The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 33 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.38% - 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% - 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.09 £13.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year +36.52% +1.92%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 76 49 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 29.12% 17.63% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 89
Median daily rate £431 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £495 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.88 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.50% -6.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £10.58 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £15.18 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Southampton

iPad
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec