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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 406 294 296
Rank change year-on-year
-112 +2
Contract jobs citing iPad 185 286 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.60% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 1.84% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 181 177
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£375 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £193 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.39 £15.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £90.60 £22.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.17 £19.38 £16.92
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +14.50%
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
16131 15568 15145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.83% 32.51% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10260 9669 9171
Average daily rate £420 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 600 658
Average hourly rate £18.71 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 3 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
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 3 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -66 128 £388 -6.06% 29
South East -49 18 £215 -40.68% 6
North West -6 12 £313 - 10
South West -7 11 £413 +69.23% 7
North East -18 4 £150 -
Yorkshire -23 4 £470 +44.61% 3
East Midlands - 4 £215 - 1
West Midlands -11 3 £215 -14.00% 3
East of England -2 1 - - 2
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 232 (52.25%) iPhone
2 174 (39.19%) Apple iOS
3 159 (35.81%) Windows
4 141 (31.76%) iOS Development
5 136 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (22.30%) Objective-C
7 87 (19.59%) Windows 7
8 85 (19.14%) Blackberry
9 82 (18.47%) Apple
9 82 (18.47%) Microsoft
10 77 (17.34%) E-Commerce
11 76 (17.12%) Xcode
12 73 (16.44%) Active Directory
13 71 (15.99%) HTML
13 71 (15.99%) Web Services
14 70 (15.77%) Scrum
15 69 (15.54%) Android
16 68 (15.32%) Retail
17 65 (14.64%) Mobile App
18 59 (13.29%) TDD
19 58 (13.06%) Finance
20 53 (11.94%) RESTful
20 53 (11.94%) User Experience
21 52 (11.71%) MS Office
22 48 (10.81%) ITIL
22 48 (10.81%) HTML5
23 47 (10.59%) Cocoa
24 46 (10.36%) CSS
25 45 (10.14%) JavaScript
25 45 (10.14%) MS Excel

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 30 (6.76%) CMS
2 20 (4.50%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.38%) WebLogic
3 15 (3.38%) JBoss
4 14 (3.15%) Sitecore CMS
5 13 (2.93%) Lync
6 12 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (2.48%) IIS
8 8 (1.80%) Node.js
8 8 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.90%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.68%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.68%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.68%) Kentico
12 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 52 (11.71%) MS Office
2 45 (10.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.90%) InDesign
3 4 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.80%) Tridion
2 4 (0.90%) Fredhopper
2 4 (0.90%) Eikon
3 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.45%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) assyst
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.25%) Office 365
3 5 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.68%) GitHub
4 3 (0.68%) Yammer
4 3 (0.68%) Veeva
5 2 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.56%) DNS
2 34 (7.66%) TCP/IP
3 25 (5.63%) HTTP
4 18 (4.05%) Firewall
4 18 (4.05%) VPN
5 17 (3.83%) Internet
5 17 (3.83%) DHCP
6 11 (2.48%) LAN
7 10 (2.25%) Wireless
8 9 (2.03%) Network Security
8 9 (2.03%) VoIP
9 8 (1.80%) SAN
10 7 (1.58%) Ethernet
11 6 (1.35%) Broadband
12 5 (1.13%) WAN
12 5 (1.13%) Intranet
12 5 (1.13%) HTTPS
12 5 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (1.13%) VLAN
13 3 (0.68%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.58%) SQLite
3 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.13%) MySQL
4 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.45%) MS Access
6 2 (0.45%) Big Data
7 1 (0.23%) QlikView
7 1 (0.23%) EDMS
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 76 (17.12%) Xcode
2 31 (6.98%) Subversion
3 23 (5.18%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.83%) JIRA
5 15 (3.38%) Maven
5 15 (3.38%) Ant
6 7 (1.58%) NUnit
7 5 (1.13%) Toad
7 5 (1.13%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (1.13%) ERwin
7 5 (1.13%) CocoaPods
8 3 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.68%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.45%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.45%) Selenium
9 2 (0.45%) Grunt
10 1 (0.23%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.23%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.23%) Bower
General
1 68 (15.32%) Retail
2 58 (13.06%) Finance
3 39 (8.78%) Banking
4 20 (4.50%) Games
5 19 (4.28%) Publishing
6 11 (2.48%) Spanish Language
7 8 (1.80%) Back Office
8 7 (1.58%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.58%) Marketing
9 6 (1.35%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.68%) Electronics
11 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.68%) Automotive
12 2 (0.45%) Law
12 2 (0.45%) Legal
12 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.45%) Local Government
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 183 (41.22%) Developer
2 127 (28.60%) iOS Developer
3 65 (14.64%) Analyst
4 40 (9.01%) Support Engineer
5 38 (8.56%) Desktop Support
6 32 (7.21%) Desktop Engineer
7 28 (6.31%) Architect
8 25 (5.63%) Support Analyst
9 24 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (4.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 20 (4.50%) Senior Developer
11 16 (3.60%) Business Analyst
11 16 (3.60%) Senior iOS Developer
11 16 (3.60%) Mobile Developer
12 15 (3.38%) Project Manager
13 13 (2.93%) Service Analyst
13 13 (2.93%) Service Desk Analyst
13 13 (2.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (2.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 11 (2.48%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (15.99%) HTML
1 71 (15.99%) Web Services
2 53 (11.94%) RESTful
3 48 (10.81%) HTML5
4 47 (10.59%) Cocoa
5 46 (10.36%) CSS
6 42 (9.46%) XML
7 34 (7.66%) JSON
8 33 (7.43%) iOS SDK
8 33 (7.43%) Cocoa Touch
9 31 (6.98%) .NET
10 30 (6.76%) SOAP
11 29 (6.53%) REST
12 25 (5.63%) J2EE
13 22 (4.95%) CSS3
14 20 (4.50%) AngularJS
15 16 (3.60%) jQuery
16 15 (3.38%) XSD
16 15 (3.38%) XSL
16 15 (3.38%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 232 (52.25%) iPhone
2 85 (19.14%) Blackberry
3 65 (14.64%) Mobile App
4 53 (11.94%) User Experience
5 27 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.05%) Smartphone
7 17 (3.83%) Social Media
8 14 (3.15%) Streaming Video
9 11 (2.48%) Animation
10 10 (2.25%) Client/Server
11 9 (2.03%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.58%) NHS
12 7 (1.58%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
15 4 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
15 4 (0.90%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 174 (39.19%) Apple iOS
2 159 (35.81%) Windows
3 87 (19.59%) Windows 7
4 69 (15.54%) Android
5 36 (8.11%) Windows XP
6 26 (5.86%) Linux
7 25 (5.63%) Windows 8
8 19 (4.28%) Mac OS X
9 12 (2.70%) Windows Phone
10 10 (2.25%) UNIX
10 10 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (1.35%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone 7
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (31.76%) iOS Development
2 136 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (17.34%) E-Commerce
4 70 (15.77%) Scrum
5 59 (13.29%) TDD
6 48 (10.81%) ITIL
7 41 (9.23%) OO
8 39 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (7.66%) Content Management
10 32 (7.21%) Mobile Development
11 24 (5.41%) Project Management
12 23 (5.18%) SDLC
13 21 (4.73%) BDD
14 20 (4.50%) CRM
14 20 (4.50%) Unit Testing
15 19 (4.28%) OOD
16 18 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (3.60%) OOP
17 16 (3.60%) DevOps
18 15 (3.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (22.30%) Objective-C
2 45 (10.14%) JavaScript
3 40 (9.01%) Java
4 22 (4.95%) C#
5 19 (4.28%) SQL
6 17 (3.83%) Apple Swift
7 15 (3.38%) Groovy
8 10 (2.25%) PHP
9 8 (1.80%) C
9 8 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.58%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.13%) Ruby
12 4 (0.90%) VBA
12 4 (0.90%) C++
13 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.68%) Python
13 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.45%) XAML
15 1 (0.23%) Scala
15 1 (0.23%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 40 (9.01%) Degree
2 15 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.80%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.80%) MCSE
4 6 (1.35%) MCP
5 3 (0.68%) CCNA
5 3 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.45%) MCDST
6 2 (0.45%) MCITP
6 2 (0.45%) ACSP
6 2 (0.45%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.15%) SLA
2 5 (1.13%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 73 (16.44%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.25%) XenApp
4 9 (2.03%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.13%) Firmware
6 3 (0.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (6.08%) SCCM
2 11 (2.48%) Puppet
2 11 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.03%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.13%) SCOM
5 2 (0.45%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 82 (18.47%) Microsoft
1 82 (18.47%) Apple
2 29 (6.53%) VMware
3 27 (6.08%) ATG
4 26 (5.86%) Oracle
5 25 (5.63%) Citrix
6 24 (5.41%) Endeca
7 22 (4.95%) HP
7 22 (4.95%) Bloomberg
8 21 (4.73%) Adobe
8 21 (4.73%) Cisco
9 15 (3.38%) Reuters
9 15 (3.38%) Perforce
9 15 (3.38%) hybris
10 14 (3.15%) Sitecore
10 14 (3.15%) SAP
11 11 (2.48%) Barracuda Networks
12 10 (2.25%) Google
13 9 (2.03%) Dell
13 9 (2.03%) Altiris
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