The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
England / North West
Rank - 147 146
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.29% 0.090%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.41% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Median daily rate - £390 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £389 £338
% change year-on-year
-42.12% +15.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
526 779 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.23% 20.71% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 407 344
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 90 93
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Mac OS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) MSI
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) G Suite
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) G Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MSI
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) VMware