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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 232 216 234
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 26 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.14% 0.061%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.05% 0.58% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
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£341 £313 £204
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.20% +53.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £200 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £325 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £220 £319
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -30.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
2485 2058 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.26% 24.12% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1276 992 781
Average daily rate £325 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 226 241
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
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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
Surrey +2 10 - - 1
Hampshire - 6 £351 - 2
West Sussex - 5 £108 -
Oxfordshire -23 1 £288 -8.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Linux
3 18 (39.13%) MS Office
4 16 (34.78%) C
5 15 (32.61%) UNIX
5 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
6 14 (30.43%) Blackberry
6 14 (30.43%) Python
7 13 (28.26%) ITIL
8 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.91%) Apple
9 11 (23.91%) Android
9 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
10 9 (19.57%) Network Security
11 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
11 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
11 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
11 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
12 7 (15.22%) Symantec
12 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (15.22%) iPad
12 7 (15.22%) Cyber Security
13 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
13 6 (13.04%) Puppet
13 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
13 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
13 6 (13.04%) iPhone

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (6.52%) IBM Notes
3 3 (6.52%) Lync
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) MS Office
2 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Heroku
3 4 (8.70%) Office 365
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Network Security
2 4 (8.70%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) VPN
2 4 (8.70%) PABX
3 3 (6.52%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) LAN
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) SSL
5 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) CMake
General
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) Support Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Support
6 3 (6.52%) IT Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Deskside Support
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Mac Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (8.70%) Qt
2 4 (8.70%) VTK
2 4 (8.70%) Itk
3 2 (4.35%) HTML5
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) Flash
4 1 (2.17%) XHTML
4 1 (2.17%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.17%) LAMP
4 1 (2.17%) WinForms
4 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.17%) jQuery
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Blackberry
2 7 (15.22%) iPad
3 6 (13.04%) iPhone
4 3 (6.52%) CMDB
5 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Linux
3 15 (32.61%) UNIX
4 11 (23.91%) Android
4 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
5 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.70%) Mac OS
7 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 7 (15.22%) Cyber Security
4 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) Release Management
7 2 (4.35%) MVC
8 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.17%) Change Management
8 1 (2.17%) Line Management
8 1 (2.17%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) C
2 14 (30.43%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 6 (13.04%) Ruby
3 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.87%) C++
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
6 1 (2.17%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.17%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.17%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) MCP
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) HND
6 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.17%) ACTC
6 1 (2.17%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) SCCM
3 3 (6.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (6.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.17%) Casper Suite
4 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Apple
3 7 (15.22%) Symantec
4 5 (10.87%) VMware
5 4 (8.70%) SAP
5 4 (8.70%) IBM
5 4 (8.70%) Lotus
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
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