Period
to 16 September 2021

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 6 months to 16 September 2021 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
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 55 41 83
Rank change year-on-year -14 +42 -17
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 3 1 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.45% 0.33% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.24% 1.54% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
10th Percentile £204 " "
25th Percentile £266 " £163
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £388 - £175
75th Percentile £516 " £400
90th Percentile £581 " £528
East of England median daily rate £388 - £343
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £17.50

Mac OS 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 134 65 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.15% 21.52% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 42 131
10th Percentile £128 £254 £116
25th Percentile £200 £313 £171
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £385 £350
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -6.67%
75th Percentile £438 £525 £438
90th Percentile £525 " £538
East of England median daily rate £350 £368 £375
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 45
10th Percentile £10.35 £16.72 £11.25
25th Percentile £11.81 £21.40 £13.25
Median hourly rate £12.50 £33.25 £17.00
Median % change year-on-year -62.41% +95.59% -2.86%
75th Percentile £16.37 £45.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £30.50 £47.25 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £15.86
% change year-on-year +2.56% +22.95% -3.88%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in Cambridgeshire

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mac OS in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Mac OS in Cambridgeshire

Mac OS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mac OS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Mac OS in Cambridgeshire

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mac OS in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 16 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 £600 - 4
Mac OS
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) TestRail
2 1 (33.33%) Buildbot
2 1 (33.33%) Prometheus
2 1 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Scalr
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10

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 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Buildbot
1 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
1 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 1 (33.33%) TestRail
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Grafana
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Prometheus
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Scalr