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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing iPad 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.45% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £298 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +26.92%

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
395 552 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.11% 30.50% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 303 227
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.00 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £36.10 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 1 March 2017. 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 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
Altrincham - 1 - -
iPad
North West

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 4 (40.00%) Network Security
1 4 (40.00%) F5
1 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading

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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) B2C
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) MCTS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco