The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 23 June 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 76 64
Rank change year-on-year +19 -12  
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.65% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 2.21% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £215
% change year-on-year -8.00% +74.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £18.68 £13.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.69% -22.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.47 £14.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year +31.92% -16.86%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 208 272 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 32.50% 29.57% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 186 156
Median daily rate £388 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -0.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +24.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.05 £62.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Cheshire

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in Cheshire

iPad
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 - -
iPad
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for iPad.

1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCDST
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com