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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS
Rank 535 547 544
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 67 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.094% 0.054%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.66% 0.41% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 31 9
Average daily rate £375 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £110 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £288 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £288 £208
% change year-on-year
+35.21% +38.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -5.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £14.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £22.55 £18.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £16.33
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
10095 10740 9914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 22.89% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6187 6281 5497
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 746 864 914
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +20 48 £375 +123.88% 4
North West -14 9 £388 +39.63% 4
South East - 3 £438 - 2
South West - 3 - - 1
East of England - 3 £165 - 3
Yorkshire -14 2 £425 +36.00% 1
Mac OS
UK

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 108 (65.45%) Linux
2 85 (51.52%) Windows
3 83 (50.30%) Unix
4 82 (49.70%) HTML
5 81 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 60 (36.36%) Java
8 58 (35.15%) CSS
9 55 (33.33%) Python
10 39 (23.64%) Ruby
11 38 (23.03%) jQuery
11 38 (23.03%) Web Services
12 36 (21.82%) SDLC
13 35 (21.21%) Windows 7
14 32 (19.39%) Scala
14 32 (19.39%) HTML5
14 32 (19.39%) Front End Development
14 32 (19.39%) Active Directory
14 32 (19.39%) Wi-Fi
15 30 (18.18%) Go
16 29 (17.58%) Apple iOS
16 29 (17.58%) Finance
17 27 (16.36%) C++
18 25 (15.15%) PHP
19 24 (14.55%) Microsoft
19 24 (14.55%) TDD
19 24 (14.55%) Android
20 22 (13.33%) BDD
20 22 (13.33%) C
21 21 (12.73%) .NET

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (10.91%) CMS
2 7 (4.24%) Apache
3 6 (3.64%) Drupal
3 6 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.42%) JBoss
5 4 (2.42%) Node.js
5 4 (2.42%) SAS
5 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.82%) Confluence
6 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.82%) Jetty
6 3 (1.82%) nginx
7 2 (1.21%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.21%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (10.91%) MS Office
2 11 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.61%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.45%) GitHub
2 6 (3.64%) Office 365
3 5 (3.03%) Google Apps
4 4 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.39%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (10.91%) 3G
2 18 (10.91%) 4G
2 18 (10.91%) FTP
2 18 (10.91%) SSH
3 11 (6.67%) DNS
4 9 (5.45%) DHCP
5 8 (4.85%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.24%) HTTP
6 7 (4.24%) Wireless
7 6 (3.64%) Internet
7 6 (3.64%) Intranet
7 6 (3.64%) LAN
7 6 (3.64%) VPN
8 5 (3.03%) Firewall
8 5 (3.03%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (3.03%) SMTP
9 4 (2.42%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (2.42%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.03%) MySQL
4 3 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 20 (12.12%) Subversion
2 12 (7.27%) GitLab
3 9 (5.45%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.24%) Maven
5 4 (2.42%) JIRA
5 4 (2.42%) Selenium
6 3 (1.82%) Ant
6 3 (1.82%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.82%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.82%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.82%) FishEye
6 3 (1.82%) Gradle
6 3 (1.82%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.82%) JMeter
6 3 (1.82%) PhantomJS
6 3 (1.82%) PVCS
6 3 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (17.58%) Finance
2 15 (9.09%) Banking
3 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.21%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) German Language
6 1 (0.61%) Law
6 1 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 88 (53.33%) Developer
2 27 (16.36%) Java Developer
3 21 (12.73%) Desktop Support
4 15 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (8.48%) Python Developer
5 14 (8.48%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.06%) Analyst
7 9 (5.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 9 (5.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (4.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 8 (4.85%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.24%) Mac Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 6 (3.64%) Field Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) IT Support
11 5 (3.03%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
11 5 (3.03%) Digital Developer
11 5 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (3.03%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (49.70%) HTML
2 58 (35.15%) CSS
3 38 (23.03%) jQuery
3 38 (23.03%) Web Services
4 32 (19.39%) HTML5
5 21 (12.73%) .NET
6 20 (12.12%) XML
7 19 (11.52%) Java EE
7 19 (11.52%) RESTful
8 18 (10.91%) RSS
9 16 (9.70%) JSON
10 15 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 14 (8.48%) WSDL
12 9 (5.45%) Django
13 8 (4.85%) Flask
14 7 (4.24%) REST
15 6 (3.64%) Ajax
15 6 (3.64%) Drush
16 5 (3.03%) XHTML
17 3 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.91%) Social Media
2 6 (3.64%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.03%) CMDB
3 5 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.03%) User Experience
4 4 (2.42%) BYOD
5 3 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.82%) iPad
5 3 (1.82%) iPhone
5 3 (1.82%) Tandem
6 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.21%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.21%) PKI
6 2 (1.21%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 108 (65.45%) Linux
2 85 (51.52%) Windows
3 83 (50.30%) Unix
4 35 (21.21%) Windows 7
5 29 (17.58%) Apple iOS
6 24 (14.55%) Android
7 21 (12.73%) Windows 8
8 17 (10.30%) Windows XP
9 16 (9.70%) AIX
9 16 (9.70%) Windows Vista
10 11 (6.67%) Windows Server
11 9 (5.45%) Windows 10
12 8 (4.85%) CentOS
12 8 (4.85%) Ubuntu
13 7 (4.24%) Mac OS X
14 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (3.03%) Debian
15 5 (3.03%) Solaris
16 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.82%) SDLC
3 32 (19.39%) Front End Development
4 24 (14.55%) TDD
5 22 (13.33%) BDD
6 21 (12.73%) Open Source
7 19 (11.52%) OO
8 18 (10.91%) Content Management
8 18 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (10.91%) SEO
9 17 (10.30%) Performance Optimisation
10 16 (9.70%) Software Engineering
11 15 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (8.48%) Data Protection
12 14 (8.48%) OOP
13 13 (7.88%) Waterfall
14 12 (7.27%) Change Control
14 12 (7.27%) ITIL
15 11 (6.67%) Performance Management
16 10 (6.06%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 75 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 60 (36.36%) Java
3 55 (33.33%) Python
4 39 (23.64%) Ruby
5 32 (19.39%) Scala
6 30 (18.18%) Go
7 27 (16.36%) C++
8 25 (15.15%) PHP
9 22 (13.33%) C
10 18 (10.91%) ActionScript
10 18 (10.91%) Objective-C
11 17 (10.30%) VB
12 9 (5.45%) Bash Shell
13 8 (4.85%) Perl
14 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
14 6 (3.64%) SQL
15 5 (3.03%) Korn
16 3 (1.82%) C#
16 3 (1.82%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.61%) FQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.70%) Degree
2 15 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.82%) CCNA
4 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.21%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) ACMT
6 1 (0.61%) CCNP
6 1 (0.61%) MCSA
6 1 (0.61%) MCSE
6 1 (0.61%) MCTS
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (19.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.03%) KVM
4 4 (2.42%) Dovecot
4 4 (2.42%) iptables
4 4 (2.42%) Sendmail
4 4 (2.42%) Squid
5 3 (1.82%) Docker
5 3 (1.82%) vCloud
5 3 (1.82%) XenApp
5 3 (1.82%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.82%) XenServer
6 2 (1.21%) Ceph
6 2 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.21%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.61%) Firmware
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (10.30%) SCCM
2 9 (5.45%) Puppet
3 7 (4.24%) HAProxy
4 6 (3.64%) Nagios
5 5 (3.03%) Cacti
6 4 (2.42%) OpenNebula
6 4 (2.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.82%) Casper Suite
7 3 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.21%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.61%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.61%) Ansible
9 1 (0.61%) Kibana
9 1 (0.61%) logstash
9 1 (0.61%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.61%) SCOM
9 1 (0.61%) SCSM
9 1 (0.61%) WSUS
9 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.30%) VMware
3 15 (9.09%) Apple
4 10 (6.06%) Google
5 8 (4.85%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.24%) Cisco
6 7 (4.24%) Remedy
7 6 (3.64%) HP
8 5 (3.03%) Bloomberg
8 5 (3.03%) Citrix
9 4 (2.42%) Adobe
10 3 (1.82%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.82%) Rally
10 3 (1.82%) Sun
11 2 (1.21%) BMC
11 2 (1.21%) Lotus
11 2 (1.21%) Oracle
11 2 (1.21%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.61%) Avaya
12 1 (0.61%) IBM
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