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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 211 228 229
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 35 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.65% 1.49% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 7
Average daily rate £355 £365 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £313 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.25 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £11.10 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £17.10 £14.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+65.38% +4.00%
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
2127 2347 2069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.84% 24.60% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1149 916
Average daily rate £360 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 201 248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -1 15 £385 +5.47% 6
Surrey -8 5 £350 +75.00% 1
Oxfordshire +7 4 £165 -42.60%
Berkshire +10 3 £175 -63.15% 3
West Sussex +6 2 £575 - 1
Kent - 2 £145 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £155 -
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £600 -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 41 (66.13%) Linux
3 29 (46.77%) Unix
4 26 (41.94%) Python
4 26 (41.94%) Configuration Management
4 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
5 23 (37.10%) PowerShell
6 21 (33.87%) Puppet
6 21 (33.87%) Jenkins
6 21 (33.87%) Shell Script
6 21 (33.87%) Ruby
6 21 (33.87%) Ruby on Rails
6 21 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (30.65%) Vagrant
8 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (24.19%) Scrum
10 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
10 15 (24.19%) HTML
10 15 (24.19%) DevOps
11 12 (19.35%) Apple
12 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
12 11 (17.74%) HTTP
12 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
12 11 (17.74%) Serena
12 11 (17.74%) Web Design
12 11 (17.74%) Relational Database
12 11 (17.74%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
13 10 (16.13%) Microsoft

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (8.06%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.23%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (4.84%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) HTTP
1 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.13%) DNS
3 7 (11.29%) LAN
3 7 (11.29%) WAN
3 7 (11.29%) Wireless
4 5 (8.06%) Internet
5 4 (6.45%) Intranet
5 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.84%) DHCP
6 3 (4.84%) Firewall
7 2 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (3.23%) PBX
7 2 (3.23%) VPN
8 1 (1.61%) SSL
8 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.29%) Neo4j
3 5 (8.06%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 21 (33.87%) Jenkins
3 19 (30.65%) Vagrant
4 5 (8.06%) Subversion
5 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.23%) Mocha
6 1 (1.61%) Sinon.JS
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Developer
2 10 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Digital Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Build Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Deployment Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Desktop Support
4 7 (11.29%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Scala Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) IT Support
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) Ruby on Rails
2 15 (24.19%) HTML
3 8 (12.90%) CSS
4 7 (11.29%) Hibernate
4 7 (11.29%) JAX-RS
4 7 (11.29%) REST
5 4 (6.45%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (3.23%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.23%) HTML5
6 2 (3.23%) X-Windows
7 1 (1.61%) React
7 1 (1.61%) Web Services
7 1 (1.61%) XML
7 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Device Driver
3 5 (8.06%) iPhone
4 4 (6.45%) iPad
4 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.23%) Replication
5 2 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 41 (66.13%) Linux
3 29 (46.77%) Unix
4 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.29%) Android
5 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.68%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.23%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Configuration Management
2 21 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (24.19%) DevOps
4 15 (24.19%) Scrum
5 11 (17.74%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (17.74%) Web Design
6 8 (12.90%) ITIL
7 5 (8.06%) Android Development
7 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
7 5 (8.06%) OO
7 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.06%) Web Development
8 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Low Latency
9 3 (4.84%) Coaching
9 3 (4.84%) High Availability
9 3 (4.84%) Open Source
9 3 (4.84%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) Python
2 23 (37.10%) PowerShell
3 21 (33.87%) Ruby
3 21 (33.87%) Shell Script
4 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.90%) Java
6 5 (8.06%) C
6 5 (8.06%) C#
6 5 (8.06%) C++
6 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
6 5 (8.06%) Scala
6 5 (8.06%) SQL
7 2 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
1 4 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) MCSE
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) Puppet
2 7 (11.29%) SCCM
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Apple
2 11 (17.74%) Serena
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (9.68%) Oracle
6 5 (8.06%) Adobe
7 4 (6.45%) Citrix
7 4 (6.45%) Google
7 4 (6.45%) HP
7 4 (6.45%) Wyse
8 2 (3.23%) Altiris
8 2 (3.23%) Cisco
8 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
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