The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 43 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing iPad 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.28% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.15% 0.85% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £370 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £215 £300
% change year-on-year
+67.44% -28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -9.67%
iPad
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 117 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.81% 31.97% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 64 36
Median daily rate £393 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £216 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £11.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for iPad.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) HTTPS
4 5 (35.71%) Facebook
4 5 (35.71%) Twitter
5 3 (21.43%) Smartcard
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Product Management
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) MS Project
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) TestDirector

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.14%) NFC
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 2 (14.29%) TestDirector
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Product Management
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) System Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Facebook
1 5 (35.71%) Twitter
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft