The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 126 109 108
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing iPad 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.075% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.58% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
528 517 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.89% 22.24% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 253 206
Average daily rate £371 £375 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £257 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 36
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -47.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £10.42 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
iPad
UK

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
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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -25 1 - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - -
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (50.00%) iPhone
2 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (40.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (40.00%) Xcode
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Android Development
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Apple
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) SAS

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) JSON
1 4 (40.00%) REST
1 4 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) iPhone
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
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