The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 17 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iPad 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.38% - 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.80% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £11.74 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+40.54% -25.46%
iPad
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
51 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 34.46% 30.08% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 19
Average daily rate £450 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £451 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) B2C
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) ATG
2 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (25.00%) Endeca
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
4 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) hybris
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Rally

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (62.50%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce Architect
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Solutions Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Web Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) B2C
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) ATG
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Endeca
3 1 (12.50%) hybris
3 1 (12.50%) Rally