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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Rank 140 148 150
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.063% 0.061%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £100 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £388 £420
% change year-on-year
-52.25% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £12.68
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +16.32%
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
595 619 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.33% 19.39% 23.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 350 401
Median daily rate £320 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £135 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 128
Median hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 10 December 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
Gloucestershire +3 2 £100 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £175 -
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) DBS Check
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) MobileIron

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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MobileIron