The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 60 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing iPad 7 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.91% 0.87% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.21% 3.28% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £16.31 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.31 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-14.13% -18.47%
iPad
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
218 244 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.27% 26.61% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 152 120
Median daily rate £400 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 12
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.84 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.39% +5.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.36 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £17.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

iPad
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +7 6 £325 - 1
iPad
North West

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for iPad.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 1 (9.09%) QlikView
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Power BI
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) MCTS
6 1 (9.09%) MCITP
6 1 (9.09%) Brocade

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (36.36%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Android Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Brocade
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) Tableau