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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 385 420 342
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -78
Contract jobs citing iPad 240 208 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.48% 1.26% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 99 166
Median daily rate £393 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £215 £253
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -14.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 18
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £11.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.70 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.80 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-19.61% -2.63%
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
16267 16457 15864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.01% 32.35% 32.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10698 10269 9912
Median daily rate £435 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 651 692
Median hourly rate £21.34 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.55% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -12 117 £450 +12.50% 21
South East +14 35 £375 +74.41% 13
South West +13 23 £413 -10.81% 2
Yorkshire +26 22 £413 -12.23% 10
North West 0 16 £325 +4.00% 24
East of England +19 15 £350 -17.64% 12
East Midlands +10 5 £310 +44.18% 4
North East -38 5 £313 +108.33% 1
West Midlands -12 4 £425 +97.67% 9
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 212 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (31.26%) iPhone
3 134 (28.69%) E-Commerce
4 129 (27.62%) TDD
5 113 (24.20%) Finance
5 113 (24.20%) Apple iOS
6 106 (22.70%) Scrum
7 96 (20.56%) JavaScript
8 94 (20.13%) iOS Development
9 91 (19.49%) Windows
10 88 (18.84%) RESTful
11 87 (18.63%) Java
12 79 (16.92%) Web Services
13 77 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
14 76 (16.27%) HTML
15 74 (15.85%) Git (software)
16 69 (14.78%) Apple
17 65 (13.92%) Microsoft
18 64 (13.70%) OO
19 62 (13.28%) Oracle
19 62 (13.28%) Objective-C
19 62 (13.28%) JIRA
20 58 (12.42%) User Experience
21 56 (11.99%) Windows 7
21 56 (11.99%) Unit Testing
21 56 (11.99%) Xcode
22 55 (11.78%) CSS
23 53 (11.35%) Jenkins
23 53 (11.35%) Payment Gateway
24 51 (10.92%) J2EE

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 40 (8.57%) Node.js
2 36 (7.71%) CMS
3 22 (4.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 22 (4.71%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.43%) MS Exchange
5 13 (2.78%) Apache TomEE
6 10 (2.14%) Confluence
6 10 (2.14%) MQSeries
7 9 (1.93%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.50%) IBM Notes
9 6 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.86%) IIS
11 3 (0.64%) Apache
11 3 (0.64%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.64%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.21%) Drupal
12 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (8.78%) MS Office
2 31 (6.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.50%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.28%) QuarkXPress
5 5 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.07%) MS Project
6 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 53 (11.35%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.28%) Eikon
3 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.43%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.21%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.64%) Office 365
2 15 (3.21%) GitHub
3 13 (2.78%) Google Analytics
4 10 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.64%) SaaS
7 2 (0.43%) iTunes
7 2 (0.43%) Yammer
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.14%) HTTP
2 33 (7.07%) TCP/IP
3 22 (4.71%) HTTPS
4 21 (4.50%) Firewall
5 17 (3.64%) VPN
6 15 (3.21%) Wireless
7 12 (2.57%) LDAP
7 12 (2.57%) Network Security
8 10 (2.14%) FTP
8 10 (2.14%) Internet
8 10 (2.14%) IPsec
8 10 (2.14%) NAS
8 10 (2.14%) tcpdump
8 10 (2.14%) Wireshark
9 7 (1.50%) DNS
9 7 (1.50%) LAN
9 7 (1.50%) WAN
10 6 (1.28%) Intranet
11 5 (1.07%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.07%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.78%) MySQL
3 8 (1.71%) FileMaker
4 6 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.07%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.86%) DataStage
6 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.64%) Redis
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.43%) Big Data
8 2 (0.43%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.43%) Hazelcast
8 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 74 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 62 (13.28%) JIRA
3 56 (11.99%) Xcode
4 53 (11.35%) Jenkins
5 33 (7.07%) JUnit
5 33 (7.07%) Selenium
6 30 (6.42%) gulp
6 30 (6.42%) Maven
7 24 (5.14%) Mockito
8 23 (4.93%) Spock
9 13 (2.78%) Jasmine
9 13 (2.78%) Subversion
10 11 (2.36%) Cucumber
11 10 (2.14%) Karma Test Runner
12 8 (1.71%) NUnit
12 8 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (1.50%) Gradle
14 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
15 3 (0.64%) Gerrit
15 3 (0.64%) Vagrant
General
1 113 (24.20%) Finance
2 47 (10.06%) Retail
3 24 (5.14%) Banking
4 17 (3.64%) Legal
5 14 (3.00%) Marketing
6 12 (2.57%) Law
7 10 (2.14%) Publishing
8 7 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.28%) Back Office
9 6 (1.28%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.07%) Games
10 5 (1.07%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.64%) Local Government
12 2 (0.43%) Front Office
