Period
to 26 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 26 June 2019 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
London > Central London
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 220 240
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 -3
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 62 75 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.73% 0.82% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.69% 4.07% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 57 10
Central London median daily rate £550 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.94% +19.23% +8.33%
10th Percentile £140 £123 £192
90th Percentile £650 £578 £555
London median daily rate £515 £325 £340
% change year-on-year +58.46% -4.41% -1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Central London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.32% - -
London median hourly rate £18.38 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +14.06% -8.57%

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 Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,680 1,845 1,596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.88% 20.23% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,262 1,410 1,242
Central London median daily rate £483 £500 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.50% +6.95% +3.89%
10th Percentile £180 £192 £250
90th Percentile £650 £644 £638
London median daily rate £486 £488 £463
% change year-on-year -0.26% +5.41% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 71 32
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +10.53% -4.76%
10th Percentile £16.92 £13.00 £12.88
90th Percentile £37.88 £25.00 £141.13
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.49 £21.50
% change year-on-year +7.78% -9.37% +22.86%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Central London

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Central London

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in Central London over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in Central London

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Central London

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Central London region over the 6 months to 26 June 2019. 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
City of Westminster +7 32 £575 - 1
City of London -14 18 £544 +67.31% 1
West End of London +5 6 £130 -67.09% 1
Camden +3 1 £130 -
Mac OS X
London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 39 (62.90%) Linux
2 38 (61.29%) Java
2 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (59.68%) Unix
4 35 (56.45%) TDD
4 35 (56.45%) Test Automation
5 31 (50.00%) Web Development
6 30 (48.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 29 (46.77%) Continuous Deployment
7 29 (46.77%) Web Design
8 27 (43.55%) MongoDB
9 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
10 24 (38.71%) Mockito
10 24 (38.71%) JAX-RS
11 22 (35.48%) Windows
12 21 (33.87%) HTML
12 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
12 21 (33.87%) Docker
13 20 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
13 20 (32.26%) BDD
14 18 (29.03%) Microservices
14 18 (29.03%) Kubernetes
14 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
14 18 (29.03%) Pair Programming
14 18 (29.03%) Subversion
15 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
16 16 (25.81%) HTTP
16 16 (25.81%) Cucumber
17 14 (22.58%) REST
17 14 (22.58%) ActiveMQ

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.45%) Confluence
3 3 (4.84%) IIS
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.23%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.23%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.61%) InDesign
3 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (11.29%) Office 365
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Google Docs
5 1 (1.61%) PaaS
5 1 (1.61%) SaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) HTTP
2 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.68%) Wireless
3 4 (6.45%) DHCP
4 3 (4.84%) DNS
4 3 (4.84%) Firewall
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.23%) Internet
5 2 (3.23%) LAN
5 2 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (3.23%) Skype
5 2 (3.23%) WAN
5 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.61%) Intranet
6 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) MongoDB
2 13 (20.97%) Neo4j
2 13 (20.97%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.61%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 24 (38.71%) Mockito
3 18 (29.03%) Subversion
4 16 (25.81%) Cucumber
5 13 (20.97%) Maven
6 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
7 7 (11.29%) JIRA
8 5 (8.06%) Grunt
8 5 (8.06%) gulp
8 5 (8.06%) Jasmine
8 5 (8.06%) Mocha
9 3 (4.84%) Bitbucket
9 3 (4.84%) Selenium
9 3 (4.84%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (1.61%) fastlane
10 1 (1.61%) Xcode
General
1 2 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Publishing
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Developer
2 24 (38.71%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Desktop Support
4 12 (19.35%) Desktop Engineer
4 12 (19.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 12 (19.35%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Mac Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Linux Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) JAX-RS
2 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 14 (22.58%) ActiveMQ
3 14 (22.58%) REST
4 13 (20.97%) Dropwizard
5 11 (17.74%) Node.js
6 8 (12.90%) CSS
7 6 (9.68%) HTML5
8 5 (8.06%) jQuery
8 5 (8.06%) Mustache
8 5 (8.06%) Sass
9 3 (4.84%) React
9 3 (4.84%) Web Services
10 2 (3.23%) Play Framework
11 1 (1.61%) .NET
11 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.61%) RESTful
11 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.61%) iPad
3 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (62.90%) Linux
2 37 (59.68%) Unix
3 22 (35.48%) Windows
4 12 (19.35%) Windows 10
4 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.84%) Debian
7 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X Server
7 3 (4.84%) openSUSE
7 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.61%) CentOS
9 1 (1.61%) NetWare
9 1 (1.61%) Solaris
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (56.45%) TDD
2 35 (56.45%) Test Automation
3 31 (50.00%) Web Development
4 30 (48.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 29 (46.77%) Continuous Deployment
5 29 (46.77%) Web Design
6 20 (32.26%) BDD
7 18 (29.03%) Microservices
7 18 (29.03%) Pair Programming
8 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (16.13%) ITIL
10 7 (11.29%) Scrum
11 5 (8.06%) Front End Development
11 5 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.06%) Service Management
11 5 (8.06%) Web Accessibility
12 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
13 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Management
13 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) Java
2 11 (17.74%) Java 8
2 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.90%) Python
3 8 (12.90%) Ruby
4 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.84%) Groovy
5 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.23%) Scala
7 1 (1.61%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) DBS Check
1 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (3.23%) MCSE
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) ACSP
2 1 (1.61%) ACTC
2 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.61%) MCP
2 1 (1.61%) MCSA
2 1 (1.61%) MOS
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) WCAG
2 3 (4.84%) COBIT
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.84%) NIST
2 3 (4.84%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Docker
2 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.84%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.61%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (29.03%) Kubernetes
2 7 (11.29%) SCCM
3 3 (4.84%) AirWatch
3 3 (4.84%) HP Fortify
3 3 (4.84%) Nessus
4 1 (1.61%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Apple
3 5 (8.06%) Adobe
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco
3 5 (8.06%) Ivanti
3 5 (8.06%) VMware
4 3 (4.84%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.84%) Qualys
4 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
4 3 (4.84%) Splunk
5 2 (3.23%) Google
5 2 (3.23%) Meraki
6 1 (1.61%) ATG
6 1 (1.61%) Dell KACE
6 1 (1.61%) Polycom
6 1 (1.61%) Remedy
6 1 (1.61%) Sophos
6 1 (1.61%) Wyse