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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank - 54 59
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 1.50% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.45% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £12.40 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +3.33%
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
129 124 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.93% 23.18% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 68 77
Median daily rate £348 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.94% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £155 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 12 25
Median hourly rate £16.50 £40.60 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.35% +113.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
1 7 (87.50%) Middleware
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Kanban
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
1 7 (87.50%) REST
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (87.50%) User Stories
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) API Design
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Web Design

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
1 6 (75.00%) SSL
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Middleware
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Django
3 4 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Kanban
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
1 7 (87.50%) User Stories
2 6 (75.00%) API Design
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Coaching
3 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (62.50%) Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) WSO2
2 1 (12.50%) Apple