The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
South East / Kent
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.65% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £145 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +15.33% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
% change year-on-year - +8.87%  

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 45 78 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 15.63% 16.92% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 58 31
Median daily rate £345 £378 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.60% +43.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £176 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Kent

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Kent

Mac OS X
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Games Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++