The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Suffolk region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.72% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £255
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 29 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.72% 19.46% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 11 33
Average daily rate £225 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £121 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £351 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £10.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £33.25 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Mac OS X
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Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Mac OS X
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple