Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 January 2018 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 62 54
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 2 1 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.45% 0.18% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.53% 0.79% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 23
Lancashire median daily rate £190 - £442
10th Percentile £182 - £328
90th Percentile £198 - £526
North West median daily rate £250 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -41.18% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - £11.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 131 127 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 29.24% 22.36% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 87 130
Lancashire median daily rate £433 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.22% +3.75% +21.90%
10th Percentile £303 £260 £205
90th Percentile £594 £575 £607
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 29
Lancashire median hourly rate £41.25 £25.53 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.56% -30.99% +69.22%
10th Percentile £26.63 £12.28 £12.40
90th Percentile £44.30 £43.18 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £15.38 £17.00
% change year-on-year +13.37% -9.56% +13.33%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Lancashire

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Lancashire

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Morecambe - 2 £190 -
Mac OS X
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (100.00%) Runbook

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Runbook
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia