The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank - 142 109
Contract jobs citing iPad 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.13% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.48% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Average daily rate
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- £163 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £22.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.17 £20.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +18.20%
iPad
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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 East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
829 828 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.63% 27.29% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 479 365
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £176 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 82 96
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +6.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £16.50 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) iPhone
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) SCCM
3 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
4 4 (36.36%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
5 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) CAD
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Mapinfo
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Remedy
5 3 (27.27%) Sophos
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix Certification

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Xcode
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) SAP PI
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) iOS SDK
1 2 (18.18%) CSS3
1 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
1 2 (18.18%) Worklight
1 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) iPhone
2 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) PKI
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
3 4 (36.36%) Android
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) CAD
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
3 2 (18.18%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) Android Development
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) MCP
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Terminal Server
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Google
3 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
3 3 (27.27%) Mapinfo
3 3 (27.27%) Remedy
3 3 (27.27%) Sophos
3 3 (27.27%) Wyse
3 3 (27.27%) Adobe
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Metastorm
4 2 (18.18%) Nintex
4 2 (18.18%) SAP