Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 9 August 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 529 477 300
Rank change year-on-year -52 -177 +120
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 78 48 87
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.16% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.41% 1.11% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 43 71
10th Percentile £163 £151 £175
25th Percentile £189 £188 £213
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £240 £475 £550
Median % change year-on-year -49.47% -13.64% +9.45%
75th Percentile £653 £591 £638
90th Percentile £719 £638 £663
England median daily rate £275 £463 £525
% change year-on-year -40.54% -11.90% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £20.95
% change year-on-year +20.00% -40.33% -7.91%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,546 4,307 2,659
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.92% 14.03% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,045 3,044 1,911
10th Percentile £234 £289 £225
25th Percentile £413 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £485
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +8.25% +2.11%
75th Percentile £675 £628 £575
90th Percentile £763 £700 £660
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 61 47
10th Percentile £15.78 £15.00 £14.73
25th Percentile £20.06 £16.28 £19.39
Median hourly rate £23.91 £25.00 £27.50
Median % change year-on-year -4.36% -9.09% +31.48%
75th Percentile £44.59 £53.00 £47.54
90th Percentile £67.05 £65.00 £52.55
England median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +31.43% -5.41% +5.71%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in London

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mac OS X in London.

Daily rate trend for Mac OS X in London

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mac OS X in London over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in London

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mac OS X in London.

Hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in London

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
West London +2 5 £240 +79.10% 2
Central London -33 4 £135 -10.00% 8
South London -11 3 £175 -
Mac OS X
England

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 40 (51.28%) Agile
2 35 (44.87%) Windows
3 32 (41.03%) Java
4 30 (38.46%) Unix
5 27 (34.62%) Linux
6 24 (30.77%) TDD
6 24 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 23 (29.49%) BDD
7 23 (29.49%) Microsoft 365
7 23 (29.49%) Windows 10
7 23 (29.49%) Pair Programming
8 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
8 20 (25.64%) Apple iOS
9 18 (23.08%) Kafka
10 17 (21.79%) Microservices
10 17 (21.79%) Social Skills
10 17 (21.79%) Apple
11 16 (20.51%) ActiveMQ
11 16 (20.51%) Web Design
11 16 (20.51%) Continuous Deployment
11 16 (20.51%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (20.51%) Mockito
12 15 (19.23%) Android
12 15 (19.23%) JAX-RS
12 15 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (19.23%) Web Development
12 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
13 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (12.82%) SCCM
14 10 (12.82%) MongoDB

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (8.97%) Jetty
2 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.41%) Confluence
4 3 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.49%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (8.97%) AWS
3 4 (5.13%) Azure
4 3 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.85%) Google Workspace
5 2 (2.56%) GitHub
5 2 (2.56%) SaaS
6 1 (1.28%) Azure Sentinel
6 1 (1.28%) IaaS
6 1 (1.28%) npm
6 1 (1.28%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) DNS
2 5 (6.41%) DHCP
2 5 (6.41%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.85%) VPN
3 3 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.56%) Firewall
4 2 (2.56%) HTTP
4 2 (2.56%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.56%) LAN
4 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (1.28%) ICMP
5 1 (1.28%) Internet
5 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.28%) NAS
5 1 (1.28%) SAN
5 1 (1.28%) SSL
5 1 (1.28%) VoIP
5 1 (1.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Mockito
2 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.69%) fastlane
3 6 (7.69%) Xcode
4 5 (6.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (21.79%) Social Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Public Sector
3 5 (6.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Developer
2 25 (32.05%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.51%) IT Support
3 16 (20.51%) Support Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Analyst
5 11 (14.10%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Support Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) IT Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) iOS Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 6 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) Kafka
2 16 (20.51%) ActiveMQ
3 15 (19.23%) JAX-RS
4 8 (10.26%) Spring
4 8 (10.26%) Spring Boot
5 7 (8.97%) REST
5 7 (8.97%) RESTful
6 6 (7.69%) J2EE
6 6 (7.69%) Servlets
7 1 (1.28%) .NET
7 1 (1.28%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.28%) CSS
7 1 (1.28%) HTML
7 1 (1.28%) JSON
7 1 (1.28%) Mustache
7 1 (1.28%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.28%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.28%) iPad
3 1 (1.28%) iPhone
3 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.87%) Windows
2 30 (38.46%) Unix
3 27 (34.62%) Linux
4 23 (29.49%) Windows 10
5 20 (25.64%) Apple iOS
6 15 (19.23%) Android
7 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.13%) Mac OS
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.13%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Agile
2 24 (30.77%) TDD
2 24 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 23 (29.49%) BDD
3 23 (29.49%) Pair Programming
4 17 (21.79%) Microservices
5 16 (20.51%) Continuous Deployment
5 16 (20.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (20.51%) Web Design
6 15 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (19.23%) Web Development
7 7 (8.97%) Containerisation
7 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.97%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.97%) Kanban
7 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.69%) ITIL
8 6 (7.69%) Performance Measurement
8 6 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) Java
2 6 (7.69%) Apple Swift
2 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.56%) C
5 1 (1.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.28%) Python
5 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.28%) CCSP
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) Accessibility
1 3 (3.85%) WAI
1 3 (3.85%) WCAG
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) GDPR
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) SCCM
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (5.13%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (2.56%) PaperCut
5 1 (1.28%) Ansible
5 1 (1.28%) QRadar
5 1 (1.28%) Terraform
5 1 (1.28%) WSUS
5 1 (1.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Apple
2 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.13%) Adobe
4 3 (3.85%) Citrix
4 3 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (2.56%) Ivanti
5 2 (2.56%) MobileIron
5 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.56%) Splunk
6 1 (1.28%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.28%) Avaya
6 1 (1.28%) BMC
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco
6 1 (1.28%) Commvault
6 1 (1.28%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.28%) Freshdesk
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.28%) Okta
6 1 (1.28%) VMware