The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 96 99 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing iPad 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.062% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £355 £150 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+136.66% -57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.84 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.86% -15.80%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
636 429 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.36% 26.48% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 237 205
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.83 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £29.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for iPad.

1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
4 3 (23.08%) DataStage
4 3 (23.08%) Life Science
4 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 3 (23.08%) Grails
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Android
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Data Validation
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) Groovy
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) DataStage
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Gradle
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) French Language
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) DataStage Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) ETL Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) DataStage Developer
4 2 (15.38%) DataStage ETL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ETL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Hybris Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) Grails
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) JSP
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) XSD
4 1 (7.69%) J2SE
4 1 (7.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 3 (23.08%) ETL
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) B2C
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Data Validation
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Kanban
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) SEO
3 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Groovy
3 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) hybris
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Meru Networks
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter