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 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
UK / Scotland
Rank 94 113 126
Rank change year-on-year +19 +13  
Contract jobs citing iPad 9 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.52% 0.66% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 2.17% 0.29%
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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 562 783 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 32.49% 30.40% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 426 371
Median daily rate £358 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +4.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 22
Median hourly rate £47.23 £40.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.07% +122.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £20.60 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £46.80 £60.80
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +6 6 £316 -2.69%
Angus - 2 - -
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for iPad.

1 13 (86.67%) Apple iOS
2 11 (73.33%) Objective-C
2 11 (73.33%) iOS Development
3 6 (40.00%) Android
3 6 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) AirWatch
4 5 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) iPhone
4 5 (33.33%) REST
5 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (26.67%) Applied Mathematics
5 4 (26.67%) Physics
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 4 (26.67%) Flash
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) ActionScript
5 4 (26.67%) Android Development
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
5 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
5 4 (26.67%) iTunes
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared

iPad
Top Related 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 2 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) iTunes
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) CircleCI
1 2 (13.33%) Gradle
1 2 (13.33%) gulp
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) iOS Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
6 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) Flash
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (6.67%) Core Data
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) iPhone
2 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) iOS Development
2 6 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Android Development
4 4 (26.67%) Applied Mathematics
4 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
4 4 (26.67%) Physics
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Email Filtering
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Objective-C
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 4 (26.67%) ActionScript
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 3 (20.00%) C
6 2 (13.33%) Groovy
6 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Apple
1 2 (13.33%) Dell
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Mitel
1 2 (13.33%) Xerox
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Canon