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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 412 305 276
Rank change year-on-year
-107 -29
Contract jobs citing iPad 189 302 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.61% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 1.88% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 175 188
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£425 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £193 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +12.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 28
Average hourly rate £17.98 £19.38 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% -0.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £74.20 £23.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £16.92
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +10.81%
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
16511 16046 15561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.05% 32.51% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10581 9839 9417
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 624 668
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -41 136 £425 - 37
South West -5 15 £419 +71.79% 11
North West -19 13 £310 -11.42% 5
South East -63 13 £275 -26.66% 13
West Midlands -11 5 £225 -51.35% 3
Yorkshire -24 5 £470 +39.25% 5
East Midlands - 2 - -
North East -26 1 £125 -16.66%
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 215 (49.88%) iPhone
2 166 (38.52%) Apple iOS
3 155 (35.96%) Windows
4 139 (32.25%) Agile Software Development
5 137 (31.79%) iOS Development
6 99 (22.97%) Objective-C
7 82 (19.03%) Windows 7
8 81 (18.79%) Microsoft
9 76 (17.63%) Apple
9 76 (17.63%) E-Commerce
9 76 (17.63%) Xcode
10 75 (17.40%) HTML
11 74 (17.17%) Blackberry
11 74 (17.17%) Active Directory
11 74 (17.17%) Android
12 72 (16.71%) Web Services
13 68 (15.78%) Scrum
14 65 (15.08%) Retail
15 58 (13.46%) Mobile App
16 56 (12.99%) TDD
17 54 (12.53%) Finance
17 54 (12.53%) User Experience
18 50 (11.60%) CSS
18 50 (11.60%) RESTful
19 49 (11.37%) MS Office
20 48 (11.14%) ITIL
21 46 (10.67%) MS Excel
21 46 (10.67%) Cocoa
22 43 (9.98%) HTML5
23 41 (9.51%) JSON

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (6.73%) CMS
2 18 (4.18%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.48%) WebLogic
3 15 (3.48%) JBoss
4 13 (3.02%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (3.02%) Lync
5 11 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (2.55%) IIS
6 8 (1.86%) Node.js
7 7 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.93%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.70%) Kentico
10 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.70%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 49 (11.37%) MS Office
2 46 (10.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.93%) InDesign
3 4 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.62%) Tridion
2 4 (0.93%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.46%) Eikon
3 2 (0.46%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.32%) Office 365
3 5 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.70%) GitHub
4 3 (0.70%) Yammer
4 3 (0.70%) Veeva
5 2 (0.46%) SaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.82%) DNS
2 34 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 21 (4.87%) HTTP
4 18 (4.18%) Firewall
5 17 (3.94%) DHCP
6 16 (3.71%) VPN
6 16 (3.71%) Internet
7 13 (3.02%) LAN
8 9 (2.09%) VoIP
8 9 (2.09%) Wireless
8 9 (2.09%) Network Security
9 8 (1.86%) SAN
10 7 (1.62%) Ethernet
11 6 (1.39%) Broadband
12 5 (1.16%) HTTPS
12 5 (1.16%) VLAN
13 4 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (0.93%) WAN
14 3 (0.70%) LDAP
14 3 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.62%) SQLite
3 6 (1.39%) MySQL
4 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.70%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.46%) Redis
6 2 (0.46%) Big Data
6 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.46%) MS Access
6 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 76 (17.63%) Xcode
2 37 (8.58%) Subversion
3 32 (7.42%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.18%) JIRA
5 15 (3.48%) Maven
5 15 (3.48%) Ant
6 7 (1.62%) NUnit
7 5 (1.16%) Toad
7 5 (1.16%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (1.16%) ERwin
7 5 (1.16%) CocoaPods
8 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.46%) Grunt
8 2 (0.46%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.46%) RSpec
8 2 (0.46%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.23%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (15.08%) Retail
2 54 (12.53%) Finance
3 35 (8.12%) Banking
4 25 (5.80%) Publishing
5 20 (4.64%) Games
6 10 (2.32%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.09%) Marketing
8 8 (1.86%) Back Office
9 7 (1.62%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.93%) Automotive
11 4 (0.93%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.70%) Electronics
12 3 (0.70%) Front Office
12 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.46%) Local Government
13 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.46%) Law
13 2 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 175 (40.60%) Developer
2 117 (27.15%) iOS Developer
3 60 (13.92%) Analyst
4 37 (8.58%) Desktop Support
4 37 (8.58%) Support Engineer
5 30 (6.96%) Architect
6 29 (6.73%) Desktop Engineer
7 27 (6.26%) Senior Developer
8 25 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (5.10%) Support Analyst
10 20 (4.64%) Project Manager
11 18 (4.18%) Mobile Developer
12 17 (3.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 16 (3.71%) Business Analyst
13 16 (3.71%) Senior iOS Developer
14 13 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 12 (2.78%) Service Analyst
15 12 (2.78%) Service Desk Analyst
16 11 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
16 11 (2.55%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (17.40%) HTML
2 72 (16.71%) Web Services
3 50 (11.60%) CSS
3 50 (11.60%) RESTful
4 46 (10.67%) Cocoa
5 43 (9.98%) HTML5
6 41 (9.51%) JSON
7 40 (9.28%) XML
8 31 (7.19%) .NET
9 30 (6.96%) Cocoa Touch
10 29 (6.73%) iOS SDK
11 28 (6.50%) REST
12 24 (5.57%) SOAP
13 22 (5.10%) J2EE
14 18 (4.18%) CSS3
14 18 (4.18%) AngularJS
15 15 (3.48%) UIKit
15 15 (3.48%) XSD
15 15 (3.48%) XSL
15 15 (3.48%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 215 (49.88%) iPhone
2 74 (17.17%) Blackberry
3 58 (13.46%) Mobile App
4 54 (12.53%) User Experience
5 29 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (5.34%) Smartphone
7 18 (4.18%) Computer Science
8 17 (3.94%) Social Media
9 14 (3.25%) Streaming Video
10 12 (2.78%) Animation
11 10 (2.32%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.86%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.86%) NHS
13 7 (1.62%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (1.16%) Data Structures
15 5 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
16 4 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
16 4 (0.93%) Handset
16 4 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 166 (38.52%) Apple iOS
2 155 (35.96%) Windows
3 82 (19.03%) Windows 7
4 74 (17.17%) Android
5 28 (6.50%) Windows XP
6 26 (6.03%) Linux
7 25 (5.80%) Windows 8
8 15 (3.48%) Windows Phone
8 15 (3.48%) Mac OS X
9 9 (2.09%) UNIX
9 9 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (1.39%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.70%) Windows Phone 7
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (32.25%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (31.79%) iOS Development
3 76 (17.63%) E-Commerce
4 68 (15.78%) Scrum
5 56 (12.99%) TDD
6 48 (11.14%) ITIL
7 40 (9.28%) OO
8 37 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (8.12%) Mobile Development
10 34 (7.89%) Content Management
11 31 (7.19%) BDD
12 29 (6.73%) Unit Testing
13 26 (6.03%) Project Management
14 25 (5.80%) OOP
15 22 (5.10%) SDLC
16 21 (4.87%) OOD
17 19 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (4.41%) Analytics
18 18 (4.18%) CRM
19 15 (3.48%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 99 (22.97%) Objective-C
2 40 (9.28%) JavaScript
3 37 (8.58%) Java
4 21 (4.87%) C#
5 18 (4.18%) SQL
6 17 (3.94%) Apple Swift
7 15 (3.48%) Groovy
8 11 (2.55%) PHP
9 8 (1.86%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.86%) C
10 7 (1.62%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.39%) Ruby
12 5 (1.16%) C++
13 3 (0.70%) VBA
13 3 (0.70%) Python
13 3 (0.70%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.46%) XAML
15 1 (0.23%) Scala
15 1 (0.23%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 39 (9.05%) Degree
2 17 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.48%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.32%) MCSE
5 8 (1.86%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.39%) MCP
7 5 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.93%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.70%) CCNA
9 3 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.46%) MCDST
10 2 (0.46%) MCITP
10 2 (0.46%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.46%) ACSP
11 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.71%) SLA
2 6 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (17.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.32%) XenApp
4 9 (2.09%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.16%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.70%) Firmware
6 3 (0.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (6.26%) SCCM
2 11 (2.55%) Puppet
2 11 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.09%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.16%) SCOM
5 2 (0.46%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 81 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 76 (17.63%) Apple
3 28 (6.50%) VMware
4 26 (6.03%) Oracle
5 23 (5.34%) Citrix
5 23 (5.34%) ATG
6 22 (5.10%) Endeca
7 21 (4.87%) Adobe
8 20 (4.64%) HP
8 20 (4.64%) Bloomberg
9 19 (4.41%) Cisco
10 15 (3.48%) Perforce
11 13 (3.02%) Reuters
11 13 (3.02%) Sitecore
11 13 (3.02%) hybris
12 12 (2.78%) SAP
13 11 (2.55%) Barracuda Networks
14 9 (2.09%) Dell
14 9 (2.09%) Altiris
15 8 (1.86%) MobileIron
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