The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank - 49 31
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 5 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.97% 7.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.57% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 24
Median daily rate - £583 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Mac OS X
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
121 140 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.47% 27.08% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 59
Median daily rate £336 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £591 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 28
Median hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.85% +112.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mac OS X across the Essex region.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the Essex region.

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Essex