The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 87 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.21% 0.22% 0.077%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 0.79% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £324 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.55% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.40 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +4.16%
Mac OS X
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
279 380 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.40% 27.80% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 171 171
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 66
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.83 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £34.05 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.13 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -4.32%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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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
Egham - 1 - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Mac OS X
South East

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Apple
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (33.33%) Qt
4 4 (33.33%) VTK
4 4 (33.33%) CMake
4 4 (33.33%) Itk
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (25.00%) Lync
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) ITSM
7 1 (8.33%) X-Windows
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) Client/Server

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (33.33%) CMake
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 3 (25.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Qt
1 4 (33.33%) VTK
1 4 (33.33%) Itk
2 1 (8.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
1 4 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (8.33%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Apple
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Eloqua
4 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow