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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 275 316 313
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -3
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 131 90 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.68% 1.80% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 52 34
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£388 £444 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.67% +121.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £164 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £263
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 23
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.45 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £21.05 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.40 £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
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
4884 4993 4415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.84% 20.68% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3268 3365 2869
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 230 234
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £31.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +25 28 £200 -50.00% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 2
Wembley - - - -
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 120 (45.28%) Windows
2 114 (43.02%) Linux
3 113 (42.64%) HTML
4 91 (34.34%) UNIX
5 87 (32.83%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (28.68%) Java
7 75 (28.30%) Apple
8 71 (26.79%) Git (software)
9 69 (26.04%) Windows 7
10 67 (25.28%) Web Design
11 66 (24.91%) Apple iOS
12 65 (24.53%) Responsive Web Design
12 65 (24.53%) Subversion
13 64 (24.15%) Relational Database
14 62 (23.40%) HTTP
15 58 (21.89%) Active Directory
16 56 (21.13%) JavaScript
17 55 (20.75%) Microsoft
17 55 (20.75%) Web Development
18 54 (20.38%) TDD
18 54 (20.38%) REST
19 52 (19.62%) CSS
20 47 (17.74%) Android
21 46 (17.36%) BDD
22 42 (15.85%) MS Office
23 36 (13.58%) MongoDB
23 36 (13.58%) JAX-RS
24 34 (12.83%) Neo4j
25 33 (12.45%) Configuration Management
26 32 (12.08%) HTML5

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.66%) Node.js
3 13 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.02%) Apache
6 5 (1.89%) nginx
7 4 (1.51%) Lync
7 4 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.51%) IIS
8 3 (1.13%) JBoss
8 3 (1.13%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.13%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.13%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.75%) CMS
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 42 (15.85%) MS Office
2 20 (7.55%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.77%) Final Cut Pro
4 7 (2.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.13%) Quicktime
6 3 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.75%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (0.75%) Maya
7 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.38%) InDesign
8 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.38%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.28%) Office 365
2 10 (3.77%) Google Apps
3 5 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.89%) GitHub
4 4 (1.51%) SaaS
5 3 (1.13%) PaaS
6 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (23.40%) HTTP
2 25 (9.43%) TCP/IP
3 19 (7.17%) LAN
4 17 (6.42%) VPN
5 14 (5.28%) DNS
6 13 (4.91%) Wireless
7 11 (4.15%) DHCP
7 11 (4.15%) Ethernet
8 10 (3.77%) VoIP
9 8 (3.02%) WAN
9 8 (3.02%) Internet
9 8 (3.02%) Firewall
10 7 (2.64%) VLAN
11 6 (2.26%) WLAN
12 4 (1.51%) SAN
12 4 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.51%) WebEx
13 3 (1.13%) Cisco PIX
13 3 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (24.15%) Relational Database
2 36 (13.58%) MongoDB
3 34 (12.83%) Neo4j
4 17 (6.42%) MySQL
5 11 (4.15%) FileMaker
6 6 (2.26%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 71 (26.79%) Git (software)
2 65 (24.53%) Subversion
3 23 (8.68%) Maven
4 21 (7.92%) Mockito
4 21 (7.92%) Cucumber
5 13 (4.91%) Xcode
6 7 (2.64%) Grunt
7 6 (2.26%) Mocha
7 6 (2.26%) Jasmine
7 6 (2.26%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.13%) Gradle
10 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.75%) Ant
10 2 (0.75%) Hudson
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.38%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.38%) Appium
General
1 17 (6.42%) Finance
2 11 (4.15%) Publishing
2 11 (4.15%) Spanish Language
3 8 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.26%) Retail
5 4 (1.51%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.75%) Advertising
6 2 (0.75%) Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Local Government
7 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (46.42%) Developer
2 59 (22.26%) Java Developer
3 41 (15.47%) Support Engineer
4 39 (14.72%) Desktop Support
5 30 (11.32%) Analyst
5 30 (11.32%) Senior Developer
6 26 (9.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 26 (9.81%) Front-End Developer
7 23 (8.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 21 (7.92%) Support Analyst
8 21 (7.92%) Mac Engineer
9 15 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (4.53%) IT Support
12 11 (4.15%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 11 (4.15%) Support Specialist
13 10 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
14 8 (3.02%) iOS Developer
14 8 (3.02%) PC Engineer
14 8 (3.02%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (42.64%) HTML
2 54 (20.38%) REST
3 52 (19.62%) CSS
4 36 (13.58%) JAX-RS
5 32 (12.08%) HTML5
6 26 (9.81%) Web Services
7 24 (9.06%) Hibernate
8 11 (4.15%) HTML5 Canvas
9 10 (3.77%) CSS3
10 9 (3.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (3.40%) Spring
10 9 (3.40%) JSON
10 9 (3.40%) RESTful
11 8 (3.02%) jQuery
11 8 (3.02%) Ajax
11 8 (3.02%) Backbone.js
12 7 (2.64%) Sass
13 6 (2.26%) Mustache
13 6 (2.26%) HTML5 Boilerplate
13 6 (2.26%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.81%) Blackberry
2 25 (9.43%) iPhone
3 24 (9.06%) Mobile App
4 21 (7.92%) iPad
5 11 (4.15%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.26%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.26%) User Experience
7 3 (1.13%) Open Source
7 3 (1.13%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.13%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.75%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.75%) Animation
8 2 (0.75%) Video Editing
8 2 (0.75%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.75%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 120 (45.28%) Windows
2 114 (43.02%) Linux
3 91 (34.34%) UNIX
4 69 (26.04%) Windows 7
5 66 (24.91%) Apple iOS
6 47 (17.74%) Android
7 31 (11.70%) Windows XP
8 25 (9.43%) Mac OS X Server
9 16 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (6.04%) Windows 8
10 14 (5.28%) Mac OS
11 12 (4.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (2.64%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.89%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.13%) Solaris
15 2 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.75%) CentOS
15 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (32.83%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (25.28%) Web Design
3 65 (24.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 55 (20.75%) Web Development
5 54 (20.38%) TDD
6 46 (17.36%) BDD
7 33 (12.45%) Configuration Management
8 20 (7.55%) iOS Development
9 18 (6.79%) ITIL
10 16 (6.04%) Automated Testing
11 13 (4.91%) Android Development
11 13 (4.91%) Mobile Development
12 12 (4.53%) E-Commerce
13 10 (3.77%) Incident Management
13 10 (3.77%) Asset Management
14 8 (3.02%) Service Delivery
15 6 (2.26%) Workflow
15 6 (2.26%) Scrum
15 6 (2.26%) Software Engineering
15 6 (2.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 76 (28.68%) Java
2 56 (21.13%) JavaScript
3 22 (8.30%) Ruby
4 21 (7.92%) SQL
5 17 (6.42%) Python
6 16 (6.04%) Scala
7 8 (3.02%) C
8 7 (2.64%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.89%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.51%) Perl
11 3 (1.13%) PHP
11 3 (1.13%) C#
11 3 (1.13%) VBA
11 3 (1.13%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.75%) C++
12 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.38%) XPath
13 1 (0.38%) XQuery
13 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.26%) Degree
3 6 (2.26%) MCSE
4 5 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.51%) MCITP
6 3 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.13%) CCNP
6 3 (1.13%) CCNA
6 3 (1.13%) CCA
6 3 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.13%) CCEA
6 3 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.75%) MCP
7 2 (0.75%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ISEB
8 1 (0.38%) MCSA
8 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.38%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.38%) HIPAA
System Software
1 58 (21.89%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.51%) XenApp
5 3 (1.13%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.13%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.75%) Samba
7 1 (0.38%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (3.40%) Casper Suite
2 8 (3.02%) SCCM
3 5 (1.89%) Puppet
4 2 (0.75%) ZENworks
4 2 (0.75%) WSUS
5 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 75 (28.30%) Apple
2 55 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 24 (9.06%) VMware
4 20 (7.55%) Cisco
5 14 (5.28%) Adobe
6 12 (4.53%) Google
7 11 (4.15%) Citrix
8 4 (1.51%) Remedy
8 4 (1.51%) Twitter
9 3 (1.13%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.13%) Sophos
9 3 (1.13%) Wyse
9 3 (1.13%) BMC
9 3 (1.13%) Lotus
9 3 (1.13%) Oracle
10 2 (0.75%) Sun
10 2 (0.75%) HP
10 2 (0.75%) Dell
10 2 (0.75%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.75%) Novell
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