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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 373 404 393
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 42 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 16
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£165 £289 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +56.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £255 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £349 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £250
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.25 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.74% -8.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.67 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+20.74% +5.11%
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
5562 5780 5504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.69% 23.00% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3732 3814 3397
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 248 329
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £32.35 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 +15 10 £165 -46.98% 5
Docklands, London - 8 £135 -
Bromley - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 32 (50.00%) MS Office
3 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
4 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
5 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 16 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 16 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 16 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 14 (21.88%) Lotus
7 14 (21.88%) IBM Notes
8 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
9 12 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 12 (18.75%) Android
9 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (17.19%) Linux
10 11 (17.19%) Firewall
11 10 (15.63%) Mac OS X
11 10 (15.63%) Internet
12 9 (14.06%) ITIL
12 9 (14.06%) MCP
12 9 (14.06%) UNIX
12 9 (14.06%) C
12 9 (14.06%) LAN
12 9 (14.06%) WAN
12 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
13 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
13 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
14 7 (10.94%) VMware

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 14 (21.88%) IBM Notes
2 12 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.25%) Lync
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 32 (50.00%) MS Office
2 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Firewall
2 10 (15.63%) Internet
3 9 (14.06%) LAN
3 9 (14.06%) WAN
4 6 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (6.25%) DHCP
5 4 (6.25%) DNS
6 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (3.13%) HTTP
8 1 (1.56%) VoIP
8 1 (1.56%) VPN
8 1 (1.56%) SAN
8 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Mocha
3 1 (1.56%) Hudson
3 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Grunt
General
1 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Support Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) IT Support
6 7 (10.94%) Desktop Support
6 7 (10.94%) Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Technical Support
7 6 (9.38%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Mac Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) IT Consultant
9 4 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) HTML
2 5 (7.81%) CSS
3 4 (6.25%) Application Packaging
4 2 (3.13%) REST
5 1 (1.56%) WinRT
5 1 (1.56%) Mustache
5 1 (1.56%) Sass
5 1 (1.56%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) Flash
5 1 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (1.56%) XNA
5 1 (1.56%) WPF
5 1 (1.56%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.56%) Django
5 1 (1.56%) jQuery
5 1 (1.56%) Qt
5 1 (1.56%) HTML5
5 1 (1.56%) .NET
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
3 16 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 16 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 12 (18.75%) Android
4 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (17.19%) Linux
6 10 (15.63%) Mac OS X
7 9 (14.06%) UNIX
8 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.56%) CentOS
10 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (14.06%) ITIL
2 5 (7.81%) Web Design
2 5 (7.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (6.25%) Web Development
4 3 (4.69%) DevOps
5 2 (3.13%) User Stories
5 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.13%) Security Testing
5 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.13%) Time Management
5 2 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.13%) TDD
5 2 (3.13%) Project Management
5 2 (3.13%) Service Management
5 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.13%) ITSM
5 2 (3.13%) Identity Management
5 2 (3.13%) Data Security
6 1 (1.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) C
2 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.69%) Ruby
4 3 (4.69%) Python
5 2 (3.13%) Java
5 2 (3.13%) Scala
6 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) SQL
6 1 (1.56%) C#
6 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) MCP
2 6 (9.38%) A+ Certification
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.13%) MCITP
4 2 (3.13%) MCSE
4 2 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Xen
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) WSUS
3 1 (1.56%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.56%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) Lotus
3 7 (10.94%) VMware
4 6 (9.38%) Apple
4 6 (9.38%) Adobe
5 5 (7.81%) Cisco
6 4 (6.25%) Atlassian
6 4 (6.25%) Google
7 3 (4.69%) Remedy
8 2 (3.13%) Citrix
8 2 (3.13%) NetApp
8 2 (3.13%) F5
9 1 (1.56%) Meraki
9 1 (1.56%) HP
9 1 (1.56%) Mercator
9 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.56%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.56%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.56%) Zend
9 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
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