The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 97 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing iPad 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.77% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate
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- £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -25.05%
iPad
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
437 388 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.22% 24.92% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 234 228
Average daily rate £325 £325 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 29
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £12.56 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £25.50 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

iPad
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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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
Leeds -18 1 - - 2
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Castleford - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
iPad
Yorkshire

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (88.89%) iPhone
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 6 (66.67%) iOS Development
4 4 (44.44%) RESTful
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) SQLite
4 4 (44.44%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) Apple
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Xcode
7 1 (11.11%) MS Office
7 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 1 (11.11%) SCCM
7 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (11.11%) Remedy
7 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
7 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) ISEB
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) BMC
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) Windows

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) iOS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) RESTful
1 4 (44.44%) JSON
1 4 (44.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) iPhone
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) RUP
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) BMC
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco