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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 563 582 561
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 66 48 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.094% 0.073%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.59% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 17
Median daily rate £375 £183 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.47% -41.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £115 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £218 £270
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £11.68 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £26.60 £15.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £12.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+54.00% -15.25%
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
11280 11372 11365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.87% 22.35% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7229 6727 6612
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 £201 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £349 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 583 903 963
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Mac OS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

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
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +18 49 £375 +114.28% 2
East of England +16 6 £375 +7.14% 2
South East +2 4 £325 +75.67% 5
Yorkshire - 4 £399 - 2
West Midlands -20 2 - - 1
South West +2 1 - -
North West -6 1 - - 2
Mac OS
UK

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS 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.

1 86 (64.18%) Windows
2 73 (54.48%) Linux
3 54 (40.30%) Active Directory
4 49 (36.57%) Unix
5 44 (32.84%) Windows 7
6 43 (32.09%) Microsoft
7 38 (28.36%) Python
8 36 (26.87%) Apple iOS
9 34 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (24.63%) MS Office
11 32 (23.88%) Apple
12 31 (23.13%) Windows 8
13 26 (19.40%) VMware
14 25 (18.66%) ITIL
14 25 (18.66%) Windows Server
15 24 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (17.16%) Android
17 22 (16.42%) JavaScript
17 22 (16.42%) TDD
18 21 (15.67%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (14.93%) DNS
20 19 (14.18%) HTML
20 19 (14.18%) Java
20 19 (14.18%) SCCM
21 18 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
21 18 (13.43%) Ruby
22 16 (11.94%) HTTP
23 15 (11.19%) DHCP
23 15 (11.19%) MS Exchange

Mac OS
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 15 (11.19%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.96%) Apache
2 12 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (8.96%) IIS
3 8 (5.97%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (5.22%) IBM Notes
4 7 (5.22%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.22%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.48%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.73%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.99%) SAS
7 4 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.49%) nginx
9 2 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (24.63%) MS Office
2 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.72%) Office 365
2 8 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (3.73%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.49%) iTunes
5 2 (1.49%) Yammer
6 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.93%) DNS
2 16 (11.94%) HTTP
3 15 (11.19%) DHCP
4 12 (8.96%) Firewall
5 6 (4.48%) LAN
5 6 (4.48%) MRTG
5 6 (4.48%) VPN
6 5 (3.73%) iSCSI
6 5 (3.73%) NAS
6 5 (3.73%) SMTP
6 5 (3.73%) WAN
7 4 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (2.99%) IMAP
7 4 (2.99%) LDAP
7 4 (2.99%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.99%) VoIP
7 4 (2.99%) Wireless
8 3 (2.24%) Network Security
8 3 (2.24%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (2.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.97%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.73%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.99%) MySQL
6 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.75%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.73%) Xcode
3 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.24%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.75%) Gradle
4 1 (0.75%) JUnit
4 1 (0.75%) Maven
4 1 (0.75%) MSTest
4 1 (0.75%) NUnit
4 1 (0.75%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.75%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (8.21%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Back Office
3 2 (1.49%) French Language
3 2 (1.49%) German Language
3 2 (1.49%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (1.49%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Games
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (29.85%) Developer
2 20 (14.93%) Support Engineer
3 17 (12.69%) Desktop Support
4 13 (9.70%) Python Developer
5 12 (8.96%) Administrator
5 12 (8.96%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Analyst
6 10 (7.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 9 (6.72%) Mac Engineer
8 8 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.97%) Support Analyst
8 8 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.22%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Senior Python Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Support Technician
11 5 (3.73%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.18%) HTML
2 15 (11.19%) CSS
3 11 (8.21%) Web Services
4 8 (5.97%) Flask
4 8 (5.97%) SQLAlchemy
5 6 (4.48%) RESTful
6 5 (3.73%) Ajax
6 5 (3.73%) XML
7 4 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (2.99%) XHTML
8 3 (2.24%) jQuery
8 3 (2.24%) JSON
8 3 (2.24%) Regular Expression
8 3 (2.24%) UIKit
9 2 (1.49%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.49%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.49%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (1.49%) REST
10 1 (0.75%) Java EE
10 1 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.21%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.72%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.72%) User Experience
3 6 (4.48%) iPad
3 6 (4.48%) iPhone
4 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.24%) Apple TV
5 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.24%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.49%) Fintech
6 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.49%) Neural Network
6 2 (1.49%) PACS
6 2 (1.49%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.75%) Clustering
7 1 (0.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 86 (64.18%) Windows
2 73 (54.48%) Linux
3 49 (36.57%) Unix
4 44 (32.84%) Windows 7
5 36 (26.87%) Apple iOS
6 31 (23.13%) Windows 8
7 25 (18.66%) Windows Server
8 24 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (17.16%) Android
10 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (10.45%) Windows Vista
12 13 (9.70%) Mac OS X
13 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (5.97%) Windows XP
15 7 (5.22%) CentOS
15 7 (5.22%) Debian
15 7 (5.22%) Ubuntu
16 6 (4.48%) AIX
16 6 (4.48%) Solaris
17 4 (2.99%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.66%) ITIL
3 22 (16.42%) TDD
4 18 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (11.19%) Migration
6 13 (9.70%) Front End Development
7 12 (8.96%) DevOps
8 10 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (7.46%) Pair Programming
9 9 (6.72%) Information Security
9 9 (6.72%) Software Deployment
10 7 (5.22%) BDD
10 7 (5.22%) iOS Development
10 7 (5.22%) Open Source
10 7 (5.22%) Web Development
11 6 (4.48%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (4.48%) Project Management
12 5 (3.73%) ITSM
12 5 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.36%) Python
2 22 (16.42%) JavaScript
3 19 (14.18%) Java
4 18 (13.43%) Ruby
5 15 (11.19%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.96%) Scala
7 11 (8.21%) Go
8 10 (7.46%) C
8 10 (7.46%) PowerShell
9 9 (6.72%) Bash Shell
9 9 (6.72%) C++
9 9 (6.72%) Perl
10 7 (5.22%) Korn
11 6 (4.48%) Objective-C
11 6 (4.48%) PHP
12 5 (3.73%) SQL
13 3 (2.24%) Apple Swift
13 3 (2.24%) C#
13 3 (2.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.46%) CCNA
1 10 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (5.22%) MCSE
4 6 (4.48%) MCSA
5 4 (2.99%) Degree
6 3 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.49%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.49%) CEH
7 2 (1.49%) CISSP
7 2 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.49%) MCP
7 2 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) SLA
2 4 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.24%) QA
4 2 (1.49%) DICOM
4 2 (1.49%) HL7
System Software
1 54 (40.30%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.22%) KVM
3 7 (5.22%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.99%) Dovecot
4 4 (2.99%) iptables
4 4 (2.99%) Sendmail
4 4 (2.99%) Squid
5 3 (2.24%) XenApp
6 2 (1.49%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.49%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.49%) Postfix
7 1 (0.75%) Ceph
7 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.75%) NFS
7 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (14.18%) SCCM
2 11 (8.21%) Nagios
3 10 (7.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (6.72%) Cacti
4 9 (6.72%) Puppet
5 8 (5.97%) SCOM
6 7 (5.22%) OpenNebula
7 5 (3.73%) WSUS
8 4 (2.99%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.49%) MOM
9 2 (1.49%) Opsview
10 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 43 (32.09%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.88%) Apple
3 26 (19.40%) VMware
4 13 (9.70%) Cisco
5 11 (8.21%) Dell
6 10 (7.46%) Citrix
7 8 (5.97%) Red Hat
8 7 (5.22%) Lotus
8 7 (5.22%) NetApp
9 6 (4.48%) Google
9 6 (4.48%) IBM
10 5 (3.73%) Oracle
10 5 (3.73%) Remedy
11 3 (2.24%) Cognos
11 3 (2.24%) HP
11 3 (2.24%) Splunk
12 2 (1.49%) F5
12 2 (1.49%) Meraki
12 2 (1.49%) Novell
12 2 (1.49%) Qualys