The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 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 MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 237 268 257
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 10 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.042% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £185 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £388 £420
% change year-on-year
-47.09% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £14.59
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +1.09%
Mac OS
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
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Mac OS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mac OS
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 across the South East region.

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mac OS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Mac OS
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 across the South East region.

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mac OS
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 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
Oxfordshire 0 6 £185 - 1
Surrey +21 3 £185 -45.18%
Berkshire - 1 £475 -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS 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.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Office 365
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Apple
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (30.00%) Skype
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 2 (20.00%) MCSA
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (10.00%) KVM
7 1 (10.00%) Ansible
7 1 (10.00%) RANCID
7 1 (10.00%) Ceph
7 1 (10.00%) iptables
7 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
7 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment

Mac OS
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 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Skype
1 3 (30.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) IMAP
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) MRTG
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Mac Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) Korn
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Ceph
3 1 (10.00%) Dovecot
3 1 (10.00%) iptables
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (10.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Cacti
1 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) RANCID
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Apple
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat