The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 37 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.71% 0.29% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.47% 1.10% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £163 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.75 - £13.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 - £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 - £16.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.20 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-11.18% +26.66%
Mac OS X
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
81 91 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.62% 26.61% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 69 19
Median daily rate £335 £375 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +87.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £160 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 18
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.50 £10.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) LPIC
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) PBX
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mac Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) LPIC
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco