The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 30 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 56
Contract jobs citing iPad 0 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 2.52% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 11.51% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 3
Median daily rate - £370 £104
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +255.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.09 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +36.52% -5.35%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 122 139 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.59% 21.92% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 77 103
Median daily rate £358 £393 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.91% +30.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £271 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +167.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.80 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £58.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Cambridgeshire

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for iPad.

1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) DameWare
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
1 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) DameWare
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
1 1 (33.33%) VMware