The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 137 140 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.065% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £185 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £218 £270
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £12.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+54.00% -15.25%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
627 681 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.26% 21.97% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 397 366
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £145 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £469 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 90 86
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.27 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Mac OS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS across the South West region.

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Mac OS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Somerset - 1 - -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Mac Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec