The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Somerset region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 54 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.94% - 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% - 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £540 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £263 £350
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
92 82 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.70% 38.86% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 28 11
Average daily rate £325 £285 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £16.20 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Mac OS X
South West

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Mac OS X
South West

Mac OS X
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mac OS X.

1 7 (87.50%) Adobe
1 7 (87.50%) Apple
1 7 (87.50%) Acrobat
1 7 (87.50%) Quark
1 7 (87.50%) QuarkXPress
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Mustache
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mac OS X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Acrobat
1 7 (87.50%) QuarkXPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Mustache
1 1 (12.50%) Sass
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Web Design
1 1 (12.50%) Web Development
1 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Adobe
1 7 (87.50%) Apple
1 7 (87.50%) Quark