12 2 (0.43%) International Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.21%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 242 (51.82%) Developer
2 87 (18.63%) iOS Developer
3 70 (14.99%) Senior Developer
4 62 (13.28%) Analyst
5 28 (6.00%) Architect
6 27 (5.78%) Java Developer
7 25 (5.35%) Service Analyst
7 25 (5.35%) Service Desk Analyst
8 23 (4.93%) .NET Developer
9 21 (4.50%) Support Engineer
10 20 (4.28%) Project Manager
11 17 (3.64%) Objective-C Developer
12 16 (3.43%) Consultant
12 16 (3.43%) Desktop Support
13 15 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (3.21%) Senior iOS Developer
14 14 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.00%) Full Stack Developer
14 14 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
14 14 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (18.84%) RESTful
2 79 (16.92%) Web Services
3 76 (16.27%) HTML
4 55 (11.78%) CSS
5 51 (10.92%) J2EE
6 49 (10.49%) Cocoa
7 46 (9.85%) .NET
8 36 (7.71%) React
9 33 (7.07%) JSP
9 33 (7.07%) XML
10 31 (6.64%) jQuery
10 31 (6.64%) SOAP
11 30 (6.42%) Spring
12 25 (5.35%) AngularJS
12 25 (5.35%) JSON
13 24 (5.14%) REST
13 24 (5.14%) Servlets
14 23 (4.93%) Taglibs
14 23 (4.93%) WSDL
15 20 (4.28%) RefluxJS
Miscellaneous
1 146 (31.26%) iPhone
2 58 (12.42%) User Experience
3 48 (10.28%) Blackberry
4 38 (8.14%) Social Media
5 34 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (7.07%) Computer Science
7 22 (4.71%) Data Structures
7 22 (4.71%) Mobile App
8 21 (4.50%) Algorithms
9 19 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (2.78%) Animation
10 13 (2.78%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.93%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.93%) Smartphone
12 7 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (1.07%) FMCG
14 4 (0.86%) Life Science
14 4 (0.86%) Smartcard
14 4 (0.86%) Streaming Video
14 4 (0.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 113 (24.20%) Apple iOS
2 91 (19.49%) Windows
3 56 (11.99%) Windows 7
4 44 (9.42%) Android
5 22 (4.71%) Linux
6 21 (4.50%) Windows XP
7 19 (4.07%) Unix
8 16 (3.43%) Mac OS X
8 16 (3.43%) Windows Server
9 12 (2.57%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.86%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.64%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.64%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.64%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.43%) AIX
13 2 (0.43%) Debian
13 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (28.69%) E-Commerce
3 129 (27.62%) TDD
4 106 (22.70%) Scrum
5 94 (20.13%) iOS Development
6 77 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (13.70%) OO
8 56 (11.99%) Unit Testing
9 45 (9.64%) BDD
10 41 (8.78%) Mobile Development
11 38 (8.14%) ITIL
12 37 (7.92%) OOD
13 35 (7.49%) Service Design
14 34 (7.28%) Content Management
15 30 (6.42%) MVC
16 29 (6.21%) Analytics
17 28 (6.00%) Project Management
17 28 (6.00%) Software Engineering
18 25 (5.35%) ERP
19 21 (4.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 96 (20.56%) JavaScript
2 87 (18.63%) Java
3 62 (13.28%) Objective-C
4 37 (7.92%) C#
4 37 (7.92%) SQL
5 18 (3.85%) Apple Swift
6 13 (2.78%) Python
6 13 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 11 (2.36%) Perl
8 10 (2.14%) PHP
9 9 (1.93%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.50%) ES6
11 6 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.86%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.64%) Groovy
13 3 (0.64%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.43%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.21%) C-shell
15 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (6.64%) Degree
2 13 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.50%) CISSP
3 7 (1.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.07%) CEH
5 5 (1.07%) GCIA
5 5 (1.07%) GCIH
5 5 (1.07%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.86%) ISEB
6 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.86%) MCSE
7 3 (0.64%) CCNA
7 3 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.64%) MCDST
7 3 (0.64%) MCP
7 3 (0.64%) MCSA
7 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.43%) CISM
9 1 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.57%) QA
2 10 (2.14%) SLA
3 5 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.64%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.43%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (10.06%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.14%) Samba
4 6 (1.28%) Docker
5 3 (0.64%) XenApp
6 2 (0.43%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.21%) UAG
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (3.00%) Puppet
2 10 (2.14%) Nagios
3 7 (1.50%) Ansible
4 5 (1.07%) SCCM
5 3 (0.64%) RSA Security Analytics
6 2 (0.43%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.43%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.43%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.43%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.21%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.21%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 69 (14.78%) Apple
2 65 (13.92%) Microsoft
3 62 (13.28%) Oracle
4 33 (7.07%) ATG
5 29 (6.21%) Citrix
6 26 (5.57%) VMware
7 23 (4.93%) Endeca
8 17 (3.64%) Adobe
8 17 (3.64%) Google
8 17 (3.64%) Twitter
9 15 (3.21%) Cisco
10 14 (3.00%) HP
11 13 (2.78%) CyberSource
12 12 (2.57%) F5
12 12 (2.57%) Facebook
13 11 (2.36%) CheckPoint
13 11 (2.36%) Red Hat
14 10 (2.14%) Bloomberg
14 10 (2.14%) NetApp
14 10 (2.14%) Reuters
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