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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 517 523 535
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 61 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.081% 0.064%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% 0.36% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 13
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£191 £295 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.16% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £233 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £360 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.58 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.53 £13.67 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £181.50 £16.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.67 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +1.22%
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
11446 10930 11334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.74% 22.72% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6612 6221 5908
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £178 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 968 1129
Average hourly rate £15.73 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.05 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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 +19 39 £165 -42.35% 8
South East +1 9 £375 - 3
South West -26 8 £350 - 1
North West -3 2 £200 -46.66%
East of England -30 1 £175 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Mac OS
UK

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 65 (71.43%) Windows
2 35 (38.46%) MS Office
3 30 (32.97%) Linux
4 27 (29.67%) Active Directory
5 24 (26.37%) Windows 7
6 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 20 (21.98%) HTML
7 20 (21.98%) Microsoft
8 19 (20.88%) CSS
8 19 (20.88%) Windows XP
9 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
9 17 (18.68%) Blackberry
9 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (15.38%) MS Exchange
10 14 (15.38%) Ruby
11 13 (14.29%) Mac OS X
11 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (14.29%) Firewall
12 12 (13.19%) TDD
12 12 (13.19%) Internet
12 12 (13.19%) Android
12 12 (13.19%) HTML5
12 12 (13.19%) Apple iOS
13 11 (12.09%) ITIL
13 11 (12.09%) MCP
13 11 (12.09%) UNIX
13 11 (12.09%) Photoshop
13 11 (12.09%) IBM Notes
13 11 (12.09%) C
13 11 (12.09%) PostgreSQL

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.09%) IBM Notes
3 5 (5.49%) Lync
4 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.10%) CMS
6 1 (1.10%) Apache
6 1 (1.10%) Drupal
6 1 (1.10%) nginx
6 1 (1.10%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (38.46%) MS Office
2 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
3 11 (12.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (12.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Amazon S3
1 10 (10.99%) Heroku
1 10 (10.99%) GitHub
2 3 (3.30%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.29%) Firewall
2 12 (13.19%) Internet
3 10 (10.99%) SSH
3 10 (10.99%) LAN
4 8 (8.79%) WAN
5 4 (4.40%) DHCP
5 4 (4.40%) DNS
6 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.20%) Wireless
7 2 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.20%) VPN
7 2 (2.20%) HTTP
8 1 (1.10%) VoIP
8 1 (1.10%) SAN
8 1 (1.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (10.99%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.49%) MySQL
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) RSpec
1 10 (10.99%) Cucumber
1 10 (10.99%) Karma Test Runner
1 10 (10.99%) Sublime Text
2 4 (4.40%) Selenium
2 4 (4.40%) Subversion
2 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.30%) Behat
4 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.10%) Grunt
4 1 (1.10%) Hudson
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (1.10%) Mocha
General
1 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Publishing
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Games
5 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (29.67%) Support Engineer
2 18 (19.78%) Analyst
3 15 (16.48%) Developer
4 12 (13.19%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (10.99%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Technical Support
6 8 (8.79%) Desktop Support
6 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.69%) IT Support
8 6 (6.59%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (5.49%) Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Mac Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.98%) HTML
2 19 (20.88%) CSS
3 12 (13.19%) HTML5
4 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
4 10 (10.99%) Backbone.js
4 10 (10.99%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (5.49%) XML
5 5 (5.49%) Sass
6 4 (4.40%) Application Packaging
7 2 (2.20%) Django
7 2 (2.20%) jQuery
7 2 (2.20%) .NET
7 2 (2.20%) REST
8 1 (1.10%) CSS3
8 1 (1.10%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.10%) WinRT
8 1 (1.10%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.10%) Mustache
8 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.20%) iPad
3 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.10%) iPhone
4 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.10%) Open Source
4 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (71.43%) Windows
2 30 (32.97%) Linux
3 24 (26.37%) Windows 7
4 19 (20.88%) Windows XP
5 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (13.19%) Android
7 12 (13.19%) Apple iOS
8 11 (12.09%) UNIX
9 7 (7.69%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.30%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.10%) Debian
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.19%) TDD
2 11 (12.09%) ITIL
2 11 (12.09%) Scrum
3 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
5 4 (4.40%) Web Development
5 4 (4.40%) Web Design
5 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (3.30%) DevOps
7 2 (2.20%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.20%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.20%) Data Security
7 2 (2.20%) Migration
7 2 (2.20%) Project Management
7 2 (2.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.20%) Security Testing
7 2 (2.20%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.20%) Manual Testing
7 2 (2.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 14 (15.38%) Ruby
3 11 (12.09%) C
4 7 (7.69%) PHP
5 5 (5.49%) Python
5 5 (5.49%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.40%) Java
7 3 (3.30%) C++
8 2 (2.20%) C#
8 2 (2.20%) Scala
9 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.10%) SQL
9 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) MCP
2 5 (5.49%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.30%) Degree
4 2 (2.20%) MCITP
4 2 (2.20%) MCSE
4 2 (2.20%) MCSA
4 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.10%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 27 (29.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) Xen
4 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.10%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
1 2 (2.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.09%) Lotus
3 9 (9.89%) Adobe
4 8 (8.79%) Apple
5 7 (7.69%) VMware
6 6 (6.59%) Cisco
7 4 (4.40%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.30%) Remedy
8 3 (3.30%) Citrix
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle
9 2 (2.20%) SAP
9 2 (2.20%) NetApp
9 2 (2.20%) F5
9 2 (2.20%) Google
10 1 (1.10%) Zend
10 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.10%) Meraki
10 1 (1.10%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.10%) HP
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