The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 105 97 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 5 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.17% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.34% 0.85% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Median daily rate £105 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 - £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 - £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £430 £375
% change year-on-year
- +14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
Mac OS X
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
374 351 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.94% 19.64% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 191 167
Median daily rate £375 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £165 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mac OS X across the Manchester region.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the Manchester region.

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) iPad
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) Life Science
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) SQLite
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
4 2 (22.22%) Xcode
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) iPhone
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) Android Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 2 (22.22%) CocoaPods
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) TestFlight
5 1 (11.11%) Meru Networks
5 1 (11.11%) DBS Check

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
1 2 (22.22%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Android Studio
1 2 (22.22%) CocoaPods
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Xcode
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
1 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (11.11%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) iPad
1 3 (33.33%) Life Science
2 2 (22.22%) iPhone
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Android Development
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
2 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Meru Networks