The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 105 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Contract jobs citing iPad 21 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.93% 1.68% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £200 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.92 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.20% +16.68%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
534 535 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.26% 21.87% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 219 249
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £510 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 27
Average hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -33.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £9.39 £14.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.05 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
iPad
South East

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 25 July 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
Reading - 4 £375 - 1
Newbury - 2 - - 1
Slough +4 1 - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
iPad
South East

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
3 10 (35.71%) CSS
3 10 (35.71%) HTML5
4 9 (32.14%) Degree
4 9 (32.14%) jQuery
4 9 (32.14%) CSS3
5 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 8 (28.57%) Web Design
5 8 (28.57%) Photoshop
5 8 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (25.00%) Apple
6 7 (25.00%) Windows
7 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) iPhone
8 5 (17.86%) Android
8 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
9 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 4 (14.29%) Retail
9 4 (14.29%) Citrix
9 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
9 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 4 (14.29%) LDAP
10 3 (10.71%) WAN
10 3 (10.71%) LAN
10 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LDAP
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) VoIP
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) IPv4
3 2 (7.14%) IPv6
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Front-End Web Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) iOS Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
1 10 (35.71%) HTML5
2 9 (32.14%) CSS3
2 9 (32.14%) jQuery
3 6 (21.43%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (3.57%) JSTL
5 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
5 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) SAML
5 1 (3.57%) OLE
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) JSP
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) iPhone
3 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.14%) PKI
4 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Video on Demand
5 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Android
2 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (28.57%) Web Design
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.71%) Time Management
4 3 (10.71%) iOS Development
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) B2B
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) SEO
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Apple
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (3.57%) ATG
5 1 (3.57%) FatWire
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Polycom
5 1 (3.57%) hybris
5 1 (3.57%) Demandware
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
5 1 (3.57%) Lotus