The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 130 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% - 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £260
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +55.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.40 £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Mac OS X
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 West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
515 472 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.22% 20.03% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 229 142
Average daily rate £325 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £169 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 69 53
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.80 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mac OS X Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mac OS X
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mac OS X Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
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Job
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Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) ASN.1
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared