The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 3 months to 28 March 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 (including macOS Sierra)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.54% 0.60% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.48% 2.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £225 £331 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.07% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £325 £375
% change year-on-year -34.61% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year +32.46% -  

Mac OS 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 121 145 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 21.61% 29.23% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 111 111
Median daily rate £375 £250 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -26.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 46
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Mac OS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in Oxfordshire

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in Oxfordshire

Mac OS
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 in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS in Oxfordshire

Mac OS
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 2 £225 -
Mac OS
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Docker
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) PHP

Mac OS
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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Mac Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Mac Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft