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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 366 346 273
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -73
Contract jobs citing iPad 230 249 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.50% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 1.58% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 153 187
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £198 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £25.00 £20.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
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
15631 15776 13855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.86% 31.80% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9722 9921 8501
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £246
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 576 619 608
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £23.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 -22 143 £375 -11.76% 37
South East +5 35 £215 -28.33% 8
North West -15 19 £375 +42.85% 5
East of England +6 9 £104 -56.66% 1
West Midlands -18 7 £215 -14.00%
East Midlands -1 6 £215 +72.00%
South West -5 4 £400 +14.28% 4
Yorkshire -15 4 - - 4
North East - 4 £150 - 1
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 238 (54.84%) iPhone
2 182 (41.94%) Apple iOS
3 154 (35.48%) iOS Development
4 139 (32.03%) Windows
5 136 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (23.04%) Objective-C
7 88 (20.28%) Xcode
8 87 (20.05%) Apple
9 80 (18.43%) Blackberry
10 79 (18.20%) E-Commerce
11 78 (17.97%) Windows 7
12 76 (17.51%) HTML
13 73 (16.82%) Scrum
14 72 (16.59%) Microsoft
15 71 (16.36%) Android
16 62 (14.29%) Web Services
17 61 (14.06%) Active Directory
18 58 (13.36%) Finance
18 58 (13.36%) Mobile App
19 55 (12.67%) Retail
20 53 (12.21%) Java
20 53 (12.21%) JavaScript
21 52 (11.98%) CSS
21 52 (11.98%) MS Office
21 52 (11.98%) HTML5
22 51 (11.75%) TDD
23 49 (11.29%) RESTful
24 42 (9.68%) OO
25 41 (9.45%) Cocoa
26 40 (9.22%) XML

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 26 (5.99%) CMS
1 26 (5.99%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.46%) IIS
2 15 (3.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (3.23%) JBoss
3 14 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.38%) Confluence
8 5 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.15%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.15%) Lync
8 5 (1.15%) Node.js
8 5 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.69%) Apache
10 3 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 52 (11.98%) MS Office
2 30 (6.91%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.92%) InDesign
4 4 (0.92%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.84%) Tridion
2 5 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.92%) Eikon
4 3 (0.69%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.84%) Office 365
3 2 (0.46%) SaaS
3 2 (0.46%) GitHub
4 1 (0.23%) Yammer
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.53%) TCP/IP
1 24 (5.53%) DNS
2 23 (5.30%) HTTP
3 18 (4.15%) VPN
4 13 (3.00%) Firewall
5 9 (2.07%) Internet
6 8 (1.84%) Wireless
6 8 (1.84%) DHCP
6 8 (1.84%) Ethernet
7 7 (1.61%) LAN
8 6 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (1.38%) VoIP
8 6 (1.38%) SAN
9 5 (1.15%) Intranet
10 4 (0.92%) LDAP
10 4 (0.92%) GSM
10 4 (0.92%) Broadband
11 3 (0.69%) WebEx
11 3 (0.69%) CDMA
11 3 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.61%) MySQL
3 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.69%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.46%) QlikView
5 2 (0.46%) MS Access
6 1 (0.23%) EDMS
6 1 (0.23%) Big Data
6 1 (0.23%) SQLite
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 88 (20.28%) Xcode
2 36 (8.29%) Subversion
3 23 (5.30%) Git (software)
3 23 (5.30%) JIRA
4 14 (3.23%) Maven
4 14 (3.23%) Ant
5 7 (1.61%) NUnit
6 5 (1.15%) ERwin
6 5 (1.15%) PowerDesigner
6 5 (1.15%) Toad
6 5 (1.15%) JUnit
6 5 (1.15%) Calabash
7 4 (0.92%) Selenium
7 4 (0.92%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.92%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.69%) eggPlant
8 3 (0.69%) CocoaPods
8 3 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 58 (13.36%) Finance
2 55 (12.67%) Retail
3 40 (9.22%) Banking
4 16 (3.69%) Games
5 15 (3.46%) Publishing
6 12 (2.76%) Spanish Language
7 11 (2.53%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.07%) Back Office
9 6 (1.38%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.15%) Marketing
11 4 (0.92%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.69%) Advertising
12 3 (0.69%) Law
12 3 (0.69%) Legal
12 3 (0.69%) Electronics
13 2 (0.46%) Avionics
13 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.46%) Automotive
14 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 202 (46.54%) Developer
2 140 (32.26%) iOS Developer
3 68 (15.67%) Analyst
4 35 (8.06%) Desktop Support
5 34 (7.83%) Support Engineer
6 26 (5.99%) Desktop Engineer
7 24 (5.53%) Support Analyst
8 22 (5.07%) Mobile Developer
8 22 (5.07%) Senior Developer
8 22 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support
9 21 (4.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 20 (4.61%) Architect
11 17 (3.92%) Business Analyst
12 16 (3.69%) Senior iOS Developer
13 13 (3.00%) Service Desk Analyst
13 13 (3.00%) Service Analyst
14 12 (2.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 11 (2.53%) Project Manager
16 9 (2.07%) Hybris Developer
16 9 (2.07%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (17.51%) HTML
2 62 (14.29%) Web Services
3 52 (11.98%) CSS
3 52 (11.98%) HTML5
4 49 (11.29%) RESTful
5 41 (9.45%) Cocoa
6 40 (9.22%) XML
7 34 (7.83%) SOAP
8 32 (7.37%) iOS SDK
9 29 (6.68%) JSON
10 28 (6.45%) .NET
11 26 (5.99%) Cocoa Touch
12 25 (5.76%) CSS3
13 24 (5.53%) J2EE
14 23 (5.30%) REST
15 21 (4.84%) jQuery
16 19 (4.38%) XSD
17 16 (3.69%) AngularJS
17 16 (3.69%) Ajax
18 14 (3.23%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 238 (54.84%) iPhone
2 80 (18.43%) Blackberry
3 58 (13.36%) Mobile App
4 36 (8.29%) User Experience
5 24 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (4.38%) Social Media
7 14 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.76%) Smartphone
8 12 (2.76%) Streaming Video
9 10 (2.30%) Animation
10 8 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.38%) Open Source
12 6 (1.38%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.38%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.38%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.92%) PKI
14 4 (0.92%) NHS
15 3 (0.69%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 182 (41.94%) Apple iOS
2 139 (32.03%) Windows
3 78 (17.97%) Windows 7
4 71 (16.36%) Android
5 38 (8.76%) Windows XP
6 25 (5.76%) Mac OS X
7 23 (5.30%) Linux
7 23 (5.30%) Windows 8
8 13 (3.00%) UNIX
8 13 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.84%) Windows Phone
11 6 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.15%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.23%) webOS
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (35.48%) iOS Development
2 136 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (18.20%) E-Commerce
4 73 (16.82%) Scrum
5 51 (11.75%) TDD
6 42 (9.68%) OO
7 39 (8.99%) ITIL
8 38 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (8.06%) MVC
10 31 (7.14%) Mobile Development
11 30 (6.91%) Content Management
11 30 (6.91%) Project Management
12 20 (4.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (4.38%) Unit Testing
13 19 (4.38%) Waterfall
14 17 (3.92%) B2C
14 17 (3.92%) BDD
15 15 (3.46%) CRM
15 15 (3.46%) Android Development
16 14 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 100 (23.04%) Objective-C
2 53 (12.21%) Java
2 53 (12.21%) JavaScript
3 20 (4.61%) C#
4 16 (3.69%) SQL
5 14 (3.23%) Groovy
6 9 (2.07%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.84%) Ruby
7 8 (1.84%) Apple Swift
8 7 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.38%) PHP
10 5 (1.15%) VBA
11 4 (0.92%) C
12 3 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.69%) VBScript
12 3 (0.69%) VB
13 2 (0.46%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.46%) Python
14 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (7.83%) Degree
2 9 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.84%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.92%) MCSE
5 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.69%) CCNA
5 3 (0.69%) MCP
5 3 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) PhD
7 1 (0.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.61%) SLA
2 5 (1.15%) QA
3 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.53%) XenApp
3 7 (1.61%) XenDesktop
4 6 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.15%) Firmware
6 4 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.69%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.46%) XenServer
9 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (5.07%) SCCM
2 9 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.07%) Puppet
3 7 (1.61%) AirWatch
4 6 (1.38%) SCOM
4 6 (1.38%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.69%) Casper Suite
5 3 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 87 (20.05%) Apple
2 72 (16.59%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.22%) Citrix
3 27 (6.22%) ATG
4 25 (5.76%) Adobe
5 23 (5.30%) Oracle
6 21 (4.84%) hybris
7 20 (4.61%) HP
8 19 (4.38%) Endeca
9 17 (3.92%) Cisco
10 16 (3.69%) VMware
11 15 (3.46%) Bloomberg
11 15 (3.46%) Sitecore
12 14 (3.23%) Perforce
12 14 (3.23%) SAP
12 14 (3.23%) Reuters
13 13 (3.00%) Remedy
14 9 (2.07%) Google
14 9 (2.07%) Barracuda Networks
15 6 (1.38%) Sybase
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