The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 29 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.

Apple iPad
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 68 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11  
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.19% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.47% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.09 £13.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year +36.52% -1.85%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 184 211 134
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 35.05% 34.42% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 143 87
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +158.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in West Sussex

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for iPad.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) assyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP