The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 31 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iPad 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.87% - 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% - 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.78% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.21 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-25.26% -1.63%
iPad
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
76 62 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.90% 41.06% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 23
Median daily rate £325 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.38 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.29% -7.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.74 £12.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £14.82 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

iPad
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £350 - 2
iPad
West Midlands

iPad
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for iPad.

1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Appium
1 1 (50.00%) Core Data
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Apple

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Appium
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple