Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 macOS
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 118 126
Rank change year-on-year -17 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.092% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.80% 0.55% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £115 - -
Scotland median daily rate £325 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £19.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £19.50 -

Mac OS 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 502 363 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.22% 16.71% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 177 227
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £206 £149 £221
90th Percentile £571 £500 £500
Scotland median daily rate £384 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +16.29% -5.71% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.86 £19.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.61% +24.19% -9.25%
10th Percentile £11.15 £12.67 £11.45
90th Percentile £21.00 £52.00 £19.15
Scotland median hourly rate £16.43 £19.25 £18.88
% change year-on-year -14.65% +1.99% +14.39%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in Edinburgh

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Moodle
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification

Mac OS
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Moodle
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Operator
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Officer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware