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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 363 395 401
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +6
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 52 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 0.70% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 16
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£190 £168 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% -41.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £135 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £356 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.67
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -8.52%
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
5098 5426 5719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.50% 22.67% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3464 3543 3745
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 242 261
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £34.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Croydon - 4 £450 -
City of London -4 3 £283 +71.21% 6
Twickenham - 3 £125 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (73.17%) Windows
2 30 (36.59%) Linux
2 30 (36.59%) Windows 7
3 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
3 28 (34.15%) Active Directory
4 24 (29.27%) Android
5 23 (28.05%) Apple iOS
6 21 (25.61%) MS Office
7 19 (23.17%) Apple
8 16 (19.51%) UNIX
9 13 (15.85%) Windows 8
9 13 (15.85%) VMware
9 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (14.63%) Python
10 12 (14.63%) Finance
11 11 (13.41%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (13.41%) Google
12 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
12 10 (12.20%) SQL
12 10 (12.20%) Mobile Device Management
13 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
13 9 (10.98%) SLA
13 9 (10.98%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (10.98%) CCNA
13 9 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (9.76%) MySQL
15 7 (8.54%) JIRA
15 7 (8.54%) Django
15 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (8.54%) Google Apps

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (8.54%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.32%) Confluence
2 6 (7.32%) Lync
3 4 (4.88%) nginx
3 4 (4.88%) Jetty
3 4 (4.88%) Node.js
3 4 (4.88%) JBoss
3 4 (4.88%) Apache
3 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.66%) IIS
4 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.44%) Magnolia
5 2 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.44%) CMS
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (25.61%) MS Office
2 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (3.66%) MS Project
5 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Google Apps
2 4 (4.88%) Office 365
2 4 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (8.54%) Firewall
3 6 (7.32%) LAN
3 6 (7.32%) VPN
4 5 (6.10%) Wireless
5 4 (4.88%) DMZ
5 4 (4.88%) DNS
5 4 (4.88%) WAN
5 4 (4.88%) DHCP
5 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.66%) Internet
6 3 (3.66%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.44%) SSH
7 2 (2.44%) SSL
8 1 (1.22%) SAN
8 1 (1.22%) VoIP
8 1 (1.22%) WLAN
8 1 (1.22%) Wireless Security
8 1 (1.22%) Skype
8 1 (1.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (9.76%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.44%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) JIRA
2 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.10%) Mercurial
3 5 (6.10%) Subversion
4 4 (4.88%) Maven
4 4 (4.88%) Ant
4 4 (4.88%) PVCS
4 4 (4.88%) ClearCase
4 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.88%) JMeter
4 4 (4.88%) Hudson
4 4 (4.88%) Gerrit
4 4 (4.88%) FishEye
4 4 (4.88%) Jasmine
4 4 (4.88%) Gradle
4 4 (4.88%) Artifactory
4 4 (4.88%) Selenium
4 4 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.88%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.22%) Billing
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Support Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) Desktop Support
3 12 (14.63%) Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Desktop Engineer
4 11 (13.41%) Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Service Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Field Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (8.54%) Mac Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.32%) Field Service Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) IT Support
8 4 (4.88%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Python Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) Django
1 7 (8.54%) Flask
2 5 (6.10%) jQuery
2 5 (6.10%) HTML
2 5 (6.10%) Web Services
3 4 (4.88%) LAMP
3 4 (4.88%) Java EE
3 4 (4.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.22%) WCF
4 1 (1.22%) WPF
4 1 (1.22%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.22%) LINQ
4 1 (1.22%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.22%) Ajax
4 1 (1.22%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.22%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) XSD
4 1 (1.22%) XSLT
4 1 (1.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Blackberry
1 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.88%) Tandem
3 3 (3.66%) CMDB
3 3 (3.66%) iPhone
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.44%) VLE
5 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.22%) iPad
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (73.17%) Windows
2 30 (36.59%) Linux
2 30 (36.59%) Windows 7
3 24 (29.27%) Android
4 23 (28.05%) Apple iOS
5 16 (19.51%) UNIX
6 13 (15.85%) Windows 8
7 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.32%) Mac OS X
8 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.88%) CentOS
9 4 (4.88%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.88%) Solaris
10 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.20%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
3 6 (7.32%) ITIL
4 5 (6.10%) TDD
4 5 (6.10%) DevOps
4 5 (6.10%) Scrum
4 5 (6.10%) Information Security
5 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (4.88%) BDD
5 4 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (4.88%) Migration
5 4 (4.88%) ITSM
5 4 (4.88%) Project Management
5 4 (4.88%) Service Management
6 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.66%) Six Sigma
6 3 (3.66%) Security Patching
7 2 (2.44%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) Python
2 10 (12.20%) SQL
3 5 (6.10%) C++
3 5 (6.10%) Java
3 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.10%) PHP
4 4 (4.88%) Perl
4 4 (4.88%) Ruby
4 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.22%) C
6 1 (1.22%) C#
6 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.22%) VB
6 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.22%) XAML
6 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.98%) CCNA
2 9 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.10%) MCSE
5 3 (3.66%) CCA
5 3 (3.66%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.66%) CISSP
5 3 (3.66%) CCENT
5 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.66%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (3.66%) PMP
5 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.66%) CISM
5 3 (3.66%) CCSA
5 3 (3.66%) ACTC
5 3 (3.66%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.44%) MCSA
6 2 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 28 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) vCloud
2 4 (4.88%) Docker
3 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.44%) Postfix
5 1 (1.22%) vSphere
5 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) SCCM
2 5 (6.10%) Casper Suite
2 5 (6.10%) Puppet
2 5 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.88%) HAProxy
3 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.22%) Ansible
4 1 (1.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.17%) Apple
3 13 (15.85%) VMware
4 11 (13.41%) Google
5 6 (7.32%) Cisco
6 5 (6.10%) Adobe
6 5 (6.10%) HP
7 4 (4.88%) Citrix
7 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.88%) Sun
7 4 (4.88%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.66%) Sophos
8 3 (3.66%) Mitel
8 3 (3.66%) Bloomberg
8 3 (3.66%) Lotus
9 2 (2.44%) Remedy
10 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.22%) Avaya
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle
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