The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 82 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 19 47 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.22% 3.50% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.40% 14.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 0
Average daily rate £540 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £425 £403
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.40 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Mac OS X
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
352 320 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.54% 23.86% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 207 142
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £185 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.48 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £26.60 £16.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 33 (97.06%) Java
1 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (73.53%) Unix
4 23 (67.65%) HTML
5 21 (61.76%) REST
6 16 (47.06%) MongoDB
7 15 (44.12%) Ruby
8 14 (41.18%) TDD
9 13 (38.24%) Web Design
9 13 (38.24%) HTTP
9 13 (38.24%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (38.24%) Relational Database
10 12 (35.29%) BDD
11 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
11 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (32.35%) Disclosure Scotland
12 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
12 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
12 10 (29.41%) nginx
12 10 (29.41%) Redis
12 10 (29.41%) Apache
12 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
12 10 (29.41%) Python
12 10 (29.41%) Internet
12 10 (29.41%) JSON
12 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (26.47%) Subversion
13 9 (26.47%) Web Development
13 9 (26.47%) JavaScript

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (29.41%) Apache
1 10 (29.41%) nginx
1 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.59%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
2 10 (29.41%) Internet
3 7 (20.59%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) MongoDB
2 13 (38.24%) Relational Database
3 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (29.41%) Redis
4 9 (26.47%) Neo4j
5 6 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (17.65%) MySQL
5 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
2 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 9 (26.47%) Subversion
4 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 8 (23.53%) Selenium
5 7 (20.59%) HP UFT
5 7 (20.59%) JIRA
5 7 (20.59%) JMeter
6 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
7 5 (14.71%) Maven
8 4 (11.76%) Mockito
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Architect
3 10 (29.41%) Technical Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Technical Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Technical Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Digital Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Test Leader
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (11.76%) HTML Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Lead Tester
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Tester
9 2 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) REST
3 10 (29.41%) JSON
4 9 (26.47%) JAX-RS
5 7 (20.59%) .NET
5 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
6 5 (14.71%) Django
6 5 (14.71%) Play Framework
6 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (11.76%) CSS
8 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.94%) Spring
8 1 (2.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) PKI
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 25 (73.53%) Unix
3 8 (23.53%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) TDD
3 13 (38.24%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (38.24%) Web Design
4 12 (35.29%) BDD
5 9 (26.47%) Web Development
6 7 (20.59%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Software Architecture
8 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
8 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Coaching
10 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) Ruby
3 10 (29.41%) Python
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) C
5 7 (20.59%) C#
5 7 (20.59%) Perl
5 7 (20.59%) Scala
5 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.88%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (14.71%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Intel Security