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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 426 417 407
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 212 200 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.90% 1.78% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 111 106
Median daily rate £408 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.38% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 24
Median hourly rate £18.75 £15.77 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.89% -1.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £13.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £18.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +29.16%
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
11161 11217 11159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.37% 21.70% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7172 6754 6428
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 558 874 958
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.12 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -7 115 £330 +1.53% 44
East Midlands - 28 £600 - 7
South East +4 24 £438 -2.77% 10
South West +11 12 £550 +238.46% 1
Yorkshire +6 11 £430 +14.66% 1
North West -4 7 £258 +58.46% 5
West Midlands -33 6 £140 -6.66% 3
North East -45 6 £450 -18.18%
East of England -11 3 £140 -75.22% 3
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 260 (61.61%) Linux
2 208 (49.29%) Windows
3 183 (43.36%) Unix
4 149 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
5 140 (33.18%) Git (software)
5 140 (33.18%) HTML
6 133 (31.52%) Active Directory
7 130 (30.81%) Java
8 121 (28.67%) HTTP
9 111 (26.30%) Relational Database
10 104 (24.64%) Web Design
11 103 (24.41%) Configuration Management
11 103 (24.41%) Responsive Web Design
12 101 (23.93%) Subversion
13 95 (22.51%) JavaScript
14 90 (21.33%) CSS
15 86 (20.38%) Web Development
16 80 (18.96%) Microsoft
17 79 (18.72%) Python
18 75 (17.77%) Apple
19 70 (16.59%) MS Office
20 64 (15.17%) REST
21 63 (14.93%) Ruby
22 61 (14.45%) MongoDB
23 59 (13.98%) Security Cleared
24 58 (13.74%) Windows 7
25 57 (13.51%) BDD
26 56 (13.27%) Scala
26 56 (13.27%) SCCM
27 53 (12.56%) TDD

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 26 (6.16%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.50%) Mule
3 18 (4.27%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (3.32%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.08%) Apache
7 12 (2.84%) Skype for Business
8 11 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.37%) nginx
10 9 (2.13%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (1.66%) Confluence
13 6 (1.42%) Apache Spark
13 6 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (1.42%) CMS
13 6 (1.42%) Umbraco
13 6 (1.42%) WordPress
14 5 (1.18%) Alfresco
Applications
1 70 (16.59%) MS Office
2 43 (10.19%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.18%) AutoCAD
4 5 (1.18%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.95%) HipChat
6 3 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.71%) InDesign
7 2 (0.47%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.09%) Office 365
2 37 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (4.74%) Google Apps
5 8 (1.90%) GitHub
6 7 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (1.42%) IaaS
8 5 (1.18%) SaaS
9 4 (0.95%) Trello
10 3 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.71%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.71%) MailChimp
11 2 (0.47%) TestFlight
12 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 121 (28.67%) HTTP
2 53 (12.56%) VPN
3 49 (11.61%) TCP/IP
4 45 (10.66%) Wireless
5 39 (9.24%) LAN
6 35 (8.29%) WAN
7 34 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
8 33 (7.82%) DNS
9 29 (6.87%) DHCP
10 25 (5.92%) Firewall
11 22 (5.21%) Internet
12 17 (4.03%) Remote Desktop
13 12 (2.84%) Skype
14 11 (2.61%) SNMP
15 10 (2.37%) SAN
16 9 (2.13%) VoIP
17 7 (1.66%) LDAP
17 7 (1.66%) SSH
17 7 (1.66%) SSL
18 6 (1.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (26.30%) Relational Database
2 61 (14.45%) MongoDB
3 40 (9.48%) Neo4j
4 27 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (4.27%) MySQL
6 12 (2.84%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.66%) SQL Server
9 6 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.18%) Big Data
10 5 (1.18%) Redis
11 3 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.47%) FileMaker
12 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.47%) SQLite
13 1 (0.24%) Apache Accumulo
13 1 (0.24%) HBase
13 1 (0.24%) IBM InfoSphere
13 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 140 (33.18%) Git (software)
2 101 (23.93%) Subversion
3 34 (8.06%) Jenkins
4 33 (7.82%) Cucumber
5 21 (4.98%) Maven
6 17 (4.03%) JIRA
6 17 (4.03%) Mockito
7 14 (3.32%) Vagrant
8 13 (3.08%) WebDriver
9 12 (2.84%) JUnit
10 9 (2.13%) git-flow
11 8 (1.90%) Xcode
12 6 (1.42%) Capybara
12 6 (1.42%) RSpec
13 5 (1.18%) Selenium
14 4 (0.95%) eggPlant
14 4 (0.95%) Fiddler
14 4 (0.95%) SoapUI
15 3 (0.71%) Gradle
15 3 (0.71%) Grunt
General
1 15 (3.55%) Finance
2 14 (3.32%) Marketing
3 10 (2.37%) Japanese Language
4 7 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.18%) Retail
6 4 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.71%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.47%) Advertising
8 2 (0.47%) French Language
8 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Front Office
9 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 170 (40.28%) Developer
2 83 (19.67%) Java Developer
3 59 (13.98%) Analyst
4 43 (10.19%) Senior Developer
5 38 (9.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 34 (8.06%) Digital Developer
7 33 (7.82%) Architect
7 33 (7.82%) Support Analyst
8 32 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
9 31 (7.35%) Support Engineer
10 25 (5.92%) Service Analyst
11 24 (5.69%) Senior Java Developer
11 24 (5.69%) Service Desk Analyst
12 23 (5.45%) Desktop Support
13 22 (5.21%) Scala Developer
14 21 (4.98%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 20 (4.74%) Agile Developer
15 20 (4.74%) Infrastructure Architect
15 20 (4.74%) IT Support
16 18 (4.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (33.18%) HTML
2 90 (21.33%) CSS
3 64 (15.17%) REST
4 46 (10.90%) Dropwizard
5 39 (9.24%) JAX-RS
6 36 (8.53%) Node.js
7 32 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails
8 31 (7.35%) Hibernate
9 28 (6.64%) Sass
10 21 (4.98%) Mustache
11 19 (4.50%) Spring
12 17 (4.03%) JSON
13 16 (3.79%) HTML5
14 13 (3.08%) AngularJS
15 11 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (2.37%) Cocoa
16 10 (2.37%) JavaFX
16 10 (2.37%) JMS
16 10 (2.37%) Struts
16 10 (2.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.72%) Visualisation
2 40 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.79%) Blackberry
4 12 (2.84%) iPad
5 11 (2.61%) iPhone
6 10 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.37%) User Experience
7 8 (1.90%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.42%) Device Driver
8 6 (1.42%) Life Science
8 6 (1.42%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.18%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.95%) BBC
10 4 (0.95%) Derivative
10 4 (0.95%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.71%) Economics
11 3 (0.71%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.71%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 260 (61.61%) Linux
2 208 (49.29%) Windows
3 183 (43.36%) Unix
4 58 (13.74%) Windows 7
5 45 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (10.19%) Windows Server
7 41 (9.72%) Apple iOS
8 37 (8.77%) Android
9 33 (7.82%) Windows 8
9 33 (7.82%) Windows XP
10 30 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (5.69%) Windows 10
13 16 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (3.79%) Windows Vista
14 15 (3.55%) CentOS
15 13 (3.08%) Mac OS
16 11 (2.61%) Mac OS X Server
17 5 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (24.64%) Web Design
3 103 (24.41%) Configuration Management
3 103 (24.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 86 (20.38%) Web Development
5 57 (13.51%) BDD
6 53 (12.56%) TDD
7 48 (11.37%) ITIL
8 45 (10.66%) DevOps
9 42 (9.95%) Front End Development
10 34 (8.06%) Scrum
11 31 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (6.16%) Open Source
13 24 (5.69%) OO
14 20 (4.74%) ITSM
14 20 (4.74%) Software Engineering
15 19 (4.50%) Unit Testing
16 18 (4.27%) Migration
17 17 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
18 16 (3.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (30.81%) Java
2 95 (22.51%) JavaScript
3 79 (18.72%) Python
4 63 (14.93%) Ruby
5 56 (13.27%) Scala
6 34 (8.06%) PowerShell
7 28 (6.64%) Bash Shell
8 20 (4.74%) Perl
8 20 (4.74%) Shell Script
9 19 (4.50%) PHP
10 16 (3.79%) SQL
11 15 (3.55%) Apple Swift
12 10 (2.37%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.42%) C#
14 5 (1.18%) C
15 4 (0.95%) AppleScript
15 4 (0.95%) C++
15 4 (0.95%) FQL
15 4 (0.95%) VB
16 2 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (13.98%) Security Cleared
2 23 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 20 (4.74%) CISSP
4 17 (4.03%) SC Cleared
5 14 (3.32%) Degree
6 13 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (2.37%) DBS Check
7 10 (2.37%) MCSE
8 9 (2.13%) MCTS
9 7 (1.66%) CCA
10 6 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.18%) ACMT
11 5 (1.18%) CCNA
11 5 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.95%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.71%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.71%) ACSP
13 3 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.74%) Disclosure Scotland
2 19 (4.50%) SLA
3 7 (1.66%) WAI
4 6 (1.42%) WCAG
5 1 (0.24%) GCP
System Software
1 133 (31.52%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.32%) BitLocker
4 11 (2.61%) KVM
5 10 (2.37%) Docker
5 10 (2.37%) XenApp
5 10 (2.37%) XenDesktop
6 9 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.13%) vSphere
7 7 (1.66%) StorNext
7 7 (1.66%) Xen
7 7 (1.66%) Xsan
8 6 (1.42%) Samba
9 5 (1.18%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.24%) NFS
11 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 56 (13.27%) SCCM
2 43 (10.19%) Puppet
3 25 (5.92%) Ansible
3 25 (5.92%) Microsoft Intune
4 22 (5.21%) Casper Suite
5 16 (3.79%) WSUS
6 13 (3.08%) Nagios
7 7 (1.66%) AirWatch
7 7 (1.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.47%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.47%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.24%) cPanel
10 1 (0.24%) EMC VPLEX
10 1 (0.24%) OpenView
10 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.24%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 80 (18.96%) Microsoft
2 75 (17.77%) Apple
3 49 (11.61%) Google
4 41 (9.72%) VMware
5 39 (9.24%) Cisco
6 28 (6.64%) Adobe
7 24 (5.69%) Citrix
8 21 (4.98%) Palo Alto
8 21 (4.98%) ServiceNow
9 17 (4.03%) Dell
10 16 (3.79%) Red Hat
11 15 (3.55%) HP
11 15 (3.55%) Symantec
12 11 (2.61%) Twitter
13 9 (2.13%) LANDesk
14 7 (1.66%) Autodesk
14 7 (1.66%) Oracle
14 7 (1.66%) Sony
14 7 (1.66%) Zend
15 6 (1.42%) Intel Security
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