Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 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 macOS
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 479 480 471
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9 +53
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 113 164 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.54% 1.72% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 110 84
London median daily rate £313 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £125 £127 £113
90th Percentile £600 £525 £500
England median daily rate £275 £300 £400
% change year-on-year -8.33% -25.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
London median hourly rate £20.13 £19.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +20.31% +16.36%
10th Percentile £14.51 £15.53 £14.00
90th Percentile £29.90 £52.00 £18.40
England median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.12% -5.71% +8.53%

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 7,338 9,554 8,567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.99% 20.55% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,144 6,783 5,991
London median daily rate £475 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £180 £205 £245
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
England median daily rate £440 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +0.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 322 223
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.49 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.78% -2.58% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.83 £13.13 £12.78
90th Percentile £51.83 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +1.52%

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 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 +15 34 £313 -23.08% 13
East London - 3 £125 - 5
West London +11 1 - - 15
North London - 1 - - 2
South London - 1 £140 - 4
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 88 (77.88%) Windows
2 47 (41.59%) Active Directory
3 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
4 38 (33.63%) Microsoft Office
5 35 (30.97%) Office 365
6 34 (30.09%) Windows 7
7 33 (29.20%) Linux
8 28 (24.78%) Java
8 28 (24.78%) Windows 10
9 27 (23.89%) Apple
9 27 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (22.12%) Python
11 24 (21.24%) Apple iOS
12 23 (20.35%) Scrum
13 22 (19.47%) Fintech
14 21 (18.58%) ITIL
15 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
15 20 (17.70%) Android
16 19 (16.81%) Software Engineering
16 19 (16.81%) Node.js
17 17 (15.04%) TDD
18 16 (14.16%) SCCM
18 16 (14.16%) Kanban
18 16 (14.16%) VPN
19 15 (13.27%) DNS
19 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
19 15 (13.27%) PHP
19 15 (13.27%) Bash Shell
19 15 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
20 14 (12.39%) DevOps

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 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.62%) Ethereum
2 12 (10.62%) Hyperledger
3 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.54%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.65%) Confluence
5 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 38 (33.63%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.88%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.88%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Distributed Ledger
1 12 (10.62%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (30.97%) Office 365
2 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (10.62%) IaaS
5 7 (6.19%) G Suite
6 5 (4.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (3.54%) GitHub
7 4 (3.54%) Slack
8 2 (1.77%) PaaS
9 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.88%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.88%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.88%) GoToWebinar
9 1 (0.88%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.88%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.88%) SaaS
9 1 (0.88%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.16%) VPN
2 15 (13.27%) DNS
3 12 (10.62%) IPFS
3 12 (10.62%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 10 (8.85%) Firewall
5 8 (7.08%) DHCP
5 8 (7.08%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.31%) LAN
6 6 (5.31%) Skype
7 5 (4.42%) WAN
7 5 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (4.42%) Wireless
8 4 (3.54%) VoIP
9 3 (2.65%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.65%) FTP
9 3 (2.65%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.65%) SSL
10 2 (1.77%) WebEx
10 2 (1.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.62%) Blockchain
2 3 (2.65%) MySQL
3 1 (0.88%) Big Data
3 1 (0.88%) Essbase
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (7.96%) JIRA
2 7 (6.19%) PhpStorm
2 7 (6.19%) Selenium
3 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.54%) WebStorm
5 3 (2.65%) Appium
5 3 (2.65%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.65%) SonarQube
5 3 (2.65%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.77%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.77%) Burp Suite
6 2 (1.77%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.77%) GitLab
6 2 (1.77%) Gradle
6 2 (1.77%) JBehave
6 2 (1.77%) JMeter
6 2 (1.77%) JUnit
6 2 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.77%) Xcode
General
1 13 (11.50%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Banking
3 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.65%) Retail
5 2 (1.77%) Law
5 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) French Language
6 1 (0.88%) German Language
6 1 (0.88%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 21 (18.58%) Developer
2 19 (16.81%) Desktop Support
2 19 (16.81%) Support Engineer
3 14 (12.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (11.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) .NET Developer
5 12 (10.62%) Architect
5 12 (10.62%) Blockchain Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Architect
6 11 (9.73%) IT Support
7 10 (8.85%) Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 7 (6.19%) HTML Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 5 (4.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (3.54%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
12 4 (3.54%) Mac Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.81%) Node.js
2 12 (10.62%) .NET
2 12 (10.62%) Smart Contracts
3 9 (7.96%) REST
4 8 (7.08%) CSS
4 8 (7.08%) HTML
5 7 (6.19%) GraphQL
5 7 (6.19%) HTML5
5 7 (6.19%) Redux
5 7 (6.19%) WebKit
6 5 (4.42%) React
6 5 (4.42%) Web Services
7 4 (3.54%) Jest
8 3 (2.65%) Apollo GraphQL
8 3 (2.65%) SOAP
8 3 (2.65%) Spring
8 3 (2.65%) Symfony
9 1 (0.88%) JSON
9 1 (0.88%) RESTful
9 1 (0.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Bitcoin
1 12 (10.62%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (9.73%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (6.19%) iPhone
4 6 (5.31%) User Experience
5 5 (4.42%) iPad
5 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.65%) Apple TV
7 3 (2.65%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.65%) EPoS
8 2 (1.77%) BYOD
8 2 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.77%) EMV
8 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 88 (77.88%) Windows
2 34 (30.09%) Windows 7
3 33 (29.20%) Linux
4 28 (24.78%) Windows 10
5 24 (21.24%) Apple iOS
6 20 (17.70%) Android
7 12 (10.62%) Unix
8 11 (9.73%) Mac OS X
9 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (6.19%) Windows Server
11 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
12 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.35%) Scrum
3 22 (19.47%) Fintech
4 21 (18.58%) ITIL
5 19 (16.81%) Software Engineering
6 17 (15.04%) TDD
7 16 (14.16%) Kanban
8 14 (12.39%) DevOps
9 13 (11.50%) Multithreading
10 12 (10.62%) Concurrent Programming
10 12 (10.62%) Cryptography
10 12 (10.62%) Mobile Device Management
10 12 (10.62%) Open Source
10 12 (10.62%) Unit Testing
11 11 (9.73%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (9.73%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (8.85%) Architectural Design
12 10 (8.85%) Service Management
13 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.78%) Java
2 25 (22.12%) Python
3 15 (13.27%) Bash Shell
3 15 (13.27%) PHP
4 12 (10.62%) Ruby
5 6 (5.31%) SQL
6 5 (4.42%) Apple Swift
6 5 (4.42%) Kotlin
6 5 (4.42%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.54%) C
7 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.77%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.88%) C++
9 1 (0.88%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.31%) CTC Cleared
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.42%) MCP
4 3 (2.65%) MCSE
4 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.77%) CEH
5 2 (1.77%) CISSP
5 2 (1.77%) CREST Certified
5 2 (1.77%) Degree
5 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.77%) MCSA
5 2 (1.77%) OSCP
6 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.88%) CCNA
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.88%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 47 (41.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) Docker
2 3 (2.65%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (2.65%) vSphere
3 2 (1.77%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 2 (1.77%) XenApp
3 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (14.16%) SCCM
2 13 (11.50%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.77%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.89%) Apple
3 11 (9.73%) Citrix
4 10 (8.85%) Adobe
5 8 (7.08%) Google
5 8 (7.08%) ServiceNow
6 7 (6.19%) HP
6 7 (6.19%) Remedy
7 5 (4.42%) Cisco
7 5 (4.42%) VMware
8 3 (2.65%) Okta
9 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.77%) Avaya
9 2 (1.77%) IBM
9 2 (1.77%) Juniper
9 2 (1.77%) Oracle
9 2 (1.77%) Symantec
9 2 (1.77%) Toshiba
10 1 (0.88%) Altiris
10 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds