The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 113 118 104
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing iPad 17 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.15% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 0.54% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £300 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £11.74 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+40.54% -25.46%
iPad
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
754 747 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.56% 27.68% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 407 255
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 19
Average hourly rate £39.50 £19.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.89% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.57 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £31.20 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

iPad
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 15 - - 1
Glasgow +12 5 £300 -45.45%
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (67.65%) Finance
2 22 (64.71%) Scrum
2 22 (64.71%) E-Commerce
2 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) React
3 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
4 20 (58.82%) Node.js
5 16 (47.06%) RefluxJS
6 14 (41.18%) gulp
6 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
7 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
7 12 (35.29%) CSS
7 12 (35.29%) HTML
8 11 (32.35%) OO
8 11 (32.35%) User Experience
9 10 (29.41%) Meteor
9 10 (29.41%) Ember.js
9 10 (29.41%) Backbone.js
9 10 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (29.41%) hapi
9 10 (29.41%) ES6
9 10 (29.41%) Polymer
9 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (29.41%) iPhone
10 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
10 9 (26.47%) Objective-C
10 9 (26.47%) LESS
10 9 (26.47%) iOS Development
11 8 (23.53%) Web Services
11 8 (23.53%) RESTful

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 20 (58.82%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
1 14 (41.18%) gulp
2 6 (17.65%) Jasmine
2 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.65%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) Grunt
4 2 (5.88%) Clang
General
1 23 (67.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (23.53%) iOS Developer
4 4 (11.76%) HTML Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior UI Developer
4 4 (11.76%) UI Developer
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Interactive Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) User Experience Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) React
2 16 (47.06%) RefluxJS
3 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
3 12 (35.29%) CSS
3 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 10 (29.41%) Backbone.js
4 10 (29.41%) Ember.js
4 10 (29.41%) hapi
4 10 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (29.41%) Meteor
4 10 (29.41%) Polymer
5 9 (26.47%) LESS
6 8 (23.53%) RESTful
6 8 (23.53%) Web Services
7 6 (17.65%) HTML5
7 6 (17.65%) Marionette.js
7 6 (17.65%) REST
8 4 (11.76%) Browserify
8 4 (11.76%) D3.js
8 4 (11.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) User Experience
2 10 (29.41%) iPhone
3 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
4 5 (14.71%) Data Structures
5 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (64.71%) E-Commerce
1 22 (64.71%) Scrum
2 11 (32.35%) OO
3 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (26.47%) iOS Development
5 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Isomorphic JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) TDD
5 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.76%) OOD
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (11.76%) Software Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) DSDM
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) ES6
3 9 (26.47%) Objective-C
4 5 (14.71%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) JSX
5 3 (8.82%) Apple Swift
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) C
7 1 (2.94%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.94%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Kony
1 2 (5.88%) Rally
1 2 (5.88%) Symbian
1 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos