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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 125 125 92
Rank change year-on-year
0 -33
Contract jobs citing iPad 8 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.29% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.13% 1.02% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £290 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £470 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £285
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -20.00%
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
709 782 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.66% 28.12% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 385 201
Average daily rate £400 £375 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £11.90 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £155.35 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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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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
Reading - 3 £233 - 3
Slough - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
iPad
South East

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) iPhone
2 7 (53.85%) Android
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
4 4 (30.77%) Apple
4 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) Android Development
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Advertising
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Facebook
5 3 (23.08%) Smartphone
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (15.38%) SCCM
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) JSON

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Xcode
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (30.77%) iOS Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Android Developer
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Deskside Support
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) CSS3
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Sencha Touch
3 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
3 2 (15.38%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) iPhone
2 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
3 3 (23.08%) Smartphone
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Android
2 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) B2C
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Apple
2 3 (23.08%) Facebook
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) ATG
3 2 (15.38%) hybris
3 2 (15.38%) Sencha
3 2 (15.38%) Demandware