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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 145 135 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -55
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 5 1 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.033% 1.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 0.18% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 48
Median daily rate £263 £110 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+138.63% -73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £110 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £110 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+21.33% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +29.16%
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
793 571 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.39% 18.88% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 274 363
Median daily rate £345 £325 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 45 41
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 25 June 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 - 4 £263 - 1
Edinburgh -9 1 - - 1
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) XML
4 14 (58.33%) SOAP
4 14 (58.33%) JSON
5 13 (54.17%) HTTP
5 13 (54.17%) Relational Database
6 11 (45.83%) Java
6 11 (45.83%) Web Development
6 11 (45.83%) RESTful
7 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
7 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
7 10 (41.67%) Subversion
7 10 (41.67%) Web Services
8 9 (37.50%) Ruby
8 9 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 8 (33.33%) Unix
9 8 (33.33%) Project Management
10 7 (29.17%) TDD
10 7 (29.17%) Scrum
10 7 (29.17%) PHP
10 7 (29.17%) Apache
10 7 (29.17%) Kanban
10 7 (29.17%) nginx
10 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
10 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Architecture

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 7 (29.17%) Apache
1 7 (29.17%) nginx
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (8.33%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) DB2
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 10 (41.67%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) Ant
3 2 (8.33%) Artifactory
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
3 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.33%) Gradle
3 2 (8.33%) Grunt
3 2 (8.33%) gulp
3 2 (8.33%) Hudson
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (8.33%) Xcode
4 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) PHP Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Design Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Developer
5 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) XML
2 14 (58.33%) JSON
2 14 (58.33%) SOAP
3 11 (45.83%) RESTful
4 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) Java EE
7 2 (8.33%) Cocoa
7 2 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (8.33%) Core Animation
7 2 (8.33%) CSS
7 2 (8.33%) CSS3
7 2 (8.33%) HTML5
7 2 (8.33%) JDBC
7 2 (8.33%) JSP
7 2 (8.33%) REST
7 2 (8.33%) Servlets
7 2 (8.33%) UIKit
8 1 (4.17%) Dropwizard
8 1 (4.17%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Animation
2 2 (8.33%) Apple TV
2 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) iPhone
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) AIX
4 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Web Development
3 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (29.17%) Kanban
6 7 (29.17%) Prototyping
6 7 (29.17%) Scrum
6 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
6 7 (29.17%) TDD
6 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Refactoring
7 6 (25.00%) SDLC
7 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.83%) OO
9 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) Ruby
4 7 (29.17%) Clojure
4 7 (29.17%) PHP
4 7 (29.17%) PHP 5
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Apple Swift
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
1 2 (8.33%) VirtualBox
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) CA Wily
1 2 (8.33%) logstash
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) rkt
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Apple
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.33%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.33%) Splunk
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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