The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 32 37
Contract jobs citing iPad 0 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 3.43% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 14.89% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 1
Median daily rate - £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.94%  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70 94 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 22.22% 23.04% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 56 62
Median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £277 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £511 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 9
Median hourly rate £19.25 £43.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.00% +108.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £24.20 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £59.25 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Cambridge

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in Cambridge

iPad
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for iPad.

1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA