Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 155 145
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10 -26
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.70% 0.91% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Manchester median daily rate £147 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.14% +4.09% -10.33%
10th Percentile £104 £97 £252
90th Percentile £189 £429 £420
North West median daily rate £200 £350 £442
% change year-on-year -42.86% -20.72% +17.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Manchester median hourly rate - £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.83% -
North West median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year - -8.05% +31.42%

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 573 768 740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.52% 21.70% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 521 384
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £136 £184 £163
90th Percentile £538 £500 £487
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +13.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 36 86
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% +9.57% -5.59%
10th Percentile £11.35 £9.75 £10.13
90th Percentile £41.83 £40.00 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £14.57 £15.82
% change year-on-year +19.67% -7.90% +5.43%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) ADSL
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) 4G

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) 4G
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (50.00%) Runbook
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec