The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 3 months to 28 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 MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 111 110
Contract jobs citing Mac OS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.051% 0.054%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £325 £375
% change year-on-year -34.61% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year +32.46% -  

Mac OS 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 290 391 388
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.67% 20.01% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 242 217
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 43
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.30 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.53% -26.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.68 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in West Yorkshire

Mac OS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS in West Yorkshire

Mac OS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS in West Yorkshire

Mac OS
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 4 (100.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (25.00%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Mac OS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Mac Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (25.00%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft