Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 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 macOS
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 98 104
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.069% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.33% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Cheshire median daily rate - - £388
North West median daily rate £125 £294 £388
% change year-on-year -57.45% -24.19% +112.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £13.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £13.75 -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 244 302 435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.33% 20.86% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 188 257
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £180 £179 £213
90th Percentile £543 £600 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +13.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 51
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -19.83% +12.27%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £18.00 £21.00 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £14.57 £15.82
% change year-on-year +19.67% -7.90% +5.43%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in Cheshire

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in Cheshire

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS in Cheshire