.35%) MS Exchange
2 24 (5.35%) Tomcat
3 21 (4.68%) Apache
4 20 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (4.01%) Confluence
6 16 (3.56%) SharePoint
7 15 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (3.34%) nginx
8 13 (2.90%) Skype for Business
9 11 (2.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (2.23%) WebLogic
11 9 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (1.78%) Mule
13 6 (1.34%) IIS
13 6 (1.34%) WordPress
14 5 (1.11%) Alfresco
14 5 (1.11%) CMS
Applications
1 69 (15.37%) MS Office
2 30 (6.68%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.34%) QuarkXPress
5 5 (1.11%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.89%) HipChat
6 4 (0.89%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.67%) InDesign
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.58%) Office 365
2 25 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.79%) GitHub
4 13 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 9 (2.00%) Google Apps
6 5 (1.11%) IaaS
7 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.67%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.22%) Heroku
8 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (30.96%) HTTP
2 53 (11.80%) TCP/IP
3 43 (9.58%) Wireless
4 35 (7.80%) Internet
5 34 (7.57%) VPN
6 33 (7.35%) DNS
6 33 (7.35%) LAN
7 30 (6.68%) Firewall
8 28 (6.24%) WAN
9 22 (4.90%) SNMP
10 21 (4.68%) DHCP
11 16 (3.56%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (2.23%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (2.23%) SAN
12 10 (2.23%) SSL
13 9 (2.00%) VoIP
14 8 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (1.78%) Network Security
14 8 (1.78%) Skype
15 7 (1.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (27.39%) Relational Database
2 89 (19.82%) MongoDB
3 52 (11.58%) Neo4j
4 38 (8.46%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (6.01%) SQL Server
6 25 (5.57%) NoSQL
7 20 (4.45%) MySQL
8 13 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.23%) FileMaker
9 10 (2.23%) Redis
10 9 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.34%) Big Data
12 5 (1.11%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.45%) QlikView
14 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 151 (33.63%) Git (software)
2 115 (25.61%) Subversion
3 46 (10.24%) Cucumber
4 38 (8.46%) Jenkins
5 24 (5.35%) JIRA
5 24 (5.35%) Maven
6 20 (4.45%) JUnit
7 19 (4.23%) Mockito
8 18 (4.01%) git-flow
8 18 (4.01%) Vagrant
9 16 (3.56%) Visual Studio
10 15 (3.34%) Capybara
10 15 (3.34%) RSpec
11 14 (3.12%) Selenium
12 11 (2.45%) HP UFT
12 11 (2.45%) JMeter
13 10 (2.23%) LoadRunner
14 5 (1.11%) Gradle
14 5 (1.11%) IntelliJ
15 4 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (6.90%) Finance
2 9 (2.00%) Retail
2 9 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.56%) Marketing
4 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.89%) Advertising
5 4 (0.89%) Japanese Language
6 3 (0.67%) Law
6 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.45%) Banking
7 2 (0.45%) French Language
7 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.22%) Back Office
8 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Front Office
8 1 (0.22%) German Language
8 1 (0.22%) Legal
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 192 (42.76%) Developer
2 97 (21.60%) Java Developer
3 45 (10.02%) Senior Developer
4 44 (9.80%) Analyst
5 43 (9.58%) Digital Developer
6 36 (8.02%) Support Engineer
7 33 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
8 32 (7.13%) Administrator
9 29 (6.46%) Systems Administrator
10 26 (5.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 25 (5.57%) Architect
12 24 (5.35%) Support Analyst
13 23 (5.12%) Desktop Support
14 22 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
14 22 (4.90%) Scala Developer
15 17 (3.79%) Ruby Developer
16 16 (3.56%) IT Support
17 15 (3.34%) .NET Developer
18 14 (3.12%) C# Developer
18 14 (3.12%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (40.31%) HTML
2 112 (24.94%) CSS
3 81 (18.04%) REST
4 67 (14.92%) Dropwizard
5 51 (11.36%) JAX-RS
6 48 (10.69%) Ruby on Rails
7 42 (9.35%) Hibernate
8 34 (7.57%) .NET
9 33 (7.35%) HTML5
10 30 (6.68%) Sass
11 18 (4.01%) JSON
12 15 (3.34%) Silverlight
12 15 (3.34%) Spring
13 14 (3.12%) Mustache
14 12 (2.67%) jQuery
15 11 (2.45%) AngularJS
16 10 (2.23%) Django
16 10 (2.23%) Play Framework
17 9 (2.00%) Cocoa
17 9 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.14%) Visualisation
2 47 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.79%) Blackberry
4 16 (3.56%) iPad
5 15 (3.34%) iPhone
6 13 (2.90%) PKI
7 10 (2.23%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.56%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.56%) RSA SecurID
9 7 (1.56%) User Experience
10 6 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.34%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (1.34%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.89%) BBC
11 4 (0.89%) Blog
11 4 (0.89%) Derivative
11 4 (0.89%) EMC VMAX
11 4 (0.89%) EMC VNX
11 4 (0.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 289 (64.37%) Linux
2 217 (48.33%) Windows
3 211 (46.99%) Unix
4 66 (14.70%) Windows 7
5 55 (12.25%) Windows Server
6 50 (11.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (8.46%) Windows 8
8 32 (7.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (6.68%) Windows XP
10 29 (6.46%) Apple iOS
10 29 (6.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (4.90%) Android
12 17 (3.79%) Windows 10
13 16 (3.56%) Windows Vista
14 15 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (3.12%) Mac OS X Server
16 13 (2.90%) Mac OS
17 11 (2.45%) CentOS
18 8 (1.78%) Oracle Linux
19 3 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (28.06%) Web Design
3 125 (27.84%) Responsive Web Design
4 114 (25.39%) Configuration Management
5 108 (24.05%) Web Development
6 63 (14.03%) TDD
7 55 (12.25%) BDD
8 46 (10.24%) ITIL
9 44 (9.80%) Open Source
10 40 (8.91%) Scrum
11 35 (7.80%) DevOps
12 28 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (5.79%) Front End Development
14 23 (5.12%) Network Monitoring
15 22 (4.90%) Migration
15 22 (4.90%) Problem Management
15 22 (4.90%) Unit Testing
16 21 (4.68%) Integration Testing
17 19 (4.23%) Software Engineering
18 16 (3.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (35.19%) Java
2 120 (26.73%) JavaScript
3 117 (26.06%) Python
4 109 (24.28%) Ruby
5 83 (18.49%) Scala
6 42 (9.35%) Shell Script
7 39 (8.69%) SQL
8 34 (7.57%) Perl
9 33 (7.35%) C#
10 32 (7.13%) PowerShell
11 15 (3.34%) XAML
12 14 (3.12%) Bash Shell
12 14 (3.12%) C
13 12 (2.67%) Apple Swift
14 11 (2.45%) PHP
15 10 (2.23%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.11%) C++
16 5 (1.11%) FQL
16 5 (1.11%) VB
17 2 (0.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 69 (15.37%) Security Cleared
2 24 (5.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 20 (4.45%) Degree
4 17 (3.79%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (2.00%) CISSP
7 9 (2.00%) MCSE
8 8 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.34%) CCNA
11 5 (1.11%) MCTS
12 4 (0.89%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.89%) CCNP
12 4 (0.89%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.89%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.67%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.67%) MCITP
13 3 (0.67%) MCP
13 3 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 17 (3.79%) SLA
3 9 (2.00%) WCAG
4 8 (1.78%) QA
4 8 (1.78%) WAI
5 1 (0.22%) GPG13
System Software
1 108 (24.05%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.12%) Samba
4 11 (2.45%) KVM
5 10 (2.23%) vSphere
6 9 (2.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.56%) BitLocker
7 7 (1.56%) StorNext
7 7 (1.56%) Xsan
8 4 (0.89%) Docker
8 4 (0.89%) NFS
8 4 (0.89%) vCloud
8 4 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.89%) XenApp
8 4 (0.89%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (7.80%) Puppet
2 28 (6.24%) SCCM
3 18 (4.01%) WSUS
4 14 (3.12%) Ansible
5 12 (2.67%) Nagios
6 11 (2.45%) Windows Intune
7 9 (2.00%) AirWatch
7 9 (2.00%) Casper Suite
8 6 (1.34%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.89%) EMC VPLEX
9 4 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.45%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.22%) NetVault Backup
11 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.22%) Scalr
11 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.22%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 73 (16.26%) Apple
2 63 (14.03%) Microsoft
3 47 (10.47%) VMware
4 37 (8.24%) Cisco
5 29 (6.46%) Adobe
6 22 (4.90%) HP
7 21 (4.68%) Google
8 17 (3.79%) Citrix
9 16 (3.56%) Red Hat
10 15 (3.34%) Telerik
11 14 (3.12%) Oracle
12 12 (2.67%) Dell
13 11 (2.45%) Palo Alto
14 10 (2.23%) Intel Security
15 9 (2.00%) ServiceNow
16 8 (1.78%) Remedy
17 7 (1.56%) Autodesk
17 7 (1.56%) Serena
17 7 (1.56%) Sony
17 7 (1.56%) Wyse
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