The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 510 525 528
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 85 60 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.090%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% 0.52% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 36 19
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£400 £195 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £144 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £11.53 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £181.50 £16.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £13.67
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +0.62%
Mac OS
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
11447 11575 11082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.60% 22.63% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6860 6698 6328
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 881 1024 971
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mac OS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in England

Mac OS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS across the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Mac OS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS across the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Mac OS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Mac OS
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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 +5 51 £305 +82.08% 12
North East - 11 £510 -
South East -13 7 £200 -46.66% 5
North West -25 7 £263 +31.25% 2
Yorkshire -21 5 £400 -
East of England +7 3 - -
South West -15 1 - - 3
Mac OS
UK

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mac OS 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.

1 94 (67.14%) Windows
2 59 (42.14%) Linux
3 49 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 38 (27.14%) Windows 7
5 37 (26.43%) Apple iOS
5 37 (26.43%) UNIX
6 36 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 34 (24.29%) Android
9 30 (21.43%) MS Office
10 27 (19.29%) HTML
10 27 (19.29%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (18.57%) JavaScript
12 25 (17.86%) jQuery
13 24 (17.14%) Apple
14 20 (14.29%) Finance
14 20 (14.29%) Windows 8
15 18 (12.86%) Google
15 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
16 17 (12.14%) Java
16 17 (12.14%) TDD
16 17 (12.14%) VMware
16 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
16 17 (12.14%) HTML5
16 17 (12.14%) SDLC
17 16 (11.43%) PHP
18 15 (10.71%) CSS
18 15 (10.71%) Python
18 15 (10.71%) Git (software)
19 14 (10.00%) SLA

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mac OS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 8 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 8 (5.71%) Confluence
2 6 (4.29%) Lync
2 6 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.57%) Drupal
3 5 (3.57%) Jetty
3 5 (3.57%) Node.js
3 5 (3.57%) CMS
3 5 (3.57%) JBoss
3 5 (3.57%) Apache
3 5 (3.57%) nginx
4 4 (2.86%) IIS
4 4 (2.86%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.43%) Magnolia
6 2 (1.43%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (21.43%) MS Office
2 12 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.14%) MS Project
3 3 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) Google Apps
2 6 (4.29%) Office 365
2 6 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.57%) GitHub
3 5 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.29%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (7.86%) SSH
3 10 (7.14%) 4G
3 10 (7.14%) FTP
3 10 (7.14%) 3G
4 9 (6.43%) VPN
5 8 (5.71%) Firewall
5 8 (5.71%) LAN
6 6 (4.29%) WAN
7 5 (3.57%) DMZ
7 5 (3.57%) Wireless
8 4 (2.86%) Intranet
8 4 (2.86%) Internet
8 4 (2.86%) DNS
8 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.14%) DHCP
9 3 (2.14%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.14%) WebEx
10 2 (1.43%) SSL
11 1 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.29%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.14%) MySQL
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.43%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.29%) Subversion
3 10 (7.14%) JIRA
4 7 (5.00%) Maven
4 7 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.00%) GitLab
5 6 (4.29%) Mercurial
5 6 (4.29%) Selenium
6 5 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.57%) Ant
6 5 (3.57%) PVCS
6 5 (3.57%) ClearCase
6 5 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.57%) JMeter
6 5 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (3.57%) PhantomJS
6 5 (3.57%) Hudson
6 5 (3.57%) Gerrit
6 5 (3.57%) FishEye
General
1 20 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.29%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.29%) Retail
4 5 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.71%) Billing
5 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.71%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (27.14%) Developer
2 25 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 23 (16.43%) Desktop Support
4 18 (12.86%) Analyst
5 17 (12.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 16 (11.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 12 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (7.86%) Service Analyst
8 11 (7.86%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (7.14%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.43%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (5.71%) IT Support
12 7 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
12 7 (5.00%) Field Engineer
12 7 (5.00%) Support Analyst
12 7 (5.00%) AWS Developer
13 6 (4.29%) Field Service Engineer
14 5 (3.57%) Django Developer
14 5 (3.57%) Mac Engineer
14 5 (3.57%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.29%) HTML
2 25 (17.86%) jQuery
3 17 (12.14%) HTML5
4 15 (10.71%) CSS
5 12 (8.57%) .NET
6 11 (7.86%) Web Services
6 11 (7.86%) Java EE
7 10 (7.14%) RSS
8 9 (6.43%) Django
9 8 (5.71%) XML
9 8 (5.71%) Flask
10 6 (4.29%) JSON
11 5 (3.57%) WSDL
11 5 (3.57%) LAMP
11 5 (3.57%) REST
11 5 (3.57%) Drush
11 5 (3.57%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.14%) Ajax
13 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET
13 2 (1.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.14%) Social Media
2 7 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.29%) iPhone
4 5 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.57%) Tandem
5 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.14%) CMDB
6 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.43%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.43%) VLE
7 2 (1.43%) PKI
7 2 (1.43%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.43%) BYOD
7 2 (1.43%) iPad
8 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 94 (67.14%) Windows
2 59 (42.14%) Linux
3 38 (27.14%) Windows 7
4 37 (26.43%) Apple iOS
4 37 (26.43%) UNIX
5 34 (24.29%) Android
6 20 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 13 (9.29%) Windows XP
8 12 (8.57%) Mac OS X
9 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (4.29%) AIX
12 5 (3.57%) Solaris
12 5 (3.57%) Ubuntu
12 5 (3.57%) CentOS
12 5 (3.57%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.43%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.14%) TDD
2 17 (12.14%) SDLC
3 13 (9.29%) BDD
4 12 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (7.86%) Content Management
5 11 (7.86%) ITIL
6 10 (7.14%) SEO
6 10 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (6.43%) Change Control
7 9 (6.43%) ITSM
7 9 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (5.71%) Software Engineering
8 8 (5.71%) Scrum
8 8 (5.71%) Service Management
8 8 (5.71%) Open Source
9 7 (5.00%) DevOps
9 7 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.00%) Web Design
10 6 (4.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.57%) JavaScript
2 17 (12.14%) Java
3 16 (11.43%) PHP
4 15 (10.71%) Python
5 13 (9.29%) C++
6 11 (7.86%) SQL
7 10 (7.14%) VB
7 10 (7.14%) ActionScript
8 7 (5.00%) C
9 6 (4.29%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.57%) Ruby
10 5 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.57%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.57%) Perl
11 4 (2.86%) C#
12 2 (1.43%) VBA
12 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.43%) VBScript
13 1 (0.71%) FQL
13 1 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.14%) Degree
3 9 (6.43%) CCNA
3 9 (6.43%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.29%) CTC Cleared
5 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.57%) MCSE
7 3 (2.14%) CCA
7 3 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.14%) CISSP
7 3 (2.14%) CCENT
7 3 (2.14%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.14%) PMP
7 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.14%) CISM
7 3 (2.14%) CCSA
8 2 (1.43%) MCSA
8 2 (1.43%) ISEB
8 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (2.14%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.57%) vCloud
3 5 (3.57%) Docker
4 3 (2.14%) XenServer
5 2 (1.43%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.43%) Postfix
5 2 (1.43%) XenApp
5 2 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.71%) Firmware
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.71%) vSphere
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) SCCM
2 7 (5.00%) Puppet
3 6 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.57%) HAProxy
4 5 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (2.14%) Casper Suite
6 2 (1.43%) Ansible
7 1 (0.71%) logstash
7 1 (0.71%) Salt
7 1 (0.71%) Kibana
7 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.71%) Nagios
7 1 (0.71%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 49 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.14%) Apple
3 18 (12.86%) Google
4 17 (12.14%) VMware
5 6 (4.29%) Cisco
5 6 (4.29%) HP
5 6 (4.29%) Citrix
6 5 (3.57%) Sun
6 5 (3.57%) Remedy
6 5 (3.57%) Atlassian
6 5 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.86%) Mitel
7 4 (2.86%) Lotus
7 4 (2.86%) Oracle
8 3 (2.14%) Adobe
8 3 (2.14%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.43%) BMC
9 2 (1.43%) Cognos
10 1 (0.71%) Avaya
10 1 (0.71%) McAfee
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