The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS
Rank - 110 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.046% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £145 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £288 £208
% change year-on-year
+34.78% +38.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £16.33
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 West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
536 486 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.17% 22.55% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 221 198
Average daily rate £355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £130 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 99 61
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £26.00 £31.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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

Mac OS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mac OS 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.

1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mac OS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple