Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 April 2018 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
England > South West
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 186 173
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13 +34
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 8 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.36% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.73% 2.07% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 30
South West median daily rate £250 £310 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.35% -12.98% +5.56%
10th Percentile £100 £106 £325
90th Percentile £369 £493 £400
England median daily rate £420 £447 £400
% change year-on-year -6.04% +11.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South West median hourly rate - - £12.75
England median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +40.74% -18.18% -5.71%

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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,097 918 1,258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.46% 17.40% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 548 769
South West median daily rate £378 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.86% - -3.45%
10th Percentile £158 £133 £160
90th Percentile £553 £525 £500
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 109 130
South West median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -33.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.95 £12.10
90th Percentile £41.70 £46.90 £46.03
England median hourly rate £17.14 £16.64 £17.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% -2.12% +6.25%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in the South West

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in the South West

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in the South West over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in the South West

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in the South West

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. 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
Bristol -3 3 £250 -31.03% 4
Wiltshire +9 2 £363 +130.16%
Gloucestershire +5 2 £135 +16.13% 6
Somerset - 1 £100 -
Mac OS X
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X 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 West region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
6 1 (12.50%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) MailChimp
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Email Developer
3 1 (12.50%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) CSS3
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) DoubleClick