Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 21 February 2018 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 49 64
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15 -7
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 3 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.49% 1.02% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.95% 4.58% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Cambridge median daily rate - £198 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.54% -4.41%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £203 £165
% change year-on-year - +22.73% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.39% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +39.39% +22.22% +10.66%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 154 131 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 25.25% 22.28% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 59 68
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £206 £145 £154
90th Percentile £500 £455 £465
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56% +9.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 29
Cambridge median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% -53.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £17.70 £10.63 £13.00
90th Percentile £73.50 £42.88 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £28.94 £17.00
% change year-on-year +29.59% +70.22% -34.62%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) WebEx

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) WebEx
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (66.67%) IT Technician
2 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft