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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank - 128 125
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.39% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £419 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
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
515 576 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.67% 17.99% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 299 310
Median daily rate £310 £340 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £210 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 32
Median hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £55.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) iTunes
3 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) Apple TV
3 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (40.00%) UIKit
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) Clojure
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Core Data
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (40.00%) Xcode
3 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Linux

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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) iTunes
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Xcode
4 1 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Gradle
4 1 (20.00%) Grunt
4 1 (20.00%) gulp
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Design Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Cocoa
2 2 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (40.00%) Core Animation
2 2 (40.00%) Core Data
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) UIKit
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Animation
1 2 (40.00%) Apple TV
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (40.00%) Clojure
3 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
1 1 (20.00%) logstash
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) rkt
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) VMware