Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Apple iPad
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 204 168
Rank change year-on-year +36 -36 -36
Contract jobs citing iPad 10 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.46% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +61.11% -50.00%
10th Percentile £126 £325 £213
90th Percentile £488 £397 £238
England median daily rate £415 £355 £388
% change year-on-year +16.90% -8.39% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £30.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% +0.01% +15.53%

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 1356 1726 1370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.00% 27.91% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 1052 811
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £213
90th Percentile £525 £541 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 84 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.69% -13.67%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £42.63 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +3 3 £475 +26.67%
Staffordshire +12 1 £450 +28.57%
Warwickshire - 1 £425 - 1
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for iPad.

1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) iPhone
2 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (30.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Zend
3 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) ATG
3 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) B2C
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server

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 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) iPhone Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) REST
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) JDBC
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) Sensu
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iPhone
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (20.00%) B2C
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (20.00%) Web Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Salt
1 2 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) ATG
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau