The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 124 136 121
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.087% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.42% 0.99% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Median daily rate - £419 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £430 £375
% change year-on-year
- +14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
Mac OS X
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
477 605 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.70% 18.50% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 300 297
Median daily rate £320 £330 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 27
Median hourly rate £35.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 2 - -
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 7 (77.78%) XML
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Subversion
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) HTTP
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Java EE
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) SSL
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
6 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (22.22%) Hudson

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
1 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (22.22%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Ant
3 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) Gradle
3 2 (22.22%) Grunt
3 2 (22.22%) gulp
3 2 (22.22%) Hudson
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
3 2 (22.22%) Xcode
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Design Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Java EE
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
5 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (22.22%) Core Animation
5 2 (22.22%) Core Data
5 2 (22.22%) JDBC
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful
5 2 (22.22%) Servlets
5 2 (22.22%) UIKit
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) Dropwizard
6 1 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (11.11%) JAX-RS
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Animation
1 2 (22.22%) Apple TV
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
1 2 (22.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Clojure
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) CA Wily
1 2 (22.22%) logstash
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) rkt
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Apple
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) Splunk
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) IBM