Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 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 macOS
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 238 238
Rank change year-on-year +54 0 0
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 38 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.66% 0.42% 0.098%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.58% 2.03% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 6
City of London median daily rate £207 £300 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.17% +9.49% +56.57%
10th Percentile £115 £108 £113
90th Percentile £475 £469 £406
Central London median daily rate £207 £269 £300
% change year-on-year -23.16% -10.42% -20.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
City of London median hourly rate £20.92 £19.25 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.65% -33.62% +52.63%
10th Percentile £20.42 £18.63 £26.50
90th Percentile £21.47 £19.88 £31.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.92 £19.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year +8.65% -33.62% +52.63%

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 1,061 1,480 1,437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.46% 20.67% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 1,125 1,133
City of London median daily rate £475 £475 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.55% +4.32%
10th Percentile £163 £154 £221
90th Percentile £638 £638 £675
Central London median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 75 49
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £18.70 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +20.65% -18.42%
10th Percentile £12.17 £13.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.33 £25.06 £27.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.48 £18.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year +4.18% +10.00% -7.86%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mac OS as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in the City of London

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS in the City of London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS in the City of London

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS in the City of London

Mac OS
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 5 December 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
London Bridge - 1 £375 -
Mac OS
Central London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (47.37%) Office 365
6 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
7 11 (28.95%) Adobe
7 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
8 10 (26.32%) Windows 10
8 10 (26.32%) Blackberry
9 9 (23.68%) Cisco
9 9 (23.68%) ITIL
9 9 (23.68%) Time Management
9 9 (23.68%) Jamf Pro
10 8 (21.05%) Application Packaging
10 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (21.05%) HP
11 7 (18.42%) Apple
12 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
12 6 (15.79%) Project Management
12 6 (15.79%) VoIP
12 6 (15.79%) VMware
13 5 (13.16%) Firewall
13 5 (13.16%) Finance
13 5 (13.16%) Degree
13 5 (13.16%) Linux
13 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
14 4 (10.53%) NAS
14 4 (10.53%) XenApp

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 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Houdini
3 1 (2.63%) InDesign
3 1 (2.63%) Maya
3 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) G Suite
3 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) AWS
3 2 (5.26%) Azure
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) VoIP
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
3 4 (10.53%) LAN
3 4 (10.53%) NAS
3 4 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (7.89%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) Network Security
4 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.63%) FTP
6 1 (2.63%) HTTP
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) InstallShield
1 4 (10.53%) MSI
1 4 (10.53%) WinDbg
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) PhpStorm
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
2 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Administrator
2 9 (23.68%) IT Administrator
3 8 (21.05%) Desktop Support
3 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Junior
4 7 (18.42%) Junior IT Administrator
4 7 (18.42%) Mac Administrator
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (13.16%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (10.53%) Deskside Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Deskside Support
7 4 (10.53%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Support
9 2 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
9 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 2 (5.26%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Apollo GraphQL
1 2 (5.26%) CSS
1 2 (5.26%) GraphQL
1 2 (5.26%) HTML
1 2 (5.26%) HTML5
1 2 (5.26%) Node.js
1 2 (5.26%) Redux
1 2 (5.26%) REST
1 2 (5.26%) RESTful
1 2 (5.26%) Symfony
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
1 2 (5.26%) WebKit
2 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) CCTV
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Blog
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
3 10 (26.32%) Windows 10
4 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Unix
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) Android
7 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.63%) Debian
7 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
1 9 (23.68%) Time Management
2 8 (21.05%) Application Packaging
3 6 (15.79%) Project Management
3 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) Decision-Making
4 4 (10.53%) E-Discovery
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (10.53%) ITSM
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE
4 4 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Architectural Design
5 2 (5.26%) BDD
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (5.26%) Due Diligence
5 2 (5.26%) Fintech
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.53%) VBScript
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Go
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) DFS Replication
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.53%) Xen
3 4 (10.53%) XenApp
3 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.26%) Docker
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (10.53%) Perfmon
2 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) SCOM
2 4 (10.53%) WSUS
2 4 (10.53%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.63%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Adobe
3 9 (23.68%) Cisco
4 8 (21.05%) HP
5 7 (18.42%) Apple
6 6 (15.79%) VMware
7 4 (10.53%) Bloomberg
7 4 (10.53%) Citrix
7 4 (10.53%) Fidessa
7 4 (10.53%) Ivanti
7 4 (10.53%) Lotus
7 4 (10.53%) Lumension
7 4 (10.53%) McAfee
8 2 (5.26%) Google
8 2 (5.26%) Meraki
9 1 (2.63%) Autodesk