The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.41% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £12.40 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +3.33%
Mac OS X
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
257 264 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.20% 27.16% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 131 108
Median daily rate £375 £375 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £206 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +17.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.58 £18.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Mac OS X
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 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 Reading region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Google Apps
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Google Apps
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Deskside Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Deskside Support
2 1 (33.33%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Apple