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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 371 409 400
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -9
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 49 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.05% 0.54% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 13
Median daily rate £375 £175 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £112 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £345 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £268 £270
% change year-on-year
+40.18% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £12.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+54.00% -15.25%
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
4661 5016 5335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.83% 21.53% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3321 3364 3599
Median daily rate £425 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 184 246
Median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 26 June 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
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 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +48 11 £338 +68.75%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 53 (63.10%) Linux
2 45 (53.57%) Windows
3 40 (47.62%) Unix
4 32 (38.10%) Python
5 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (29.76%) Active Directory
7 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 21 (25.00%) Apple iOS
9 20 (23.81%) Android
9 20 (23.81%) Windows 7
10 19 (22.62%) MS Office
11 18 (21.43%) Windows Server
12 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
12 16 (19.05%) Apple
12 16 (19.05%) VMware
12 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (17.86%) HTML
14 14 (16.67%) Java
14 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (16.67%) TDD
14 14 (16.67%) Ruby
15 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (15.48%) CSS
15 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
15 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (14.29%) Windows 8
16 12 (14.29%) Front End Development
16 12 (14.29%) ITIL
16 12 (14.29%) Migration
17 11 (13.10%) Shell Script

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 10 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.52%) Apache
3 8 (9.52%) IIS
4 6 (7.14%) IBM Notes
4 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.95%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.57%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.19%) SAS
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (22.62%) MS Office
2 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.57%) MS Project
4 1 (1.19%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (5.95%) Office 365
4 2 (2.38%) Google Apps
4 2 (2.38%) iTunes
5 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) DNS
1 11 (13.10%) HTTP
2 9 (10.71%) Firewall
3 6 (7.14%) DHCP
4 5 (5.95%) VPN
5 4 (4.76%) LDAP
5 4 (4.76%) NAS
6 3 (3.57%) Network Security
6 3 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (3.57%) SSL
7 2 (2.38%) LAN
7 2 (2.38%) MRTG
7 2 (2.38%) VoIP
7 2 (2.38%) WAN
7 2 (2.38%) Wireless
7 2 (2.38%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.19%) SMTP
8 1 (1.19%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
1 8 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.19%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Xcode
2 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.19%) Gradle
3 1 (1.19%) Maven
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) French Language
2 2 (2.38%) German Language
2 2 (2.38%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (2.38%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.19%) Back Office
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Developer
2 13 (15.48%) Python Developer
3 8 (9.52%) Administrator
4 7 (8.33%) Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 7 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Senior Python Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Linux Scripter
8 3 (3.57%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Splunk Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Splunk Support
8 3 (3.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) HTML
2 13 (15.48%) CSS
3 8 (9.52%) Flask
3 8 (9.52%) SQLAlchemy
4 7 (8.33%) Web Services
5 5 (5.95%) RESTful
6 3 (3.57%) Ajax
6 3 (3.57%) Regular Expression
6 3 (3.57%) UIKit
6 3 (3.57%) XHTML
6 3 (3.57%) XML
7 2 (2.38%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.19%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Thrift
8 1 (1.19%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.19%) Java Concurrency
8 1 (1.19%) JSON
8 1 (1.19%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 7 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.14%) iPad
2 6 (7.14%) iPhone
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.76%) User Experience
4 3 (3.57%) Apple TV
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) Fintech
5 2 (2.38%) Neural Network
5 2 (2.38%) PACS
5 2 (2.38%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.19%) FMCG
6 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.19%) Telematics
6 1 (1.19%) Xserve
Operating Systems
1 53 (63.10%) Linux
2 45 (53.57%) Windows
3 40 (47.62%) Unix
4 21 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 20 (23.81%) Android
5 20 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 18 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (14.29%) Windows 8
10 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (7.14%) Solaris
12 5 (5.95%) AIX
12 5 (5.95%) Mac OS X
13 4 (4.76%) Windows Vista
14 3 (3.57%) CentOS
14 3 (3.57%) Debian
14 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
14 3 (3.57%) Windows 10
14 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (16.67%) TDD
3 12 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 12 (14.29%) ITIL
3 12 (14.29%) Migration
4 11 (13.10%) DevOps
5 10 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (11.90%) Pair Programming
6 6 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 5 (5.95%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (5.95%) Project Management
8 4 (4.76%) Patch Management
8 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (3.57%) Android Development
9 3 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (3.57%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.10%) Python
2 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.67%) Java
3 14 (16.67%) Ruby
4 11 (13.10%) Scala
4 11 (13.10%) Shell Script
5 10 (11.90%) Go
6 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.95%) Perl
8 4 (4.76%) C++
8 4 (4.76%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.76%) SQL
9 3 (3.57%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.57%) Korn
10 2 (2.38%) C
10 2 (2.38%) C#
10 2 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.14%) MCSE
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.57%) MCSA
3 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) CCNA
4 2 (2.38%) CEH
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.38%) CISSP
4 2 (2.38%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.38%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.19%) ACMT
5 1 (1.19%) MCTS
5 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) DICOM
3 2 (2.38%) HL7
System Software
1 25 (29.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.57%) KVM
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.38%) Postfix
6 1 (1.19%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.19%) Ceph
6 1 (1.19%) Dovecot
6 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.19%) iptables
6 1 (1.19%) NFS
6 1 (1.19%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.19%) Squid
6 1 (1.19%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.19%) XenApp
6 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) SCOM
2 7 (8.33%) Nagios
3 5 (5.95%) Cacti
3 5 (5.95%) SCCM
3 5 (5.95%) WSUS
4 3 (3.57%) OpenNebula
4 3 (3.57%) Puppet
5 2 (2.38%) Opsview
6 1 (1.19%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.05%) Apple
2 16 (19.05%) VMware
3 8 (9.52%) Dell
4 7 (8.33%) NetApp
5 6 (7.14%) Lotus
6 5 (5.95%) IBM
7 4 (4.76%) Citrix
7 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.57%) Google
8 3 (3.57%) Splunk
9 2 (2.38%) Cisco
9 2 (2.38%) Novell
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle
9 2 (2.38%) Qualys
9 2 (2.38%) Sophos
10 1 (1.19%) Adobe
10 1 (1.19%) Progress
10 1 (1.19%) Remedy
10 1 (1.19%) Sage