Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 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
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 175 207
Rank change year-on-year -5 +32 +6
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 18 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.63% 1.34% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 1
East of England median daily rate £290 £170 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.59% -51.43% +100.00%
England median daily rate £400 £350 £180
% change year-on-year +14.29% +94.44% -41.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00% -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.13 £15.50
% change year-on-year +8.53% +4.03% +5.08%

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 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 1105 1192 1486
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 23.63% 23.16% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 663 781
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £145 £152 £158
90th Percentile £568 £538 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 167 203
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £11.86 £12.75 £11.05
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £16.81 £16.50 £16.18
% change year-on-year +1.85% +1.98% +2.73%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in the East of England

Mac OS
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 in the East of England.

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

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Mac OS
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 in the East of England.

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

Mac OS
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Cambridgeshire +2 10 £230 +43.75% 3
Essex -20 5 £175 -
Hertfordshire -1 3 £550 +46.67% 2
Mac OS
England

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

1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (44.44%) SCCM
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) Apple
7 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 6 (33.33%) VoIP
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
9 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
9 4 (22.22%) WebEx
9 4 (22.22%) Software Deployment
9 4 (22.22%) HTC Vive
9 4 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (22.22%) Hardware Maintenance
9 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL
9 4 (22.22%) DHCP
9 4 (22.22%) DNS
9 4 (22.22%) SLA
10 3 (16.67%) WAN
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 3 (16.67%) LAN
10 3 (16.67%) MCSE
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

Mac OS
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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (16.67%) InfoPath
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) VoIP
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) WebEx
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) GCC
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Mockito
2 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) IT Support
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 3 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) SCCM Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Linux Support
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) JAAS
1 1 (5.56%) JAXB
1 1 (5.56%) JPA
1 1 (5.56%) POSIX
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) HTC Vive
1 4 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (16.67%) iPad
2 3 (16.67%) iPhone
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
6 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
7 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.56%) Unix
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (22.22%) Hardware Maintenance
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Software Deployment
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 2 (11.11%) CAD
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 2 (11.11%) ITSM
3 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.11%) Presales
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
2 2 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (11.11%) SCOM
3 2 (11.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Apple
3 3 (16.67%) MobileIron
4 2 (11.11%) Autodesk
4 2 (11.11%) BMC
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) VMware