Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 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 Mac OS X
North West > Manchester
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 141 148
Rank change year-on-year +34 +7 -10
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 8 6 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.73% 0.99% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £163 £425 £147
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.76% +190.10% -65.53%
10th Percentile £120 £413 £104
90th Percentile £180 £438 £189
North West median daily rate £166 £413 £225
% change year-on-year -59.75% +83.56% -47.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.17 £24.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.78% - -
North West median hourly rate £19.17 £24.50 -
% change year-on-year -21.78% - -

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 463 604 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.27% 20.81% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 396 362
Median daily rate £400 £393 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -3.38% +4.50%
10th Percentile £118 £153 £175
90th Percentile £575 £588 £574
North West median daily rate £393 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -1.88% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 50
Median hourly rate £19.17 £16.50 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.15% -5.34% +19.18%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.87 £11.95
90th Percentile £35.00 £36.13 £40.20
Median hourly rate £18.25 £17.42 £15.43
% change year-on-year +4.76% +12.90% -3.56%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Manchester

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) Google
3 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) iPhone
4 3 (37.50%) MS Access
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Line Management
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring

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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
1 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MS Access
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (37.50%) iPhone
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Apple
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft