The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 30 March 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 98 91
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.60% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +19.20% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
% change year-on-year - +8.87%  

Mac OS X is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 329 497 300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 27.51% 37.74% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 314 152
Median daily rate £401 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £187 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 46 36
Median hourly rate £14.75 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.12% +153.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £8.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.06 £48.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Surrey

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Surrey

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Mac Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) VMware