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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 537 521 503
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -18
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 52 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.080% 0.069%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.44% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 15 16
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£180 £300 £144
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +108.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £156 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £373 £165
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £179 -
% change year-on-year
+111.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £14.55 £25.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.80% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £15.08 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.11 £25.00 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.68 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-49.28% +92.30%
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
11754 10778 10124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 23.30% 22.82% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7071 6149 5413
Average daily rate £363 £360 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 979 1072
Average hourly rate £15.85 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £33.65 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +37 42 £180 -40.00% 13
South East -25 4 - - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £338 - 1
North West -8 1 £165 - 1
East of England -23 1 £450 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £420 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
South West - - - - 1
Mac OS
UK

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 90 (75.63%) Windows
2 43 (36.13%) MS Office
3 38 (31.93%) Active Directory
4 31 (26.05%) Blackberry
5 28 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 28 (23.53%) Apple iOS
6 26 (21.85%) Windows XP
7 24 (20.17%) Linux
7 24 (20.17%) Windows 7
8 22 (18.49%) ITIL
8 22 (18.49%) Mac OS X
9 21 (17.65%) Apple
9 21 (17.65%) IBM Notes
9 21 (17.65%) HTML
9 21 (17.65%) Lotus
9 21 (17.65%) Android
10 18 (15.13%) CSS
11 17 (14.29%) Firewall
12 16 (13.45%) JavaScript
12 16 (13.45%) TCP/IP
12 16 (13.45%) Google Apps
13 15 (12.61%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (12.61%) Google
14 14 (11.76%) Internet
14 14 (11.76%) MS Exchange
14 14 (11.76%) MCP
14 14 (11.76%) MongoDB
15 13 (10.92%) UNIX

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (17.65%) IBM Notes
2 14 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.36%) Lync
6 2 (1.68%) CMS
6 2 (1.68%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.68%) JBoss
7 1 (0.84%) Node.js
7 1 (0.84%) SAS
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 43 (36.13%) MS Office
2 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.92%) Photoshop
3 11 (9.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (4.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.45%) Google Apps
2 10 (8.40%) GitHub
2 10 (8.40%) Heroku
2 10 (8.40%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.29%) Firewall
2 16 (13.45%) TCP/IP
3 15 (12.61%) Wi-Fi
4 14 (11.76%) Internet
5 13 (10.92%) LAN
6 12 (10.08%) WAN
6 12 (10.08%) DNS
7 10 (8.40%) SSH
8 8 (6.72%) DHCP
9 4 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.36%) Wireshark
9 4 (3.36%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (3.36%) WPA2
9 4 (3.36%) UPnP
9 4 (3.36%) 802.11
9 4 (3.36%) WPA
9 4 (3.36%) VPN
9 4 (3.36%) Bluetooth
9 4 (3.36%) DLNA
10 2 (1.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.20%) MySQL
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.68%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.68%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.84%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Cucumber
2 10 (8.40%) Karma Test Runner
2 10 (8.40%) Sublime Text
2 10 (8.40%) RSpec
3 7 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.36%) Subversion
4 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.52%) Hudson
6 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.84%) Maven
6 1 (0.84%) Mockito
General
1 10 (8.40%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.04%) Games
3 5 (4.20%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) French Language
3 5 (4.20%) German Language
3 5 (4.20%) Spanish Language
4 4 (3.36%) Publishing
5 3 (2.52%) Back Office
6 2 (1.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (26.89%) Support Engineer
2 30 (25.21%) Analyst
3 17 (14.29%) Developer
4 15 (12.61%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (10.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (10.08%) IT Support
6 12 (10.08%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (10.08%) Service Analyst
7 11 (9.24%) Support Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (8.40%) Desktop Support
9 9 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (7.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) Technical Support
12 5 (4.20%) Help Desk Analyst
12 5 (4.20%) 1st Line Support
12 5 (4.20%) IT Consultant
12 5 (4.20%) Consultant
12 5 (4.20%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.65%) HTML
2 18 (15.13%) CSS
3 11 (9.24%) HTML5
3 11 (9.24%) Backbone.js
3 11 (9.24%) AngularJS
4 10 (8.40%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (4.20%) REST
6 4 (3.36%) Application Packaging
6 4 (3.36%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.36%) Sass
7 3 (2.52%) XML
7 3 (2.52%) jQuery
8 2 (1.68%) Django
8 2 (1.68%) Spring MVC
8 2 (1.68%) JPA
8 2 (1.68%) Spring
8 2 (1.68%) JAAS
8 2 (1.68%) JAX-RS
9 1 (0.84%) CSS3
9 1 (0.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.05%) Blackberry
2 10 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.52%) iPhone
4 2 (1.68%) iPad
4 2 (1.68%) Copywriting
4 2 (1.68%) User Experience
4 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.84%) W3C
5 1 (0.84%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.84%) Animation
5 1 (0.84%) Economics
5 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 90 (75.63%) Windows
2 28 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 26 (21.85%) Windows XP
4 24 (20.17%) Linux
4 24 (20.17%) Windows 7
5 22 (18.49%) Mac OS X
6 21 (17.65%) Android
7 15 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (10.92%) UNIX
8 13 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.04%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.84%) CentOS
11 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.49%) ITIL
2 15 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (9.24%) TDD
4 9 (7.56%) Scrum
5 8 (6.72%) Software Engineering
5 8 (6.72%) Service Management
5 8 (6.72%) ITSM
6 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.04%) Problem Management
7 6 (5.04%) DevOps
8 5 (4.20%) Web Development
9 4 (3.36%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.52%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (2.52%) Migration
10 3 (2.52%) MVC
10 3 (2.52%) Web Design
10 3 (2.52%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (1.68%) Network Management
11 2 (1.68%) Load Balancing
11 2 (1.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.45%) JavaScript
2 13 (10.92%) C
3 11 (9.24%) Ruby
4 7 (5.88%) Java
5 6 (5.04%) Python
6 5 (4.20%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.36%) AppleScript
7 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.52%) SQL
8 3 (2.52%) PHP
9 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.84%) Perl
10 1 (0.84%) C#
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.84%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 14 (11.76%) MCP
2 9 (7.56%) A+ Certification
3 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.04%) MCSE
5 4 (3.36%) MCSA
5 4 (3.36%) CCNA
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.52%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.68%) CCSE
7 2 (1.68%) MCITP
7 2 (1.68%) CCSA
7 2 (1.68%) CISSP
7 2 (1.68%) CCDA
7 2 (1.68%) CCDP
7 2 (1.68%) CCNP
7 2 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.68%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (31.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.68%) Xen
3 2 (1.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Casper Suite
2 4 (3.36%) Puppet
2 4 (3.36%) SCCM
3 3 (2.52%) CFEngine
3 3 (2.52%) Graylog2
3 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.52%) SCSM
3 3 (2.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.65%) Apple
2 21 (17.65%) Lotus
3 15 (12.61%) Google
4 11 (9.24%) VMware
5 10 (8.40%) Cisco
6 8 (6.72%) Remedy
7 6 (5.04%) Adobe
8 5 (4.20%) Intel
9 3 (2.52%) Citrix
9 3 (2.52%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.52%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.68%) Oracle
10 2 (1.68%) NetApp
11 1 (0.84%) F5
11 1 (0.84%) HP
11 1 (0.84%) SAP
11 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.84%) Mercator
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