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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 417 429 322
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -107
Contract jobs citing iPad 217 190 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.37% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 1.12% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 112 171
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% -13.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.90 £14.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.35 £107.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.31 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-14.13% -18.47%
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
16755 16905 16033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.59% 32.77% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10935 10824 9828
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 588 664 645
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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 26 July 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
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 26 July 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 -41 97 £393 -7.64% 31
South East +35 34 £350 +27.27% 11
South West +5 23 £393 -4.84% 4
Yorkshire +13 21 £413 -12.23% 4
North West +7 17 £325 +60.49% 16
East of England - 14 £350 - 4
East Midlands +4 6 £333 +54.65% 1
West Midlands -31 4 £425 +97.67% 5
North East -38 2 - - 1
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 217 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (33.33%) iPhone
3 128 (27.18%) TDD
4 122 (25.90%) Apple iOS
5 103 (21.87%) iOS Development
6 99 (21.02%) E-Commerce
7 95 (20.17%) Scrum
8 91 (19.32%) Windows
9 82 (17.41%) RESTful
10 81 (17.20%) JavaScript
10 81 (17.20%) Finance
11 78 (16.56%) Objective-C
12 76 (16.14%) Java
13 72 (15.29%) Web Services
14 69 (14.65%) Apple
15 68 (14.44%) Xcode
15 68 (14.44%) HTML
16 67 (14.23%) Git (software)
17 65 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
18 64 (13.59%) Cocoa
19 63 (13.38%) Microsoft
20 62 (13.16%) User Experience
21 58 (12.31%) Oracle
22 57 (12.10%) OO
22 57 (12.10%) JIRA
23 54 (11.46%) Unit Testing
24 52 (11.04%) Windows 7
25 51 (10.83%) Android
26 49 (10.40%) Blackberry
27 48 (10.19%) CSS

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 24 (5.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (4.67%) CMS
3 21 (4.46%) Tomcat
4 19 (4.03%) MS Exchange
5 13 (2.76%) Apache TomEE
6 11 (2.34%) MQSeries
7 9 (1.91%) Confluence
7 9 (1.91%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.06%) IIS
10 4 (0.85%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.85%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.64%) Apache
11 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.21%) Drupal
12 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 47 (9.98%) MS Office
2 31 (6.58%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.91%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.85%) MS Project
5 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.42%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 44 (9.34%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.64%) Eikon
3 2 (0.42%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.21%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.25%) Office 365
2 13 (2.76%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.70%) GitHub
4 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.64%) Yammer
8 2 (0.42%) iTunes
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.21%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.21%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.58%) HTTP
2 27 (5.73%) TCP/IP
3 24 (5.10%) Firewall
4 19 (4.03%) VPN
5 16 (3.40%) Network Security
6 13 (2.76%) HTTPS
6 13 (2.76%) LDAP
7 11 (2.34%) FTP
7 11 (2.34%) IPsec
7 11 (2.34%) NAS
7 11 (2.34%) tcpdump
7 11 (2.34%) Wireshark
8 8 (1.70%) VoIP
9 6 (1.27%) DNS
9 6 (1.27%) LAN
9 6 (1.27%) WAN
9 6 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.27%) Wireless
10 5 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.76%) MySQL
3 8 (1.70%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.85%) DataStage
7 3 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.64%) OLAP
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.42%) Big Data
8 2 (0.42%) DB2
8 2 (0.42%) FileMaker
8 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.21%) GIS
Development Applications
1 68 (14.44%) Xcode
2 67 (14.23%) Git (software)
3 57 (12.10%) JIRA
4 40 (8.49%) Jenkins
5 27 (5.73%) JUnit
5 27 (5.73%) Maven
6 26 (5.52%) Selenium
7 21 (4.46%) gulp
8 19 (4.03%) Mockito
9 18 (3.82%) Spock
10 12 (2.55%) Subversion
11 7 (1.49%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.49%) Jasmine
11 7 (1.49%) NUnit
12 6 (1.27%) Gradle
12 6 (1.27%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.06%) Gerrit
13 5 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.85%) SoapUI
14 4 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 81 (17.20%) Finance
2 31 (6.58%) Retail
3 19 (4.03%) Legal
4 13 (2.76%) Marketing
5 11 (2.34%) Banking
6 10 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.91%) Games
8 7 (1.49%) Back Office
9 6 (1.27%) Law
9 6 (1.27%) Publishing
9 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.64%) Billing
11 2 (0.42%) French Language
11 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 236 (50.11%) Developer
2 98 (20.81%) iOS Developer
3 78 (16.56%) Analyst
4 58 (12.31%) Senior Developer
5 28 (5.94%) Java Developer
6 27 (5.73%) .NET Developer
6 27 (5.73%) Service Analyst
6 27 (5.73%) Service Desk Analyst
7 23 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 23 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 22 (4.67%) Objective-C Developer
8 22 (4.67%) Support Analyst
9 20 (4.25%) Architect
10 17 (3.61%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 15 (3.18%) Consultant
11 15 (3.18%) Senior iOS Developer
12 14 (2.97%) Senior Java Developer
13 13 (2.76%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (2.55%) Business Analyst
14 12 (2.55%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (17.41%) RESTful
2 72 (15.29%) Web Services
3 68 (14.44%) HTML
4 64 (13.59%) Cocoa
5 48 (10.19%) CSS
6 45 (9.55%) .NET
7 43 (9.13%) J2EE
8 36 (7.64%) XML
9 33 (7.01%) SOAP
10 30 (6.37%) Spring
11 27 (5.73%) JSON
11 27 (5.73%) Node.js
12 26 (5.52%) JSP
13 25 (5.31%) jQuery
14 24 (5.10%) AngularJS
15 23 (4.88%) REST
16 21 (4.46%) ASP.NET
16 21 (4.46%) Cocoa Touch
16 21 (4.46%) React
17 19 (4.03%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 157 (33.33%) iPhone
2 62 (13.16%) User Experience
3 49 (10.40%) Blackberry
4 39 (8.28%) Computer Science
5 32 (6.79%) Social Media
6 27 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (5.52%) Mobile App
8 16 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.40%) Data Structures
8 16 (3.40%) Smartphone
9 14 (2.97%) Algorithms
10 10 (2.12%) Animation
10 10 (2.12%) Cryptography
11 6 (1.27%) Apple TV
11 6 (1.27%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.27%) Life Science
11 6 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
12 5 (1.06%) BYOD
12 5 (1.06%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 122 (25.90%) Apple iOS
2 91 (19.32%) Windows
3 52 (11.04%) Windows 7
4 51 (10.83%) Android
5 28 (5.94%) Linux
6 18 (3.82%) Unix
7 17 (3.61%) Windows XP
8 14 (2.97%) Windows Server
9 12 (2.55%) Mac OS X
9 12 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (2.12%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.70%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.27%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.85%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.42%) AIX
15 2 (0.42%) Debian
15 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.18%) TDD
3 103 (21.87%) iOS Development
4 99 (21.02%) E-Commerce
5 95 (20.17%) Scrum
6 65 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (12.10%) OO
8 54 (11.46%) Unit Testing
9 48 (10.19%) BDD
10 46 (9.77%) Mobile Development
11 45 (9.55%) ITIL
12 35 (7.43%) OOD
13 34 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (6.16%) MVC
14 29 (6.16%) Project Management
15 28 (5.94%) Analytics
16 27 (5.73%) Content Management
17 23 (4.88%) Pair Programming
18 22 (4.67%) Migration
19 21 (4.46%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 81 (17.20%) JavaScript
2 78 (16.56%) Objective-C
3 76 (16.14%) Java
4 46 (9.77%) SQL
5 39 (8.28%) C#
6 31 (6.58%) Apple Swift
7 15 (3.18%) Python
8 13 (2.76%) Shell Script
9 12 (2.55%) Perl
9 12 (2.55%) T-SQL
10 11 (2.34%) PHP
11 9 (1.91%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.27%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.06%) Groovy
14 4 (0.85%) ES6
15 3 (0.64%) Ruby
16 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.42%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.42%) Scala
17 1 (0.21%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 43 (9.13%) Degree
2 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 5 (1.06%) CEH
4 5 (1.06%) CISSP
4 5 (1.06%) GCIA
4 5 (1.06%) GCIH
4 5 (1.06%) MCSE
5 4 (0.85%) MCP
5 4 (0.85%) MCSA
5 4 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.64%) CCNA
6 3 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.42%) ISEB
7 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.21%) ACMT
8 1 (0.21%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.97%) QA
2 6 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.85%) SLA
5 3 (0.64%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (9.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.34%) Samba
3 11 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.64%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.64%) XenApp
5 2 (0.42%) Docker
6 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.21%) UAG
6 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (3.18%) Puppet
2 13 (2.76%) Nagios
3 8 (1.70%) SCCM
4 7 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.85%) Ansible
6 3 (0.64%) RSA Security Analytics
7 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.42%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.42%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.42%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.21%) OpenView
8 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.21%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.21%) SCOM
8 1 (0.21%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 69 (14.65%) Apple
2 63 (13.38%) Microsoft
3 58 (12.31%) Oracle
4 26 (5.52%) VMware
5 22 (4.67%) ATG
6 21 (4.46%) Citrix
7 18 (3.82%) Endeca
8 17 (3.61%) Google
9 15 (3.18%) Adobe
9 15 (3.18%) CheckPoint
10 14 (2.97%) Cisco
10 14 (2.97%) HP
11 13 (2.76%) CyberSource
11 13 (2.76%) F5
12 12 (2.55%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.34%) NetApp
14 10 (2.12%) Guidewire
15 8 (1.70%) IBM
16 6 (1.27%) hybris
16 6 (1.27%) Siebel
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