The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 65 73
Rank change year-on-year +15 +8  
Contract jobs citing iPad 14 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.11% 0.85% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.33% 2.56% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Median daily rate £378 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.80% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £215
% change year-on-year -8.00% +74.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 221 234 281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 33.33% 33.24% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 128 126
Median daily rate £375 £355 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £247 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 14
Median hourly rate - - £26.83
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Glasgow

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in Glasgow over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPad in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for iPad.

1 20 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 15 (75.00%) iPhone
3 13 (65.00%) Apple Swift
4 12 (60.00%) Core Data
4 12 (60.00%) Cocoa
5 11 (55.00%) UIKit
6 10 (50.00%) Data Protection
7 9 (45.00%) JSON
7 9 (45.00%) MVC
7 9 (45.00%) XML
7 9 (45.00%) OO
7 9 (45.00%) OOD
7 9 (45.00%) Cocoa Touch
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
9 6 (30.00%) REST
10 5 (25.00%) AirWatch
10 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
11 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) Core Animation
11 4 (20.00%) Animation
11 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) C
12 3 (15.00%) Apple
12 3 (15.00%) Xcode
12 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
12 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
13 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (10.00%) Subversion

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.00%) NFC
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Xcode
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Cocoa
1 12 (60.00%) Core Data
2 11 (55.00%) UIKit
3 9 (45.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 9 (45.00%) JSON
3 9 (45.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) REST
5 4 (20.00%) Core Animation
6 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) iPhone
2 4 (20.00%) Animation
3 2 (10.00%) Apple TV
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 10 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 9 (45.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) OOD
4 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) B2C
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 13 (65.00%) Apple Swift
3 4 (20.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Apple