The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 175 164 164
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing iPad 26 60 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.84% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 2.23% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 35 54
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£338 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £245 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £525 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.00 £18.09
% change year-on-year
+12.26% -17.08%
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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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2007 2691 2979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.60% 37.63% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1445 1991 2186
Average daily rate £460 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 55 66
Average hourly rate £17.68 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.32% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £38.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 40 (54.79%) iPhone
2 33 (45.21%) Apple iOS
3 32 (43.84%) iOS Development
4 22 (30.14%) Finance
5 21 (28.77%) Objective-C
6 17 (23.29%) Windows
6 17 (23.29%) ISO 9001
7 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
7 14 (19.18%) SQL
7 14 (19.18%) Apple
7 14 (19.18%) Xcode
8 13 (17.81%) Blackberry
8 13 (17.81%) MS Office
9 12 (16.44%) Web Services
9 12 (16.44%) Asset Management
10 11 (15.07%) Windows 7
10 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (13.70%) Banking
11 10 (13.70%) Charles River
11 10 (13.70%) HTML
11 10 (13.70%) Active Directory
11 10 (13.70%) Android
11 10 (13.70%) Mobile App
12 9 (12.33%) Fund Management
12 9 (12.33%) CSS
13 8 (10.96%) Cocoa
13 8 (10.96%) Front Office
13 8 (10.96%) ITIL
13 8 (10.96%) OO
13 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.74%) SAS
4 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Office
2 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) VPN
2 3 (4.11%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.74%) Broadband
3 2 (2.74%) LAN
3 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.74%) Wireless
4 1 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) 3G
4 1 (1.37%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
4 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.37%) VoIP
4 1 (1.37%) DHCP
4 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Xcode
2 2 (2.74%) Subversion
2 2 (2.74%) Selenium
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Banking
3 8 (10.96%) Front Office
4 6 (8.22%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 4 (5.48%) Retail
6 3 (4.11%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.37%) Advertising
7 1 (1.37%) Publishing
7 1 (1.37%) Games
7 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (49.32%) Developer
2 30 (41.10%) iOS Developer
3 20 (27.40%) Analyst
4 9 (12.33%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Senior iOS Developer
9 2 (2.74%) SAS Insight Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Insight Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.74%) Administrator
9 2 (2.74%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) Web Services
2 10 (13.70%) HTML
3 9 (12.33%) CSS
4 8 (10.96%) Cocoa
5 7 (9.59%) HTML5
6 6 (8.22%) iOS SDK
6 6 (8.22%) XML
7 5 (6.85%) JSON
8 4 (5.48%) jQuery
8 4 (5.48%) CSS3
9 3 (4.11%) .NET
10 2 (2.74%) Ajax
10 2 (2.74%) RESTful
10 2 (2.74%) Cocoa Touch
11 1 (1.37%) X-Windows
11 1 (1.37%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.37%) SOAP
11 1 (1.37%) Flash
11 1 (1.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (54.79%) iPhone
2 13 (17.81%) Blackberry
3 10 (13.70%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.22%) Fixed Income
5 4 (5.48%) User Experience
6 2 (2.74%) Derivative
6 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.37%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) EMC Centera
7 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.37%) Kindle
7 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.21%) Apple iOS
2 17 (23.29%) Windows
3 11 (15.07%) Windows 7
4 10 (13.70%) Android
5 5 (6.85%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.11%) UNIX
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.74%) Solaris
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.37%) Linux
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) iOS Development
2 12 (16.44%) Asset Management
3 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.33%) Fund Management
5 8 (10.96%) ITIL
5 8 (10.96%) OO
5 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.22%) OOD
7 5 (6.85%) MVC
8 4 (5.48%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.48%) TDD
9 3 (4.11%) Memory Management
9 3 (4.11%) Customer Insight
9 3 (4.11%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (4.11%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.74%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.74%) Direct Marketing
10 2 (2.74%) Data Management
10 2 (2.74%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) Objective-C
2 14 (19.18%) SQL
3 6 (8.22%) C++
4 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.11%) C#
6 2 (2.74%) Java
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.74%) VB
6 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.11%) MCSE
2 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.74%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.74%) MCSA
4 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.37%) MCP
4 1 (1.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
1 14 (19.18%) Apple
2 10 (13.70%) Charles River
3 6 (8.22%) MobileIron
4 5 (6.85%) Citrix
5 3 (4.11%) Sybase
5 3 (4.11%) HP
5 3 (4.11%) Google
6 2 (2.74%) Intershop
6 2 (2.74%) Demandware
6 2 (2.74%) Facebook
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco
6 2 (2.74%) Symantec
6 2 (2.74%) Remedy
6 2 (2.74%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) Sophos
7 1 (1.37%) Sage
7 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle
7 1 (1.37%) NetApp
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