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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS
Rank 360 377 392
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 48 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.18% 0.068%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.12% 0.79% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 7
Average daily rate £375 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £125 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £219 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £251 £208
% change year-on-year
+54.22% +21.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Average hourly rate £12.25 £17.00 £16.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% +3.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £16.33
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
4267 4838 4798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.15% 22.81% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2914 3323 3147
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% +0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 153 210
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 57 (59.38%) Linux
2 53 (55.21%) Unix
3 50 (52.08%) Python
4 48 (50.00%) Windows
5 39 (40.63%) HTML
5 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (38.54%) Ruby
6 37 (38.54%) JavaScript
7 36 (37.50%) Java
7 36 (37.50%) CSS
8 31 (32.29%) Scala
8 31 (32.29%) Front End Development
9 29 (30.21%) Go
10 27 (28.13%) Windows 7
11 23 (23.96%) Active Directory
12 21 (21.88%) Web Services
12 21 (21.88%) Apple iOS
13 19 (19.79%) Android
14 18 (18.75%) RESTful
15 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
16 16 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
17 15 (15.63%) Windows 8
18 14 (14.58%) MS Office
19 12 (12.50%) SCCM
20 11 (11.46%) SLA
20 11 (11.46%) VMware
21 10 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
21 10 (10.42%) Wi-Fi
21 10 (10.42%) Apple
21 10 (10.42%) ITIL

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.21%) Apache
3 4 (4.17%) Node.js
4 3 (3.13%) Confluence
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.13%) JBoss
4 3 (3.13%) Jetty
4 3 (3.13%) nginx
4 3 (3.13%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.08%) SAS
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Office
2 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.04%) PTC Creo
4 1 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Office 365
2 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.13%) GitHub
3 3 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.08%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (7.29%) DNS
3 6 (6.25%) LAN
3 6 (6.25%) Wireless
4 5 (5.21%) DHCP
4 5 (5.21%) Firewall
4 5 (5.21%) Internet
5 4 (4.17%) VPN
5 4 (4.17%) WAN
6 3 (3.13%) DMZ
6 3 (3.13%) HTTP
6 3 (3.13%) SMTP
6 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.08%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.08%) LDAP
7 2 (2.08%) MRTG
7 2 (2.08%) SAN
7 2 (2.08%) VLAN
7 2 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.17%) JIRA
3 4 (4.17%) Subversion
4 3 (3.13%) Ant
4 3 (3.13%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (3.13%) Artifactory
4 3 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.13%) ClearCase
4 3 (3.13%) CruiseControl
4 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.13%) Gerrit
4 3 (3.13%) Gradle
4 3 (3.13%) Hudson
4 3 (3.13%) JMeter
4 3 (3.13%) Maven
4 3 (3.13%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.13%) PVCS
4 3 (3.13%) Selenium
4 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (9.38%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.21%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Billing
4 1 (1.04%) Law
4 1 (1.04%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (43.75%) Developer
2 15 (15.63%) Desktop Support
3 13 (13.54%) Python Developer
4 9 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Field Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.21%) Field Service Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Field Support Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.21%) Ruby Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.63%) HTML
2 36 (37.50%) CSS
3 21 (21.88%) Web Services
4 18 (18.75%) RESTful
5 8 (8.33%) Django
6 7 (7.29%) Flask
7 4 (4.17%) Ajax
7 4 (4.17%) XHTML
7 4 (4.17%) XML
8 3 (3.13%) Java EE
8 3 (3.13%) jQuery
8 3 (3.13%) LAMP
8 3 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (2.08%) Software Packaging
10 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.04%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) CMDB
2 4 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.13%) BYOD
3 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.13%) Tandem
4 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.08%) iPhone
4 2 (2.08%) PKI
4 2 (2.08%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.04%) iPad
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (59.38%) Linux
2 53 (55.21%) Unix
3 48 (50.00%) Windows
4 27 (28.13%) Windows 7
5 21 (21.88%) Apple iOS
6 19 (19.79%) Android
7 15 (15.63%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.25%) CentOS
8 6 (6.25%) Ubuntu
8 6 (6.25%) Windows 10
8 6 (6.25%) Windows Server
9 5 (5.21%) Solaris
10 3 (3.13%) Debian
10 3 (3.13%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) Front End Development
3 16 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 10 (10.42%) ITIL
5 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.21%) DevOps
6 5 (5.21%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (4.17%) Migration
8 3 (3.13%) BDD
8 3 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.13%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.13%) ITSM
8 3 (3.13%) Open Source
8 3 (3.13%) Scrum
8 3 (3.13%) Service Management
8 3 (3.13%) TDD
9 2 (2.08%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) Python
2 37 (38.54%) JavaScript
2 37 (38.54%) Ruby
3 36 (37.50%) Java
4 31 (32.29%) Scala
5 29 (30.21%) Go
6 7 (7.29%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.25%) C++
7 6 (6.25%) Perl
8 5 (5.21%) PHP
9 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.17%) SQL
10 3 (3.13%) C
10 3 (3.13%) Korn
11 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) CCNA
2 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) ACMT
4 1 (1.04%) CCNP
4 1 (1.04%) MCSA
4 1 (1.04%) MCSE
4 1 (1.04%) MCTS
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) SLA
2 9 (9.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (23.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.13%) Docker
3 3 (3.13%) KVM
3 3 (3.13%) vCloud
3 3 (3.13%) XenApp
3 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.13%) XenServer
4 2 (2.08%) Ceph
4 2 (2.08%) Dovecot
4 2 (2.08%) iptables
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.08%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.08%) Squid
5 1 (1.04%) Firmware
5 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (12.50%) SCCM
2 7 (7.29%) Puppet
3 5 (5.21%) HAProxy
4 4 (4.17%) Nagios
5 3 (3.13%) Cacti
5 3 (3.13%) Casper Suite
5 3 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.08%) OpenNebula
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.04%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.04%) Ansible
7 1 (1.04%) Kibana
7 1 (1.04%) logstash
7 1 (1.04%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.04%) SCOM
7 1 (1.04%) SCSM
7 1 (1.04%) WSUS
7 1 (1.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) VMware
3 10 (10.42%) Apple
4 6 (6.25%) Cisco
4 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.25%) Remedy
5 5 (5.21%) Bloomberg
5 5 (5.21%) Citrix
5 5 (5.21%) Google
5 5 (5.21%) HP
6 4 (4.17%) Adobe
7 3 (3.13%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.13%) Rally
7 3 (3.13%) Sun
8 2 (2.08%) BMC
9 1 (1.04%) Avaya
9 1 (1.04%) Dell
9 1 (1.04%) Lotus
9 1 (1.04%) Meraki
9 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds
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