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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 141 124 71
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -53
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 6 6 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.20% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.75% 1.04% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 48
Median daily rate £263 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £340 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £410 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+19.75% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.20 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-11.18% +26.66%
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
805 577 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.42% 19.50% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 284 338
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £114 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 50 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 28 May 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
Edinburgh -3 4 - - 1
Glasgow +4 2 £263 -
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (76.92%) XML
4 18 (69.23%) SOAP
4 18 (69.23%) JSON
5 17 (65.38%) HTTP
6 15 (57.69%) Web Development
6 15 (57.69%) RESTful
7 14 (53.85%) Waterfall
7 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (53.85%) Web Services
8 12 (46.15%) Project Management
8 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
9 11 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
9 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
10 10 (38.46%) SDLC
10 10 (38.46%) Refactoring
11 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
11 9 (34.62%) HTML
11 9 (34.62%) Java
12 8 (30.77%) Subversion
12 8 (30.77%) System Testing
12 8 (30.77%) Open Source
12 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
12 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
12 8 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (30.77%) API Design
13 7 (26.92%) Web Filtering

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 (26.92%) Apache
1 7 (26.92%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (7.69%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
2 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) DB2
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 8 (30.77%) Subversion
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) Ant
3 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) Gradle
3 2 (7.69%) Grunt
3 2 (7.69%) gulp
3 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
3 2 (7.69%) Xcode
4 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) PHP Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Design Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Developer
5 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) XML
2 18 (69.23%) JSON
2 18 (69.23%) SOAP
3 15 (57.69%) RESTful
4 14 (53.85%) Web Services
5 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) CSS3
6 6 (23.08%) HTML5
7 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
7 5 (19.23%) jQuery
7 5 (19.23%) RequireJS
8 4 (15.38%) Java EE
9 2 (7.69%) Cocoa
9 2 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (7.69%) Core Animation
9 2 (7.69%) JDBC
9 2 (7.69%) JSP
9 2 (7.69%) REST
9 2 (7.69%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Animation
3 2 (7.69%) Apple TV
3 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.69%) iPad
3 2 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Unix
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Web Development
3 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (53.85%) Waterfall
4 12 (46.15%) Project Management
4 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
5 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
5 11 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (38.46%) Refactoring
6 10 (38.46%) SDLC
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
8 8 (30.77%) API Design
8 8 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (30.77%) Open Source
8 8 (30.77%) System Testing
9 7 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (26.92%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (26.92%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
3 7 (26.92%) PHP 5
3 7 (26.92%) Ruby
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) Clojure
6 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
1 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) CA Wily
1 2 (7.69%) logstash
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 2 (7.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.69%) Splunk
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft