Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 369 392
Rank change year-on-year +9 +23 -24
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 16 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.095% 0.072% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.42% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 6
South East median daily rate £401 £185 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +116.49% -45.19% -10.00%
10th Percentile £163 £167 £145
90th Percentile £670 £311 £450
England median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -6.67% -3.23% +115.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.86% +25.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20.75 £17.50 £11.88
90th Percentile £22.25 £17.50 £15.25
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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3846 3854 4728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.84% 23.11% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2145 2248 2602
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
10th Percentile £150 £185 £205
90th Percentile £550 £538 £494
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 273 465
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.58% -10.21% +20.79%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.05 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.46 £47.83
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 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 23 November 2017.

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 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
Thames Valley +2 8 £550 +197.30% 3
Berkshire +4 7 £575 +21.05% 1
Surrey -11 3 £175 -5.41% 1
West Sussex - 2 £188 -
Hampshire - 2 £401 - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £170 - 2
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 South East region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) SUSE
6 6 (37.50%) SCCM
6 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
6 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (37.50%) Skype
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (31.25%) Apple
7 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 3 (18.75%) Office 365
9 3 (18.75%) Android
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
10 2 (12.50%) Xen
10 2 (12.50%) Migration
10 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (12.50%) CentOS
10 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
10 2 (12.50%) Git (software)

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 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Skype
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) iPhone
1 1 (6.25%) Life Science
1 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) SUSE
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Android
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) CentOS
6 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCA
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Packer
2 2 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus
4 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto