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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 156 118 141
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +23
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.83% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.00 £18.09
% change year-on-year
+12.26% -17.08%
iPad
England

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
903 721 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.09% 30.50% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 359 361
Average daily rate £334 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 79 105
Average hourly rate £24.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.13 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £48.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%

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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 1 £350 -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Norfolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) iPhone
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Publishing
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe AIR
5 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
5 1 (16.67%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe AIR
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) iPhone
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) B2B
1 1 (16.67%) B2C
1 1 (16.67%) ITSM
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
1 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Apple