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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 40 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing iPad 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.58% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £198 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £16.84 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +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 Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
126 77 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.63% 23.69% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 32 52
Median daily rate £358 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £295 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £37.50 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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
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 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for iPad.

1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA