Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Mac OS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS over the 6 months to 24 May 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 macOS
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 473 468 501
Rank change year-on-year -5 +33 +27
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 158 119 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 1.48% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 84 74
London median daily rate £300 £431 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +15.00% +117.39%
10th Percentile £119 £140 £216
90th Percentile £525 £529 £455
England median daily rate £305 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -23.75% +6.67% +108.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.10 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.84% +44.80% -23.08%
10th Percentile £14.40 £16.50 £11.05
90th Percentile £76.95 £18.75 £14.75
England median hourly rate £15.00 £18.10 £16.13
% change year-on-year -17.13% +12.25% -0.77%

Mac OS 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 9,335 8,038 9,024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.47% 20.38% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,629 5,652 6,350
London median daily rate £480 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £213 £260 £225
90th Percentile £650 £625 £605
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 192 239
London median hourly rate £19.75 £20.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.82% +18.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.97% -0.99% +5.20%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in London

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in London

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS in London

Mac OS
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 in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS in London

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mac OS in London

Mac OS
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Central London -33 30 £413 +3.13% 7
West London -37 7 £240 +20.00% 3
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS 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.

1 117 (74.05%) Windows
2 64 (40.51%) Apple
3 61 (38.61%) Active Directory
4 50 (31.65%) Microsoft
5 47 (29.75%) Office 365
6 44 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (27.22%) Apple iOS
8 41 (25.95%) Android
9 35 (22.15%) Mac OS X
10 33 (20.89%) Windows 10
11 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Office
12 30 (18.99%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (18.35%) Windows 7
14 23 (14.56%) Linux
14 23 (14.56%) Windows 8
15 22 (13.92%) Windows Server
15 22 (13.92%) Test Automation
16 20 (12.66%) Cisco
17 18 (11.39%) Unix
17 18 (11.39%) ITIL
17 18 (11.39%) JavaScript
17 18 (11.39%) Blackberry
17 18 (11.39%) Objective-C
17 18 (11.39%) TDD
18 17 (10.76%) Smartphone
18 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
18 17 (10.76%) Project Management
18 17 (10.76%) Citrix
18 17 (10.76%) Apple Swift
19 16 (10.13%) G Suite

Mac OS
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 13 (8.23%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (6.33%) Skype for Business
3 9 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.80%) Confluence
6 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.27%) Apache
8 2 (1.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.63%) nginx
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 47 (29.75%) Office 365
2 16 (10.13%) G Suite
3 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.16%) OneDrive
5 4 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.90%) IaaS
6 3 (1.90%) PaaS
7 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.27%) GitHub
7 2 (1.27%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.63%) GoToWebinar
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.86%) Remote Desktop
2 13 (8.23%) DNS
2 13 (8.23%) VPN
3 11 (6.96%) Firewall
4 10 (6.33%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (5.70%) SSL
6 8 (5.06%) DHCP
7 7 (4.43%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (3.80%) LAN
8 6 (3.80%) Skype
8 6 (3.80%) TCP/IP
9 5 (3.16%) SMTP
9 5 (3.16%) VoIP
9 5 (3.16%) WLAN
10 4 (2.53%) HTTP
11 3 (1.90%) Kerberos
11 3 (1.90%) SMS
11 3 (1.90%) WAN
11 3 (1.90%) Wireshark
12 2 (1.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.27%) MySQL
1 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
2 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.06%) Bitbucket
2 8 (5.06%) JIRA
3 3 (1.90%) Mocha
4 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.27%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (1.27%) Selenium
5 1 (0.63%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.63%) Maven
5 1 (0.63%) Mockito
5 1 (0.63%) PhpStorm
5 1 (0.63%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.63%) Subversion
5 1 (0.63%) TestRail
5 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.63%) WebStorm
General
1 11 (6.96%) Banking
2 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.43%) Finance
4 5 (3.16%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.90%) Retail
6 2 (1.27%) Legal
6 2 (1.27%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (22.15%) Support Engineer
2 28 (17.72%) Mac Engineer
3 25 (15.82%) Desktop Support
4 24 (15.19%) Analyst
5 22 (13.92%) Developer
6 15 (9.49%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (8.23%) Desktop Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Service Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) iOS Developer
9 9 (5.70%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (5.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (4.43%) Deployment Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) IT Support
12 5 (3.16%) IT Analyst
12 5 (3.16%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.49%) HTML
2 13 (8.23%) CSS
3 10 (6.33%) RESTful
4 7 (4.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (3.80%) Web Services
6 5 (3.16%) Django
7 3 (1.90%) HTML5
7 3 (1.90%) LDAP
8 2 (1.27%) Core Data
8 2 (1.27%) Dagger
8 2 (1.27%) PlayReady
8 2 (1.27%) Retrofit
8 2 (1.27%) RxJava
8 2 (1.27%) Widevine
9 1 (0.63%) Chai
9 1 (0.63%) Dropwizard
9 1 (0.63%) GraphQL
9 1 (0.63%) JAX-RS
9 1 (0.63%) React Native
9 1 (0.63%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.39%) Blackberry
2 17 (10.76%) Smartphone
3 10 (6.33%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (5.06%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.43%) RSA SecurID
6 6 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.80%) Mobile Computing
6 6 (3.80%) PKI
6 6 (3.80%) User Experience
7 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.16%) BYOD
8 4 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.90%) Fintech
9 3 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.90%) iPhone
10 2 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.27%) MPEG
10 2 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 117 (74.05%) Windows
2 43 (27.22%) Apple iOS
3 41 (25.95%) Android
4 35 (22.15%) Mac OS X
5 33 (20.89%) Windows 10
6 29 (18.35%) Windows 7
7 23 (14.56%) Linux
7 23 (14.56%) Windows 8
8 22 (13.92%) Windows Server
9 18 (11.39%) Unix
10 14 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (3.16%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.27%) CentOS
13 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.99%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (13.92%) Test Automation
4 18 (11.39%) ITIL
4 18 (11.39%) TDD
5 17 (10.76%) Project Management
6 13 (8.23%) IT Strategy
7 12 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (7.59%) Scrum
8 11 (6.96%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (6.33%) Open Source
9 10 (6.33%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.70%) Application Virtualisation
10 9 (5.70%) Coaching
10 9 (5.70%) DevOps
10 9 (5.70%) iOS Development
10 9 (5.70%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.06%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (5.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.39%) JavaScript
1 18 (11.39%) Objective-C
2 17 (10.76%) Apple Swift
3 9 (5.70%) Java
4 8 (5.06%) Python
4 8 (5.06%) Ruby
4 8 (5.06%) Shell Script
5 7 (4.43%) PHP
6 6 (3.80%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.90%) AppleScript
7 3 (1.90%) ES6
8 2 (1.27%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.63%) ES7
9 1 (0.63%) Java 8
9 1 (0.63%) SQL
9 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.49%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.33%) Degree
4 7 (4.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (3.80%) DBS Check
6 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.53%) CCNA
7 4 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.53%) MCSE
8 3 (1.90%) MCP
9 2 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.63%) ACMT
10 1 (0.63%) ACSA
10 1 (0.63%) ACSP
10 1 (0.63%) ACTC
10 1 (0.63%) CCSA
10 1 (0.63%) CCSE
10 1 (0.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.86%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) GDPR
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (38.61%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.53%) XenApp
4 3 (1.90%) Docker
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.27%) XenServer
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.63%) vSphere
6 1 (0.63%) Xen
6 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (8.86%) SCCM
2 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (3.80%) HP ALM
4 5 (3.16%) Jamf Pro
5 4 (2.53%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.27%) SCOM
7 1 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.63%) Puppet
7 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (40.51%) Apple
2 50 (31.65%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.66%) Cisco
4 17 (10.76%) Citrix
5 10 (6.33%) Google
6 9 (5.70%) ServiceNow
6 9 (5.70%) VMware
7 8 (5.06%) Juniper
8 7 (4.43%) Avaya
8 7 (4.43%) HP
9 6 (3.80%) Atlassian
9 6 (3.80%) Dell
10 3 (1.90%) Adobe
10 3 (1.90%) Remedy
11 2 (1.27%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.27%) F5
11 2 (1.27%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.27%) Reuters
11 2 (1.27%) Samsung