The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 48 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.56% - 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.24% - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.67 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +1.22%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
134 120 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.19% 25.26% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 61 38
Average daily rate £290 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £230 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 18
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £27.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Mac OS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (40.00%) Sublime Text
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (40.00%) RSpec
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Heroku
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (40.00%) Heroku
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) RSpec
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (40.00%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft