The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 27 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 70
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - - 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £268
% change year-on-year +13.33% +40.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +54.00%  

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 98 153 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 16.84% 17.45% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 95 106
Median daily rate £365 £375 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -10.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £165 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.98% -1.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £43.28 £24.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in Reading