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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 123 117 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Contract jobs citing iPad 12 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.52% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
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£363 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £136 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £385 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £72.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.31 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +9.16%
iPad
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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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
976 788 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.31% 28.14% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 413 343
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 24
Average hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £52.80 £19.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 2 September 2015. 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
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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
Glasgow +8 7 £325 -13.33% 3
Edinburgh -8 5 £400 +77.77% 2
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 6 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) SOA
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Middleware
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (27.78%) Line Management
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (27.78%) WebCenter
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (27.78%) BPEL
4 5 (27.78%) ERP
4 5 (27.78%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) iPhone
6 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 3 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
6 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 3 (16.67%) User Experience
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) CMS
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.11%) CMS
4 1 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQLite
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.56%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) SOA Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Designer
2 5 (27.78%) SOA Designer
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Interactive Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) Middleware
3 5 (27.78%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (27.78%) WebCenter
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) MFC
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.56%) Flash
5 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
5 1 (5.56%) DirectX
5 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) iPhone
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 6 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) BPEL
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Line Management
4 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) DSDM
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) Android Development
6 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (5.56%) Apple Swift
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) DameWare
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (5.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Sun
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Reuters
3 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.56%) Wyse
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Altiris
3 1 (5.56%) Symbian
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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