Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 6 months to 24 November 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 242 216
Rank change year-on-year +20 -26 -44
Contract jobs citing iPad 18 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.22% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 1.10% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 1
Midlands median daily rate £338 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +55.56% -48.57%
10th Percentile £169 £190 £213
90th Percentile £484 £413 £238
England median daily rate £413 £355 £388
% change year-on-year +16.20% -8.39% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Midlands median hourly rate - £13.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -55.83% +172.73%
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.86% +15.55%

iPad is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2269 2633 2364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 27.51% 26.99% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1463 1614 1357
Midlands median daily rate £381 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.88% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £212
90th Percentile £525 £552 £514
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 114 172
Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -0.29% -2.57%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.20 £44.10 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing iPad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for iPad in the Midlands

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in the Midlands

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPad in the Midlands

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in the Midlands

iPad
Contract Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +23 11 £413 +13.79% 1
East Midlands -14 6 £300 +4.35%
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for iPad.

1 10 (55.56%) iPhone
2 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) REST
2 9 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) JSON
4 7 (38.89%) Apple Swift
5 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (33.33%) RESTful
6 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
7 3 (16.67%) Android
7 3 (16.67%) Open Source
7 3 (16.67%) SOAP
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) B2C
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) JBoss
8 2 (11.11%) Python
8 2 (11.11%) Internet
8 2 (11.11%) ATG
8 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (11.11%) J2EE
8 2 (11.11%) MySQL
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (11.11%) JDBC

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Xcode
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Field Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) iPhone Developer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) REST
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
3 6 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) iOS SDK
6 2 (11.11%) J2EE
6 2 (11.11%) JDBC
6 2 (11.11%) Sensu
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
7 1 (5.56%) Xamarin.iOS
7 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) iPhone
2 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) B2C
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (11.11%) Web Operations
5 1 (5.56%) Android Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 7 (38.89%) Apple Swift
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) Salt
1 2 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) ATG
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) AirMagnet
2 1 (5.56%) Aruba
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin