The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 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 Mac OS X
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 118 88
Rank change year-on-year +53 -30  
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 57 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.68% 0.70% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.85% 3.05% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 35
Median daily rate £475 £508 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.40% +19.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £648 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +15.33% -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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 481 656 556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 22.64% 22.88% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 428 311
Median daily rate £413 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 39 71
Median hourly rate £12.51 £13.91 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.06% +13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £24.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in Yorkshire

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in Yorkshire

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in Yorkshire

Mac OS X
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +38 44 £475 +46.15%
West Yorkshire +10 12 £525 -2.77% 1
Mac OS X
England

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

1 71 (97.26%) Linux
2 70 (95.89%) Unix
2 70 (95.89%) Git (software)
3 64 (87.67%) CSS
4 55 (75.34%) Java
4 55 (75.34%) JavaScript
5 54 (73.97%) Web Development
6 52 (71.23%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (69.86%) HTML
7 51 (69.86%) Configuration Management
8 50 (68.49%) Relational Database
9 41 (56.16%) Ruby
9 41 (56.16%) Python
10 37 (50.68%) HTTP
11 36 (49.32%) TDD
11 36 (49.32%) Web Design
11 36 (49.32%) Responsive Web Design
12 34 (46.58%) Visualisation
12 34 (46.58%) Mentoring
13 32 (43.84%) Line Management
14 24 (32.88%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (32.88%) DevOps
14 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (31.51%) User Experience
16 19 (26.03%) Front End Development
16 19 (26.03%) BDD
17 17 (23.29%) Automated Testing
17 17 (23.29%) Web Services
17 17 (23.29%) REST
18 16 (21.92%) Scala

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 37 (50.68%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) DHCP
2 2 (2.74%) DNS
2 2 (2.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (68.49%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.74%) MySQL
2 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 70 (95.89%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.92%) Subversion
3 2 (2.74%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.74%) JUnit
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Electronics
2 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (97.26%) Developer
2 44 (60.27%) Java Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (19.18%) Scala Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 9 (12.33%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.48%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Programmer
8 3 (4.11%) Python Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Linux Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Project Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Ruby Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Mac Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (87.67%) CSS
2 51 (69.86%) HTML
3 17 (23.29%) REST
3 17 (23.29%) Web Services
4 3 (4.11%) Node.js
5 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.37%) Celery
5 1 (1.37%) CSS3
5 1 (1.37%) Django
5 1 (1.37%) Dropwizard
5 1 (1.37%) Flask
5 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.37%) HTML5
5 1 (1.37%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.37%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) User Experience
2 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.74%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 71 (97.26%) Linux
2 70 (95.89%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (73.97%) Web Development
2 52 (71.23%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (69.86%) Configuration Management
4 36 (49.32%) Responsive Web Design
4 36 (49.32%) TDD
4 36 (49.32%) Web Design
5 34 (46.58%) Mentoring
5 34 (46.58%) Visualisation
6 32 (43.84%) Line Management
7 24 (32.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (32.88%) DevOps
8 19 (26.03%) BDD
8 19 (26.03%) Front End Development
9 17 (23.29%) Automated Testing
10 15 (20.55%) Continuous Deployment
11 14 (19.18%) Prototyping
11 14 (19.18%) Rapid Prototyping
12 3 (4.11%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (75.34%) Java
1 55 (75.34%) JavaScript
2 41 (56.16%) Python
2 41 (56.16%) Ruby
3 16 (21.92%) Scala
4 2 (2.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.59%) BC Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.74%) Degree
5 1 (1.37%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
1 2 (2.74%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (4.11%) SAP
2 2 (2.74%) Apple
2 2 (2.74%) Dell
2 2 (2.74%) EMC
2 2 (2.74%) HP
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.74%) Symantec
2 2 (2.74%) Veeam
2 2 (2.74%) VMware
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