The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.48% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 1.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.84 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-10.92% +21.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
168 161 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.77% 25.64% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 96 76
Median daily rate £384 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.86% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £150 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -27.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.19 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.37 £42.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing iPad as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iPad across the Birmingham region.

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the Birmingham region.

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iPad 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for iPad.

1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Moq
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) NUnit
3 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (25.00%) Xcode
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (50.00%) Moq
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple