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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 120 127 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing iPad 9 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 0.98% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 5
Average daily rate £380 £215 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.74% -28.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £218 £275
% change year-on-year
+65.51% -20.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -9.67%
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
722 817 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.93% 28.95% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 407 385
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.36 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.59% -0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.79 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £28.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 4 £380 +63.44% 1
Slough - 2 - - 1
iPad
South East

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) GCIA
2 4 (44.44%) GCIH
2 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (44.44%) CEH
2 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
2 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) Qualys
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) XSD
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (22.22%) Confluence
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Hybris Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Deskside Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Deskside Support
3 1 (11.11%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XSD
3 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) LESS
3 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) B2C
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) SEO
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CEH
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
1 4 (44.44%) GCIA
1 4 (44.44%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
1 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Qualys
2 2 (22.22%) hybris
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) NetWitness
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm