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 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
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 46 52 66
Rank change year-on-year +6 +14  
Contract jobs citing iPad 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.17% 0.70% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% 2.52% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £316 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.69% -3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £305 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £345 £368
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 £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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 180 159 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 35.09% 27.94% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 98 99
Median daily rate £355 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £176 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Median hourly rate - - £22.85
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 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for iPad.

1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) AirWatch
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Core Data
5 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
5 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) iPhone

iPad
Top Related 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:

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
2 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (16.67%) Core Data
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) AirWatch