The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
South West / Bristol
Rank - 61 71
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 1.22% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.67% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +15.33% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £8.00
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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 132 194 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 16.04% 21.44% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 129 85
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 21
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +13.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £49.55 £43.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Bristol

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Bristol

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) RSpec
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) Capybara

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Capybara
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) git-flow
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) RSpec
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Dropwizard
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) VMware