Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 6 months to 17 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 176 206
Rank change year-on-year -21 +30 -36
Contract jobs citing iPad 12 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.73% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
West Midlands median daily rate £150 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -64.71% +17.24% +61.11%
10th Percentile £135 £126 £325
90th Percentile £154 £488 £397
England median daily rate £325 £405 £355
% change year-on-year -19.75% +14.08% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year -6.42% +6.86% -

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,479 1,379 1,802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.94% 28.66% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 884 1,090
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.94% +7.64%
10th Percentile £233 £213 £213
90th Percentile £550 £517 £541
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 80 85
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.43% +9.38% -8.57%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.30 £10.85
90th Percentile £28.25 £34.50 £32.13
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing iPad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for iPad in the West Midlands

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in the West Midlands

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in the West Midlands

iPad
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Coventry - 6 £150 - 1
Warwickshire +16 4 - - 1
Solihull - 2 - -
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for iPad.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Advertising
5 3 (25.00%) iPhone
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) Software Packaging
6 2 (16.67%) SCCM
6 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) Server Building
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (16.67%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) CSS

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (8.33%) React Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior React Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Software Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (8.33%) React
2 1 (8.33%) React Native
2 1 (8.33%) Redux
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (16.67%) Server Building
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (8.33%) Python
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) ATG
4 1 (8.33%) Demandware
4 1 (8.33%) hybris
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Xamarin