The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Bristol 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 71 46 72
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +26
Contract jobs citing iPad 5 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 1.72% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.55% 8.80% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Average daily rate - £465 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-22.30% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
141 125 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.23% 19.53% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 78 91
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £498 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 16
Average hourly rate £17.53 £27.11 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.35% -15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £12.14 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.95 £73.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
iPad
South West

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
2 8 (50.00%) iPhone
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) NHS
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (43.75%) SaaS
4 6 (37.50%) ISEB
5 5 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
7 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
7 3 (18.75%) MS Office
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Avaya
7 3 (18.75%) CRM
7 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
7 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) Dell

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (43.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 5 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Test Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) iPad Developer
4 1 (6.25%) iPhone Developer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Deskside Support
4 1 (6.25%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML5
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) UIKit
2 1 (6.25%) Cocoa
2 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
2 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 8 (50.00%) iPhone
1 8 (50.00%) NHS
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
1 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Test Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Testing
3 1 (6.25%) User Stories
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (6.25%) Android Development
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Avaya
2 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 2 (12.50%) Capita
4 1 (6.25%) BMC
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus