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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 536 504 502
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -2
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 62 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.089% 0.088%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 22
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£180 £265 £145
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.13% +82.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £158 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £335 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £208 £325
% change year-on-year
+102.40% -36.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £15.08 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £15.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.59 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-41.64% +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
12065 10951 10220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.88% 23.13% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7263 6288 5481
Average daily rate £355 £363 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1060 989 1074
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 £10.50 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +31 45 £180 -35.13% 15
South East -28 7 - - 3
East of England -13 3 £438 -
Yorkshire -6 2 £365 +46.00% 2
South West -28 2 - -
North West +2 1 £165 -
West Midlands - 1 £420 -
East Midlands - 1 £250 - 1
Mac OS
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Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 94 (76.42%) Windows
2 45 (36.59%) MS Office
3 35 (28.46%) Active Directory
4 31 (25.20%) Blackberry
4 31 (25.20%) Microsoft
5 30 (24.39%) Apple iOS
6 27 (21.95%) Linux
7 25 (20.33%) Windows XP
7 25 (20.33%) Windows 7
8 24 (19.51%) Android
9 23 (18.70%) ITIL
10 22 (17.89%) HTML
11 21 (17.07%) IBM Notes
11 21 (17.07%) Lotus
11 21 (17.07%) Mac OS X
12 19 (15.45%) CSS
13 18 (14.63%) Apple
14 17 (13.82%) Firewall
14 17 (13.82%) JavaScript
14 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (13.82%) Google Apps
15 16 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (13.01%) Google
15 16 (13.01%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (12.20%) MCP
16 15 (12.20%) MS Exchange
17 14 (11.38%) LAN
17 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
17 14 (11.38%) UNIX

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (17.07%) IBM Notes
2 15 (12.20%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.25%) Lync
5 2 (1.63%) JBoss
5 2 (1.63%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.81%) Node.js
6 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 45 (36.59%) MS Office
2 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (8.94%) Photoshop
3 11 (8.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (4.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.82%) Google Apps
2 10 (8.13%) GitHub
2 10 (8.13%) Heroku
2 10 (8.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.82%) Firewall
2 16 (13.01%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (11.38%) LAN
3 14 (11.38%) Internet
4 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
5 12 (9.76%) WAN
6 10 (8.13%) SSH
6 10 (8.13%) DNS
7 7 (5.69%) DHCP
8 5 (4.07%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (3.25%) WPA
9 4 (3.25%) 802.11
9 4 (3.25%) Bluetooth
9 4 (3.25%) UPnP
9 4 (3.25%) Wireshark
9 4 (3.25%) WPA2
9 4 (3.25%) DLNA
10 3 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.44%) VPN
11 2 (1.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.38%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.13%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.25%) MySQL
4 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.63%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.63%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.81%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Cucumber
2 10 (8.13%) Karma Test Runner
2 10 (8.13%) Sublime Text
2 10 (8.13%) RSpec
3 8 (6.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.07%) Subversion
5 4 (3.25%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.44%) Hudson
7 1 (0.81%) Selenium
7 1 (0.81%) Mockito
7 1 (0.81%) Maven
7 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (8.13%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.07%) French Language
2 5 (4.07%) German Language
2 5 (4.07%) Spanish Language
2 5 (4.07%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Games
3 3 (2.44%) Back Office
3 3 (2.44%) Publishing
4 2 (1.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (27.64%) Support Engineer
2 31 (25.20%) Analyst
3 19 (15.45%) Developer
4 17 (13.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (11.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) IT Support
7 12 (9.76%) Support Analyst
8 11 (8.94%) Service Analyst
8 11 (8.94%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (8.13%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (7.32%) Technical Support
10 9 (7.32%) Desktop Support
10 9 (7.32%) Desktop Engineer
10 9 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 7 (5.69%) 1st Line Support
13 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 5 (4.07%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 5 (4.07%) Mac Engineer
13 5 (4.07%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.89%) HTML
2 19 (15.45%) CSS
3 11 (8.94%) HTML5
3 11 (8.94%) Backbone.js
3 11 (8.94%) AngularJS
4 10 (8.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (4.07%) REST
6 4 (3.25%) XML
6 4 (3.25%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.25%) Application Packaging
6 4 (3.25%) Sass
7 2 (1.63%) JAAS
7 2 (1.63%) Spring
7 2 (1.63%) JPA
7 2 (1.63%) Django
7 2 (1.63%) Spring MVC
7 2 (1.63%) JAX-RS
8 1 (0.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (0.81%) Android SDK
8 1 (0.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.20%) Blackberry
2 10 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.44%) iPhone
4 2 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.63%) iPad
4 2 (1.63%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.81%) Economics
5 1 (0.81%) Animation
5 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.81%) W3C
5 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 94 (76.42%) Windows
2 30 (24.39%) Apple iOS
3 27 (21.95%) Linux
4 25 (20.33%) Windows XP
4 25 (20.33%) Windows 7
5 24 (19.51%) Android
6 21 (17.07%) Mac OS X
7 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (11.38%) UNIX
10 8 (6.50%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.81%) CentOS
13 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.70%) ITIL
2 16 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.94%) TDD
4 9 (7.32%) Scrum
5 8 (6.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (6.50%) ITSM
5 8 (6.50%) Service Management
6 7 (5.69%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.88%) Web Development
7 6 (4.88%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.88%) DevOps
8 4 (3.25%) Web Design
8 4 (3.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.44%) MVC
10 2 (1.63%) Migration
10 2 (1.63%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.63%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.82%) JavaScript
2 14 (11.38%) C
3 13 (10.57%) Ruby
4 8 (6.50%) Python
5 7 (5.69%) Java
6 5 (4.07%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.25%) AppleScript
8 3 (2.44%) SQL
9 2 (1.63%) PHP
9 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.63%) Scala
10 1 (0.81%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) C#
10 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) MCP
2 9 (7.32%) A+ Certification
3 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.07%) MCSE
5 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.44%) CCNA
5 3 (2.44%) MCSA
6 2 (1.63%) MCITP
6 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.81%) VCP5
7 1 (0.81%) VCAP
7 1 (0.81%) CCSE
7 1 (0.81%) Degree
7 1 (0.81%) MCTS
7 1 (0.81%) CCSA
7 1 (0.81%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (28.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) Xen
4 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Casper Suite
2 4 (3.25%) SCCM
2 4 (3.25%) Puppet
3 3 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.44%) Graylog2
3 3 (2.44%) SCSM
3 3 (2.44%) CFEngine
3 3 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.07%) Lotus
3 18 (14.63%) Apple
4 16 (13.01%) Google
5 11 (8.94%) VMware
6 10 (8.13%) Cisco
7 7 (5.69%) Remedy
8 6 (4.88%) Adobe
9 5 (4.07%) Intel
10 3 (2.44%) LANDesk
10 3 (2.44%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.44%) Citrix
11 2 (1.63%) Oracle
11 2 (1.63%) SAP
11 2 (1.63%) NetApp
12 1 (0.81%) F5
12 1 (0.81%) Zend
12 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.81%) HP
12 1 (0.81%) Mercator
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