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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 51 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 3 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.79% 1.66% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.21% 6.61% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £494 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.18% +29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £17.75 £12.45
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +42.57%

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
136 121 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.70% 25.16% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 70 66
Median daily rate £328 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £189 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 20
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £38.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Southend-on-Sea -9 3 £494 -10.18%
Mac OS X
East of England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Essex region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Dropwizard
2 2 (66.67%) Neo4j
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Neo4j
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Dropwizard
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) EclipseLink
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle