The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 90
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £219
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +15.33% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
% change year-on-year - +8.87%  

Mac OS X 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 East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 286 323 380
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 19.16% 19.90% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 157 180
Median daily rate £310 £338 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.14% -2.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 45
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in the East Midlands

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in the East Midlands

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in the East Midlands

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Web Design
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Symfony
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) Line Management
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 4 (66.67%) DBS Check
3 4 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (66.67%) Case Management
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Kerberos

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Risk Manager
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) Symfony
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Case Management
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 4 (66.67%) Line Management
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
1 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 4 (66.67%) Web Design
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DBS Check
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle