Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 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 macOS
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 222 227
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5 -25
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 6 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.088% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% 0.42% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 17
North West median daily rate £125 £294 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.45% -24.19% +112.33%
10th Percentile £113 £170 £128
90th Percentile £162 £388 £394
England median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -6.67% -3.23% +115.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North West median hourly rate - £13.75 -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -

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 the North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1131 1434 1699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.83% 20.98% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 919 909
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.84% +13.08%
10th Percentile £158 £185 £170
90th Percentile £550 £525 £513
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 89 185
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -8.05% +5.13%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.80 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.60 £40.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.93%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Mac OS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in the North West

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in the North West

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS in the North West

Mac OS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Manchester +17 5 £125 -66.67%
Merseyside +3 1 £166 -11.14%
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS 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 North West region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Back Office
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) iPad
4 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) G Suite
5 1 (16.67%) .NET

Mac OS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft