Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 Mac OS X
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 133 126
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7 -35
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 1 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.044% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 1.43% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £188 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.82% -29.03% -8.28%
10th Percentile £169 £263 £209
90th Percentile £206 £288 £461
Scotland median daily rate £281 £270 £388
% change year-on-year +4.17% -30.32% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 402 560 498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 17.82% 19.92% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 264 246
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £206 £214 £163
90th Percentile £513 £500 £488
Scotland median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year +5.63% +5.19% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.86 £12.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.17% -70.00% +97.53%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.00 £15.20
90th Percentile £31.50 £13.00 £40.80
Scotland median hourly rate £15.68 £37.50 £28.55
% change year-on-year -58.19% +31.35% +58.61%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management