The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iPad 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.51% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.92% -20.00%
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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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
186 164 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.63% 33.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 96 29
Average daily rate £358 £270 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.40% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £448 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £34.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.76% +16.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £170.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in the North East

iPad
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) LDAP
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Life Science
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) Meru Networks
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Meru Networks