The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 18 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 Buckinghamshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 77 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iPad 6 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.50% - 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% - 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £290 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
230 123 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.17% 14.75% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 55 107
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £166 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 23
Average hourly rate £15.35 £13.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.50 £10.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
iPad
South East

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

iPad
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 5 £270 - 1
Marlow - 1 £400 - 1
iPad
South East

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 18 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (65.00%) iOS Development
2 13 (65.00%) Objective-C
3 12 (60.00%) iPhone
4 9 (45.00%) Xcode
4 9 (45.00%) Android
5 7 (35.00%) iOS SDK
5 7 (35.00%) Cocoa
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) Android SDK
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) Apple
7 4 (20.00%) Xamarin
8 3 (15.00%) Android Development
8 3 (15.00%) C#
8 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.00%) Xamarin.iOS
10 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
10 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
10 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (5.00%) Lotus
10 1 (5.00%) Blackberry

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) iOS Developer
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Programmer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) iPhone Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience Designer
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) iOS SDK
1 7 (35.00%) Cocoa
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
2 6 (30.00%) Android SDK
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (45.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (15.00%) Android Development
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Objective-C
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Apple
2 4 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus