The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 120 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing iPad 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.36% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 1.22% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
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£320 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -25.05%
iPad
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
792 738 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.85% 29.40% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 383 237
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 43
Average hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iPad across the Berkshire region.

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

iPad
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 2 - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
iPad
South East

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing iPad also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iPad.

1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) HTML5
4 8 (30.77%) CSS3
4 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 8 (30.77%) jQuery
4 8 (30.77%) Photoshop
4 8 (30.77%) Web Design
5 7 (26.92%) Android
6 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
7 5 (19.23%) iPhone
7 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
8 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
8 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 4 (15.38%) Back Office
8 4 (15.38%) MS Office
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
8 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) SAN
9 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 3 (11.54%) Web Services
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
9 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing iPad also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iPad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Photoshop
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) IPv4
2 2 (7.69%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Front-End Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Front-End Web Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) iOS Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Deskside Support
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Android Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
1 9 (34.62%) HTML5
2 8 (30.77%) CSS3
2 8 (30.77%) jQuery
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) JSON
4 2 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) SAML
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) OLE
5 1 (3.85%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) WebCenter
5 1 (3.85%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
4 5 (19.23%) iPhone
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
6 2 (7.69%) PKI
7 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Android
2 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (30.77%) Web Design
3 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
3 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.69%) Android Development
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (7.69%) Use Case
5 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 2 (7.69%) B2C
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) hybris
2 2 (7.69%) Demandware
2 2 (7.69%) ATG
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.69%) McAfee
2 2 (7.69%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) FatWire
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook