Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 171 159
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 -19
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 36 17 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% 0.35% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 1.43% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 12
East of England median daily rate £481 £198 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +143.67% -52.84% -6.94%
10th Percentile £330 £143 £184
90th Percentile £618 £209 £602
England median daily rate £420 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +1.20% -2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.24% -23.26% +79.17%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.40 £13.50
90th Percentile £20.30 £17.25 £23.25
England median hourly rate £26.25 £16.50 £15.89
% change year-on-year +59.09% +3.86% +22.21%

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

All Operating Systems
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1141 1190 1406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 22.15% 24.41% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 627 674
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +0.36%
10th Percentile £130 £158 £150
90th Percentile £550 £512 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 150 251
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.58% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £12.44 £10.74 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Essex - 23 £515 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £330 -
Cambridgeshire -24 5 - - 2
Hertfordshire -2 1 - -
Mac OS X
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (75.00%) TDD
1 27 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (72.22%) Linux
3 25 (69.44%) Java
3 25 (69.44%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 20 (55.56%) Unix
6 19 (52.78%) HTTP
6 19 (52.78%) Relational Database
7 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (41.67%) Windows
9 14 (38.89%) TCP/IP
9 14 (38.89%) SQL
9 14 (38.89%) Web Services
9 14 (38.89%) Jenkins
10 13 (36.11%) Mentoring
10 13 (36.11%) Scrum
10 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (33.33%) Kanban
11 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 12 (33.33%) SOA
11 12 (33.33%) SSL
11 12 (33.33%) Middleware
11 12 (33.33%) DevOps
11 12 (33.33%) User Stories
12 11 (30.56%) Ansible
12 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
13 10 (27.78%) Subversion

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 7 (19.44%) Confluence
1 7 (19.44%) JBoss
2 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (19.44%) Sauce Labs
4 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) HTTP
2 14 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 12 (33.33%) SSL
4 7 (19.44%) Internet
4 7 (19.44%) LDAP
5 6 (16.67%) WebEx
6 3 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (5.56%) Skype
7 2 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) Redis
3 6 (16.67%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 24 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 10 (27.78%) Subversion
4 7 (19.44%) Appium
4 7 (19.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (19.44%) Bitbucket
4 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
4 7 (19.44%) JIRA
4 7 (19.44%) JUnit
4 7 (19.44%) Mockito
4 7 (19.44%) Selenium
4 7 (19.44%) WebDriver
5 6 (16.67%) Protractor
6 3 (8.33%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (19.44%) Banking
1 7 (19.44%) Corporate Banking
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Automation Tester
3 7 (19.44%) QA Automation Tester
3 7 (19.44%) QA Tester
3 7 (19.44%) Tester
4 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
7 3 (8.33%) IT Support
8 2 (5.56%) IT Technician
8 2 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Desktop Support
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) Web Services
2 12 (33.33%) Middleware
3 10 (27.78%) REST
4 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 8 (22.22%) HTML
4 8 (22.22%) SOAP
4 8 (22.22%) XML
5 7 (19.44%) CSS
5 7 (19.44%) JAAS
5 7 (19.44%) JAXB
5 7 (19.44%) JPA
5 7 (19.44%) Spring
5 7 (19.44%) Spring MVC
6 6 (16.67%) EclipseLink
6 6 (16.67%) JAX-RPC
7 5 (13.89%) Struts
7 5 (13.89%) Struts2
8 2 (5.56%) Node.js
9 1 (2.78%) JAX-RS
9 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
1 7 (19.44%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 3 (8.33%) iPhone
4 2 (5.56%) Biotechnology
4 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Linux
2 20 (55.56%) Unix
3 15 (41.67%) Windows
4 12 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (25.00%) Android
5 9 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (75.00%) TDD
1 27 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 25 (69.44%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (36.11%) Mentoring
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
4 12 (33.33%) DevOps
4 12 (33.33%) Kanban
4 12 (33.33%) SOA
4 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 12 (33.33%) User Stories
5 9 (25.00%) API Design
5 9 (25.00%) Software Architecture
6 8 (22.22%) Critical Success Factor
6 8 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
7 7 (19.44%) Coaching
7 7 (19.44%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (19.44%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 7 (19.44%) QA Automation
7 7 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 7 (19.44%) Apple Swift
4 7 (19.44%) C
4 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Apple
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) SAP