Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 174 166
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +43
Contract jobs citing iPad 10 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.58% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 6
West Midlands median daily rate - £150 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -65.71% +12.90%
England median daily rate £180 £450 £409
% change year-on-year -60.00% +10.09% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.50 -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.47
% change year-on-year +6.95% +1.25% +36.81%

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 1,219 1,453 1,212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.24% 28.70% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 829 736
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +2.63%
10th Percentile £213 £234 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £509
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 94 70
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.10% -3.94% +10.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.00 £10.14
90th Percentile £48.00 £30.69 £37.85
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 19 August 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
Coventry -5 4 - -
Birmingham +10 3 - - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for iPad.

1 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 4 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 4 (40.00%) InVision
2 4 (40.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 4 (40.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
2 4 (40.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 4 (40.00%) Sketch
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (40.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Web Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Tealium
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Confluence
5 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) iPhone
5 1 (10.00%) Retail

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%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (40.00%) InVision
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (40.00%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce Designer
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 4 (40.00%) UX Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics Manager
2 3 (30.00%) UI Designer
2 3 (30.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Product Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience Manager
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Product Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
2 4 (40.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 4 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 4 (40.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 4 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
1 3 (30.00%) Tealium
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft