The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 62 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 1.50% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 6.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -25.05%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
165 148 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.21% 24.58% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 60 82
Average daily rate £313 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.13 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.04% -19.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) BDD

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) CMS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
1 1 (14.29%) OSGi
1 1 (14.29%) JSTL
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
1 1 (14.29%) DirectX
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) MFC
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) JSP
1 1 (14.29%) Servlets
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) BPR
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Symbian
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle