The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 27 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 85 104
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19  
Contract jobs citing iPad 5 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.45% 1.67% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% 4.79% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 2
Median daily rate £395 £413 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.24% -12.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £373 £215
% change year-on-year +0.67% +73.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.94 £14.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year -0.46% -18.45%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 366 522 457
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 33.21% 34.85% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 348 344
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 12
Median hourly rate £14.09 £13.80 £11.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.12% +16.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.75 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.80 £121.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Leeds

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for iPad.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) XML

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 2 (22.22%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Apple
1 2 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau