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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
England / South East
Rank 215 227 229
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 26 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.71% 1.44% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 16
Median daily rate £500 £360 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £165 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £15.64 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £20.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-40.39% +55.76%

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
1521 2080 2288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.26% 24.99% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 864 1206 1162
Median daily rate £370 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 181 183
Median hourly rate £19.63 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +16 12 £650 +13.04%
Surrey +13 4 £475 +35.71% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 4 £450 -25.00%
Hampshire +4 4 £425 +14.86%
Berkshire +14 1 £170 -2.85% 3
Kent - 1 - -
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 19 (38.00%) Office 365
5 19 (38.00%) DNS
6 16 (32.00%) DHCP
6 16 (32.00%) Linux
7 15 (30.00%) MS Office
7 15 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
8 14 (28.00%) HTML
9 13 (26.00%) CSS
9 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (24.00%) Hyper-V
10 12 (24.00%) Scala
10 12 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (24.00%) Subversion
10 12 (24.00%) Web Development
10 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (22.00%) Unix
11 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
11 11 (22.00%) Scrum
11 11 (22.00%) VMware
11 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
11 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (20.00%) Visualisation
12 10 (20.00%) SCCM
12 10 (20.00%) SCOM

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 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Office
2 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.00%) Office 365
2 15 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) DNS
2 16 (32.00%) DHCP
3 10 (20.00%) HTTP
3 10 (20.00%) Kerberos
3 10 (20.00%) LDAP
4 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.00%) Firewall
6 4 (8.00%) LAN
7 3 (6.00%) ADSL
7 3 (6.00%) NAS
7 3 (6.00%) Network Security
7 3 (6.00%) SSL
7 3 (6.00%) VPN
8 2 (4.00%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.00%) Skype
8 2 (4.00%) VoIP
8 2 (4.00%) WAN
8 2 (4.00%) Wireless
9 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.00%) MS Access
2 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (24.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Ant
3 1 (2.00%) AppScan
3 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.00%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.00%) GDB
3 1 (2.00%) Hudson
3 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.00%) JBehave
3 1 (2.00%) jMock
3 1 (2.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Maven
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) WinDbg
3 1 (2.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (4.00%) Games
1 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Scala Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Designer
4 7 (14.00%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.00%) C++ Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Chief Technology Officer
7 4 (8.00%) IT Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) IT Support
7 4 (8.00%) IT Technician
7 4 (8.00%) Product Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Product Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Mac Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) HTML
2 13 (26.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) COM+
4 1 (2.00%) GWT
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.00%) Spring
4 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.00%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) BYOD
1 10 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 9 (18.00%) PKI
3 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.00%) iPad
5 2 (4.00%) iPhone
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (32.00%) Linux
4 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (22.00%) Unix
6 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (16.00%) Apple iOS
8 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (12.00%) Android
9 6 (12.00%) Windows 10
10 3 (6.00%) Mac OS
10 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.00%) Kali Linux
11 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (24.00%) Web Development
3 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
4 10 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (20.00%) Web Design
5 9 (18.00%) Email Filtering
5 9 (18.00%) Patch Management
5 9 (18.00%) Service Design
6 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (14.00%) ITIL
7 7 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (8.00%) Business Development
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Network Design
10 2 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (4.00%) Migration
10 2 (4.00%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (24.00%) Scala
2 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.00%) C++
4 5 (10.00%) Python
5 4 (8.00%) VBA
6 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) MCSA
1 2 (4.00%) MCSE
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) CCSP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
2 1 (2.00%) GPEN
2 1 (2.00%) GWAPT
2 1 (2.00%) GXPN
2 1 (2.00%) OSCE
2 1 (2.00%) OSCP
2 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (14.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) SCCM
1 10 (20.00%) SCOM
2 3 (6.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) Core Impact
3 1 (2.00%) HP Fortify
3 1 (2.00%) Nessus
3 1 (2.00%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.00%) Nmap
3 1 (2.00%) WebInspect
3 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) Apple
4 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.00%) SonicWALL
5 3 (6.00%) Veeam
6 2 (4.00%) Sophos
7 1 (2.00%) Adobe
7 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.00%) Remedy