Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 363 493 495
Rank change year-on-year +130 +2 +9
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 120 124 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 1.48% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 76 108
London median daily rate £345 £306 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.65% +16.67% -30.92%
10th Percentile £146 £145 £116
90th Percentile £530 £544 £488
England median daily rate £225 £300 £263
% change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% -27.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 2
London median hourly rate £18.70 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +10.34% -22.46%
10th Percentile £14.10 £12.50 £14.10
90th Percentile £30.11 £115.00 £14.90
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +6.86% +25.00% -25.13%

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 4,795 8,367 9,658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.12% 19.14% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,270 5,817 6,898
London median daily rate £450 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £156 £180 £205
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
England median daily rate £413 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -4.68% +1.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 232 298
London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.13 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.03% +2.27% -6.50%
10th Percentile £15.10 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £47.43 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.73% +4.85%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 +55 34 £208 -36.00% 26
East London +64 9 £345 +165.38% 7
West London +29 7 £500 +228.19% 6
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 73 (60.83%) Windows
2 39 (32.50%) Jamf Pro
3 35 (29.17%) Windows 10
3 35 (29.17%) Linux
4 33 (27.50%) Active Directory
5 32 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 32 (26.67%) Apple iOS
6 30 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (23.33%) Office 365
8 26 (21.67%) Unix
9 24 (20.00%) Apple
10 22 (18.33%) G Suite
11 21 (17.50%) ITIL
12 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
12 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
13 17 (14.17%) Android
14 16 (13.33%) Test Automation
14 16 (13.33%) Application Packaging
14 16 (13.33%) JavaScript
15 15 (12.50%) Python
15 15 (12.50%) SCCM
16 14 (11.67%) iPhone
16 14 (11.67%) iPad
16 14 (11.67%) VMware
16 14 (11.67%) Blackberry
16 14 (11.67%) Continuous Deployment
17 13 (10.83%) Front End Development
17 13 (10.83%) Windows 7
18 12 (10.00%) Azure
18 12 (10.00%) AirWatch

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 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.83%) Confluence
4 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.67%) InDesign
3 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.83%) Houdini
4 1 (0.83%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.33%) Office 365
2 22 (18.33%) G Suite
3 12 (10.00%) Azure
4 9 (7.50%) AWS
5 4 (3.33%) npm
6 3 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (1.67%) PaaS
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.83%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.83%) GitHub
8 1 (0.83%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.83%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) DHCP
2 8 (6.67%) DNS
2 8 (6.67%) LAN
3 7 (5.83%) Firewall
3 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.83%) VPN
4 5 (4.17%) VoIP
4 5 (4.17%) WAN
5 3 (2.50%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.50%) WebEx
5 3 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.67%) HTTP
6 2 (1.67%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.67%) NAS
6 2 (1.67%) Network Security
6 2 (1.67%) SSL
6 2 (1.67%) WLAN
7 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) MySQL
2 7 (5.83%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.00%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.33%) JIRA
3 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.33%) InstallShield
4 4 (3.33%) MSI
4 4 (3.33%) WinDbg
4 4 (3.33%) Xcode
5 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.83%) CMake
5 1 (0.83%) CocoaPods
5 1 (0.83%) fastlane
5 1 (0.83%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.83%) Gradle
5 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (8.33%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Public Sector
3 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.33%) Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.33%) Mandarin Language
4 4 (3.33%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Front Office
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (19.17%) Developer
2 22 (18.33%) Mac Engineer
3 19 (15.83%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 9 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Administrator
8 6 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) IT Administrator
8 6 (5.00%) IT Support
8 6 (5.00%) Mac Administrator
8 6 (5.00%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.17%) Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Deskside Support
9 5 (4.17%) Junior
9 5 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.17%) RESTful
2 10 (8.33%) JSON
3 8 (6.67%) CSS
3 8 (6.67%) HTML
3 8 (6.67%) REST
3 8 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (5.83%) Node.js
4 7 (5.83%) XML
5 6 (5.00%) Express
5 6 (5.00%) Spring
5 6 (5.00%) Svelte
6 5 (4.17%) Cocoa
6 5 (4.17%) Django
6 5 (4.17%) Web Services
7 3 (2.50%) LDAP
8 1 (0.83%) .NET
8 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.83%) SAML
8 1 (0.83%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (0.83%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) Blackberry
1 14 (11.67%) iPad
1 14 (11.67%) iPhone
2 10 (8.33%) Blog
3 7 (5.83%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (5.00%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.67%) Apple TV
5 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.67%) EPoS
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.67%) PKI
5 2 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.83%) CCTV
6 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Social Media
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 73 (60.83%) Windows
2 35 (29.17%) Linux
2 35 (29.17%) Windows 10
3 32 (26.67%) Apple iOS
4 26 (21.67%) Unix
5 17 (14.17%) Android
6 13 (10.83%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 7 (5.83%) CentOS
8 7 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.17%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.83%) VMS
11 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.50%) ITIL
3 16 (13.33%) Application Packaging
3 16 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 14 (11.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 13 (10.83%) Front End Development
6 11 (9.17%) Performance Optimisation
7 9 (7.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 9 (7.50%) Open Source
8 8 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.67%) TDD
9 7 (5.83%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (5.83%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (5.83%) Project Management
9 7 (5.83%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.83%) Service Design
9 7 (5.83%) Technology Roadmap
9 7 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (12.50%) Python
3 11 (9.17%) Ruby
4 10 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 10 (8.33%) Java
5 9 (7.50%) Perl
6 7 (5.83%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.00%) Java 8
7 6 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.00%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.33%) VBScript
9 3 (2.50%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.50%) C++
9 3 (2.50%) Go
10 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.83%) ACSP
4 5 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.33%) CCA
5 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.50%) Degree
6 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.67%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.67%) MCITP
7 2 (1.67%) MCTS
8 1 (0.83%) CCNA
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.83%) CISSP
8 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) MCP
8 1 (0.83%) MCSA
8 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) NCSC
1 4 (3.33%) SLA
2 3 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) PSD2
System Software
1 33 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.17%) Docker
2 5 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.33%) DFS Replication
3 4 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (3.33%) Xen
3 4 (3.33%) XenApp
3 4 (3.33%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (32.50%) Jamf Pro
2 15 (12.50%) SCCM
3 12 (10.00%) AirWatch
4 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (5.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (5.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (5.83%) Terraform
6 4 (3.33%) Perfmon
6 4 (3.33%) SCOM
6 4 (3.33%) WSUS
6 4 (3.33%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.67%) Ansible
7 2 (1.67%) MaaS360
7 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.67%) Puppet
7 2 (1.67%) Salt
7 2 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.83%) CASB
8 1 (0.83%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.00%) Apple
3 14 (11.67%) VMware
4 11 (9.17%) Cisco
4 11 (9.17%) Google
5 9 (7.50%) Adobe
5 9 (7.50%) Citrix
5 9 (7.50%) HP
6 8 (6.67%) Symantec
7 7 (5.83%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.33%) Ivanti
8 4 (3.33%) Lumension
8 4 (3.33%) McAfee
9 3 (2.50%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.67%) Fidessa
10 2 (1.67%) Lotus
10 2 (1.67%) SAP
10 2 (1.67%) Sophos
11 1 (0.83%) Dell
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle