Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 12 December 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 West
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 199 217
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18 -13
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.088% 0.046%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.85% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
South West median daily rate £175 £110 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.09% - -
England median daily rate £325 £350 £388
% change year-on-year -7.14% -9.68% +115.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -9.09%

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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1056 1195 1344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.81% 21.10% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 715 770
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.11% +1.39%
10th Percentile £150 £135 £150
90th Percentile £513 £529 £500
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 129 154
South West median hourly rate £16.75 £16.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -14.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.95 £11.17
90th Percentile £43.75 £46.15 £43.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +3.13%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in the South West

Mac OS
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 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in the South West

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS in the South West over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS in the South West

Mac OS
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 in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS in the South West

Mac OS
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 within the South West region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Bristol - 9 £175 -
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 West region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) OpenAM
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
6 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
6 1 (11.11%) Xcode
6 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
6 1 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (11.11%) UIKit
6 1 (11.11%) iOS Development

Mac OS
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) CocoaPods
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Mac Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
1 1 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
1 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
1 1 (11.11%) React Native
1 1 (11.11%) UIKit
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
2 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft