The 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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank - 71 58
Contract jobs citing iPad 0 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.51% 1.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.43% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Average daily rate
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- £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
311 206 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.28% 21.02% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 92 118
Average daily rate £350 £301 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 16
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
1 10 (83.33%) QlikView
2 9 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (75.00%) CRM
3 8 (66.67%) Cognos
3 8 (66.67%) Data Management
4 7 (58.33%) Data Integration
4 7 (58.33%) Publishing
4 7 (58.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) SAP
6 3 (25.00%) ERP
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Analytics
6 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
8 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
8 1 (8.33%) Finance
8 1 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
8 1 (8.33%) VoIP
8 1 (8.33%) SLA
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) QlikView
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 9 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (58.33%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) CRM
2 8 (66.67%) Data Management
3 7 (58.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (66.67%) Cognos
3 4 (33.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam