Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 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 macOS
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 188 208
Rank change year-on-year +3 +20 +2
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 14 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.25% 0.033%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.24% 1.48% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 0
South West median daily rate £250 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.18% - -
England median daily rate £300 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -25.00% +6.67% +108.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £15.50 - -
England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year -5.71% +8.53% +5.74%

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 1,130 946 1,321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.09% 17.08% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 568 765
South West median daily rate £375 £364 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.02% +0.41% -0.68%
10th Percentile £158 £159 £183
90th Percentile £538 £525 £545
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 82 114
South West median hourly rate £17.88 £17.54 £16.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.94% +4.81% -0.53%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.14 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £45.22
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.48% +1.52% +2.10%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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
Wiltshire +12 7 £250 -
Devon +7 3 - -
Somerset +10 2 £165 -58.75%
Bristol - 2 £495 - 1
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS 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.

1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
3 5 (35.71%) Office 365
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Apple
3 5 (35.71%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) DBS Check
4 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Psychology
4 3 (21.43%) Games
4 3 (21.43%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (14.29%) XMPP
5 2 (14.29%) Google
5 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (14.29%) OpenAM

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:

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) G Suite
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
1 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (21.43%) Coaching
2 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (21.43%) Line Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Psychology
2 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) DBS Check
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (35.71%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Google