The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 257 305 293
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -12
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 143 88 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.95% 1.86% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 58 33
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£425 £230 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.78% -34.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £90 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £304 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 13
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £24.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Mac OS X
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4853 4731 4402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.97% 21.95% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3350 3140 2778
Average daily rate £413 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 209 283
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £18.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -5.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in London

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
City of London +16 27 £475 +115.90% 11
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 167 (54.93%) Linux
2 151 (49.67%) HTML
3 132 (43.42%) UNIX
4 127 (41.78%) Windows
5 103 (33.88%) Git (software)
6 92 (30.26%) Java
6 92 (30.26%) Subversion
7 90 (29.61%) Web Development
8 88 (28.95%) Web Design
9 87 (28.62%) Relational Database
10 86 (28.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 86 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
11 83 (27.30%) CSS
12 82 (26.97%) HTTP
13 71 (23.36%) Windows 7
14 68 (22.37%) REST
14 68 (22.37%) JavaScript
15 61 (20.07%) Apple iOS
16 57 (18.75%) Configuration Management
17 54 (17.76%) Apple
17 54 (17.76%) Python
18 52 (17.11%) MongoDB
19 51 (16.78%) JAX-RS
20 48 (15.79%) Microsoft
20 48 (15.79%) Ruby
21 46 (15.13%) Neo4j
22 43 (14.14%) Active Directory
23 40 (13.16%) MS Office
23 40 (13.16%) TDD
24 39 (12.83%) Hibernate

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 25 (8.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (3.62%) Node.js
3 11 (3.62%) Apache
3 11 (3.62%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.30%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.64%) nginx
7 4 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.99%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.99%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.99%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.99%) JBoss
9 2 (0.66%) CMS
9 2 (0.66%) IIS
9 2 (0.66%) Lync
10 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (13.16%) MS Office
2 16 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.29%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.99%) Quicktime
6 2 (0.66%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.66%) Maya
6 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.33%) MODO
7 1 (0.33%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.30%) Office 365
2 5 (1.64%) Google Apps
3 4 (1.32%) GitHub
3 4 (1.32%) SaaS
4 3 (0.99%) PaaS
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 82 (26.97%) HTTP
2 20 (6.58%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.26%) Firewall
3 16 (5.26%) Internet
4 14 (4.61%) DNS
5 11 (3.62%) VPN
5 11 (3.62%) DHCP
6 9 (2.96%) LAN
7 4 (1.32%) VoIP
7 4 (1.32%) WAN
7 4 (1.32%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.99%) IMAP
8 3 (0.99%) POP3
8 3 (0.99%) SMTP
8 3 (0.99%) Wireless
9 2 (0.66%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.66%) LDAP
9 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.66%) NAS
10 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (28.62%) Relational Database
2 52 (17.11%) MongoDB
3 46 (15.13%) Neo4j
4 19 (6.25%) MySQL
5 10 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (3.29%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.64%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.64%) FileMaker
7 4 (1.32%) Redis
8 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.99%) Big Data
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 103 (33.88%) Git (software)
2 92 (30.26%) Subversion
3 17 (5.59%) Cucumber
3 17 (5.59%) Maven
4 15 (4.93%) Mockito
5 10 (3.29%) Xcode
6 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.99%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.99%) Gradle
8 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.66%) Ant
8 2 (0.66%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.33%) Appium
9 1 (0.33%) Robotium
9 1 (0.33%) Android Studio
General
1 23 (7.57%) Finance
2 12 (3.95%) Spanish Language
3 9 (2.96%) Publishing
4 8 (2.63%) Advertising
5 6 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.97%) Multimedia
5 6 (1.97%) Banking
6 5 (1.64%) Retail
7 3 (0.99%) Games
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (52.96%) Developer
2 71 (23.36%) Java Developer
3 59 (19.41%) Senior Developer
4 40 (13.16%) Support Engineer
5 30 (9.87%) Desktop Support
6 29 (9.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 26 (8.55%) Desktop Engineer
8 23 (7.57%) Analyst
9 22 (7.24%) Front-End Developer
10 19 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 17 (5.59%) Support Analyst
12 16 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
13 13 (4.28%) IT Support
14 11 (3.62%) Support Specialist
14 11 (3.62%) Applications Support
15 10 (3.29%) Mac Engineer
15 10 (3.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 9 (2.96%) Mobile Developer
17 8 (2.63%) Web Developer
17 8 (2.63%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (49.67%) HTML
2 83 (27.30%) CSS
3 68 (22.37%) REST
4 51 (16.78%) JAX-RS
5 39 (12.83%) Hibernate
6 27 (8.88%) Django
7 24 (7.89%) HTML5
8 18 (5.92%) Web Services
9 12 (3.95%) JSON
10 9 (2.96%) RESTful
10 9 (2.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (2.63%) Ajax
11 8 (2.63%) Spring
11 8 (2.63%) HTML5 Canvas
11 8 (2.63%) jQuery
12 7 (2.30%) XML
13 6 (1.97%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (1.97%) .NET
13 6 (1.97%) CSS3
14 5 (1.64%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.51%) Blackberry
2 22 (7.24%) Visualisation
3 18 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.93%) iPad
5 12 (3.95%) iPhone
6 8 (2.63%) Open Source
6 8 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.64%) User Experience
9 4 (1.32%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.32%) Blog
10 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.99%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.66%) PKI
11 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.66%) Video Editing
11 2 (0.66%) Copywriting
12 1 (0.33%) Online Gambling
12 1 (0.33%) Animation
12 1 (0.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 167 (54.93%) Linux
2 132 (43.42%) UNIX
3 127 (41.78%) Windows
4 71 (23.36%) Windows 7
5 61 (20.07%) Apple iOS
6 38 (12.50%) Android
7 35 (11.51%) Windows XP
8 21 (6.91%) Windows 8
9 17 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (5.59%) Mac OS X Server
10 15 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (4.61%) Mac OS
12 13 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (1.64%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.99%) Solaris
14 3 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.66%) SUSE
15 2 (0.66%) NetWare
15 2 (0.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (29.61%) Web Development
2 88 (28.95%) Web Design
3 86 (28.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 86 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 40 (13.16%) TDD
6 31 (10.20%) BDD
7 17 (5.59%) Asset Management
8 13 (4.28%) E-Commerce
9 12 (3.95%) iOS Development
10 11 (3.62%) Android Development
10 11 (3.62%) ITIL
10 11 (3.62%) Automated Testing
11 10 (3.29%) Line Management
12 8 (2.63%) Change Management
12 8 (2.63%) Scrum
12 8 (2.63%) Incident Management
12 8 (2.63%) Mentoring
12 8 (2.63%) Time Management
13 7 (2.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 92 (30.26%) Java
2 68 (22.37%) JavaScript
3 54 (17.76%) Python
4 48 (15.79%) Ruby
5 33 (10.86%) Scala
6 20 (6.58%) PHP
7 18 (5.92%) SQL
8 14 (4.61%) C
9 7 (2.30%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.30%) Perl
10 5 (1.64%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.32%) C#
12 3 (0.99%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.99%) C++
13 2 (0.66%) VBA
13 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.33%) XQuery
14 1 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (3.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.63%) Degree
3 6 (1.97%) MCP
4 3 (0.99%) ISEB
5 2 (0.66%) MCITP
5 2 (0.66%) CCA
5 2 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.66%) CNE
5 2 (0.66%) Novell Certification
5 2 (0.66%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) CCEA
6 1 (0.33%) CISSP
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.33%) CCNP
6 1 (0.33%) CCNA
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
6 1 (0.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) SLA
2 2 (0.66%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 43 (14.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.99%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.99%) XenApp
5 2 (0.66%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.66%) NDS
5 2 (0.66%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.97%) SCCM
2 5 (1.64%) Casper Suite
3 4 (1.32%) Puppet
4 2 (0.66%) ZENworks
4 2 (0.66%) WSUS
5 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 54 (17.76%) Apple
2 48 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.92%) VMware
4 15 (4.93%) Cisco
5 10 (3.29%) Adobe
5 10 (3.29%) Zend
6 8 (2.63%) Citrix
7 7 (2.30%) Lotus
7 7 (2.30%) Oracle
8 6 (1.97%) Google
9 5 (1.64%) Twitter
9 5 (1.64%) CommVault
9 5 (1.64%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.64%) Sophos
9 5 (1.64%) Altiris
10 4 (1.32%) Reuters
10 4 (1.32%) CQG
10 4 (1.32%) Novell
11 3 (0.99%) Splunk
11 3 (0.99%) CheckPoint
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Rate: 25000-30000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £10 - £14 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
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MPC
Posted: 10 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £450 - 600 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
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Rate: competitive
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London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago