The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
England / North West
Rank 126 137 134
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing iPad 10 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.42% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.29% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £263 £170 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.41% +70.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £16.84 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +21.41%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
810 1236 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.82% 32.13% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 699 498
Median daily rate £395 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £196 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 58 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.25 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.17 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing iPad as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in the North West

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

iPad
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Manchester - 6 £325 - 3
Cheshire +24 2 £110 -56.00% 2
Lancashire +7 2 £200 +17.64%
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 North West region with a requirement for iPad.

1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 4 (23.53%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (17.65%) iPhone
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.76%) WinForms
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Telerik
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Network Security
2 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Power BI
3 1 (5.88%) QlikView
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) WinForms
6 1 (5.88%) Cocoa
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) ETL
3 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) F5
2 2 (11.76%) Telerik
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago