The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 98 104 115
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11  
Contract jobs citing iPad 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.31% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 431 523 428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 31.60% 27.04% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 354 259
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 29
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.13 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.76% +8.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £21.25 £30.00
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in West Yorkshire

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in West Yorkshire

iPad
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 4 - -
iPad
Yorkshire

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for iPad.

1 13 (56.52%) E-Commerce
1 13 (56.52%) Unit Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Syncsort
2 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
2 12 (52.17%) OMEGAMON
2 12 (52.17%) IBM
2 12 (52.17%) CICS
2 12 (52.17%) CA
2 12 (52.17%) Mainframe
2 12 (52.17%) Splunk
2 12 (52.17%) Functional Testing
2 12 (52.17%) CA Service Virtualization
2 12 (52.17%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (43.48%) DevOps
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) CA Endevor
5 8 (34.78%) DB2
5 8 (34.78%) zOS
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
6 7 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (30.43%) MS Office
6 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
6 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
6 7 (30.43%) Problem Management
6 7 (30.43%) Legal
6 7 (30.43%) ITSM
6 7 (30.43%) iPhone

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 12 (52.17%) CICS
2 7 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Service Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Build Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Deployment Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) z/OS Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Mainframe
2 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
2 7 (30.43%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) zOS
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
3 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) E-Commerce
1 13 (56.52%) Unit Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Functional Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
2 12 (52.17%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (43.48%) DevOps
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) ITSM
4 7 (30.43%) Problem Management
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.35%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCIE
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) CCNP
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) MCTS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) CA Service Virtualization
1 12 (52.17%) OMEGAMON
2 8 (34.78%) CA Endevor
3 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) CA
1 12 (52.17%) IBM
1 12 (52.17%) Splunk
1 12 (52.17%) Syncsort
2 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) F5
2 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
2 1 (4.35%) HP