The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 70 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing iPad 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 1.39% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 6.41% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
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£400 £363 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.58 £15.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.93% -17.02%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
297 156 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.96% 21.64% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 78 57
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £150 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

iPad
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) iPhone
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) iOS SDK
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Xcode
2 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) CDMA
4 1 (25.00%) GSM
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) CDMA
1 1 (25.00%) GSM
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Xcode
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) HP