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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 380 323 236
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -87
Contract jobs citing iPad 206 254 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.54% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.71% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 172 236
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 10 11
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.90 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.52 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.58 £15.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.93% -17.02%
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
15290 14865 13381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.84% 31.74% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10003 9386 8026
Average daily rate £425 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 625 763
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.27 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +6.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
London -16 139 £384 -4.06% 13
South East -38 33 £338 -3.57% 11
North West -10 9 £225 -28.00% 7
West Midlands -3 6 £150 -27.71%
East of England -6 5 £525 +50.00% 3
East Midlands +8 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -18 3 - - 5
South West -34 3 £213 -53.55%
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 273 (50.93%) iPhone
2 221 (41.23%) Apple iOS
3 186 (34.70%) iOS Development
4 183 (34.14%) Agile Software Development
5 140 (26.12%) Windows
6 139 (25.93%) E-Commerce
7 128 (23.88%) Objective-C
8 107 (19.96%) Microsoft
9 93 (17.35%) HTML
9 93 (17.35%) Android
10 91 (16.98%) Web Services
11 87 (16.23%) Blackberry
12 85 (15.86%) Retail
13 84 (15.67%) Xcode
13 84 (15.67%) Scrum
14 80 (14.93%) MS Office
15 77 (14.37%) Windows 7
16 72 (13.43%) Active Directory
17 70 (13.06%) Apple
18 68 (12.69%) JavaScript
19 67 (12.50%) Java
19 67 (12.50%) TDD
20 66 (12.31%) XML
21 63 (11.75%) RESTful
22 61 (11.38%) Subversion
23 60 (11.19%) SOAP
23 60 (11.19%) User Experience
24 57 (10.63%) Finance
25 56 (10.45%) Endeca
25 56 (10.45%) Continuous Integration

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 45 (8.40%) MS Exchange
2 35 (6.53%) WebLogic
2 35 (6.53%) JBoss
3 25 (4.66%) SharePoint
4 22 (4.10%) CMS
5 16 (2.99%) Apache Solr
5 16 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (1.87%) IIS
7 10 (1.87%) Lync
8 9 (1.68%) Confluence
8 9 (1.68%) IBM Notes
8 9 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (1.68%) Apache
8 9 (1.68%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.49%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 80 (14.93%) MS Office
2 36 (6.72%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.61%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.37%) MS Project
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.19%) InDesign
7 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.43%) Fredhopper
3 5 (0.93%) Tridion
4 4 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.37%) Magento
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.19%) Eikon
6 1 (0.19%) assyst
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.12%) Office 365
3 3 (0.56%) SaaS
4 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.89%) VPN
2 38 (7.09%) TCP/IP
3 18 (3.36%) HTTP
4 17 (3.17%) Internet
5 16 (2.99%) DNS
6 13 (2.43%) Wireless
7 12 (2.24%) LAN
8 10 (1.87%) Firewall
9 9 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (1.49%) VoIP
10 8 (1.49%) WAN
10 8 (1.49%) LDAP
10 8 (1.49%) DHCP
10 8 (1.49%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.75%) IPv4
11 4 (0.75%) IPv6
11 4 (0.75%) SAN
11 4 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (0.56%) Softphone
13 2 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (1.49%) MySQL
4 5 (0.93%) SQLite
4 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.75%) QlikView
6 3 (0.56%) Big Data
7 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.19%) Redis
8 1 (0.19%) CloverETL
8 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 84 (15.67%) Xcode
2 61 (11.38%) Subversion
3 29 (5.41%) Maven
3 29 (5.41%) Ant
4 26 (4.85%) Git (software)
5 23 (4.29%) JIRA
6 11 (2.05%) Calabash
7 9 (1.68%) Selenium
7 9 (1.68%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.49%) JUnit
9 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.37%) Hudson
12 2 (0.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.37%) Robotium
12 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.37%) RSpec
12 2 (0.37%) Appium
13 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
General
1 85 (15.86%) Retail
2 57 (10.63%) Finance
3 24 (4.48%) Banking
4 13 (2.43%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.24%) Marketing
6 9 (1.68%) Publishing
7 7 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.12%) Games
9 5 (0.93%) Advertising
9 5 (0.93%) Back Office
9 5 (0.93%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.75%) Local Government
11 3 (0.56%) French Language
12 2 (0.37%) Avionics
12 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.37%) Front Office
12 2 (0.37%) Automotive
12 2 (0.37%) Law
12 2 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 264 (49.25%) Developer
2 170 (31.72%) iOS Developer
3 87 (16.23%) Analyst
4 34 (6.34%) Consultant
5 33 (6.16%) Desktop Support
6 29 (5.41%) Architect
7 26 (4.85%) Mobile Developer
8 25 (4.66%) Support Engineer
9 23 (4.29%) Service Analyst
10 22 (4.10%) Support Analyst
10 22 (4.10%) Service Desk Analyst
11 21 (3.92%) Senior Developer
12 20 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (3.17%) Business Analyst
14 16 (2.99%) Senior iOS Developer
15 14 (2.61%) Agile Business Analyst
16 13 (2.43%) Desktop Engineer
17 12 (2.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 12 (2.24%) Deskside Support
18 11 (2.05%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (17.35%) HTML
2 91 (16.98%) Web Services
3 66 (12.31%) XML
4 63 (11.75%) RESTful
5 60 (11.19%) SOAP
6 55 (10.26%) CSS
7 50 (9.33%) Cocoa
8 45 (8.40%) HTML5
9 41 (7.65%) J2EE
10 37 (6.90%) XSD
10 37 (6.90%) Cocoa Touch
11 36 (6.72%) CSS3
12 29 (5.41%) XSL
12 29 (5.41%) WSDL
13 26 (4.85%) .NET
14 25 (4.66%) JSON
15 22 (4.10%) Silverlight
15 22 (4.10%) jQuery
16 17 (3.17%) iOS SDK
16 17 (3.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 273 (50.93%) iPhone
2 87 (16.23%) Blackberry
3 60 (11.19%) User Experience
4 55 (10.26%) Mobile App
5 41 (7.65%) Social Media
6 31 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (5.22%) Computer Science
8 17 (3.17%) Client/Server
9 13 (2.43%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.05%) Taxonomies
10 11 (2.05%) Data Structures
10 11 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.49%) Handset
12 7 (1.31%) PDA
13 6 (1.12%) CMDB
13 6 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (1.12%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.93%) PKI
14 5 (0.93%) Video on Demand
15 4 (0.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 221 (41.23%) Apple iOS
2 140 (26.12%) Windows
3 93 (17.35%) Android
4 77 (14.37%) Windows 7
5 41 (7.65%) Linux
6 39 (7.28%) Windows XP
7 32 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (3.73%) Mac OS X
9 19 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.24%) UNIX
11 11 (2.05%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.87%) Windows Vista
13 8 (1.49%) Windows Phone
14 7 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X Server
16 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.37%) Solaris
17 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (34.70%) iOS Development
2 183 (34.14%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 84 (15.67%) Scrum
5 67 (12.50%) TDD
6 56 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
7 54 (10.07%) ITIL
8 44 (8.21%) OO
9 42 (7.84%) Content Management
10 37 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 35 (6.53%) B2C
12 31 (5.78%) ERP
12 31 (5.78%) CRM
13 26 (4.85%) Project Management
14 24 (4.48%) Kanban
15 22 (4.10%) Service Management
16 21 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
16 21 (3.92%) Unit Testing
17 19 (3.54%) BDD
17 19 (3.54%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 128 (23.88%) Objective-C
2 68 (12.69%) JavaScript
3 67 (12.50%) Java
4 29 (5.41%) SQL
4 29 (5.41%) Groovy
5 24 (4.48%) C#
6 11 (2.05%) C++
7 9 (1.68%) Ruby
8 6 (1.12%) C
9 5 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.75%) VB
11 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.56%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.37%) Python
13 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.19%) VBA
13 1 (0.19%) Scala
13 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (6.53%) Degree
2 16 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.49%) MCSE
5 7 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.75%) A+ Certification
7 4 (0.75%) MCDST
7 4 (0.75%) MCSA
8 3 (0.56%) MCP
9 2 (0.37%) ISEB
9 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) PhD
10 1 (0.19%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.19%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.19%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.90%) QA
2 12 (2.24%) SLA
3 8 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 72 (13.43%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.68%) XenApp
4 6 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.93%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.75%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.75%) vSphere
7 3 (0.56%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.37%) XenServer
9 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.19%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (2.43%) SCCM
2 8 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.31%) WSUS
4 5 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.75%) SCOM
5 4 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.56%) Casper Suite
7 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.37%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 107 (19.96%) Microsoft
2 70 (13.06%) Apple
3 56 (10.45%) Endeca
4 45 (8.40%) Oracle
5 40 (7.46%) Citrix
5 40 (7.46%) ATG
6 33 (6.16%) Perforce
7 24 (4.48%) HP
8 19 (3.54%) VMware
8 19 (3.54%) hybris
9 17 (3.17%) Cisco
10 13 (2.43%) Adobe
11 10 (1.87%) Reuters
11 10 (1.87%) Bloomberg
11 10 (1.87%) Symantec
11 10 (1.87%) Remedy
12 9 (1.68%) Lotus
13 8 (1.49%) Avaya
14 7 (1.31%) Dell
14 7 (1.31%) Google
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