Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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 Mac OS X
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 181 208
Rank change year-on-year -6 +27 -15
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 10 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.48% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.95% 2.23% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 13
South West median daily rate £408 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.45% -17.33% +66.67%
10th Percentile £142 £106 £144
90th Percentile £483 £621 £500
England median daily rate £415 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +0.61% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £25.00 - -
England median hourly rate £26.25 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +59.09% +3.13% +23.08%

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 1056 1256 1393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.79% 21.63% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 744 788
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £148 £135 £150
90th Percentile £513 £550 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 120 164
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.72% -12.83% +4.67%
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.73 £11.17
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.30 £43.01
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Devon -2 5 £449 +1.93%
Bristol -18 3 £270 -25.52% 1
Gloucestershire +15 2 £161 +43.33% 1
Mac OS X
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Web Design
2 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) Neo4j
2 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) CentOS
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Java EE
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) IBM

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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) Neo4j
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Law
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Dropwizard
1 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) JAX-RS
1 5 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) EJB
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) Struts
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) React
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) CentOS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix