Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 470 497 503
Rank change year-on-year +27 +6 +11
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 148 96 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.53% 1.14% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 70 71
London median daily rate £300 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +1.33% +111.27%
10th Percentile £116 £162 £115
90th Percentile £500 £532 £456
England median daily rate £300 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -20.00% -3.23% +115.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.70 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.46% +49.60% -27.54%
10th Percentile £14.10 £12.68 £11.00
90th Percentile £14.90 £19.50 £15.90
England median hourly rate £14.00 £18.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year -25.13% +24.67% -9.09%

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 9,661 8,411 9,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.59% 20.50% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,911 5,840 6,211
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +5.42%
10th Percentile £200 £240 £213
90th Percentile £645 £620 £600
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 293 194 296
London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.50 £11.21
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.79
England median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% - +3.13%

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 20 February 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
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 20 February 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 -35 23 £370 -2.63% 8
West London -38 6 £245 +22.50% 7
East London -8 1 £470 +150.67% 4
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 102 (68.92%) Windows
2 52 (35.14%) Apple
3 49 (33.11%) Microsoft
3 49 (33.11%) Active Directory
4 45 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (28.38%) Linux
6 37 (25.00%) Office 365
7 34 (22.97%) Windows 10
8 32 (21.62%) Unix
8 32 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
9 30 (20.27%) Windows 7
10 27 (18.24%) Ruby
11 26 (17.57%) Android
12 25 (16.89%) Apple iOS
13 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
14 22 (14.86%) Smartphone
15 21 (14.19%) Security Cleared
15 21 (14.19%) HTML
15 21 (14.19%) CSS
16 20 (13.51%) Python
16 20 (13.51%) Citrix
16 20 (13.51%) SC Cleared
16 20 (13.51%) Windows Server
17 17 (11.49%) Cisco
17 17 (11.49%) Blackberry
18 16 (10.81%) SLA
18 16 (10.81%) DNS
18 16 (10.81%) Mac OS X
18 16 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
19 15 (10.14%) DHCP

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 9 (6.08%) Skype for Business
2 7 (4.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (4.05%) Confluence
3 6 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.05%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.70%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.35%) Apache
6 2 (1.35%) IIS
7 1 (0.68%) Moodle
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Eikon
2 1 (0.68%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 37 (25.00%) Office 365
2 14 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.76%) G Suite
4 5 (3.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.38%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (1.35%) Google Drive
6 2 (1.35%) npm
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.68%) GitHub
7 1 (0.68%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.81%) DNS
1 16 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
2 15 (10.14%) DHCP
3 12 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (8.11%) VPN
4 9 (6.08%) Firewall
5 8 (5.41%) SSL
5 8 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (3.38%) SMTP
6 5 (3.38%) WLAN
7 4 (2.70%) Skype
7 4 (2.70%) VoIP
8 3 (2.03%) SMS
8 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.03%) WebEx
9 2 (1.35%) Internet
9 2 (1.35%) Junos
9 2 (1.35%) LAN
10 1 (0.68%) HTTP
10 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.35%) MySQL
2 1 (0.68%) Neo4j
2 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.41%) JIRA
3 6 (4.05%) Bitbucket
3 6 (4.05%) Mocha
4 3 (2.03%) Selenium
5 2 (1.35%) gulp
5 2 (1.35%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.35%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.35%) webpack
6 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.68%) GitLab
6 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 13 (8.78%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.05%) Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Advertising
4 1 (0.68%) Back Office
4 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (23.65%) Support Engineer
2 34 (22.97%) Developer
3 26 (17.57%) Mac Engineer
4 24 (16.22%) Desktop Support
5 16 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 15 (10.14%) Analyst
7 14 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (9.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 12 (8.11%) Digital Developer
8 12 (8.11%) Ruby Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.73%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.73%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) Windows Engineer
11 6 (4.05%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 6 (4.05%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.38%) 1st Line Support
12 5 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.19%) CSS
1 21 (14.19%) HTML
2 7 (4.73%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (4.05%) RESTful
4 5 (3.38%) Django
5 4 (2.70%) Chai
5 4 (2.70%) HTML5
5 4 (2.70%) Node.js
5 4 (2.70%) Redux
6 3 (2.03%) LDAP
7 2 (1.35%) Handlebars
7 2 (1.35%) OAuth2
7 2 (1.35%) OOCSS
7 2 (1.35%) React Native
7 2 (1.35%) SAML
7 2 (1.35%) Sass
7 2 (1.35%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (0.68%) Dropwizard
8 1 (0.68%) JAX-RS
8 1 (0.68%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.86%) Smartphone
2 17 (11.49%) Blackberry
3 14 (9.46%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.73%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.73%) Taxonomies
5 6 (4.05%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (4.05%) PKI
5 6 (4.05%) RSA SecurID
6 5 (3.38%) BYOD
6 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.38%) User Experience
7 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.03%) iPhone
8 2 (1.35%) iPad
9 1 (0.68%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.68%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 102 (68.92%) Windows
2 42 (28.38%) Linux
3 34 (22.97%) Windows 10
4 32 (21.62%) Unix
5 30 (20.27%) Windows 7
6 26 (17.57%) Android
7 25 (16.89%) Apple iOS
8 20 (13.51%) Windows Server
9 16 (10.81%) Mac OS X
10 14 (9.46%) Windows 8
11 12 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (3.38%) Ubuntu
13 5 (3.38%) Windows Vista
14 3 (2.03%) Debian
15 2 (1.35%) CentOS
16 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (9.46%) Test Automation
3 13 (8.78%) Incident Management
4 12 (8.11%) Front End Development
4 12 (8.11%) TDD
5 9 (6.08%) Continuous Deployment
5 9 (6.08%) DevOps
5 9 (6.08%) ITIL
5 9 (6.08%) ITSM
5 9 (6.08%) Open Source
5 9 (6.08%) Service Management
6 8 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (4.73%) Decision Tree
7 7 (4.73%) Mentoring
7 7 (4.73%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (4.05%) Coaching
8 6 (4.05%) IT Strategy
8 6 (4.05%) Release Management
8 6 (4.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.24%) Ruby
2 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 20 (13.51%) Python
4 14 (9.46%) Java
5 8 (5.41%) Go
5 8 (5.41%) Scala
6 7 (4.73%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.05%) ES6
7 6 (4.05%) PHP
8 3 (2.03%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.35%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.35%) ES7
9 2 (1.35%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.35%) Perl
10 1 (0.68%) AppleScript
10 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (14.19%) Security Cleared
2 20 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (5.41%) CTC Cleared
5 7 (4.73%) Degree
6 6 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.70%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ACMT
8 1 (0.68%) CCA
8 1 (0.68%) CIPD
8 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.68%) MCP
8 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.81%) SLA
2 5 (3.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.35%) GDPR
3 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.35%) WAI
3 2 (1.35%) WCAG
4 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (33.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.38%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.38%) Samba
4 4 (2.70%) XenApp
5 3 (2.03%) Docker
6 2 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.35%) vSphere
6 2 (1.35%) XenServer
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (7.43%) SCCM
2 5 (3.38%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (2.70%) AirWatch
3 4 (2.70%) SCOM
3 4 (2.70%) XenMobile
4 3 (2.03%) Ansible
4 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.35%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.35%) WSUS
6 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 52 (35.14%) Apple
2 49 (33.11%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.51%) Citrix
4 17 (11.49%) Cisco
5 12 (8.11%) Google
6 9 (6.08%) VMware
7 8 (5.41%) Juniper
8 7 (4.73%) HP
9 6 (4.05%) Atlassian
9 6 (4.05%) Dell
10 5 (3.38%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.70%) Adobe
11 4 (2.70%) Bloomberg
11 4 (2.70%) Lotus
11 4 (2.70%) Reuters
12 3 (2.03%) Avaya
12 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.35%) F5
13 2 (1.35%) Palo Alto
13 2 (1.35%) Red Hat