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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 94 97 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 7 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.12% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.00% 0.60% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £258 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 - £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +29.16%
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
350 335 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 18.90% 20.62% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 183 153
Median daily rate £360 £310 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £160 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.69 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% -8.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £21.05 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 29 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) Life Science
3 3 (37.50%) iPad
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) TestFlight
4 2 (25.00%) Android Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (25.00%) CocoaPods
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) SQLite
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 2 (25.00%) Xcode
4 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) JUnit
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) HP

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
1 2 (25.00%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Android Studio
1 2 (25.00%) CocoaPods
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (12.50%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPad
1 3 (37.50%) Life Science
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Meru Networks