The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 44 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.26% 1.52% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% 4.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £263 £350
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 123 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.44% 37.27% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 67 119
Average daily rate £350 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £42.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.68% +87.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £24.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £42.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Mac OS X
South West

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Mac OS X
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Mac OS X 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 X.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Mac OS X 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 X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Apple