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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 100 96 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing iPad 6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.21% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £383 £238 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.05% -40.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £215 £300
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -9.67%
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
596 494 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.44% 29.62% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 253 184
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 32
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £10.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.50 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Stockport - 2 £383 - 1
iPad
North West

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Data Validation
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) SEO
4 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) B2C
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) JSP
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) XSD

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 4 (33.33%) Confluence
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) DataStage
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Hybris Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Leader
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) DataStage Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) ETL Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) DataStage Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DataStage ETL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) Ajax
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) JSP
2 4 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) XSD
3 2 (16.67%) Grails
3 2 (16.67%) J2SE
3 2 (16.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Life Science
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) B2C
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Kanban
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) SEO
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) hybris
1 4 (33.33%) Twitter
2 3 (25.00%) Facebook
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Meru Networks
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
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