Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 July 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 96 102
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -31
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.25% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 0.74% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Oxfordshire median daily rate £180 - £163
10th Percentile £138 - £144
90th Percentile £226 - £278
South East median daily rate £381 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -8.68% +4.38% +128.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £16.75 -
South East median hourly rate - £16.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +4.69% +33.33%

Mac OS X is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 250 272 382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 20.96% 23.35% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 185 233
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% +17.19%
10th Percentile £150 £128 £161
90th Percentile £546 £513 £496
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 72
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.68 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.82% -12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.80 £11.29
90th Percentile £19.45 £22.65 £35.00
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -18.42% +15.15% +3.13%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Oxfordshire

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Oxfordshire

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Oxfordshire

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Oxford -3 2 £158 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £225 - 1
Mac OS X
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) OpenBSD

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) OpenBSD
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) VMware