The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Mac OS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 29 June 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 macOS
East of England > Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 57 77
Rank change year-on-year +10 +20  
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.19% 0.85% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.29% 2.94% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £228 - £350
East of England median daily rate £230 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -38.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -45.00%  
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -45.00%  

Mac OS 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 163 170 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.72% 28.76% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 203 309
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £280 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +3.70%  
10th Percentile £152 £130 £204
90th Percentile £475 £525 £426
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 35 82
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.91%  
10th Percentile £13.00 £9.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.25 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -13.15%  

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in Cambridgeshire

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in Cambridgeshire

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS in Cambridgeshire

Mac OS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Cambridge +9 7 £228 - 2
Mac OS
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
4 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (25.00%) Presales
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security
6 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE

Mac OS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Customer Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) VMware