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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 401 334 273
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -61
Contract jobs citing iPad 197 257 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.53% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.66% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 165 184
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £199 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £251 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.42% -22.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.13 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.35 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £25.00 £22.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £17.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-2.37% +6.15%
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
15514 15484 14208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.02% 32.15% 33.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9731 9758 8574
Average daily rate £420 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £234 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 598 614 617
Average hourly rate £18.24 £21.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.16% -7.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 -36 128 £400 -5.88% 38
South East -16 21 £215 -11.34% 9
North West -11 16 £313 +4.07% 4
West Midlands -11 7 £215 -9.47% 3
South West +13 6 £463 - 5
Yorkshire -23 6 £470 +44.61% 4
East of England +3 5 £425 +161.53% 3
East Midlands - 5 £215 - 1
North East - 4 £150 -
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 229 (53.63%) iPhone
2 175 (40.98%) Apple iOS
3 143 (33.49%) iOS Development
3 143 (33.49%) Windows
4 129 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (22.95%) Objective-C
6 87 (20.37%) Apple
7 84 (19.67%) Blackberry
8 82 (19.20%) Xcode
9 78 (18.27%) Windows 7
10 73 (17.10%) E-Commerce
10 73 (17.10%) HTML
11 68 (15.93%) Microsoft
11 68 (15.93%) Android
12 65 (15.22%) Active Directory
13 64 (14.99%) Finance
14 63 (14.75%) Scrum
15 61 (14.29%) Web Services
16 58 (13.58%) Mobile App
17 56 (13.11%) Retail
18 50 (11.71%) CSS
18 50 (11.71%) HTML5
19 49 (11.48%) RESTful
20 48 (11.24%) JavaScript
20 48 (11.24%) TDD
21 47 (11.01%) Java
22 46 (10.77%) MS Office
23 43 (10.07%) Banking
23 43 (10.07%) User Experience
24 41 (9.60%) Cocoa

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 27 (6.32%) CMS
2 20 (4.68%) MS Exchange
3 14 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (3.04%) IIS
5 12 (2.81%) JBoss
5 12 (2.81%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.81%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (1.64%) Node.js
7 7 (1.64%) Lync
8 6 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.94%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.94%) Confluence
9 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.70%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 46 (10.77%) MS Office
2 34 (7.96%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.94%) InDesign
4 4 (0.94%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.87%) Tridion
2 4 (0.94%) Eikon
3 3 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.47%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) assyst
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.64%) Office 365
3 3 (0.70%) GitHub
4 2 (0.47%) Yammer
4 2 (0.47%) SaaS
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.23%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.49%) DNS
2 26 (6.09%) TCP/IP
3 25 (5.85%) HTTP
4 18 (4.22%) VPN
5 15 (3.51%) Firewall
6 13 (3.04%) DHCP
7 12 (2.81%) Internet
8 8 (1.87%) Wireless
8 8 (1.87%) LAN
8 8 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (1.64%) VoIP
10 6 (1.41%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.41%) SAN
10 6 (1.41%) Broadband
11 5 (1.17%) Network Security
11 5 (1.17%) LDAP
11 5 (1.17%) Intranet
12 4 (0.94%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.70%) NAS
13 3 (0.70%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.17%) MySQL
3 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (0.94%) SQLite
4 3 (0.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.47%) MS Access
5 2 (0.47%) QlikView
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.23%) Big Data
6 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.23%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 82 (19.20%) Xcode
2 33 (7.73%) Subversion
3 24 (5.62%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.68%) JIRA
5 12 (2.81%) Ant
5 12 (2.81%) Maven
6 7 (1.64%) NUnit
7 5 (1.17%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.17%) ERwin
7 5 (1.17%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (1.17%) Toad
8 4 (0.94%) CocoaPods
8 4 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (0.94%) Selenium
9 3 (0.70%) eggPlant
9 3 (0.70%) JUnit
9 3 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.70%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.47%) RequisitePro
10 2 (0.47%) Rational Rose
General
1 64 (14.99%) Finance
2 56 (13.11%) Retail
3 43 (10.07%) Banking
4 20 (4.68%) Games
5 15 (3.51%) Publishing
6 12 (2.81%) Spanish Language
