The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 366 391 406
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +15
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 33 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.087% 0.064%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.61% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 5
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£170 £265 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.84% +8.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £172 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £15.75 - £16.88
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 - £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.20 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +33.33%
Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5370 5290 5698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.77% 21.81% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3549 3447 3277
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £204 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 254 376
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mac OS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in London

Mac OS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Mac OS Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Mac OS Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Mac OS
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +13 10 £168 -43.22% 2
Docklands, London - 4 - -
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mac OS 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.

1 40 (76.92%) Windows
2 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
3 22 (42.31%) MS Office
4 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
5 14 (26.92%) Windows XP
6 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.23%) UNIX
8 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
8 9 (17.31%) Linux
8 9 (17.31%) Blackberry
8 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
9 8 (15.38%) Android
9 8 (15.38%) VMware
9 8 (15.38%) Mac OS X
9 8 (15.38%) ITIL
10 7 (13.46%) IBM Notes
10 7 (13.46%) Lotus
10 7 (13.46%) Adobe
10 7 (13.46%) Firewall
10 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
10 7 (13.46%) Lync
10 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
11 6 (11.54%) Internet
11 6 (11.54%) MCP
11 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
12 5 (9.62%) C
12 5 (9.62%) HTML
12 5 (9.62%) Python

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mac OS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) IBM Notes
2 7 (13.46%) Lync
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (42.31%) MS Office
2 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) Internet
3 5 (9.62%) LAN
3 5 (9.62%) WAN
4 2 (3.85%) DHCP
4 2 (3.85%) HTTP
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) VPN
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
5 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.92%) Mocha
3 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) Grunt
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Support Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.54%) Desktop Support
5 6 (11.54%) Developer
6 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) IT Support
7 4 (7.69%) Mac Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Designer
8 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.77%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) CSS
2 4 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) WinRT
4 1 (1.92%) Mustache
4 1 (1.92%) Sass
4 1 (1.92%) Flash
4 1 (1.92%) XHTML
4 1 (1.92%) JSON
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) .NET
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.92%) XNA
4 1 (1.92%) WPF
4 1 (1.92%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.92%) Django
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Blackberry
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (76.92%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
3 14 (26.92%) Windows XP
4 10 (19.23%) UNIX
5 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
5 9 (17.31%) Linux
6 8 (15.38%) Android
6 8 (15.38%) Mac OS X
7 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.92%) Debian
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL
2 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (7.69%) Web Design
4 3 (5.77%) DevOps
5 2 (3.85%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.85%) User Stories
5 2 (3.85%) Time Management
5 2 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Web Development
5 2 (3.85%) Security Testing
5 2 (3.85%) TDD
5 2 (3.85%) Identity Management
5 2 (3.85%) Data Security
5 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.92%) ITSM
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.62%) C
2 5 (9.62%) Python
2 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.69%) Ruby
4 2 (3.85%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) Scala
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.92%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) MCP
2 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) A+ Certification
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.85%) MCTS
4 2 (3.85%) MCITP
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Xen
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) VMware
3 7 (13.46%) Adobe
3 7 (13.46%) Lotus
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco
5 4 (7.69%) Apple
5 4 (7.69%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.77%) Remedy
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) Citrix
7 2 (3.85%) NetApp
7 2 (3.85%) F5
8 1 (1.92%) Meraki
8 1 (1.92%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.92%) Google
8 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.92%) HP
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