The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 66 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% - 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£338 - £105
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -11.11%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
187 168 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.79% 24.89% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 72 70
Average daily rate £350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 18
Average hourly rate £9.50 £15.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.75 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth - 1 £338 - 1
Mac OS X
East of England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) VLE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) GCC
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) MFC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) VLE
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Wiki
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce
3 1 (25.00%) HP