The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 June 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 Mac OS X
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 127 120
Rank change year-on-year +29 -7  
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 37 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.59% 0.12% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.39% 0.49% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £140 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +239.28% -32.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £140 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £140 £207
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £455 £375
% change year-on-year +4.39% +21.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £12.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - -9.67%  

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 of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 579 618 822
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 24.88% 24.73% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 341 433
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £140 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 99 101
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £13.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in the East of England

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in the East of England

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in the East of England

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 29 £488 -
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £140 -0.08% 2
Hertfordshire -2 3 £550 - 4
Bedfordshire -5 2 £330 -
Mac OS X
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 39 (76.47%) Linux
2 33 (64.71%) Unix
2 33 (64.71%) Java
2 33 (64.71%) TDD
3 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (62.75%) Test Automation
4 29 (56.86%) Git (software)
5 26 (50.98%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (47.06%) Relational Database
7 20 (39.22%) HTTP
7 20 (39.22%) HTML
7 20 (39.22%) XML
8 19 (37.25%) Jenkins
9 17 (33.33%) SQL
9 17 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 17 (33.33%) Scrum
10 16 (31.37%) Web Development
10 16 (31.37%) Oracle
11 15 (29.41%) CSS
11 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
11 15 (29.41%) Windows
11 15 (29.41%) SOA
12 14 (27.45%) Web Services
12 14 (27.45%) MySQL
12 14 (27.45%) JPA
12 14 (27.45%) MariaDB
12 14 (27.45%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
12 14 (27.45%) REST
13 13 (25.49%) DevOps

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (23.53%) JBoss
2 9 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.88%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (39.22%) HTTP
2 12 (23.53%) LDAP
3 11 (21.57%) SSL
4 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.84%) WebEx
6 2 (3.92%) DHCP
6 2 (3.92%) DNS
6 2 (3.92%) Internet
6 2 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.96%) Firewall
7 1 (1.96%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) VPN
7 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 14 (27.45%) MariaDB
2 14 (27.45%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.84%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.92%) Redis
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (56.86%) Git (software)
2 19 (37.25%) Jenkins
3 13 (25.49%) Subversion
4 12 (23.53%) JUnit
4 12 (23.53%) Mockito
5 7 (13.73%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.88%) JIRA
6 3 (5.88%) Maven
7 2 (3.92%) Appium
7 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.92%) Protractor
7 2 (3.92%) Selenium
7 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.84%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) SOA Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Automation Tester
7 2 (3.92%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) HTML
1 20 (39.22%) XML
2 17 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 15 (29.41%) CSS
4 14 (27.45%) JPA
4 14 (27.45%) REST
4 14 (27.45%) Web Services
5 13 (25.49%) EclipseLink
5 13 (25.49%) Middleware
5 13 (25.49%) Spring
6 12 (23.53%) JAAS
6 12 (23.53%) JAXB
6 12 (23.53%) Spring MVC
7 10 (19.61%) SOAP
8 8 (15.69%) JAX-RPC
8 8 (15.69%) Struts
8 8 (15.69%) Struts2
8 8 (15.69%) XSD
9 7 (13.73%) JSON Schema
9 7 (13.73%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.84%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.92%) iPhone
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) RIA
4 1 (1.96%) Biotechnology
4 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Linux
2 33 (64.71%) Unix
3 15 (29.41%) Windows
4 12 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.88%) Android
7 3 (5.88%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) TDD
2 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) Test Automation
3 26 (50.98%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (33.33%) Scrum
5 16 (31.37%) Web Development
6 15 (29.41%) SOA
7 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
8 13 (25.49%) DevOps
8 13 (25.49%) Kanban
9 12 (23.53%) Configuration Management
9 12 (23.53%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (23.53%) MVC
9 12 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (23.53%) Web Design
10 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 9 (17.65%) User Stories
11 7 (13.73%) Coaching
11 7 (13.73%) ITIL
11 7 (13.73%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.88%) Groovy
6 2 (3.92%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.92%) C
6 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) MCSA
2 3 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) CCNA
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCITP
3 2 (3.92%) MCTS
4 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Docker
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Ansible
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
3 2 (3.92%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) SCSM
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) Apple
4 4 (7.84%) WSO2
5 3 (5.88%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) VMware
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