Period
to 20 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 20 September 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 78 96
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 -
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.21% 0.10% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 0.42% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
South Wales median daily rate £110 - £275
10th Percentile £105 - £144
90th Percentile £115 - £340
Wales median daily rate £293 £565 £275
% change year-on-year -48.23% +105.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% - -
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

Mac OS X 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 South Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 197 238 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.65% 24.51% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 126 214
South Wales median daily rate £325 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +1.37% +12.31%
10th Percentile £144 £135 £263
90th Percentile £438 £475 £475
Wales median daily rate £330 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -12.00% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 25
South Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.80% -1.92% +6.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.61 £9.35
90th Percentile £22.49 £18.38 £22.00
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.18
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.67% -6.35%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in South Wales

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in South Wales

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Cardiff -2 2 £110 -
Mac OS X
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Apple