Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 51 75
Rank change year-on-year -7 +24 -6
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 4 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.57% 1.27% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 5.97% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Cambridge median daily rate - £169 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.18% +6.29%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £198 £198
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% +12.50%

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 182 134 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 25.78% 21.24% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 62 123
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £179 £203 £185
90th Percentile £425 £425 £438
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 11 15
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £16.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.55% -56.58% +38.18%
10th Percentile £15.69 £10.50 £11.45
90th Percentile £53.13 £43.75 £56.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £31.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +30.65% +129.63% -46.00%

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 23 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) WebEx
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop

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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WebEx
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Apple
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft