Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 6 months to 20 August 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 Mac OS X
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 154 142
Rank change year-on-year +27 -12 +3
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 19 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.67% 0.062% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.15% 0.33% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Manchester median daily rate £588 £103 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +473.17% - -
North West median daily rate £588 £101 £421
% change year-on-year +480.25% -75.96% +85.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Mac OS X 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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 604 614 509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.39% 18.92% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 365 313
Manchester median daily rate £420 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £163
90th Percentile £588 £563 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 43 39
Manchester median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.71% +32.26% +6.90%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.12 £10.75
90th Percentile £18.11 £38.75 £40.75
North West median hourly rate £15.61 £15.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year +2.34% -4.69% +18.52%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Manchester

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Manchester

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in Manchester

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 18 (94.74%) Java
1 18 (94.74%) Unix
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (94.74%) TDD
1 18 (94.74%) BDD
2 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
3 16 (84.21%) MongoDB
4 15 (78.95%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (68.42%) Linux
6 12 (63.16%) Web Design
6 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (63.16%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (63.16%) Docker
6 12 (63.16%) Microservices
6 12 (63.16%) Kubernetes
6 12 (63.16%) Continuous Deployment
6 12 (63.16%) Java 8
7 11 (57.89%) JAX-RS
7 11 (57.89%) Mockito
7 11 (57.89%) Pair Programming
7 11 (57.89%) Web Development
8 8 (42.11%) Public Sector
9 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (31.58%) HTTP
9 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
9 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
10 5 (26.32%) WebDriver
10 5 (26.32%) Scala
10 5 (26.32%) Selenium

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Mockito
2 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
2 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 5 (26.32%) Gatling
3 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (26.32%) JIRA
3 5 (26.32%) JMeter
3 5 (26.32%) Selenium
3 5 (26.32%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
1 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Developer
4 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (57.89%) JAX-RS
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) Dropwizard
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Unix
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (94.74%) BDD
1 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
3 12 (63.16%) Continuous Deployment
3 12 (63.16%) Microservices
3 12 (63.16%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (63.16%) Web Design
4 11 (57.89%) Pair Programming
4 11 (57.89%) Web Development
5 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
8 3 (15.79%) Strategic Thinking
9 2 (10.53%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Java 8
3 5 (26.32%) Groovy
3 5 (26.32%) Scala
3 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Apple
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco
1 1 (5.26%) Citrix
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) HP