Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 161 131 212
Rank change year-on-year -30 +81 +18
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 7 5 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.21% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.79% 1.21% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 21
10th Percentile £209 £198 £115
25th Percentile £278 £254 £135
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £351 £225
Median % change year-on-year +21.00% +56.11% -40.00%
75th Percentile £525 £430 £419
90th Percentile £555 £431 £438
Central London median daily rate £425 £265 £225
% change year-on-year +60.38% +17.78% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
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 391 412 1,295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.36% 17.52% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 316 1,001
10th Percentile £245 £213 £165
25th Percentile £411 £356 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +7.89% - -5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £563 £575
90th Percentile £700 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 30
10th Percentile £13.73 £16.35 £12.04
25th Percentile £13.88 £19.88 £17.34
Median hourly rate £14.25 £27.18 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -47.56% +29.40% +12.30%
75th Percentile £19.00 £33.42 £22.64
90th Percentile £21.40 £36.32 £38.23
Central London median hourly rate £16.19 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -14.82% -9.52% +11.41%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 2 (28.57%) Preventative Maintenance
3 2 (28.57%) Presentation Skills
3 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis

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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 1 (14.29%) AWS
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Fargate
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Serverless
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 2 (28.57%) Law
1 2 (28.57%) Presentation Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Science Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Reliability Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Remote Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
2 1 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (14.29%) UIKit
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
1 2 (28.57%) Preventative Maintenance
1 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Science
2 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCENT
2 1 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Accessibility
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft