Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 192 176
Rank change year-on-year -28 -16 +21
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 14 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.21% 0.22% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% 1.14% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 22
South West median daily rate £481 £369 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.51% -8.10% +0.31%
10th Percentile £354 £218 £110
90th Percentile £546 £478 £611
England median daily rate £275 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -26.67% -11.76% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £25.00 -
England median hourly rate £23.00 £29.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.03% +96.67% -6.25%

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 1,548 1,053 1,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.74% 18.88% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 619 701
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -4.11%
10th Percentile £140 £150 £135
90th Percentile £575 £521 £538
England median daily rate £429 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +0.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 98 132
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.05 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.30% +6.56% -12.33%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.78 £10.78
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.75 £45.78
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -17 7 £488 +95.00% 5
Wiltshire -23 3 £383 +5.52%
Gloucestershire - 3 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £525 -
Mac OS X
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (64.29%) Web Development
3 9 (64.29%) Python
3 9 (64.29%) Unix
4 8 (57.14%) Subversion
4 8 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
5 7 (50.00%) Ruby
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) HTTP
6 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 6 (42.86%) Web Design
6 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) Windows
7 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
8 4 (28.57%) Scala
8 4 (28.57%) CSS
8 4 (28.57%) HTML
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 3 (21.43%) Apple
9 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
10 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) WLAN
3 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
3 1 (7.14%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.14%) CodeSonar
4 1 (7.14%) git-flow
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) Robot Framework
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Ruby Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) Akka
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) COM
4 1 (7.14%) Django
4 1 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) spray
4 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
4 1 (7.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Derivative
1 1 (7.14%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 9 (64.29%) Web Development
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (42.86%) Web Design
5 5 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (14.29%) DevOps
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
8 1 (7.14%) API Design
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) GIAC
2 1 (7.14%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SANS
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Salt
1 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) QNAP
4 1 (7.14%) SAP