Period
to 26 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 132 168
Rank change year-on-year -15 +36 +10
Contract jobs citing iPad 46 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.88% 0.79% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.89% 2.50% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 9
Scotland median daily rate - £375 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.89% -10.00%
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.26 £13.50
% change year-on-year +2.41% +35.26% -19.83%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,593 1,159 1,864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 30.45% 31.72% 33.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 633 982
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.53% - +6.15%
10th Percentile £220 £188 £220
90th Percentile £531 £500 £513
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 52
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £31.85 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.05% -19.37% +97.50%
10th Percentile £10.63 £11.32 £13.60
90th Percentile £55.63 £52.17 £48.63
UK median hourly rate £22.42 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.37% -2.38% +16.80%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for iPad in Scotland

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Scotland

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in Scotland

iPad
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. 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
Edinburgh +12 40 - - 2
Fife - 2 - -
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Moray - 1 - -
iPad
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing iPad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for iPad.

1 35 (76.09%) E-Commerce
2 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (58.70%) Node.js
4 24 (52.17%) DevOps
5 21 (45.65%) Scrum
6 17 (36.96%) Python
6 17 (36.96%) Java
6 17 (36.96%) Bash Shell
6 17 (36.96%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (36.96%) Ruby
6 17 (36.96%) Groovy
6 17 (36.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 17 (36.96%) Kubernetes
7 16 (34.78%) Sonatype Nexus
8 15 (32.61%) React
9 14 (30.43%) Docker
10 12 (26.09%) Mesos
10 12 (26.09%) SonarQube
10 12 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (26.09%) GitLab
10 12 (26.09%) Consul
10 12 (26.09%) npm
10 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
10 12 (26.09%) Maven
10 12 (26.09%) JIRA
10 12 (26.09%) Heroku
10 12 (26.09%) BDD
10 12 (26.09%) Gerrit
10 12 (26.09%) GitHub
10 12 (26.09%) Ant

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 17 (36.96%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (15.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.96%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.09%) GitHub
2 12 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (26.09%) Heroku
2 12 (26.09%) npm
3 9 (19.57%) Bluemix
3 9 (19.57%) IBM Cloud
4 5 (10.87%) PaaS
5 3 (6.52%) G Suite
5 3 (6.52%) Google Drive
6 2 (4.35%) iTunes
6 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (6.52%) VPN
1 3 (6.52%) Wireless
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (13.04%) Big Data
2 6 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 12 (26.09%) Ant
2 12 (26.09%) Gerrit
2 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.09%) GitLab
2 12 (26.09%) JIRA
2 12 (26.09%) Maven
2 12 (26.09%) SonarQube
3 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.17%) git-flow
4 1 (2.17%) Phabricator
4 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Games
3 3 (6.52%) Law
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) DevOps Engineer
1 17 (36.96%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Senior DevOps
2 12 (26.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Java Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Java Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Agile Coach
4 4 (8.70%) Scrum Master
4 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Big Data Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Big Data Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Deskside Support
5 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.52%) Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) Node.js
2 15 (32.61%) React
3 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
3 10 (21.74%) Middleware
3 10 (21.74%) Redux
3 10 (21.74%) REST
3 10 (21.74%) SOAP
3 10 (21.74%) Spring
3 10 (21.74%) Spring Boot
4 6 (13.04%) Kafka
5 5 (10.87%) RESTful
5 5 (10.87%) Web Services
6 2 (4.35%) OpenGL
6 2 (4.35%) WebGL
7 1 (2.17%) Flash
7 1 (2.17%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) iPhone
2 5 (10.87%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
4 3 (6.52%) Xbox
5 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.17%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Android
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) E-Commerce
2 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) DevOps
4 21 (45.65%) Scrum
5 12 (26.09%) BDD
5 12 (26.09%) TDD
6 10 (21.74%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 10 (21.74%) Microservices
6 10 (21.74%) SOA
6 10 (21.74%) Software Architecture
6 10 (21.74%) SOLID
6 10 (21.74%) Web Development
7 8 (17.39%) Coaching
7 8 (17.39%) Kanban
8 7 (15.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 6 (13.04%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.04%) The Twelve-Factor App
10 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Bash Shell
1 17 (36.96%) Groovy
1 17 (36.96%) Java
1 17 (36.96%) Python
1 17 (36.96%) Ruby
2 7 (15.22%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) C++
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) ActionScript
4 2 (4.35%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
4 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) CCNA
1 3 (6.52%) CCNP
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) GCP
2 3 (6.52%) QA
3 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Docker
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) Kubernetes
2 12 (26.09%) Consul
2 12 (26.09%) Mesos
3 5 (10.87%) Ansible
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) IBM
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle
3 8 (17.39%) Atlassian
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.87%) Apple
6 3 (6.52%) CA
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco
6 3 (6.52%) Google
6 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.17%) Charles River
8 1 (2.17%) SAP
8 1 (2.17%) Workday