The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
England / East Midlands
Rank 94 89 90
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs citing iPad 5 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.50% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.75% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Median daily rate £325 £240 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.41% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £11.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +29.62% +3.84%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 359 456 439
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.26% 28.27% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 320 241
Median daily rate £350 £338 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -4.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 24
Median hourly rate £16.15 £35.00 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.85% +161.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.20 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in the East Midlands

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in the East Midlands

iPad
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Leicestershire -5 3 £325 +18.18% 2
Northamptonshire -5 1 - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for iPad.

1 11 (57.89%) Objective-C
1 11 (57.89%) Android
1 11 (57.89%) iPhone
1 11 (57.89%) Apple iOS
1 11 (57.89%) iOS Development
1 11 (57.89%) Apple Swift
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) Subversion
3 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
3 9 (47.37%) Xamarin
3 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
4 8 (42.11%) Xamarin.iOS
4 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
4 8 (42.11%) Mobile Development
5 7 (36.84%) C#
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) Android Development
7 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (26.32%) WAN
8 4 (21.05%) CCNA
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (21.05%) MCSE
8 4 (21.05%) LAN
8 4 (21.05%) Personalization
9 3 (15.79%) Service Management
9 3 (15.79%) ITSM

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
1 9 (47.37%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
1 11 (57.89%) iOS Developer
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Xamarin Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Field Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Objective-C Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) CMS Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) Xamarin.iOS
4 2 (10.53%) Cocoa
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) iPhone
2 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Android
1 11 (57.89%) Apple iOS
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) iOS Development
2 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
3 8 (42.11%) Mobile Development
4 6 (31.58%) Android Development
5 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
6 4 (21.05%) Personalization
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) ITSM
7 3 (15.79%) Service Management
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (5.26%) Content Management
9 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (5.26%) Data Entry
9 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
9 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.26%) Use Case
9 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Apple Swift
1 11 (57.89%) Objective-C
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian