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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS
Rank - 134 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.10% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
-41.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £12.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -18.03%
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
638 637 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.80% 21.25% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 343 346
Median daily rate £350 £350 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £128 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 86 94
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 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%) LANDesk
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec