The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 221 239 244
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 26 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.57% 1.37% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 5
Median daily rate £525 £394 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.24% +31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £284 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £470 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.97% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £14.76 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £15.72 £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-23.25% +62.26%
Mac OS X
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1653 2405 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.64% 25.23% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 1357 1298
Median daily rate £358 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 239 220
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
West Sussex +19 9 £625 +8.69%
Surrey - 9 £475 - 1
Oxfordshire -3 5 £400 +142.42% 2
Hampshire +10 1 £330 -7.04% 1
Berkshire +5 1 £170 - 2
Kent - 1 - -
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
3 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
4 20 (42.55%) Linux
4 20 (42.55%) Windows Server
5 19 (40.43%) Office 365
6 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
7 17 (36.17%) HTML
8 16 (34.04%) CSS
8 16 (34.04%) MS Office
8 16 (34.04%) DHCP
8 16 (34.04%) DNS
9 15 (31.91%) Unix
9 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (31.91%) Subversion
9 15 (31.91%) Web Development
10 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
11 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
11 13 (27.66%) Web Design
11 13 (27.66%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
12 12 (25.53%) Visualisation
12 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V
12 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
12 12 (25.53%) HTTP
13 11 (23.40%) VMware
13 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (21.28%) SCCM

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (12.77%) Umbraco
2 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Office
2 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) Office 365
2 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) DHCP
1 16 (34.04%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) HTTP
3 10 (21.28%) Kerberos
3 10 (21.28%) LDAP
4 6 (12.77%) Firewall
5 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.51%) LAN
6 4 (8.51%) Network Security
7 3 (6.38%) ADSL
7 3 (6.38%) NAS
7 3 (6.38%) SSL
7 3 (6.38%) VPN
8 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.26%) Skype
8 2 (4.26%) VoIP
8 2 (4.26%) WAN
8 2 (4.26%) Wireless
9 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.91%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
3 1 (2.13%) AppScan
3 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.13%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) GDB
3 1 (2.13%) Hudson
3 1 (2.13%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.13%) JBehave
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) jMock
3 1 (2.13%) JUnit
3 1 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.13%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (4.26%) Games
1 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Agile Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Scala Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Designer
3 7 (14.89%) Solutions Designer
4 6 (12.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Umbraco Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (10.64%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (10.64%) HTML Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.51%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) IT Support
6 4 (8.51%) IT Technician
7 3 (6.38%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Scala Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) HTML
2 16 (34.04%) CSS
3 2 (4.26%) jQuery
4 1 (2.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) GWT
4 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.13%) Spring
4 1 (2.13%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.13%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Visualisation
2 10 (21.28%) BYOD
3 9 (19.15%) PKI
4 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.26%) iPad
6 2 (4.26%) iPhone
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 20 (42.55%) Windows Server
3 15 (31.91%) Unix
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
6 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
7 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (12.77%) Android
8 6 (12.77%) Windows 10
9 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
10 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
11 1 (2.13%) Kali Linux
11 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (31.91%) Web Development
2 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
2 13 (27.66%) Responsive Web Design
2 13 (27.66%) Web Design
3 9 (19.15%) Email Filtering
3 9 (19.15%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (19.15%) Patch Management
3 9 (19.15%) Service Design
4 8 (17.02%) Problem Management
5 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 7 (14.89%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (12.77%) Front End Development
6 6 (12.77%) Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) Network Design
8 2 (4.26%) Migration
8 2 (4.26%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
3 8 (17.02%) Scala
4 3 (6.38%) Java
4 3 (6.38%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.26%) C
5 2 (4.26%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) PHP
5 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) MCSA
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCSP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) GPEN
3 1 (2.13%) GWAPT
3 1 (2.13%) GXPN
3 1 (2.13%) OSCE
3 1 (2.13%) OSCP
3 1 (2.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V
3 10 (21.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (14.89%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SCCM
1 10 (21.28%) SCOM
2 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.13%) Core Impact
3 1 (2.13%) HP Fortify
3 1 (2.13%) Nessus
3 1 (2.13%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.13%) Nmap
3 1 (2.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 10 (21.28%) Apple
4 5 (10.64%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.38%) SonicWALL
5 3 (6.38%) Veeam
6 2 (4.26%) Sophos
7 1 (2.13%) Adobe
7 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy