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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 381 383 397
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 25 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 10
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£125 £284 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.94% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £165 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £513 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 £270 £193
% change year-on-year
-39.81% +40.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -16.66%
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
4957 5366 4941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.54% 23.09% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3340 3600 3243
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 244 247
Average hourly rate £18.23 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 5 £200 +19.40% 2
Twickenham - 3 £125 -
Croydon - 1 £450 - 1
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 49 (72.06%) Windows
2 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 26 (38.24%) Windows 7
4 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 21 (30.88%) MS Office
5 21 (30.88%) Apple
6 17 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 15 (22.06%) Android
8 11 (16.18%) Google
8 11 (16.18%) Mac OS X
8 11 (16.18%) Linux
9 10 (14.71%) Google Apps
10 9 (13.24%) Casper Suite
10 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
10 9 (13.24%) UNIX
11 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
11 8 (11.76%) Windows 8
12 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
12 7 (10.29%) CTC Cleared
12 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
12 7 (10.29%) ITIL
12 7 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (10.29%) VMware
13 6 (8.82%) ITSM
13 6 (8.82%) Finance
13 6 (8.82%) Service Management
13 6 (8.82%) HTML
13 6 (8.82%) SQL

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.88%) Lync
3 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.41%) Confluence
4 3 (4.41%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (2.94%) CMS
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.94%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.47%) Node.js
6 1 (1.47%) nginx
6 1 (1.47%) Jetty
6 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (30.88%) MS Office
2 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (4.41%) MS Project
5 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.94%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (8.82%) DHCP
3 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.35%) DNS
4 3 (4.41%) LAN
4 3 (4.41%) Firewall
4 3 (4.41%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.94%) VPN
6 1 (1.47%) SSL
6 1 (1.47%) DMZ
6 1 (1.47%) WAN
6 1 (1.47%) FTP
6 1 (1.47%) SSH
6 1 (1.47%) LDAP
6 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) MySQL
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Subversion
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.47%) Hudson
3 1 (1.47%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.47%) FishEye
3 1 (1.47%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.47%) Gradle
3 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.47%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.47%) CocoaPods
3 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.47%) Ant
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Publishing
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Mac Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Service Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 7 (10.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) PC Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Junior
8 3 (4.41%) Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) HTML
2 5 (7.35%) CSS
3 4 (5.88%) Application Packaging
3 4 (5.88%) HTML5
3 4 (5.88%) CSS3
4 2 (2.94%) jQuery
4 2 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (1.47%) XML
5 1 (1.47%) XSD
5 1 (1.47%) XSLT
5 1 (1.47%) XHTML
5 1 (1.47%) LAMP
5 1 (1.47%) Cocoa
5 1 (1.47%) Ajax
5 1 (1.47%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.47%) Java EE
5 1 (1.47%) WCF
5 1 (1.47%) WPF
5 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.41%) iPhone
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.94%) VLE
4 1 (1.47%) Tandem
4 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (72.06%) Windows
2 26 (38.24%) Windows 7
3 17 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 15 (22.06%) Android
5 11 (16.18%) Linux
5 11 (16.18%) Mac OS X
6 9 (13.24%) UNIX
7 8 (11.76%) Windows 8
8 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.47%) Solaris
11 1 (1.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.29%) ITIL
2 6 (8.82%) Service Management
2 6 (8.82%) ITSM
3 5 (7.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (5.88%) Security Patching
4 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 4 (5.88%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (5.88%) Project Management
4 4 (5.88%) User Stories
4 4 (5.88%) Migration
4 4 (5.88%) Web Design
5 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.41%) Six Sigma
5 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.94%) TDD
6 2 (2.94%) Information Security
6 2 (2.94%) Scrum
6 2 (2.94%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) C++
2 2 (2.94%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.94%) PHP
2 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.47%) C
3 1 (1.47%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) Perl
3 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VB
3 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.47%) Python
3 1 (1.47%) XAML
3 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.47%) VB6
3 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (7.35%) MCSE
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.88%) CCNA
4 4 (5.88%) ACTC
4 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.41%) CCENT
5 3 (4.41%) PMP
5 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.41%) CCA
5 3 (4.41%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.94%) ISEB
6 2 (2.94%) MCSA
6 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) WAI
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
3 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Postfix
3 1 (1.47%) vCloud
3 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Casper Suite
2 6 (8.82%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.47%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.88%) Apple
3 11 (16.18%) Google
4 7 (10.29%) VMware
5 5 (7.35%) Adobe
6 4 (5.88%) Cisco
6 4 (5.88%) Citrix
6 4 (5.88%) Sophos
7 3 (4.41%) Mitel
7 3 (4.41%) Lotus
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle
8 1 (1.47%) Sun
8 1 (1.47%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) Remedy
8 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
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