The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 76 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing iPad 3 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.70% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 2.42% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £475 £413 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +83.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.16 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-25.61% -3.22%
iPad
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
324 496 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.36% 29.01% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 247 163
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.62% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £12.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £29.50 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for iPad.

1 13 (86.67%) OO
2 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (53.33%) Web Services
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) CMS
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) iPhone
5 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 6 (40.00%) Data Structures
5 6 (40.00%) Algorithms
6 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 5 (33.33%) User Experience
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (33.33%) Mobile Development
6 5 (33.33%) Analytics
6 5 (33.33%) OOD
6 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 5 (33.33%) Objective-C
6 5 (33.33%) NUnit
6 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 5 (33.33%) Time Management
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (46.67%) CMS
2 5 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (20.00%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) GIS
1 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) NUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) gulp
3 2 (13.33%) Xcode
4 1 (6.67%) Grunt
4 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Sitecore Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Developer
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) hapi
3 4 (26.67%) Node.js
4 3 (20.00%) Express
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Cocoa
6 1 (6.67%) LESS
6 1 (6.67%) React
6 1 (6.67%) RefluxJS
6 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 6 (40.00%) Data Structures
1 6 (40.00%) iPhone
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) User Experience
3 3 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) OO
2 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 5 (33.33%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) OOD
5 5 (33.33%) Time Management
6 4 (26.67%) Service Design
7 3 (20.00%) Android Development
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Content Management
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (6.67%) ES6
6 1 (6.67%) JSX
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 3 (20.00%) Apple