Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 230 288
Rank change year-on-year +6 +58 +2
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 10 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% 0.82% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 13
City of London median daily rate £225 £338 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +92.86% -31.37%
10th Percentile £113 £128 £145
90th Percentile £423 £493 £385
London median daily rate £400 £375 £173
% change year-on-year +6.67% +117.39% -32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
City of London median hourly rate - £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.57% -90.54%
London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% -19.12% +17.24%

Mac OS is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1345 1462 2367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.72% 21.19% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1198 1829
City of London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £223 £274 £213
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 83
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +1.60% -
10th Percentile £12.76 £11.25 £12.30
90th Percentile £29.53 £25.63 £26.50
London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +5.88%

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 23 July 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Apple
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Adobe
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
7 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Android
7 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) C
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Unix

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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) G Suite
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Skype
3 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) PBX
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Mac Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (20.00%) Data Security
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
1 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Apple
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Adobe
4 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Meraki
5 1 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) ZyXEL