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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 299 341 318
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -23
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 119 84 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.51% 1.70% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 46 62
Median daily rate £375 £205 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -51.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £136 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 14
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.92 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -0.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £14.90 £16.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.50 £21.15 £21.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.20 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-11.18% +26.66%
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
4734 4932 5110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.77% 21.47% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3383 3286 3483
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 203 239
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +46 16 £358 +76.54% 4
Croydon -3 5 £410 +5.80%
Chiswick - 3 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £413 -
Feltham - 1 - - 1
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 123 (52.12%) Linux
2 122 (51.69%) Windows
3 91 (38.56%) Unix
4 76 (32.20%) HTML
5 73 (30.93%) Git (software)
6 72 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (28.39%) Active Directory
8 59 (25.00%) HTTP
9 57 (24.15%) Subversion
10 56 (23.73%) Java
10 56 (23.73%) Apple
11 54 (22.88%) Relational Database
12 51 (21.61%) Web Design
13 50 (21.19%) Responsive Web Design
14 49 (20.76%) Configuration Management
14 49 (20.76%) CSS
14 49 (20.76%) Python
15 48 (20.34%) MS Office
16 46 (19.49%) JavaScript
17 45 (19.07%) Web Development
18 44 (18.64%) Windows 7
19 43 (18.22%) Microsoft
20 41 (17.37%) VMware
20 41 (17.37%) Windows Server
21 40 (16.95%) TCP/IP
22 37 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
23 33 (13.98%) Security Cleared
23 33 (13.98%) REST
24 31 (13.14%) ITIL
24 31 (13.14%) TDD

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (8.47%) Node.js
2 14 (5.93%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (4.66%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.24%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.39%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.97%) Apache
8 6 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.12%) Alfresco
9 5 (2.12%) Confluence
9 5 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.12%) WordPress
10 4 (1.69%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.69%) CMS
11 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.27%) IIS
11 3 (1.27%) Zimbra
12 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 48 (20.34%) MS Office
2 23 (9.75%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.12%) AutoCAD
5 4 (1.69%) HipChat
5 4 (1.69%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.27%) InDesign
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.47%) Office 365
2 8 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.27%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.27%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.27%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.42%) GitHub
5 1 (0.42%) Heroku
5 1 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (25.00%) HTTP
2 40 (16.95%) TCP/IP
3 19 (8.05%) DNS
4 18 (7.63%) DHCP
5 17 (7.20%) Wireless
6 16 (6.78%) Firewall
7 14 (5.93%) VPN
8 11 (4.66%) Internet
8 11 (4.66%) LAN
8 11 (4.66%) SNMP
9 9 (3.81%) Network Security
9 9 (3.81%) SAN
10 8 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (3.39%) SSL
10 8 (3.39%) WAN
11 7 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (2.97%) LDAP
11 7 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (2.54%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.88%) Relational Database
2 29 (12.29%) MongoDB
3 20 (8.47%) Neo4j
4 10 (4.24%) MySQL
5 8 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.12%) Big Data
8 4 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.27%) FileMaker
9 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.27%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.85%) QlikView
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (30.93%) Git (software)
2 57 (24.15%) Subversion
3 16 (6.78%) Maven
4 15 (6.36%) Cucumber
5 13 (5.51%) Mockito
6 11 (4.66%) JIRA
7 7 (2.97%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.12%) Gradle
8 5 (2.12%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.27%) git-flow
9 3 (1.27%) Hudson
9 3 (1.27%) JUnit
9 3 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.27%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.85%) CMake
10 2 (0.85%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.85%) Grunt
10 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (5.08%) Finance
2 9 (3.81%) Retail
3 7 (2.97%) Marketing
3 7 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.69%) Japanese Language
5 3 (1.27%) Law
5 3 (1.27%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.85%) Advertising
6 2 (0.85%) French Language
6 2 (0.85%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.85%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Front Office
7 1 (0.42%) German Language
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (36.86%) Developer
2 43 (18.22%) Java Developer
3 31 (13.14%) Analyst
4 27 (11.44%) Senior Developer
5 22 (9.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 21 (8.90%) Digital Developer
6 21 (8.90%) Support Engineer
7 20 (8.47%) Administrator
8 17 (7.20%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (6.78%) Support Analyst
10 14 (5.93%) Desktop Support
11 13 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (5.51%) Service Analyst
12 12 (5.08%) Scala Developer
13 11 (4.66%) Service Desk Analyst
14 10 (4.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 10 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 10 (4.24%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 8 (3.39%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (32.20%) HTML
2 49 (20.76%) CSS
3 33 (13.98%) REST
4 21 (8.90%) Dropwizard
4 21 (8.90%) JAX-RS
5 11 (4.66%) Hibernate
5 11 (4.66%) Sass
6 10 (4.24%) Mustache
7 9 (3.81%) HTML5
8 8 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (2.97%) AVFoundation
9 7 (2.97%) Cocoa
9 7 (2.97%) jQuery
9 7 (2.97%) Spring
10 6 (2.54%) SOAP
10 6 (2.54%) Struts
10 6 (2.54%) Web Services
11 5 (2.12%) Django
11 5 (2.12%) JSON
11 5 (2.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.51%) Visualisation
3 12 (5.08%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.97%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.54%) iPad
5 6 (2.54%) iPhone
5 6 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.54%) Smartphone
5 6 (2.54%) User Experience
6 4 (1.69%) BBC
6 4 (1.69%) Derivative
6 4 (1.69%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (1.69%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.85%) Blog
8 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 123 (52.12%) Linux
2 122 (51.69%) Windows
3 91 (38.56%) Unix
4 44 (18.64%) Windows 7
5 41 (17.37%) Windows Server
6 37 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (10.59%) Windows 8
8 24 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (8.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (8.90%) Windows XP
10 20 (8.47%) Apple iOS
11 15 (6.36%) Android
11 15 (6.36%) Windows 10
12 14 (5.93%) Mac OS X Server
12 14 (5.93%) Windows Vista
13 10 (4.24%) CentOS
14 5 (2.12%) Mac OS
15 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.85%) AIX
16 2 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (21.61%) Web Design
3 50 (21.19%) Responsive Web Design
4 49 (20.76%) Configuration Management
5 45 (19.07%) Web Development
6 31 (13.14%) ITIL
6 31 (13.14%) TDD
7 29 (12.29%) BDD
8 24 (10.17%) Open Source
9 22 (9.32%) Front End Development
10 16 (6.78%) Problem Management
11 14 (5.93%) Scrum
12 13 (5.51%) Information Security
12 13 (5.51%) OO
13 12 (5.08%) Change Control
13 12 (5.08%) Incident Management
13 12 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (5.08%) Service Management
13 12 (5.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 56 (23.73%) Java
2 49 (20.76%) Python
3 46 (19.49%) JavaScript
4 29 (12.29%) Ruby
4 29 (12.29%) Scala
5 19 (8.05%) Perl
6 17 (7.20%) Shell Script
7 14 (5.93%) SQL
8 11 (4.66%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.24%) Apple Swift
9 10 (4.24%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.81%) PHP
11 8 (3.39%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.27%) C++
13 2 (0.85%) AppleScript
13 2 (0.85%) VBA
14 1 (0.42%) Go
14 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (13.98%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.78%) Degree
3 13 (5.51%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (3.81%) MCSE
6 7 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.54%) CCNA
8 5 (2.12%) MCTS
9 4 (1.69%) CCNP
9 4 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.27%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.27%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.27%) MCITP
10 3 (1.27%) MCSA
11 2 (0.85%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.85%) CCSE
11 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.08%) SLA
2 11 (4.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.97%) WAI
4 6 (2.54%) WCAG
System Software
1 67 (28.39%) Active Directory
2 24 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.51%) Samba
4 11 (4.66%) KVM
5 10 (4.24%) vSphere
6 7 (2.97%) StorNext
6 7 (2.97%) Xsan
7 6 (2.54%) BitLocker
8 5 (2.12%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.69%) NFS
9 4 (1.69%) vCloud
9 4 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.69%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.27%) XenApp
11 2 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.42%) Docker
12 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (7.63%) WSUS
2 11 (4.66%) Nagios
3 10 (4.24%) AirWatch
4 9 (3.81%) Casper Suite
4 9 (3.81%) SCCM
5 7 (2.97%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.69%) EMC VPLEX
7 3 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.27%) Puppet
8 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.85%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.42%) Ansible
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.42%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (0.42%) OpenView
9 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.42%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.42%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 56 (23.73%) Apple
2 43 (18.22%) Microsoft
3 41 (17.37%) VMware
4 26 (11.02%) Cisco
5 20 (8.47%) Adobe
6 12 (5.08%) Dell
7 10 (4.24%) Intel Security
8 9 (3.81%) Citrix
8 9 (3.81%) Remedy
9 7 (2.97%) Autodesk
9 7 (2.97%) Sony
10 6 (2.54%) LANDesk
11 5 (2.12%) HP
11 5 (2.12%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.12%) ServiceNow
11 5 (2.12%) Twitter
12 4 (1.69%) Dell KACE
12 4 (1.69%) EMC
12 4 (1.69%) Juniper
12 4 (1.69%) Symantec
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