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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iPad 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.22% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate £348 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £11.74 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+40.54% -25.46%
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
92 84 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.66% 26.84% 32.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 52 34
Average daily rate £360 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £511 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing iPad also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iPad.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
3 5 (41.67%) Facebook
3 5 (41.67%) Twitter
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Product Management
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Use Case
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
6 2 (16.67%) Smartcard
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing iPad also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iPad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Facebook
1 5 (41.67%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft