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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 442 467 302
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -165
Contract jobs citing iPad 189 183 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.35% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 1.05% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 114 180
Median daily rate £373 £403 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% -3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £165 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.90 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.17% -0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.50 £74.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.31 £16.92
% change year-on-year
-11.07% -3.63%
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
16591 17417 17046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.53% 32.92% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10812 11123 10328
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 615 693 730
Median hourly rate £20.67 £20.00 £18.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -28 93 £418 -1.76% 38
South East +20 22 £313 +83.82% 21
South West +6 19 £375 +7.14% 2
Yorkshire +16 17 £413 +37.50% 2
North West +20 16 £325 -12.16% 30
East of England +32 12 £340 - 3
East Midlands 0 5 £265 - 6
West Midlands -32 4 £350 +55.55% 6
North East - 2 - - 1
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 203 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (39.03%) iPhone
3 121 (27.94%) Apple iOS
4 117 (27.02%) TDD
5 108 (24.94%) iOS Development
6 94 (21.71%) Windows
7 90 (20.79%) Scrum
8 89 (20.55%) Objective-C
9 82 (18.94%) RESTful
10 81 (18.71%) Finance
11 75 (17.32%) Cocoa
11 75 (17.32%) E-Commerce
12 74 (17.09%) JavaScript
13 71 (16.40%) Xcode
14 68 (15.70%) Apple
15 65 (15.01%) HTML
16 63 (14.55%) OO
17 62 (14.32%) Java
17 62 (14.32%) User Experience
18 61 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
19 59 (13.63%) Git (software)
20 56 (12.93%) Web Services
20 56 (12.93%) Microsoft
21 55 (12.70%) Windows 7
22 54 (12.47%) Blackberry
23 52 (12.01%) Unit Testing
24 51 (11.78%) ITIL
24 51 (11.78%) MS Office
25 49 (11.32%) CSS
26 48 (11.09%) BDD

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 26 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 17 (3.93%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.46%) CMS
4 12 (2.77%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.54%) MQSeries
6 10 (2.31%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.85%) Confluence
8 7 (1.62%) IBM Notes
9 6 (1.39%) Apache TomEE
10 5 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (1.15%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.92%) Apache
11 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.92%) IIS
12 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.23%) CICS
14 1 (0.23%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 51 (11.78%) MS Office
2 26 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.08%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.92%) MS Project
5 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.46%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (7.62%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.15%) Eikon
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.23%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.16%) Office 365
2 6 (1.39%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (0.92%) GitHub
4 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.69%) Yammer
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.23%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.23%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.93%) HTTP
2 24 (5.54%) TCP/IP
3 21 (4.85%) Firewall
4 19 (4.39%) VPN
5 17 (3.93%) Network Security
6 13 (3.00%) HTTPS
6 13 (3.00%) LDAP
7 11 (2.54%) FTP
7 11 (2.54%) IPsec
7 11 (2.54%) NAS
7 11 (2.54%) tcpdump
7 11 (2.54%) Wireshark
8 7 (1.62%) Internet
8 7 (1.62%) VoIP
8 7 (1.62%) WAN
9 6 (1.39%) LAN
10 5 (1.15%) DNS
10 5 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.15%) Wireless
11 4 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.08%) MySQL
3 7 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.92%) Big Data
6 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.69%) DataStage
7 3 (0.69%) OLAP
7 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.46%) DB2
8 2 (0.46%) FileMaker
8 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 71 (16.40%) Xcode
2 59 (13.63%) Git (software)
3 44 (10.16%) JIRA
4 32 (7.39%) Jenkins
5 24 (5.54%) Maven
6 22 (5.08%) JUnit
7 21 (4.85%) gulp
8 20 (4.62%) Selenium
9 16 (3.70%) Mockito
10 14 (3.23%) Spock
11 11 (2.54%) Subversion
12 9 (2.08%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.62%) NUnit
13 7 (1.62%) Visual Studio
14 6 (1.39%) Gradle
14 6 (1.39%) Jasmine
15 5 (1.15%) Gerrit
16 4 (0.92%) Calabash
16 4 (0.92%) Hudson
16 4 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 81 (18.71%) Finance
2 31 (7.16%) Retail
3 21 (4.85%) Legal
4 15 (3.46%) Banking
5 10 (2.31%) Games
5 10 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.31%) Marketing
6 6 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.15%) Back Office
7 5 (1.15%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.92%) Publishing
9 3 (0.69%) Billing
10 2 (0.46%) French Language
10 2 (0.46%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.46%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) German Language
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 218 (50.35%) Developer
2 103 (23.79%) iOS Developer
3 68 (15.70%) Analyst
4 41 (9.47%) Senior Developer
5 30 (6.93%) Objective-C Developer
6 28 (6.47%) Service Analyst
6 28 (6.47%) Service Desk Analyst
6 28 (6.47%) Support Engineer
7 21 (4.85%) .NET Developer
7 21 (4.85%) Project Manager
7 21 (4.85%) Support Analyst
8 20 (4.62%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 19 (4.39%) Java Developer
10 17 (3.93%) Architect
11 15 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (3.46%) Desktop Support
11 15 (3.46%) IT Support
12 14 (3.23%) Consultant
13 13 (3.00%) Desktop Engineer
13 13 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (18.94%) RESTful
2 75 (17.32%) Cocoa
3 65 (15.01%) HTML
4 56 (12.93%) Web Services
5 49 (11.32%) CSS
6 38 (8.78%) .NET
7 32 (7.39%) J2EE
7 32 (7.39%) XML
8 29 (6.70%) SOAP
9 28 (6.47%) JSON
9 28 (6.47%) Node.js
10 27 (6.24%) AngularJS
11 25 (5.77%) Core Data
12 22 (5.08%) Cocoa Touch
12 22 (5.08%) jQuery
13 21 (4.85%) JSP
13 21 (4.85%) React
14 20 (4.62%) ASP.NET
14 20 (4.62%) REST
14 20 (4.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 169 (39.03%) iPhone
2 62 (14.32%) User Experience
3 54 (12.47%) Blackberry
4 39 (9.01%) Computer Science
5 26 (6.00%) Mobile App
6 21 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (4.85%) Social Media
7 16 (3.70%) Smartphone
8 14 (3.23%) Data Structures
9 13 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (2.77%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.85%) Animation
11 8 (1.85%) Cryptography
12 7 (1.62%) Apple TV
13 6 (1.39%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.39%) Life Science
14 5 (1.15%) BYOD
15 4 (0.92%) Fintech
15 4 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
15 4 (0.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 121 (27.94%) Apple iOS
2 94 (21.71%) Windows
3 55 (12.70%) Windows 7
4 47 (10.85%) Android
5 26 (6.00%) Linux
5 26 (6.00%) Windows XP
6 17 (3.93%) Unix
6 17 (3.93%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.77%) Mac OS X
7 12 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.62%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.39%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.39%) Windows Phone
10 5 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.69%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.46%) Debian
13 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (27.02%) TDD
3 108 (24.94%) iOS Development
4 90 (20.79%) Scrum
5 75 (17.32%) E-Commerce
6 63 (14.55%) OO
7 61 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (12.01%) Unit Testing
9 51 (11.78%) ITIL
10 48 (11.09%) BDD
11 47 (10.85%) Mobile Development
12 36 (8.31%) OOD
13 34 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 30 (6.93%) MVC
15 25 (5.77%) Pair Programming
16 22 (5.08%) Project Management
17 21 (4.85%) Content Management
17 21 (4.85%) ITSM
18 19 (4.39%) Problem Management
18 19 (4.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 89 (20.55%) Objective-C
2 74 (17.09%) JavaScript
3 62 (14.32%) Java
4 47 (10.85%) Apple Swift
5 39 (9.01%) SQL
6 35 (8.08%) C#
7 13 (3.00%) Python
7 13 (3.00%) T-SQL
8 12 (2.77%) Perl
9 11 (2.54%) Shell Script
10 10 (2.31%) PHP
10 10 (2.31%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.15%) Groovy
12 4 (0.92%) ES6
12 4 (0.92%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.92%) Ruby
13 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.46%) Scala
14 1 (0.23%) C-shell
14 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (9.70%) Degree
2 5 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.69%) CEH
4 3 (0.69%) CISSP
4 3 (0.69%) GCIA
4 3 (0.69%) GCIH
4 3 (0.69%) MCP
4 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (0.46%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.46%) MCSE
6 1 (0.23%) APMP
6 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.23%) MCITP
6 1 (0.23%) MCSA
6 1 (0.23%) MCTS
6 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.77%) QA
2 5 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.69%) SLA
3 3 (0.69%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (10.85%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.54%) Samba
3 11 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.69%) Docker
4 3 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.69%) XenApp
5 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.23%) RACF
6 1 (0.23%) UAG
6 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (3.00%) Nagios
1 13 (3.00%) Puppet
2 10 (2.31%) SCCM
3 8 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.92%) Ansible
5 2 (0.46%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.46%) SCOM
5 2 (0.46%) Unicenter
5 2 (0.46%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.46%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.23%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.23%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.23%) OpenView
6 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.23%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.23%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 68 (15.70%) Apple
2 56 (12.93%) Microsoft
3 42 (9.70%) Oracle
4 22 (5.08%) VMware
5 18 (4.16%) Citrix
6 14 (3.23%) Adobe
6 14 (3.23%) ATG
6 14 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 14 (3.23%) Endeca
6 14 (3.23%) HP
7 12 (2.77%) F5
7 12 (2.77%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.54%) Cisco
8 11 (2.54%) NetApp
9 10 (2.31%) Google
10 9 (2.08%) IBM
11 8 (1.85%) Bloomberg
11 8 (1.85%) Guidewire
12 7 (1.62%) Lotus
12 7 (1.62%) Reuters
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