Period
to 15 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 15 October 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 168 119 200
Rank change year-on-year -49 +81 +30
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 5 5 34
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.28% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.11% 1.64% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 26
10th Percentile £191 " £115
25th Percentile £234 £81 £153
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £263 £238 £208
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +14.18% -36.00%
75th Percentile £348 £295 £425
90th Percentile £484 £501 £475
Central London median daily rate £263 £290 £225
% change year-on-year -9.48% +28.89% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.92
Central London median hourly rate - - £20.92

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 452 304 1,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.76% 17.06% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 241 892
10th Percentile £189 £200 £165
25th Percentile £375 £356 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £473 £475
Median % change year-on-year +8.47% -0.53% -2.56%
75th Percentile £602 £556 £570
90th Percentile £700 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £473 £463
% change year-on-year +8.47% +2.16% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 34
10th Percentile £13.44 £20.50 £12.04
25th Percentile £13.81 £21.25 £14.06
Median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -36.67% +9.76% +9.63%
75th Percentile £15.72 £30.38 £21.44
90th Percentile £20.20 £35.10 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £20.67
% change year-on-year -28.75% -3.22% +10.51%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mac OS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in the City of London

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mac OS in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Mac OS in the City of London

Mac OS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mac OS in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Mac OS in the City of London

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mac OS in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Mac OS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Ticket Management
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Fidessa
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Lotus

Mac OS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon ECS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Fargate
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Serverless
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Reliability Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Inventory Control
2 1 (20.00%) Inventory Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Preventative Maintenance
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCENT
2 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus