Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 174 153 153
Rank change year-on-year -21 0 +13
Contract jobs citing iPad 12 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.25% 0.46% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 1.58% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Scotland median daily rate £225 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £149 £340 £311
90th Percentile £438 £500 £538
UK median daily rate £238 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -36.67% +15.38% -10.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Scotland median hourly rate - £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
UK median hourly rate £17.25 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.75% +1.08% +5.71%

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 1,355 1,395 1,293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.59% 29.28% 34.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 767 731
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £213 £203 £213
90th Percentile £538 £525 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 46
Scotland median hourly rate £21.56 £20.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -1.23% +6.58%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.05
90th Percentile £45.76 £43.25 £51.00
UK median hourly rate £20.69 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.17% +3.28% -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 January 2019. 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 +7 8 £307 -38.70%
Aberdeen - 2 £188 -
Dundee -1 1 - -
Glasgow -22 1 - -
iPad
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) iPhone
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) Charles River
4 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (41.67%) thinkFolio
4 5 (41.67%) ServiceNow
5 4 (33.33%) Apple Swift
5 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Core Data
7 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (16.67%) SCCM
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) Apple
8 1 (8.33%) Law
8 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (8.33%) Change Management

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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) fastlane
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Core Data
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) iPhone
2 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Apple Swift
1 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Java
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Charles River
2 5 (41.67%) ServiceNow
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) VMware