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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 256 322 307
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -15
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 164 101 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 1.75% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 61 49
Average daily rate
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£375 £330 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £155 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £213 £313
% change year-on-year
+102.35% -32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 11
Average hourly rate £16.63 £17.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.16% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £13.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.76 £23.70 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.20 £12.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +2.08%
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
5629 5758 5060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.92% 22.80% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3902 3802 3322
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 231 247
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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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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 +18 36 £350 -17.64% 9
Docklands, London +21 6 £135 -46.00%
Hillingdon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 200 (67.80%) Linux
2 147 (49.83%) HTML
3 145 (49.15%) UNIX
4 133 (45.08%) Git (software)
5 129 (43.73%) Windows
6 117 (39.66%) CSS
7 114 (38.64%) Web Development
8 113 (38.31%) Subversion
8 113 (38.31%) Web Design
8 113 (38.31%) Responsive Web Design
9 108 (36.61%) Relational Database
10 101 (34.24%) HTTP
11 97 (32.88%) JavaScript
12 95 (32.20%) Configuration Management
13 78 (26.44%) Ruby
14 75 (25.42%) Python
15 74 (25.08%) Java
16 68 (23.05%) Windows 7
17 66 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
18 54 (18.31%) Visualisation
19 50 (16.95%) Apple
20 43 (14.58%) Scala
21 41 (13.90%) MS Office
22 38 (12.88%) Microsoft
22 38 (12.88%) Active Directory
23 37 (12.54%) REST
24 36 (12.20%) MongoDB
24 36 (12.20%) Blackberry
25 34 (11.53%) PHP
26 31 (10.51%) Windows XP

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 26 (8.81%) Node.js
2 25 (8.47%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.39%) IBM Notes
5 8 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.36%) WordPress
8 3 (1.02%) Apache
8 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) IIS
10 1 (0.34%) JBoss
10 1 (0.34%) nginx
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (13.90%) MS Office
2 13 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.34%) MODO
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
4 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.34%) InDesign
4 1 (0.34%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) Office 365
2 2 (0.68%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (34.24%) HTTP
2 21 (7.12%) Firewall
3 20 (6.78%) LAN
4 19 (6.44%) Internet
5 18 (6.10%) Wireless
5 18 (6.10%) TCP/IP
5 18 (6.10%) VPN
6 10 (3.39%) DNS
6 10 (3.39%) WLAN
7 8 (2.71%) DHCP
8 5 (1.69%) LDAP
9 4 (1.36%) WAN
9 4 (1.36%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.68%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (36.61%) Relational Database
2 36 (12.20%) MongoDB
3 24 (8.14%) Neo4j
4 18 (6.10%) MySQL
5 7 (2.37%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.36%) Redis
7 3 (1.02%) Big Data
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.02%) FileMaker
7 3 (1.02%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 133 (45.08%) Git (software)
2 113 (38.31%) Subversion
3 11 (3.73%) Cucumber
4 7 (2.37%) Jasmine
5 6 (2.03%) RSpec
6 4 (1.36%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.68%) Mockito
7 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.68%) Maven
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.34%) Selenium
8 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.34%) Xcode
8 1 (0.34%) Grunt
8 1 (0.34%) Hudson
8 1 (0.34%) Mocha
General
1 31 (10.51%) Finance
2 10 (3.39%) Advertising
3 6 (2.03%) Spanish Language
4 5 (1.69%) Banking
5 4 (1.36%) Front Office
6 3 (1.02%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.68%) Publishing
7 2 (0.68%) Retail
7 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 160 (54.24%) Developer
2 42 (14.24%) Senior Developer
3 38 (12.88%) Front-End Developer
4 35 (11.86%) Support Engineer
4 35 (11.86%) Java Developer
5 26 (8.81%) Analyst
6 23 (7.80%) Desktop Support
7 22 (7.46%) Support Analyst
8 19 (6.44%) 2nd Line Support
9 18 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (5.76%) Desktop Engineer
10 17 (5.76%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.75%) IT Support
12 11 (3.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 10 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 8 (2.71%) Ruby Developer
14 8 (2.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 7 (2.37%) Scala Developer
15 7 (2.37%) IT Support Analyst
15 7 (2.37%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (49.83%) HTML
2 117 (39.66%) CSS
3 37 (12.54%) REST
4 28 (9.49%) JAX-RS
5 27 (9.15%) Django
6 26 (8.81%) Hibernate
7 14 (4.75%) Ruby on Rails
7 14 (4.75%) Sass
7 14 (4.75%) Mustache
8 11 (3.73%) XML
9 7 (2.37%) jQuery
9 7 (2.37%) JSON
9 7 (2.37%) HTML5
10 6 (2.03%) Ember.js
10 6 (2.03%) Backbone.js
10 6 (2.03%) XHTML
10 6 (2.03%) Ajax
11 4 (1.36%) RESTful
12 3 (1.02%) CSS3
12 3 (1.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.31%) Visualisation
2 36 (12.20%) Blackberry
3 13 (4.41%) Open Source
4 9 (3.05%) iPad
4 9 (3.05%) Hedge funds
4 9 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.71%) iPhone
5 8 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.69%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.02%) Blog
9 2 (0.68%) PKI
9 2 (0.68%) Animation
9 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.34%) User Experience
10 1 (0.34%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 200 (67.80%) Linux
2 145 (49.15%) UNIX
3 129 (43.73%) Windows
4 68 (23.05%) Windows 7
5 31 (10.51%) Windows XP
6 27 (9.15%) Apple iOS
6 27 (9.15%) Windows 8
7 22 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (6.44%) Android
9 18 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (4.41%) Mac OS
11 7 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (2.03%) AIX
12 6 (2.03%) Solaris
13 5 (1.69%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (1.02%) VMS
14 3 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.68%) SUSE
15 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (38.64%) Web Development
2 113 (38.31%) Responsive Web Design
2 113 (38.31%) Web Design
3 95 (32.20%) Configuration Management
4 66 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (7.80%) TDD
6 18 (6.10%) ITIL
7 16 (5.42%) Scrum
8 13 (4.41%) BDD
9 10 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (3.39%) Time Management
10 9 (3.05%) Asset Management
10 9 (3.05%) Line Management
11 8 (2.71%) Mentoring
11 8 (2.71%) Change Management
11 8 (2.71%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.37%) Kanban
12 7 (2.37%) MVC
12 7 (2.37%) E-Commerce
13 6 (2.03%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (32.88%) JavaScript
2 78 (26.44%) Ruby
3 75 (25.42%) Python
4 74 (25.08%) Java
5 43 (14.58%) Scala
6 34 (11.53%) PHP
7 14 (4.75%) SQL
7 14 (4.75%) C
8 6 (2.03%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.03%) CoffeeScript
9 5 (1.69%) Perl
10 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.02%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.68%) C#
12 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (5.76%) Degree
2 14 (4.75%) MCP
3 11 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.69%) CCNA
5 5 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.69%) MCITP
6 4 (1.36%) MCSE
6 4 (1.36%) MCSA
6 4 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.02%) MOS
7 3 (1.02%) ISEB
8 2 (0.68%) CNE
8 2 (0.68%) Novell Certification
8 2 (0.68%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.34%) CISM
9 1 (0.34%) CCA
9 1 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.03%) SLA
2 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.68%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (12.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.03%) XenApp
4 3 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.68%) Novell eDirectory
5 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.68%) NDS
6 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (4.75%) SCCM
2 9 (3.05%) Puppet
3 7 (2.37%) Vagrant
4 6 (2.03%) Capistrano
5 5 (1.69%) Casper Suite
6 2 (0.68%) WSUS
6 2 (0.68%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (16.95%) Apple
2 38 (12.88%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.10%) VMware
4 14 (4.75%) Cisco
5 10 (3.39%) Lotus
5 10 (3.39%) Citrix
5 10 (3.39%) Zend
6 9 (3.05%) Bloomberg
7 8 (2.71%) Sophos
7 8 (2.71%) Reuters
8 6 (2.03%) Remedy
8 6 (2.03%) F5
9 5 (1.69%) Avaya
9 5 (1.69%) CommVault
9 5 (1.69%) Oracle
10 4 (1.36%) Adobe
10 4 (1.36%) CQG
11 3 (1.02%) Symantec
11 3 (1.02%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.02%) Splunk
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