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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 218 232 221
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 42 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.77% 0.49% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £175 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £155 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £140
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +167.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.20 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.11%
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
2369 2244 1854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.10% 25.10% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1233 1110 899
Average daily rate £363 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 221 237
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 27 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 May 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +10 12 £400 - 1
Hampshire - 12 £413 -
West Sussex - 10 £513 - 1
Surrey +6 4 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £500 - 2
Kent +1 1 £145 -17.14% 1
Oxfordshire -22 1 £163 - 1
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 56 (71.79%) Linux
2 53 (67.95%) Windows
3 49 (62.82%) UNIX
4 41 (52.56%) Configuration Management
4 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (43.59%) Ruby
6 33 (42.31%) PowerShell
6 33 (42.31%) Git (software)
6 33 (42.31%) Shell Script
6 33 (42.31%) Python
7 32 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
7 32 (41.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 32 (41.03%) Puppet
7 32 (41.03%) Jenkins
8 22 (28.21%) Heroku
8 22 (28.21%) Ruby on Rails
9 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (21.79%) Go
11 14 (17.95%) HTML
12 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 13 (16.67%) CSS
12 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.38%) MS Office
13 12 (15.38%) Windows 7
14 10 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (12.82%) Web Development
14 10 (12.82%) Web Design
14 10 (12.82%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
1 2 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.28%) CMS
2 1 (1.28%) WordPress
2 1 (1.28%) Lync
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.28%) InDesign
3 1 (1.28%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 32 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (28.21%) Heroku
3 10 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.13%) Office 365
5 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.56%) PABX
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 2 (2.56%) MPLS
4 1 (1.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.28%) DHCP
4 1 (1.28%) SSL
4 1 (1.28%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.41%) MySQL
3 4 (5.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 32 (41.03%) Jenkins
2 32 (41.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (12.82%) Subversion
4 4 (5.13%) Xcode
General
1 6 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (58.97%) Developer
2 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (10.26%) Mac Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Mac Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Scala Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.85%) PC Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) IT Support
8 2 (2.56%) AWS Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Administrator
8 2 (2.56%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.56%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.21%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (17.95%) HTML
3 13 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.28%) XML
4 1 (1.28%) Flash
4 1 (1.28%) XHTML
4 1 (1.28%) RSS
4 1 (1.28%) LAMP
4 1 (1.28%) jQuery
4 1 (1.28%) HTML5
4 1 (1.28%) REST
4 1 (1.28%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.28%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.85%) iPhone
3 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.28%) User Experience
4 1 (1.28%) BYOD
4 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (71.79%) Linux
2 53 (67.95%) Windows
3 49 (62.82%) UNIX
4 12 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
5 5 (6.41%) Mac OS
6 4 (5.13%) Android
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.56%) Windows CE
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Configuration Management
1 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (12.82%) Web Development
3 10 (12.82%) Web Design
4 9 (11.54%) Scrum
4 9 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (7.69%) DevOps
5 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.13%) ITIL
7 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.56%) Android Development
8 1 (1.28%) Patch Management
8 1 (1.28%) OO
8 1 (1.28%) OOD
8 1 (1.28%) Project Management
8 1 (1.28%) Service Management
8 1 (1.28%) ITSM
8 1 (1.28%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) Ruby
2 33 (42.31%) PowerShell
2 33 (42.31%) Python
2 33 (42.31%) Shell Script
3 17 (21.79%) Go
4 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.54%) Scala
6 5 (6.41%) Objective-C
7 4 (5.13%) Java
8 2 (2.56%) C++
8 2 (2.56%) C
9 1 (1.28%) C#
9 1 (1.28%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) MCP
2 3 (3.85%) MCSE
2 3 (3.85%) MCSA
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.28%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 32 (41.03%) Puppet
2 7 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Apple
3 4 (5.13%) McAfee
3 4 (5.13%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.85%) VMware
4 3 (3.85%) Dell
5 2 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.56%) Lotus
5 2 (2.56%) SAP
5 2 (2.56%) IBM
5 2 (2.56%) ProCurve
5 2 (2.56%) CODA
5 2 (2.56%) Sage
5 2 (2.56%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (2.56%) Meru Networks
5 2 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) Symantec
6 1 (1.28%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe
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