7 9 (2.11%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.11%) Back Office
8 7 (1.64%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.17%) Marketing
9 5 (1.17%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.70%) Electronics
10 3 (0.70%) Automotive
10 3 (0.70%) Law
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) Legal
11 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.47%) Advertising
11 2 (0.47%) Local Government
12 1 (0.23%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 184 (43.09%) Developer
2 131 (30.68%) iOS Developer
3 69 (16.16%) Analyst
4 35 (8.20%) Support Engineer
5 31 (7.26%) Desktop Support
6 29 (6.79%) Desktop Engineer
7 25 (5.85%) Support Analyst
8 24 (5.62%) Architect
9 22 (5.15%) Senior Developer
9 22 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (4.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 18 (4.22%) Senior iOS Developer
12 16 (3.75%) Business Analyst
12 16 (3.75%) Mobile Developer
13 15 (3.51%) Service Analyst
13 15 (3.51%) Service Desk Analyst
14 11 (2.58%) Web Engineer
14 11 (2.58%) Senior Web Engineer
14 11 (2.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 11 (2.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (17.10%) HTML
2 61 (14.29%) Web Services
3 50 (11.71%) CSS
3 50 (11.71%) HTML5
4 49 (11.48%) RESTful
5 41 (9.60%) Cocoa
6 36 (8.43%) iOS SDK
6 36 (8.43%) XML
7 30 (7.03%) JSON
8 29 (6.79%) Cocoa Touch
8 29 (6.79%) .NET
9 28 (6.56%) SOAP
10 26 (6.09%) REST
11 23 (5.39%) CSS3
12 22 (5.15%) J2EE
13 19 (4.45%) jQuery
13 19 (4.45%) AngularJS
14 15 (3.51%) XSD
15 14 (3.28%) Ajax
16 12 (2.81%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 229 (53.63%) iPhone
2 84 (19.67%) Blackberry
3 58 (13.58%) Mobile App
4 43 (10.07%) User Experience
5 20 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.22%) Smartphone
7 16 (3.75%) Social Media
8 15 (3.51%) Computer Science
9 14 (3.28%) Streaming Video
10 11 (2.58%) Animation
11 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.64%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.64%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.64%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.41%) NHS
13 5 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.94%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 175 (40.98%) Apple iOS
2 143 (33.49%) Windows
3 78 (18.27%) Windows 7
4 68 (15.93%) Android
5 35 (8.20%) Windows XP
6 23 (5.39%) Windows 8
6 23 (5.39%) Linux
7 22 (5.15%) Mac OS X
8 13 (3.04%) UNIX
9 10 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.87%) Windows Phone
12 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.70%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (33.49%) iOS Development
2 129 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (17.10%) E-Commerce
4 63 (14.75%) Scrum
5 48 (11.24%) TDD
6 40 (9.37%) ITIL
7 38 (8.90%) OO
8 37 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (7.96%) MVC
10 28 (6.56%) Content Management
11 27 (6.32%) Mobile Development
12 26 (6.09%) Project Management
13 19 (4.45%) SDLC
13 19 (4.45%) Unit Testing
14 17 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (3.75%) CRM
15 16 (3.75%) DevOps
16 15 (3.51%) Incident Management
17 14 (3.28%) OOD
17 14 (3.28%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 98 (22.95%) Objective-C
2 48 (11.24%) JavaScript
3 47 (11.01%) Java
4 21 (4.92%) C#
5 16 (3.75%) SQL
6 12 (2.81%) Groovy
7 10 (2.34%) Apple Swift
8 8 (1.87%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.64%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.64%) PHP
10 5 (1.17%) VBA
11 4 (0.94%) C
11 4 (0.94%) Ruby
12 3 (0.70%) Python
12 3 (0.70%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.70%) VBScript
12 3 (0.70%) VB
12 3 (0.70%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.47%) C++
14 1 (0.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (8.20%) Degree
2 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.94%) MCSE
5 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.70%) MCP
5 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.70%) CCNA
5 3 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.47%) MCDST
7 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.11%) SLA
2 5 (1.17%) QA
3 4 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.34%) XenApp
3 9 (2.11%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.17%) Firmware
5 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.70%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (5.39%) SCCM
2 11 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.58%) Puppet
3 8 (1.87%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.17%) SCOM
4 5 (1.17%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.23%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 87 (20.37%) Apple
2 68 (15.93%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.09%) Citrix
4 24 (5.62%) ATG
5 23 (5.39%) Oracle
6 21 (4.92%) Adobe
7 19 (4.45%) VMware
8 18 (4.22%) Cisco
8 18 (4.22%) HP
8 18 (4.22%) hybris
9 17 (3.98%) Endeca
9 17 (3.98%) Bloomberg
10 14 (3.28%) SAP
10 14 (3.28%) Sitecore
11 12 (2.81%) Reuters
11 12 (2.81%) Perforce
12 11 (2.58%) Barracuda Networks
13 9 (2.11%) Google
13 9 (2.11%) Remedy
14 7 (1.64%) MobileIron
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