The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 58 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.91% 0.58% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.89% 3.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £263 £138 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+59.25% +8.00%
Mac OS X
Wales

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 Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
173 94 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.34% 18.08% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 57 41
Average daily rate £338 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £145 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £17.35 £16.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mac OS X across the South Wales region.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Mac OS X Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff -9 5 £263 +75.00%
Mac OS X
Wales

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) MS Office
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) ITSM
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) VoIP
5 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
5 5 (35.71%) REST
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) RESTful
5 5 (35.71%) Scala
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (28.57%) Go
7 3 (21.43%) API Design
7 3 (21.43%) Node.js
7 3 (21.43%) Java EE
7 3 (21.43%) JIRA
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) JSP
7 3 (21.43%) Servlets
8 2 (14.29%) Web Design

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) ADSL
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Redis
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) REST
1 5 (35.71%) RESTful
2 3 (21.43%) Java EE
2 3 (21.43%) JSP
2 3 (21.43%) Servlets
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) JAX-RS
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Kafka
3 2 (14.29%) Mojolicious
4 1 (7.14%) OAuth2
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) ITSM
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) API Design
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) Scala
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Go
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) VMware