The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 25 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 57 69
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Contract jobs citing iPad 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.61% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 2.08% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £345 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.45% -  
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 £18.26 £14.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year +30.42% -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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 225 192 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.57% 29.40% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 96 160
Median daily rate £388 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.24 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -54.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £14.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Milton Keynes

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for iPad.

1 6 (66.67%) Games
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Online Games
3 4 (44.44%) Groovy
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Spring Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Bitbucket
3 4 (44.44%) Low Latency
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Camel
3 4 (44.44%) Microservices
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (44.44%) JMS
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Maven
3 4 (44.44%) Java EE
3 4 (44.44%) Grails
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Android Development
4 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (33.33%) iPhone

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Bitbucket
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (66.67%) Games
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 3 (33.33%) UI Designer
4 2 (22.22%) UI Developer
4 2 (22.22%) UI/UX Designer
4 2 (22.22%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (22.22%) UX Designer
4 2 (22.22%) UX Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile UI Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Mobile Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior UI Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Camel
1 4 (44.44%) Grails
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) Java EE
1 4 (44.44%) JMS
1 4 (44.44%) REST
1 4 (44.44%) Spring
1 4 (44.44%) Spring Integration
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Online Games
2 3 (33.33%) iPhone
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Low Latency
1 4 (44.44%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle