Period
to 24 October 2020

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 24 October 2020 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
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 199 215
Rank change year-on-year +82 +16 +46
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 8 56 73
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.39% 0.74% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 3.91% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 48 56
Median daily rate £600 £450 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +136.84% -43.70%
10th Percentile £525 £127 £123
90th Percentile £638 £658 £575
London median daily rate £575 £330 £200
% change year-on-year +74.24% +65.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
London median hourly rate £38.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +92.50% -6.98% -25.86%

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 353 1,433 1,877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.40% 18.95% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 1,116 1,419
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% -
10th Percentile £213 £176 £157
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
London median daily rate £486 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +2.37% -2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 44 83
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.29% +6.86%
10th Percentile £17.05 £12.62 £13.20
90th Percentile £80.95 £44.80 £24.80
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% -1.58%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mac OS X in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Central London

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mac OS X in Central London.

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 24 October 2020. 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
West End of London +11 5 £600 +361.54%
City of Westminster +2 4 £600 +15.66%
City of London +91 3 £550 +150.00%
Mac OS X
London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, 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 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) AWS
4 4 (50.00%) Mockito
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) JAX-RS
4 4 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (50.00%) Microservices
4 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (50.00%) Java 8
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 4 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (50.00%) Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) WCAG
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving

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 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Mockito
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Grunt
2 3 (37.50%) gulp
2 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
2 3 (37.50%) Mocha
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) GitLab
General
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Mustache
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Celery
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (50.00%) Microservices
3 4 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (37.50%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Java 8
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) WCAG
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Grafana
2 1 (12.50%) Kibana
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform