The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 85 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.098% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
-41.93% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 301 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.43% 29.60% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 188 115
Median daily rate £475 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 11
Median hourly rate £30.91 £45.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.31% +116.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Mac OS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti

Mac OS
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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) MRTG
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Ceph
1 1 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) RANCID
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware