Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 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
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 396 436 477
Rank change year-on-year +40 +41 -52
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 156 204 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.44% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.44% 2.17% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 151 134
London median daily rate £295 £200 £201
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.50% -0.62% -32.92%
10th Percentile £127 £115 £128
90th Percentile £650 £550 £538
England median daily rate £350 £273 £420
% change year-on-year +28.44% -35.12% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 15
London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.37% -18.33% +69.01%
10th Percentile £18.50 £17.00 £14.40
90th Percentile £38.25 £25.50 £165.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year -13.04% -12.38% +59.09%

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 6,386 9,395 9,813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.71% 20.24% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,451 6,582 6,957
London median daily rate £463 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.13% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £163 £190 £200
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 281 286
London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -1.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.95 £45.63 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in London

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in London

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in London

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 15 November 2019. 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
Central London +21 50 £220 +15.79% 15
West London +38 16 £328 -37.62% 11
East London - 4 £150 - 4
South London - 3 £155 - 3
Mac OS X
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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.

1 104 (66.67%) Windows
2 67 (42.95%) Active Directory
3 60 (38.46%) Apple
3 60 (38.46%) Linux
4 58 (37.18%) Microsoft
5 54 (34.62%) Windows 7
6 49 (31.41%) Office 365
7 43 (27.56%) Windows 10
8 41 (26.28%) Python
9 39 (25.00%) ITIL
10 35 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (21.79%) Microsoft Office
11 34 (21.79%) Test Automation
12 33 (21.15%) Git (software)
12 33 (21.15%) Apple iOS
12 33 (21.15%) Java
13 30 (19.23%) JavaScript
13 30 (19.23%) Unix
13 30 (19.23%) Adobe
14 28 (17.95%) Android
15 27 (17.31%) TDD
15 27 (17.31%) DevOps
16 26 (16.67%) Ruby
17 21 (13.46%) MySQL
18 20 (12.82%) Service Management
18 20 (12.82%) SCCM
18 20 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 20 (12.82%) Azure
19 19 (12.18%) Bash Shell
19 19 (12.18%) Deployment Automation

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 (4.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (3.85%) Confluence
2 6 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.85%) JBoss
2 6 (3.85%) Jetty
2 6 (3.85%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 6 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.21%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.28%) Apache
5 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.28%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.64%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (21.79%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.56%) CINEMA 4D
3 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.28%) FreeHand
6 1 (0.64%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.64%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 49 (31.41%) Office 365
2 20 (12.82%) Azure
3 18 (11.54%) AWS
4 7 (4.49%) GitHub
5 6 (3.85%) G Suite
6 4 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (2.56%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.92%) Trello
8 2 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.28%) GCP
8 2 (1.28%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.28%) Slack
9 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.64%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.64%) Google Docs
9 1 (0.64%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.69%) Firewall
2 12 (7.69%) VPN
3 10 (6.41%) Wireless
4 8 (5.13%) DNS
4 8 (5.13%) LAN
5 7 (4.49%) WAN
6 6 (3.85%) DHCP
6 6 (3.85%) SSH
7 4 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (2.56%) HTTP
7 4 (2.56%) Skype
7 4 (2.56%) VoIP
8 3 (1.92%) Internet
8 3 (1.92%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.28%) Network Security
9 2 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.28%) SAN
10 1 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.46%) MySQL
2 14 (8.97%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.92%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.28%) Big Data
6 2 (1.28%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.28%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.05%) JIRA
4 8 (5.13%) Maven
4 8 (5.13%) Mockito
4 8 (5.13%) Subversion
5 7 (4.49%) Xcode
6 6 (3.85%) Ant
6 6 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (3.85%) ClearCase
6 6 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.85%) FishEye
6 6 (3.85%) Gradle
6 6 (3.85%) Hudson
6 6 (3.85%) IntelliJ
6 6 (3.85%) Leiningen
6 6 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 6 (3.85%) Poseidon for UML
6 6 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (8.97%) Public Sector
2 13 (8.33%) Retail
3 9 (5.77%) Finance
4 3 (1.92%) Advertising
5 2 (1.28%) Banking
5 2 (1.28%) Games
5 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.28%) Online Betting
5 2 (1.28%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 32 (20.51%) Desktop Support
3 29 (18.59%) Desktop Engineer
4 26 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 21 (13.46%) Developer
6 20 (12.82%) Architect
7 17 (10.90%) Mac Engineer
8 13 (8.33%) Technical Architect
9 12 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (7.69%) Analyst
9 12 (7.69%) Java Developer
10 11 (7.05%) Service Analyst
11 10 (6.41%) Service Desk Analyst
12 9 (5.77%) IT Support
12 9 (5.77%) Service Desk Support
13 8 (5.13%) IT Engineer
13 8 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
14 7 (4.49%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 7 (4.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 6 (3.85%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.26%) HTML
2 14 (8.97%) Node.js
3 12 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (7.05%) REST
5 10 (6.41%) XML
6 9 (5.77%) JSON
6 9 (5.77%) Spring
7 8 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 8 (5.13%) Hibernate
7 8 (5.13%) JAX-RS
8 7 (4.49%) CSS
8 7 (4.49%) HTML5
8 7 (4.49%) Play Framework
8 7 (4.49%) React
9 6 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (3.85%) GWT
9 6 (3.85%) JMS
9 6 (3.85%) jQuery
9 6 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (3.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.69%) User Experience
2 10 (6.41%) Blackberry
3 9 (5.77%) Smartphone
4 7 (4.49%) iPad
5 6 (3.85%) Derivative
5 6 (3.85%) iPhone
5 6 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.56%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.56%) EPoS
8 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.92%) BYOD
8 3 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.92%) Home Automation
8 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.92%) PKI
9 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.28%) Online Games
10 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 104 (66.67%) Windows
2 60 (38.46%) Linux
3 54 (34.62%) Windows 7
4 43 (27.56%) Windows 10
5 33 (21.15%) Apple iOS
6 30 (19.23%) Unix
7 28 (17.95%) Android
8 20 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (10.90%) Windows Server
10 14 (8.97%) Mac OS
10 14 (8.97%) Windows 8
11 13 (8.33%) CentOS
11 13 (8.33%) Debian
11 13 (8.33%) Ubuntu
12 8 (5.13%) Mac OS X Server
13 7 (4.49%) openSUSE
14 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (1.28%) Solaris
15 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.00%) ITIL
2 35 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.79%) Test Automation
4 27 (17.31%) DevOps
4 27 (17.31%) TDD
5 20 (12.82%) Service Management
6 19 (12.18%) Deployment Automation
7 18 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.41%) Break/Fix
10 10 (6.41%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (5.77%) BDD
11 9 (5.77%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (5.77%) Information Security
11 9 (5.77%) OWASP
11 9 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (5.77%) Web Design
11 9 (5.77%) Workflow
12 8 (5.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 41 (26.28%) Python
2 33 (21.15%) Java
3 30 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 26 (16.67%) Ruby
5 19 (12.18%) Bash Shell
6 12 (7.69%) Perl
7 8 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.49%) Apple Swift
8 7 (4.49%) Groovy
8 7 (4.49%) Java 8
8 7 (4.49%) Scala
8 7 (4.49%) SQL
9 6 (3.85%) C++
9 6 (3.85%) Clojure
9 6 (3.85%) ClojureScript
9 6 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.56%) C
11 4 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (3.85%) Degree
3 6 (3.85%) MCP
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.21%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.21%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.56%) DBS Check
6 3 (1.92%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.28%) CISSP
7 2 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.28%) Dell Certification
7 2 (1.28%) MCDST
7 2 (1.28%) MCSA
7 2 (1.28%) MCSE
8 1 (0.64%) CEPT
8 1 (0.64%) GPEN
8 1 (0.64%) MCITP
8 1 (0.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.33%) SLA
2 10 (6.41%) COBIT
3 9 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (4.49%) NIST
5 4 (2.56%) WAI
5 4 (2.56%) WCAG
6 3 (1.92%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.64%) NCSC
System Software
1 67 (42.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.90%) Docker
3 8 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.28%) Firmware
6 2 (1.28%) Xen
7 1 (0.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.64%) Samba
7 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (12.82%) SCCM
2 17 (10.90%) Jamf Pro
3 10 (6.41%) Kubernetes
4 9 (5.77%) HP Fortify
4 9 (5.77%) Nessus
5 7 (4.49%) Puppet
5 7 (4.49%) WSUS
6 6 (3.85%) Ansible
6 6 (3.85%) Grafana
6 6 (3.85%) Salt
7 3 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.64%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 60 (38.46%) Apple
2 58 (37.18%) Microsoft
3 30 (19.23%) Adobe
4 17 (10.90%) Ivanti
5 12 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 11 (7.05%) Cisco
7 9 (5.77%) Oracle
7 9 (5.77%) Remedy
8 8 (5.13%) Google
8 8 (5.13%) Splunk
8 8 (5.13%) VMware
9 7 (4.49%) Qualys
9 7 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (3.85%) Cloudera
10 6 (3.85%) Hortonworks
10 6 (3.85%) Sybase
11 5 (3.21%) Citrix
12 4 (2.56%) Dell
12 4 (2.56%) Vectorworks
13 3 (1.92%) ServiceNow