The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 465 482 315
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -167
Contract jobs citing iPad 161 170 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.32% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.97% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 94 185
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £158 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 24
Median hourly rate £16.86 £16.90 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +10.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £12.79 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £30.70 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.16 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-25.61% -3.22%
iPad
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16443 17609 17174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.44% 33.41% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10715 11190 10507
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 583 745 747
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.91 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £43.92 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing iPad as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in England

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in England

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in England

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in England

iPad
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

iPad Hourly Rate Histogram in England

iPad
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 82 £425 -5.55% 20
Yorkshire +21 16 £375 +25.00% 4
South East +21 16 £275 +14.58% 11
South West +4 13 £375 +7.14% 2
East of England +17 11 £333 - 7
North West +12 9 £325 -12.16% 28
East Midlands -5 6 £200 - 3
West Midlands -20 3 £350 - 7
North East - 3 - - 1
Midlands -2 2 - - 1
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iPad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for iPad.

1 177 (44.70%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (41.16%) iPhone
3 109 (27.53%) Apple iOS
4 100 (25.25%) TDD
5 97 (24.49%) iOS Development
6 96 (24.24%) Windows
7 81 (20.45%) Objective-C
8 73 (18.43%) Scrum
8 73 (18.43%) RESTful
9 72 (18.18%) Finance
10 70 (17.68%) Cocoa
11 63 (15.91%) JavaScript
12 62 (15.66%) User Experience
13 61 (15.40%) E-Commerce
13 61 (15.40%) Apple
14 60 (15.15%) HTML
14 60 (15.15%) OO
14 60 (15.15%) Windows 7
15 58 (14.65%) Xcode
15 58 (14.65%) Blackberry
16 56 (14.14%) ITIL
16 56 (14.14%) Java
16 56 (14.14%) Microsoft
17 54 (13.64%) MS Office
18 49 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
19 48 (12.12%) Git (software)
19 48 (12.12%) CSS
19 48 (12.12%) Active Directory
20 47 (11.87%) Apple Swift
21 46 (11.62%) Android

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (7.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (3.54%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.28%) CMS
3 13 (3.28%) MQSeries
4 10 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.27%) IBM Notes
6 7 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.52%) Confluence
8 5 (1.26%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.01%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.51%) Apache
11 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.51%) IIS
12 1 (0.25%) CICS
12 1 (0.25%) Drupal
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (13.64%) MS Office
2 26 (6.57%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.77%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.51%) MS Project
6 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (1.77%) Eikon
3 4 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.51%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.25%) Magento
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.25%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.25%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.54%) Office 365
2 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.76%) GitHub
3 3 (0.76%) Yammer
4 2 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.25%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.32%) HTTP
2 21 (5.30%) TCP/IP
3 20 (5.05%) Firewall
4 19 (4.80%) VPN
5 17 (4.29%) Network Security
6 13 (3.28%) HTTPS
6 13 (3.28%) LDAP
7 11 (2.78%) FTP
7 11 (2.78%) IPsec
7 11 (2.78%) NAS
7 11 (2.78%) tcpdump
7 11 (2.78%) Wireshark
8 10 (2.53%) VoIP
9 9 (2.27%) Internet
10 5 (1.26%) WAN
10 5 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.01%) DNS
11 4 (1.01%) LAN
11 4 (1.01%) Skype
12 3 (0.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.52%) MySQL
3 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.01%) Big Data
5 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.76%) OLAP
6 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.51%) DB2
7 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 58 (14.65%) Xcode
2 48 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 40 (10.10%) JIRA
4 28 (7.07%) Jenkins
5 26 (6.57%) Maven
6 19 (4.80%) Selenium
7 16 (4.04%) gulp
7 16 (4.04%) JUnit
8 12 (3.03%) Mockito
8 12 (3.03%) Subversion
9 10 (2.53%) Hudson
9 10 (2.53%) Spock
10 9 (2.27%) Calabash
10 9 (2.27%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.27%) NUnit
11 7 (1.77%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.52%) Gradle
13 5 (1.26%) Gerrit
13 5 (1.26%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 72 (18.18%) Finance
2 39 (9.85%) Retail
3 24 (6.06%) Legal
4 18 (4.55%) Banking
5 10 (2.53%) Games
5 10 (2.53%) Marketing
6 7 (1.77%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.01%) Back Office
8 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.76%) Billing
10 2 (0.51%) French Language
10 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.51%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 184 (46.46%) Developer
2 92 (23.23%) iOS Developer
3 79 (19.95%) Analyst
4 33 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 33 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 29 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 24 (6.06%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 24 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 23 (5.81%) Objective-C Developer
8 21 (5.30%) Senior Developer
9 19 (4.80%) Desktop Support
10 17 (4.29%) .NET Developer
10 17 (4.29%) Architect
10 17 (4.29%) Desktop Engineer
11 16 (4.04%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (3.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 14 (3.54%) Java Developer
14 13 (3.28%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 13 (3.28%) Business Analyst
14 13 (3.28%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (18.43%) RESTful
2 70 (17.68%) Cocoa
3 60 (15.15%) HTML
4 48 (12.12%) CSS
5 42 (10.61%) Web Services
6 34 (8.59%) .NET
6 34 (8.59%) XML
7 31 (7.83%) JSON
8 24 (6.06%) J2EE
8 24 (6.06%) SOAP
9 22 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 22 (5.56%) Core Data
10 21 (5.30%) CSS3
10 21 (5.30%) Node.js
11 20 (5.05%) AngularJS
11 20 (5.05%) HTML5
12 19 (4.80%) REST
13 17 (4.29%) Cocoa Touch
14 16 (4.04%) jQuery
15 15 (3.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 163 (41.16%) iPhone
2 62 (15.66%) User Experience
3 58 (14.65%) Blackberry
4 33 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 23 (5.81%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.28%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.28%) Smartphone
8 12 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (2.78%) Algorithms
9 11 (2.78%) Social Media
10 7 (1.77%) Animation
10 7 (1.77%) Cryptography
11 6 (1.52%) Apple TV
11 6 (1.52%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.52%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.26%) BYOD
13 4 (1.01%) Handset
13 4 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
13 4 (1.01%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 109 (27.53%) Apple iOS
2 96 (24.24%) Windows
3 60 (15.15%) Windows 7
4 46 (11.62%) Android
5 32 (8.08%) Windows XP
6 28 (7.07%) Linux
7 15 (3.79%) Unix
8 13 (3.28%) Windows Server
9 8 (2.02%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.77%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.52%) Windows Phone
11 6 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.26%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.26%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.51%) Debian
15 1 (0.25%) AIX
15 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (44.70%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (25.25%) TDD
3 97 (24.49%) iOS Development
4 73 (18.43%) Scrum
5 61 (15.40%) E-Commerce
6 60 (15.15%) OO
7 56 (14.14%) ITIL
8 49 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (10.61%) BDD
10 40 (10.10%) Mobile Development
10 40 (10.10%) Unit Testing
11 32 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (7.83%) OOD
13 27 (6.82%) ITSM
14 26 (6.57%) MVC
14 26 (6.57%) Pair Programming
15 23 (5.81%) Problem Management
16 20 (5.05%) High Availability
17 19 (4.80%) Automated Testing
18 17 (4.29%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (20.45%) Objective-C
2 63 (15.91%) JavaScript
3 56 (14.14%) Java
4 47 (11.87%) Apple Swift
5 37 (9.34%) SQL
6 33 (8.33%) C#
7 13 (3.28%) Python
8 12 (3.03%) Perl
9 11 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.02%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.77%) PHP
12 5 (1.26%) Groovy
13 4 (1.01%) ES6
13 4 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.01%) Ruby
14 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.51%) Scala
15 1 (0.25%) C-shell
15 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (9.09%) Degree
2 6 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.76%) CEH
4 3 (0.76%) CISSP
4 3 (0.76%) GCIA
4 3 (0.76%) GCIH
4 3 (0.76%) MCP
4 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.51%) MCSE
5 2 (0.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.25%) ISEB
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MCITP
6 1 (0.25%) MCSA
6 1 (0.25%) MCTS
6 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.03%) QA
2 5 (1.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.76%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 48 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.78%) Samba
3 11 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.76%) Docker
5 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.51%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.51%) XenApp
6 1 (0.25%) RACF
6 1 (0.25%) UAG
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (3.28%) Nagios
1 13 (3.28%) Puppet
2 10 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.02%) SCCM
4 4 (1.01%) Ansible
5 3 (0.76%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.51%) SCOM
6 2 (0.51%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.51%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.51%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.25%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.25%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.25%) OpenView
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.25%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.25%) WSUS
7 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 61 (15.40%) Apple
2 56 (14.14%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.32%) Oracle
4 19 (4.80%) VMware
5 15 (3.79%) Citrix
6 14 (3.54%) CheckPoint
7 13 (3.28%) Cisco
8 12 (3.03%) ATG
8 12 (3.03%) F5
8 12 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 11 (2.78%) Adobe
9 11 (2.78%) NetApp
10 10 (2.53%) Bloomberg
10 10 (2.53%) Endeca
10 10 (2.53%) HP
11 9 (2.27%) Guidewire
11 9 (2.27%) Lotus
11 9 (2.27%) Reuters
12 7 (1.77%) IBM
12 7 (1.77%) Sitecore
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