The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple iPad
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 -
Contract jobs citing iPad 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.09 £13.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year +36.52% -1.85%  

iPad is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 170 184 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 27.24% 27.02% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 115 109
Median daily rate £413 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £38.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing iPad as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for iPad in Birmingham

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing iPad in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for iPad.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Moq
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Moq
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL