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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 359 383 378
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 31 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.088% 0.046%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.64% 0.40% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 3
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£180 £400 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £255 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £600 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £193
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +58.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -45.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £12.50 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £13.30 £28.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -19.73%
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
4846 4998 4404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.43% 22.01% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3222 3402 2871
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 235 233
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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
City of London +4 10 £175 -44.00% 3
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 44 (67.69%) Windows
2 30 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 23 (35.38%) Apple
4 20 (30.77%) MS Office
4 20 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 17 (26.15%) Apple iOS
6 15 (23.08%) Android
6 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 14 (21.54%) Mac OS X
8 12 (18.46%) Google Apps
8 12 (18.46%) Google
9 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 10 (15.38%) Windows 8
10 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
10 8 (12.31%) CTC Cleared
10 8 (12.31%) Casper Suite
10 8 (12.31%) Windows XP
10 8 (12.31%) DHCP
11 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
11 7 (10.77%) DNS
11 7 (10.77%) HTML
11 7 (10.77%) Linux
11 7 (10.77%) CSS
11 7 (10.77%) ITIL
11 7 (10.77%) UNIX
11 7 (10.77%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (9.23%) Service Management
12 6 (9.23%) ITSM
12 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
12 6 (9.23%) SCCM

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) CMS
3 3 (4.62%) IBM Notes
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.08%) Confluence
4 2 (3.08%) Lync
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.08%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (30.77%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (4.62%) MS Project
4 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Google Apps
2 3 (4.62%) Office 365
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) DHCP
2 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.77%) DNS
2 7 (10.77%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.62%) LAN
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) FTP
4 1 (1.54%) Internet
4 1 (1.54%) VPN
4 1 (1.54%) Wireless
4 1 (1.54%) WebEx
4 1 (1.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (3.08%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.54%) CocoaPods
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Xcode
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.69%) Publishing
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Mac Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Service Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Desktop Support
5 7 (10.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) PC Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Developer
8 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Junior
9 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Rollout Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) CSS
1 7 (10.77%) HTML
2 4 (6.15%) Application Packaging
2 4 (6.15%) CSS3
2 4 (6.15%) HTML5
3 3 (4.62%) jQuery
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.54%) .NET
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) WCF
4 1 (1.54%) WPF
4 1 (1.54%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.54%) LINQ
4 1 (1.54%) SOAP
4 1 (1.54%) Web Services
4 1 (1.54%) XML
4 1 (1.54%) XSD
4 1 (1.54%) XSLT
4 1 (1.54%) XHTML
4 1 (1.54%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) iPhone
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.08%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.08%) VLE
3 2 (3.08%) Copywriting
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 44 (67.69%) Windows
2 20 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 17 (26.15%) Apple iOS
4 15 (23.08%) Android
5 14 (21.54%) Mac OS X
6 10 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 8 (12.31%) Windows XP
8 7 (10.77%) UNIX
8 7 (10.77%) Linux
9 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X Server
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.77%) ITIL
2 6 (9.23%) Service Management
2 6 (9.23%) ITSM
3 5 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (6.15%) User Stories
4 4 (6.15%) Security Patching
4 4 (6.15%) Project Management
4 4 (6.15%) Web Design
4 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
4 4 (6.15%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (4.62%) Migration
5 3 (4.62%) Six Sigma
5 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.62%) Content Management
6 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.54%) TDD
7 1 (1.54%) Scrum
7 1 (1.54%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.54%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) SQL
1 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.62%) PHP
2 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.54%) VB
2 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.54%) XAML
2 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.54%) VB6
2 1 (1.54%) C
2 1 (1.54%) C#
2 1 (1.54%) C++
2 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
2 8 (12.31%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) ACTC
3 4 (6.15%) CCNA
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.62%) PMP
4 3 (4.62%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.62%) CCA
4 3 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.62%) MCSE
4 3 (4.62%) CCENT
5 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.08%) ISEB
6 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) WAI
2 2 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (46.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Casper Suite
2 6 (9.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Apple
2 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.46%) Google
4 5 (7.69%) Adobe
5 4 (6.15%) Cisco
5 4 (6.15%) Citrix
5 4 (6.15%) Sophos
6 3 (4.62%) Lotus
6 3 (4.62%) Remedy
7 2 (3.08%) VMware
8 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle
8 1 (1.54%) HP