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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 575 558 539
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -19
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 51 93 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 0.82% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 71 39
Median daily rate £378 £400 £194
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +106.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £115 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £420 £338
% change year-on-year
-49.40% +24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 11
Median hourly rate £14.23 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.06% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.10 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -21.21%
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
10349 11288 11729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.05% 21.42% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6622 6733 6891
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 555 881 1029
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -14 40 £379 +24.18% 11
North West +17 4 £186 -30.69%
East of England +15 4 £375 -
South East +14 2 £185 -43.07% 3
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Mac OS
UK

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 76 (64.96%) Windows
2 51 (43.59%) Linux
3 46 (39.32%) Microsoft
4 40 (34.19%) Active Directory
4 40 (34.19%) Apple
5 38 (32.48%) Unix
5 38 (32.48%) MS Office
6 35 (29.91%) Windows 7
7 32 (27.35%) ITIL
8 31 (26.50%) Apple iOS
9 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (20.51%) Python
10 24 (20.51%) Windows 8
11 23 (19.66%) TDD
12 21 (17.95%) Android
13 20 (17.09%) MS Exchange
14 18 (15.38%) Shell Script
14 18 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (13.68%) SCCM
16 16 (13.68%) MS Excel
17 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
17 15 (12.82%) Windows Server
18 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (11.11%) Finance
19 13 (11.11%) HTTP
19 13 (11.11%) Office 365
19 13 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
20 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
20 12 (10.26%) DNS

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 20 (17.09%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.26%) IIS
4 8 (6.84%) IBM Notes
4 8 (6.84%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.98%) Apache
5 7 (5.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (5.13%) Skype for Business
7 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.27%) WebSphere
8 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.71%) nginx
10 2 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (32.48%) MS Office
2 16 (13.68%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.13%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.85%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.11%) Office 365
2 12 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.84%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (5.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (5.13%) Google Apps
6 3 (2.56%) SaaS
7 2 (1.71%) Yammer
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) HTTP
2 12 (10.26%) DNS
3 11 (9.40%) Firewall
4 9 (7.69%) DHCP
4 9 (7.69%) LDAP
5 7 (5.98%) LAN
6 6 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (5.13%) VPN
6 6 (5.13%) WAN
7 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.27%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.42%) NAS
9 3 (2.56%) Internet
9 3 (2.56%) Network Security
9 3 (2.56%) SSL
9 3 (2.56%) VoIP
10 2 (1.71%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.71%) Wireless
10 2 (1.71%) Wireshark
10 2 (1.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (8.55%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.84%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.56%) MySQL
6 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.13%) Xcode
2 4 (3.42%) Babel
2 4 (3.42%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (3.42%) Mocha
2 4 (3.42%) webpack
3 1 (0.85%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.85%) Gradle
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.85%) Maven
General
1 13 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Retail
3 2 (1.71%) Back Office
3 2 (1.71%) French Language
3 2 (1.71%) German Language
3 2 (1.71%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (1.71%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (26.50%) Developer
2 22 (18.80%) Support Engineer
3 16 (13.68%) Analyst
4 14 (11.97%) Desktop Support
5 12 (10.26%) Python Developer
6 11 (9.40%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (8.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (8.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (8.55%) Linux Scripter
8 9 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Linux Support
8 9 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Mac Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 8 (6.84%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.98%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Technical Support
10 7 (5.98%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.69%) Regular Expression
2 8 (6.84%) Flask
2 8 (6.84%) HTML
2 8 (6.84%) SQLAlchemy
3 6 (5.13%) UIKit
4 5 (4.27%) CSS
5 4 (3.42%) Chai
5 4 (3.42%) CSS3
5 4 (3.42%) HTML5
5 4 (3.42%) React
5 4 (3.42%) Web Components
5 4 (3.42%) Web Services
5 4 (3.42%) XHTML
6 2 (1.71%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.71%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (1.71%) RESTful
7 1 (0.85%) Java Concurrency
7 1 (0.85%) JSON
7 1 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 8 (6.84%) iPhone
5 7 (5.98%) iPad
6 6 (5.13%) Apple TV
7 5 (4.27%) Smartphone
7 5 (4.27%) User Experience
8 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.71%) BYOD
10 2 (1.71%) Fintech
10 2 (1.71%) Neural Network
10 2 (1.71%) Reinsurance
10 2 (1.71%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.85%) Telematics
11 1 (0.85%) Xserve
Operating Systems
1 76 (64.96%) Windows
2 51 (43.59%) Linux
3 38 (32.48%) Unix
4 35 (29.91%) Windows 7
5 31 (26.50%) Apple iOS
6 24 (20.51%) Windows 8
7 21 (17.95%) Android
8 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (12.82%) Windows Server
10 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (8.55%) Windows Vista
13 9 (7.69%) Mac OS X
14 5 (4.27%) Windows 10
15 4 (3.42%) Windows XP
16 2 (1.71%) VMS
16 2 (1.71%) Windows NT
17 1 (0.85%) CentOS
17 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) ITIL
2 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.66%) TDD
4 18 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (8.55%) DevOps
5 10 (8.55%) Pair Programming
6 9 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 9 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
6 9 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (6.84%) Project Management
8 7 (5.98%) Migration
9 6 (5.13%) Information Security
9 6 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.13%) Software Deployment
9 6 (5.13%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.27%) OO
10 5 (4.27%) Patch Management
10 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.51%) Python
2 18 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 10 (8.55%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.69%) Perl
5 8 (6.84%) Java
6 7 (5.98%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.13%) Apple Swift
7 6 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.13%) SQL
8 4 (3.42%) ES6
9 3 (2.56%) C#
9 3 (2.56%) C++
9 3 (2.56%) Ruby
9 3 (2.56%) VBScript
10 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.98%) CCNA
3 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.98%) MCSE
3 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.13%) MCSA
5 3 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.56%) CISSP
5 3 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (2.56%) Degree
5 3 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.56%) MCP
6 2 (1.71%) CCA
6 2 (1.71%) CCENT
6 2 (1.71%) CEH
6 2 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.71%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.85%) DICOM
4 1 (0.85%) HL7
System Software
1 40 (34.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) XenApp
4 2 (1.71%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.71%) Postfix
4 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (13.68%) SCCM
2 6 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (3.42%) SCOM
4 2 (1.71%) Cacti
4 2 (1.71%) MOM
4 2 (1.71%) Opsview
4 2 (1.71%) Puppet
4 2 (1.71%) SCSM
5 1 (0.85%) EnCase
5 1 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) FTK
5 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (39.32%) Microsoft
2 40 (34.19%) Apple
3 12 (10.26%) VMware
4 11 (9.40%) Citrix
5 9 (7.69%) Cisco
6 8 (6.84%) Lotus
7 7 (5.98%) Google
8 6 (5.13%) Dell
9 5 (4.27%) Oracle
9 5 (4.27%) Splunk
10 3 (2.56%) Cognos
10 3 (2.56%) Samsung
10 3 (2.56%) Sophos
11 2 (1.71%) Adobe
11 2 (1.71%) BMC
11 2 (1.71%) F5
11 2 (1.71%) HP
11 2 (1.71%) NetApp
11 2 (1.71%) Novell
11 2 (1.71%) Qualys
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