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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 250 261 248
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 2 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.082% 0.098%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.10% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £185 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £199 £420 £338
% change year-on-year
-52.67% +24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -9.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -21.21%
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
1926 2313 2256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.90% 23.71% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 1287 1153
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 201 231
Median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 27 September 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 - 2 £185 - 2
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (33.33%) Meraki
4 2 (33.33%) Yammer
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (33.33%) MOM

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 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Yammer
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) MOM
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Meraki
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