The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 77 85 46
Rank change year-on-year +8 -39  
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 12 12 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.16% 0.85% 3.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.13% 4.20% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 35
Median daily rate £525 £540 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +27.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £495 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £450
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 £15.00 £12.40
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.96%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 234 286 261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 22.70% 20.30% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 181 162
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £192 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 15
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.10 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.35% -0.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.20 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Leeds

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in Leeds

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) Unix
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
1 17 (89.47%) Git (software)
2 16 (84.21%) Configuration Management
2 16 (84.21%) Relational Database
3 15 (78.95%) Continuous Deployment
3 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) Web Design
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) Subversion
3 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) HTTP
3 15 (78.95%) Web Development
3 15 (78.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (73.68%) Ruby
4 14 (73.68%) Scala
4 14 (73.68%) Visualisation
4 14 (73.68%) Python
5 4 (21.05%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) MySQL
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 15 (78.95%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Git (software)
2 15 (78.95%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Jasmine
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Scala Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Django Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Mac Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) Celery
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Django
4 1 (5.26%) Dropwizard
4 1 (5.26%) Flask
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) JAX-RS
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
1 17 (89.47%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Configuration Management
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Continuous Deployment
2 15 (78.95%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (78.95%) Web Design
2 15 (78.95%) Web Development
3 14 (73.68%) Visualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Kanban
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) Python
2 14 (73.68%) Ruby
2 14 (73.68%) Scala
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Apple
1 2 (10.53%) Dell
1 2 (10.53%) EMC
1 2 (10.53%) HP
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
1 2 (10.53%) Symantec
1 2 (10.53%) Veeam
1 2 (10.53%) VMware