The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple Mac OS X
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 124 130
Rank change year-on-year +28 +6  
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% 0.081% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 0.40% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Median daily rate £225 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.63% +18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +15.33% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
% change year-on-year - +8.87%  

Mac OS X is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 269 505 588
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.85% 20.52% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 302 297
Median daily rate £405 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.72% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 39
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Berkshire

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Berkshire

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Berkshire

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 £225 -
Mac OS X
South East

Mac OS X
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (50.00%) Skype

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy