Period
to 19 January 2022

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 19 January 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 macOS
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 418 338 361
Rank change year-on-year -80 +23 +165
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 166 63 152
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.36% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.09% 2.27% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 44 102
10th Percentile £150 £187 £135
25th Percentile £185 £255 £164
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £428 £381 £345
Median % change year-on-year +12.26% +10.51% +12.65%
75th Percentile £575 £488 £497
90th Percentile £650 £623 £523
England median daily rate £315 £350 £262
% change year-on-year -10.00% +33.59% -12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
10th Percentile £18.00 £15.00 £14.76
25th Percentile £20.89 £16.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £20.83
Median % change year-on-year +31.58% -8.79% +60.23%
75th Percentile £33.38 £21.50 £50.00
90th Percentile £43.95 £23.00 £55.25
England median hourly rate £12.50 £14.68 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.85% -16.11% -

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 5,378 2,776 5,248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.33% 15.90% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,970 1,968 3,691
10th Percentile £231 £231 £158
25th Percentile £425 £363 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £545 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +14.74% +5.56% -7.69%
75th Percentile £650 £575 £575
90th Percentile £730 £655 £650
England median daily rate £495 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +15.12% +4.24% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 33 173
10th Percentile £15.00 £18.40 £14.00
25th Percentile £20.00 £22.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate £24.50 £29.65 £20.83
Median % change year-on-year -17.37% +42.34% +11.39%
75th Percentile £47.09 £47.12 £40.00
90th Percentile £63.65 £63.20 £53.28
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.63 £17.12
% change year-on-year +13.48% +2.95% -0.75%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in London

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Mac OS in London

Mac OS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mac OS in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Mac OS in London

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Mac OS in London

Mac OS
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Mac OS in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2022.

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 19 January 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
Central London -51 19 £250 -6.98% 18
West London -23 2 £450 -5.26% 13
South London - 1 - -
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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.

1 110 (66.27%) Windows
2 65 (39.16%) Microsoft
3 61 (36.75%) Linux
4 58 (34.94%) Microsoft 365
5 53 (31.93%) Windows 10
6 50 (30.12%) Active Directory
7 48 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (24.10%) Apple iOS
9 37 (22.29%) Apple
9 37 (22.29%) Unix
10 36 (21.69%) Microsoft Office
11 35 (21.08%) Ruby
11 35 (21.08%) Accessibility
12 30 (18.07%) Social Skills
13 29 (17.47%) Android
14 27 (16.27%) Windows Server
15 26 (15.66%) SCCM
16 24 (14.46%) Jamf Pro
17 22 (13.25%) LAN
18 20 (12.05%) Finance
19 19 (11.45%) Java
19 19 (11.45%) Azure
20 18 (10.84%) Test Automation
20 18 (10.84%) Microsoft Intune
20 18 (10.84%) Ruby on Rails
21 17 (10.24%) Video Conferencing
21 17 (10.24%) Cisco
21 17 (10.24%) Cybersecurity
22 16 (9.64%) RESTful
22 16 (9.64%) VoIP

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 7 (4.22%) CMS
2 4 (2.41%) Confluence
3 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.20%) Apache
4 2 (1.20%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.20%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) nginx
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.60%) MTS
5 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 36 (21.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) iWork
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.60%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 58 (34.94%) Microsoft 365
2 19 (11.45%) Azure
3 15 (9.04%) AWS
4 12 (7.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (5.42%) Amazon S3
6 7 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (4.22%) Amazon EKS
6 7 (4.22%) Google Workspace
7 5 (3.01%) SaaS
8 3 (1.81%) Google Play
8 3 (1.81%) NuGet
8 3 (1.81%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (1.20%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (1.20%) AWS Fargate
9 2 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.20%) Serverless
9 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.25%) LAN
2 16 (9.64%) VoIP
3 15 (9.04%) DNS
4 14 (8.43%) Firewall
5 10 (6.02%) WAN
5 10 (6.02%) WebEx
6 9 (5.42%) DHCP
6 9 (5.42%) VPN
7 7 (4.22%) HTTPS
8 6 (3.61%) Wireless
9 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.41%) Network Security
10 4 (2.41%) Skype
11 2 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.20%) DSL
11 2 (1.20%) Internet
11 2 (1.20%) NAS
11 2 (1.20%) VLAN
11 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.22%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (4.22%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.60%) MySQL
4 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.61%) Jenkins
1 6 (3.61%) JIRA
2 3 (1.81%) GitLab
3 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket Server
3 2 (1.20%) Inno Setup
3 2 (1.20%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.20%) JUnit
3 2 (1.20%) Maven
3 2 (1.20%) MSI
4 1 (0.60%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.60%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.60%) GDB
4 1 (0.60%) GoogleTest
4 1 (0.60%) Subversion
4 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.60%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.60%) Xcode
General
1 30 (18.07%) Social Skills
2 20 (12.05%) Finance
3 16 (9.64%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.61%) Banking
6 5 (3.01%) Public Sector
7 4 (2.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (2.41%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (2.41%) Retail
8 3 (1.81%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.81%) Law
8 3 (1.81%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (1.81%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.20%) Games
9 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.20%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.60%) Back Office
10 1 (0.60%) French Language
10 1 (0.60%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (24.70%) Developer
2 37 (22.29%) Support Engineer
3 23 (13.86%) Mac Engineer
4 21 (12.65%) IT Support
5 15 (9.04%) Analyst
5 15 (9.04%) Desktop Support
6 13 (7.83%) IT Engineer
6 13 (7.83%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (6.63%) Desktop Engineer
8 11 (6.63%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 9 (5.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (5.42%) Java Developer
10 9 (5.42%) SCCM Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) Ruby Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.84%) Ruby on Rails
2 16 (9.64%) CSS
2 16 (9.64%) HTML
2 16 (9.64%) RESTful
3 15 (9.04%) Web Services
4 8 (4.82%) JSON
5 7 (4.22%) Node.js
6 5 (3.01%) Middleware
7 4 (2.41%) UIKit
8 3 (1.81%) Cocoa
8 3 (1.81%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Camel
9 2 (1.20%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.20%) HTML5
9 2 (1.20%) JPA
9 2 (1.20%) LDAP
9 2 (1.20%) SOAP
9 2 (1.20%) Spring
9 2 (1.20%) Spring Boot
10 1 (0.60%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.24%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (4.22%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.61%) Blog
3 6 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (3.61%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.01%) User Experience
5 4 (2.41%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.41%) iPad
5 4 (2.41%) iPhone
5 4 (2.41%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.81%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.81%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.20%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.20%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.60%) CCTV
8 1 (0.60%) EMV
8 1 (0.60%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 110 (66.27%) Windows
2 61 (36.75%) Linux
3 53 (31.93%) Windows 10
4 40 (24.10%) Apple iOS
5 37 (22.29%) Unix
6 29 (17.47%) Android
7 27 (16.27%) Windows Server
8 7 (4.22%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.60%) CentOS
12 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (10.84%) Test Automation
3 17 (10.24%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (8.43%) Continuous Deployment
5 13 (7.83%) Performance Optimisation
5 13 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (7.23%) Asset Management
6 12 (7.23%) ITSM
7 11 (6.63%) Application Packaging
8 10 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.42%) Front End Development
9 9 (5.42%) Information Security
10 8 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (4.82%) ITIL
10 8 (4.82%) Migration
10 8 (4.82%) Service Management
11 7 (4.22%) Antivirus Management
11 7 (4.22%) Content Management
11 7 (4.22%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.08%) Ruby
2 19 (11.45%) Java
3 16 (9.64%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.04%) Python
5 6 (3.61%) Objective-C
6 5 (3.01%) Apple Swift
6 5 (3.01%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.81%) C++
8 2 (1.20%) Bash
8 2 (1.20%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.20%) SQL
9 1 (0.60%) ABAP
9 1 (0.60%) Ada
9 1 (0.60%) C
9 1 (0.60%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (6.02%) Degree
2 6 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.41%) CCNA
3 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.41%) CREST Certified
3 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.81%) CISA
4 3 (1.81%) CISM
4 3 (1.81%) CISSP
4 3 (1.81%) CRISC
4 3 (1.81%) MCSE
4 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.20%) ACSP
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.20%) MCSA
5 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.20%) PMP
6 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (21.08%) Accessibility
2 12 (7.23%) SLA
3 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.20%) GDPR
4 2 (1.20%) ITGC
4 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.60%) QA
5 1 (0.60%) Section 508
5 1 (0.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 50 (30.12%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.61%) Docker
3 6 (3.61%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (1.81%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.20%) vSphere
5 2 (1.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.60%) KVM
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (15.66%) SCCM
2 24 (14.46%) Jamf Pro
3 18 (10.84%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (6.02%) Terraform
5 4 (2.41%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.81%) Ansible
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.20%) Puppet
7 2 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.20%) WMI
8 1 (0.60%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (39.16%) Microsoft
2 37 (22.29%) Apple
3 17 (10.24%) Cisco
4 15 (9.04%) VMware
5 13 (7.83%) Citrix
6 12 (7.23%) Google
7 8 (4.82%) HP
7 8 (4.82%) ServiceNow
8 5 (3.01%) Oracle
8 5 (3.01%) Ping Identity
8 5 (3.01%) Splunk
9 4 (2.41%) Avaya
9 4 (2.41%) SAP
10 3 (1.81%) Dell
10 3 (1.81%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.81%) Polycom
10 3 (1.81%) Xamarin
11 2 (1.20%) Fidessa
11 2 (1.20%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.20%) Okta