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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
England / London
Rank 359 377 391
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 49 38 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.23% 0.90% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 29
Median daily rate £314 £375 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.33% +114.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
-35.48% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.70 £12.00 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.83% -19.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 -
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -

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
3984 4240 4818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.83% 20.24% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2809 2873 3325
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £186 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 145 159
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Mac OS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS within the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 6 £210 - 4
Hammersmith - 2 £158 -
Docklands, London - 1 £150 -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 69 (76.67%) Windows
2 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 37 (41.11%) MS Office
4 32 (35.56%) Windows 7
5 31 (34.44%) Linux
6 30 (33.33%) ITIL
7 28 (31.11%) Unix
8 24 (26.67%) Active Directory
9 20 (22.22%) Apple
10 19 (21.11%) Android
11 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (18.89%) Python
12 17 (18.89%) Citrix
13 15 (16.67%) Blackberry
14 13 (14.44%) Shell Script
14 13 (14.44%) Retail
15 12 (13.33%) LDAP
15 12 (13.33%) Java
15 12 (13.33%) Perl
15 12 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
15 12 (13.33%) Regular Expression
15 12 (13.33%) Relational Database
16 11 (12.22%) Apple iOS
16 11 (12.22%) Ruby
16 11 (12.22%) IBM Notes
16 11 (12.22%) Lotus
17 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (10.00%) Windows 8
18 9 (10.00%) BYOD

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.22%) IBM Notes
3 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 37 (41.11%) MS Office
2 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
3 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Eikon
2 1 (1.11%) Radian6
2 1 (1.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.44%) G Suite
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
2 3 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) LDAP
2 9 (10.00%) VPN
3 8 (8.89%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (7.78%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (6.67%) Firewall
5 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.56%) DNS
7 4 (4.44%) DHCP
7 4 (4.44%) Internet
8 2 (2.22%) WLAN
9 1 (1.11%) HTTP
9 1 (1.11%) Intranet
9 1 (1.11%) LAN
9 1 (1.11%) SAN
9 1 (1.11%) SMTP
9 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.11%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) eggPlant
1 4 (4.44%) HP UFT
1 4 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (2.22%) Babel
2 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (2.22%) Mocha
2 2 (2.22%) webpack
2 2 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 13 (14.44%) Retail
2 8 (8.89%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Finance
4 3 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Support Engineer
2 16 (17.78%) Developer
3 15 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (14.44%) Analyst
4 13 (14.44%) Desktop Support
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) IT Support
6 9 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Mac Engineer
7 8 (8.89%) Applications Support
7 8 (8.89%) Applications Support Engineer
7 8 (8.89%) Linux Scripter
7 8 (8.89%) Linux Support
7 8 (8.89%) Linux Support Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 7 (7.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) Regular Expression
2 6 (6.67%) Web Services
3 4 (4.44%) RESTful
3 4 (4.44%) SAML
4 3 (3.33%) CSS
4 3 (3.33%) CSS3
4 3 (3.33%) HTML
4 3 (3.33%) HTML5
5 2 (2.22%) Chai
5 2 (2.22%) React
5 2 (2.22%) Redux
5 2 (2.22%) UIKit
5 2 (2.22%) Web Components
5 2 (2.22%) XHTML
6 1 (1.11%) jQuery
6 1 (1.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 9 (10.00%) BYOD
3 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.33%) iPad
4 3 (3.33%) iPhone
4 3 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.22%) Apple TV
5 2 (2.22%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.22%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.11%) Blog
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (76.67%) Windows
2 32 (35.56%) Windows 7
3 31 (34.44%) Linux
4 28 (31.11%) Unix
5 19 (21.11%) Android
6 11 (12.22%) Apple iOS
7 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 7 (7.78%) Mac OS X
9 7 (7.78%) Windows XP
10 6 (6.67%) Windows 10
10 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
12 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.22%) Debian
14 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) ITIL
2 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (7.78%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (6.67%) Functional Testing
5 6 (6.67%) Web Development
6 4 (4.44%) Coaching
6 4 (4.44%) Document Management
6 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.44%) TDD
6 4 (4.44%) Test Management
7 3 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.33%) Service Management
7 3 (3.33%) Software Distribution
8 2 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.22%) Front End Development
8 2 (2.22%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.22%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (2.22%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (2.22%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) Python
2 13 (14.44%) Shell Script
3 12 (13.33%) Java
3 12 (13.33%) Perl
4 11 (12.22%) Ruby
5 5 (5.56%) Go
5 5 (5.56%) Scala
6 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.22%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.22%) ES6
7 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.22%) SQL
8 1 (1.11%) C
8 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.33%) MCP
4 2 (2.22%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.11%) CCA
5 1 (1.11%) CCNA
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.11%) CISSP
5 1 (1.11%) Degree
5 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) EnCE
5 1 (1.11%) GCIH
5 1 (1.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.56%) XenApp
3 4 (4.44%) Shibboleth
3 4 (4.44%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.22%) NFS
5 2 (2.22%) Samba
5 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) Ansible
2 2 (2.22%) SCSM
2 2 (2.22%) systemd
3 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.11%) Casper Suite
3 1 (1.11%) EnCase
3 1 (1.11%) FTK
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.22%) Apple
3 17 (18.89%) Citrix
4 11 (12.22%) Lotus
5 9 (10.00%) Cisco
6 6 (6.67%) Bloomberg
6 6 (6.67%) Reuters
7 5 (5.56%) Google
7 5 (5.56%) VMware
8 4 (4.44%) HP
9 2 (2.22%) BMC
9 2 (2.22%) Dell
9 2 (2.22%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.22%) Splunk
10 1 (1.11%) Cellebrite
10 1 (1.11%) Dell KACE
10 1 (1.11%) Meraki
10 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.11%) Samsung
10 1 (1.11%) Veeam