Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 August 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 304 355 374
Rank change year-on-year +51 +19 +20
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 57 32 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.19% 0.038%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.85% 0.88% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 3
South East median daily rate £275 £294 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.38% -26.65% +113.60%
10th Percentile £110 £123 £320
90th Percentile £413 £325 £401
England median daily rate £275 £305 £394
% change year-on-year -9.84% -22.56% +12.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
South East median hourly rate £12.75 £19.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.89% -11.63% -
10th Percentile £11.88 £18.50 £20.75
90th Percentile £13.63 £19.50 £22.25
England median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.71% - +0.72%

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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,088 3,627 3,548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.26% 21.87% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,813 1,965 1,943
South East median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £155 £168 £185
90th Percentile £575 £551 £538
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 321 271
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76% -8.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in the South East

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in the South East

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS in the South East over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS in the South East

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS in the South East

Mac OS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Thames Valley +27 38 £275 -8.33% 8
Oxfordshire +35 20 £275 -9.84% 5
Berkshire +1 16 £219 +32.58% 2
Surrey +27 8 £425 +88.89% 1
Hampshire - 7 £325 - 3
West Sussex - 3 £75 -
Buckinghamshire +22 2 £105 +16.67% 1
East Sussex - 1 £600 -
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 47 (82.46%) Windows
2 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
3 27 (47.37%) Windows 10
4 25 (43.86%) Apple iOS
5 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 23 (40.35%) Office 365
7 17 (29.82%) Windows 7
8 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (28.07%) Apple
8 16 (28.07%) SCCM
9 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
10 14 (24.56%) Android
10 14 (24.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (22.81%) Jamf Pro
11 13 (22.81%) Retail
11 13 (22.81%) Linux
12 12 (21.05%) Python
12 12 (21.05%) ITSM
13 11 (19.30%) VoIP
13 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
13 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Intune
14 10 (17.54%) WAN
14 10 (17.54%) LAN
14 10 (17.54%) SLA
14 10 (17.54%) ITIL
14 10 (17.54%) BCP
14 10 (17.54%) Handset
15 9 (15.79%) Incident Management
15 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (15.79%) VBScript

Mac OS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (7.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.75%) InDesign
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 23 (40.35%) Office 365
2 4 (7.02%) AWS
2 4 (7.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) VoIP
2 10 (17.54%) LAN
2 10 (17.54%) WAN
3 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (14.04%) DNS
4 8 (14.04%) VPN
5 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.02%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (7.02%) VSAN
7 3 (5.26%) DHCP
7 3 (5.26%) Wireless
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.75%) Firewall
8 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.75%) Network Security
8 1 (1.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) JIRA
2 4 (7.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (7.02%) Bitbucket
2 4 (7.02%) DbUnit
2 4 (7.02%) Maven
2 4 (7.02%) Mockito
2 4 (7.02%) TestNG
3 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 13 (22.81%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Support Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) Mac Engineer
3 14 (24.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) IT Support
5 6 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.53%) Desktop Support
6 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 5 (8.77%) Deskside Support
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.26%) Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Apache Camel
1 4 (7.02%) GWT
1 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
1 4 (7.02%) Spring
1 4 (7.02%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) LDAP
3 2 (3.51%) JPA
3 2 (3.51%) Spring Batch
4 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Handset
2 7 (12.28%) iPhone
3 5 (8.77%) BYOD
4 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) iPad
5 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 47 (82.46%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows 10
3 25 (43.86%) Apple iOS
4 17 (29.82%) Windows 7
5 14 (24.56%) Android
6 13 (22.81%) Linux
7 6 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (21.05%) ITSM
3 10 (17.54%) BCP
3 10 (17.54%) ITIL
4 9 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 6 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.77%) Change Management
6 5 (8.77%) Preventative Maintenance
6 5 (8.77%) Service Management
7 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.02%) DevOps
7 4 (7.02%) Disk Encryption
7 4 (7.02%) MVC
7 4 (7.02%) Password Management
7 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.02%) Storage Management
7 4 (7.02%) TDD
8 3 (5.26%) Break/Fix
8 3 (5.26%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) Python
2 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
3 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 9 (15.79%) VBScript
4 5 (8.77%) Java
5 4 (7.02%) SQL
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) MCSE
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) SCCM
2 13 (22.81%) Jamf Pro
3 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (10.53%) Ansible
5 4 (7.02%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) Apple
3 6 (10.53%) Atlassian
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco
4 5 (8.77%) VMware
5 4 (7.02%) Dell
5 4 (7.02%) Google
5 4 (7.02%) HP
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle
5 4 (7.02%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.26%) Equitrac
6 3 (5.26%) Remedy
6 3 (5.26%) Veeam
7 2 (3.51%) Adobe
8 1 (1.75%) Bomgar