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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
England / South East
Rank 226 253 258
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.024% 0.011%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.45% 0.096% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £150 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-71.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £390 £338
% change year-on-year
-53.84% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £12.68
% change year-on-year
+52.54% +16.32%

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
1559 2087 2288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.47% 24.99% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 1216 1153
Median daily rate £370 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 185 184
Median hourly rate £19.63 £18.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.00 £11.61
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
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
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 19 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
Hampshire - 4 - - 4
Surrey - 2 - -
Oxfordshire -3 1 £150 -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Office 365
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Apple
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Skype
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
5 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (14.29%) MCSE
6 2 (14.29%) MCSA
6 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.14%) Puppet
7 1 (7.14%) Dovecot
7 1 (7.14%) MRTG
7 1 (7.14%) KVM
7 1 (7.14%) Ansible
7 1 (7.14%) RANCID

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 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Skype
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) IMAP
2 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) MRTG
2 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Mac Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Mac Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) Korn
1 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Ceph
3 1 (7.14%) Dovecot
3 1 (7.14%) iptables
3 1 (7.14%) KVM
3 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
3 1 (7.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Cacti
1 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) RANCID
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Apple
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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