Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 6 months to 20 October 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 87 89
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 1 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.066% 1.15% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 6.38% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 2
Birmingham median daily rate - £463 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +208.33% -66.67%
West Midlands median daily rate £575 £450 £150
% change year-on-year +27.78% +200.00% -66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -25.81% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.75 £14.25
90th Percentile £16.50 £12.25 £16.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +30.43% -25.81% -43.64%

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

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 270 282 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.86% 17.96% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 174 119
Birmingham median daily rate £325 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £179 £177 £155
90th Percentile £521 £534 £428
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £398 £330
% change year-on-year -8.18% +20.45% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 24
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.75 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.84% -15.00% +3.91%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.18 £10.63
90th Percentile £20.43 £18.98 £27.03
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.45 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.45% -1.69%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Birmingham

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Birmingham

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple