The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Mac OS X Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X Server over the 3 months to 23 June 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 Server
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 633 633
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X Server 0 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.019% 0.011%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.081% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £445 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +165.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mac OS X Server 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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9748 12411 12460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.82% 23.06% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6076 7825 7252
Median daily rate £405 £390 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% +9.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 650 988
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -1.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Mac OS X Server
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Mac OS X Server 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 Server in the UK

Mac OS X Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X Server in the UK

Mac OS X Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X Server in the UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mac OS X Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Disk Encryption
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)

Mac OS X Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (66.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Mac Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Mac Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Mac Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Disk Encryption
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware