The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 24 April 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 West Midlands 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £193 £220
% change year-on-year
+22.07% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £10.86
% change year-on-year
- +42.79%
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
476 363 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.21% 20.30% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 145 161
Average daily rate £305 £270 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 55 65
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.00 £22.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mac OS
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 across the West Midlands region.

Mac OS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mac OS
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 across the West Midlands region.

Mac OS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands