The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 40 38
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.55% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.00% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Median daily rate - £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £17.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +36.53%

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 100 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.31% 25.84% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 59 61
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £492 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Mac OS X
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) VMware