Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 20 October 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 78 100
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 0 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 1.31% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.64% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Wales median daily rate - £450 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.35% +96.52%
UK median daily rate £225 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -47.06% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Wales median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00% -
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -17.39% +53.33% -5.57%

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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 327 266 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.41% 23.17% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 174 193
Wales median daily rate £393 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £171 £130 £158
90th Percentile £525 £475 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 32 47
Wales median hourly rate £12.33 £13.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.19% +1.96% +9.91%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.50 £10.08
90th Percentile £42.00 £23.60 £21.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -0.03% +6.06% -

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Wales

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Wales