The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 365 371 363
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 34 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.060% 0.040%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 2
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£170 £300 £214
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £234 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £425 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £213 £175
% change year-on-year
+58.82% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.40 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.40 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £17.84 £29.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.58%
Mac OS
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
4773 4579 4258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.48% 21.07% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3270 3040 2716
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 213 242
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £43.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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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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 +23 8 £170 - 2
Bromley - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 63 (80.77%) Windows
2 28 (35.90%) Active Directory
3 25 (32.05%) Apple iOS
4 23 (29.49%) MS Office
5 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 20 (25.64%) Apple
6 19 (24.36%) Google
6 19 (24.36%) Google Apps
6 19 (24.36%) Android
6 19 (24.36%) Windows 7
7 16 (20.51%) Mac OS X
8 14 (17.95%) ITIL
9 13 (16.67%) Windows XP
9 13 (16.67%) Blackberry
9 13 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (12.82%) Service Management
10 10 (12.82%) ITSM
10 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
11 9 (11.54%) Lotus
11 9 (11.54%) TCP/IP
11 9 (11.54%) IBM Notes
11 9 (11.54%) HTML
12 8 (10.26%) CSS
12 8 (10.26%) UNIX
13 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
13 7 (8.97%) CTC Cleared
14 6 (7.69%) Web Design
14 6 (7.69%) Publishing
14 6 (7.69%) Internet
14 6 (7.69%) DNS

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (11.54%) IBM Notes
2 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (29.49%) MS Office
2 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.36%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.69%) DNS
3 6 (7.69%) Internet
4 5 (6.41%) Firewall
4 5 (6.41%) LAN
4 5 (6.41%) WAN
4 5 (6.41%) DHCP
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.28%) LDAP
6 1 (1.28%) FTP
6 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.28%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.28%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.56%) Hudson
3 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.28%) Maven
4 1 (1.28%) Mockito
4 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (7.69%) Publishing
2 5 (6.41%) Games
2 5 (6.41%) French Language
2 5 (6.41%) German Language
2 5 (6.41%) Spanish Language
2 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Analyst
2 16 (20.51%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Service Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Desktop Support
5 8 (10.26%) Mac Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.69%) Developer
7 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) PC Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) IT Support
8 5 (6.41%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.13%) Administrator
9 4 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) HTML
2 8 (10.26%) CSS
3 4 (5.13%) HTML5
3 4 (5.13%) CSS3
4 2 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (1.28%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (1.28%) REST
5 1 (1.28%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.28%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) iPhone
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.28%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 63 (80.77%) Windows
2 25 (32.05%) Apple iOS
3 19 (24.36%) Windows 7
3 19 (24.36%) Android
4 16 (20.51%) Mac OS X
5 13 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 8 (10.26%) UNIX
7 6 (7.69%) Linux
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.28%) CentOS
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) Service Management
2 10 (12.82%) ITSM
3 6 (7.69%) Web Design
4 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
4 5 (6.41%) DevOps
5 4 (5.13%) User Stories
5 4 (5.13%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
5 4 (5.13%) Migration
6 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (2.56%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.56%) Content Management
8 1 (1.28%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) C
2 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.56%) PHP
3 2 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) SQL
4 1 (1.28%) Python
4 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) A+ Certification
3 5 (6.41%) MCP
4 2 (2.56%) CCNA
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) ACTC
5 1 (1.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 4 (5.13%) WAI
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (6.41%) Casper Suite
3 4 (5.13%) Puppet
4 3 (3.85%) CFEngine
4 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.85%) SCSM
4 3 (3.85%) Graylog
4 3 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
1 20 (25.64%) Apple
2 19 (24.36%) Google
3 9 (11.54%) Lotus
4 5 (6.41%) Intel
5 4 (5.13%) Remedy
5 4 (5.13%) Cisco
5 4 (5.13%) VMware
6 2 (2.56%) Citrix
6 2 (2.56%) Adobe
6 2 (2.56%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.28%) Mercator
7 1 (1.28%) Sophos
7 1 (1.28%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.28%) F5
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