Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 97 79
Rank change year-on-year +1 -18 -1
Contract jobs citing iPad 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 1.37% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £363 £225
% change year-on-year +17.24% +61.11% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £17.50
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £30.00

iPad is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 434 437 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.91% 28.73% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 289 223
Birmingham median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £228 £200 £213
90th Percentile £500 £538 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £364
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.59% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £16.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.13% +17.54% +9.20%
10th Percentile £9.21 £10.60 £10.92
90th Percentile £29.08 £20.51 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £16.60
% change year-on-year +14.29% -5.12% -17.00%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing iPad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 19 November 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 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) Sensu
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Salt
1 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
1 2 (66.67%) Web Operations
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) Xcode
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Sensu
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Web Operations
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Salt
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend