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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 394 395 354
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -41
Contract jobs citing iPad 253 225 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 1.38% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 101 156
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £215 £288
% change year-on-year
+72.09% -25.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 13
Median hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £10.50 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £22.30 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -3.44%
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
16668 16333 16360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.70% 32.19% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10965 10044 10155
Median daily rate £430 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 537 625 721
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -11.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £11.53 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 6 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 6 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 -23 128 £450 +18.03% 31
East of England +26 27 £325 +212.50% 6
South East -21 25 £350 +62.79% 14
North West -8 23 £325 -7.14% 27
South West +17 21 £413 -8.33% 3
Yorkshire +17 18 £388 - 7
West Midlands -12 6 £425 +97.67% 9
North East -31 5 £313 +108.33%
Midlands - 5 - -
East Midlands +6 4 £310 +44.18% 6
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 195 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (31.18%) iPhone
3 135 (30.07%) E-Commerce
4 122 (27.17%) TDD
5 113 (25.17%) Finance
6 104 (23.16%) Scrum
6 104 (23.16%) Apple iOS
7 98 (21.83%) Windows
8 92 (20.49%) JavaScript
9 89 (19.82%) iOS Development
10 88 (19.60%) RESTful
11 81 (18.04%) Java
12 77 (17.15%) HTML
13 73 (16.26%) Web Services
14 72 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
15 66 (14.70%) Microsoft
15 66 (14.70%) Git (software)
16 65 (14.48%) Apple
17 61 (13.59%) OO
18 60 (13.36%) Oracle
18 60 (13.36%) Windows 7
19 59 (13.14%) Objective-C
20 57 (12.69%) Blackberry
21 54 (12.03%) CSS
21 54 (12.03%) Unit Testing
21 54 (12.03%) JIRA
22 53 (11.80%) Payment Gateway
23 51 (11.36%) User Experience
23 51 (11.36%) Xcode
24 50 (11.14%) Active Directory

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 37 (8.24%) Node.js
2 34 (7.57%) CMS
3 23 (5.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 20 (4.45%) MS Exchange
4 20 (4.45%) Tomcat
5 13 (2.90%) Apache TomEE
6 12 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.67%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.00%) Confluence
8 8 (1.78%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.78%) MQSeries
9 7 (1.56%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.89%) IIS
11 4 (0.89%) JBoss
11 4 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.67%) Apache
12 3 (0.67%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 39 (8.69%) MS Office
2 30 (6.68%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.56%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.34%) QuarkXPress
5 5 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.11%) MS Project
6 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 53 (11.80%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (1.56%) Eikon
3 4 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.22%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.56%) GitHub
1 16 (3.56%) Office 365
2 13 (2.90%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.67%) SaaS
7 2 (0.45%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.45%) Yammer
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.24%) HTTP
2 29 (6.46%) TCP/IP
3 20 (4.45%) HTTPS
4 17 (3.79%) Firewall
4 17 (3.79%) VPN
5 14 (3.12%) Wireless
6 12 (2.67%) Internet
7 11 (2.45%) Network Security
8 9 (2.00%) LDAP
8 9 (2.00%) NAS
9 8 (1.78%) DNS
9 8 (1.78%) FTP
9 8 (1.78%) IPsec
9 8 (1.78%) tcpdump
9 8 (1.78%) Wireshark
10 7 (1.56%) LAN
10 7 (1.56%) WAN
11 6 (1.34%) Intranet
11 6 (1.34%) VoIP
12 5 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.12%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.90%) MySQL
3 8 (1.78%) FileMaker
4 5 (1.11%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.89%) DataStage
5 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.67%) Redis
7 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.45%) Hazelcast
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.22%) Big Data
8 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 66 (14.70%) Git (software)
2 54 (12.03%) JIRA
3 51 (11.36%) Xcode
4 49 (10.91%) Jenkins
5 30 (6.68%) Selenium
6 29 (6.46%) JUnit
7 28 (6.24%) Maven
8 27 (6.01%) gulp
9 20 (4.45%) Mockito
9 20 (4.45%) Spock
10 16 (3.56%) Subversion
11 10 (2.23%) Jasmine
11 10 (2.23%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (1.56%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.34%) Gradle
13 6 (1.34%) NUnit
14 5 (1.11%) Ant
14 5 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio
16 3 (0.67%) ClearCase
General
1 113 (25.17%) Finance
2 48 (10.69%) Retail
3 26 (5.79%) Banking
4 18 (4.01%) Law
4 18 (4.01%) Marketing
5 17 (3.79%) Legal
6 10 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.00%) Publishing
8 7 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.34%) Back Office
9 6 (1.34%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.11%) Games
11 3 (0.67%) Local Government
12 2 (0.45%) Front Office
12 2 (0.45%) International Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 230 (51.22%) Developer
2 84 (18.71%) iOS Developer
3 70 (15.59%) Senior Developer
4 58 (12.92%) Analyst
5 25 (5.57%) Architect
5 25 (5.57%) Support Engineer
6 23 (5.12%) Java Developer
7 21 (4.68%) .NET Developer
7 21 (4.68%) Service Analyst
7 21 (4.68%) Service Desk Analyst
8 20 (4.45%) Objective-C Developer
8 20 (4.45%) Project Manager
9 18 (4.01%) Desktop Support
10 16 (3.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 16 (3.56%) E-Commerce Developer
11 15 (3.34%) Consultant
11 15 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (3.34%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
11 15 (3.34%) Senior iOS Developer
12 14 (3.12%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (19.60%) RESTful
2 77 (17.15%) HTML
3 73 (16.26%) Web Services
4 54 (12.03%) CSS
5 49 (10.91%) J2EE
6 44 (9.80%) Cocoa
7 41 (9.13%) .NET
8 34 (7.57%) React
9 32 (7.13%) XML
10 29 (6.46%) SOAP
11 28 (6.24%) jQuery
12 27 (6.01%) JSP
12 27 (6.01%) Spring
13 24 (5.35%) JSON
14 23 (5.12%) WSDL
15 21 (4.68%) AngularJS
15 21 (4.68%) RefluxJS
15 21 (4.68%) Servlets
16 20 (4.45%) HTML5
16 20 (4.45%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 140 (31.18%) iPhone
2 57 (12.69%) Blackberry
3 51 (11.36%) User Experience
4 38 (8.46%) Social Media
5 30 (6.68%) Computer Science
5 30 (6.68%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (5.57%) Data Structures
7 24 (5.35%) Algorithms
8 18 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (3.79%) Mobile App
10 14 (3.12%) Animation
10 14 (3.12%) Cryptography
11 9 (2.00%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (1.11%) FMCG
14 4 (0.89%) Life Science
14 4 (0.89%) Smartcard
14 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.89%) Streaming Video
14 4 (0.89%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 104 (23.16%) Apple iOS
2 98 (21.83%) Windows
3 60 (13.36%) Windows 7
4 40 (8.91%) Android
5 21 (4.68%) Linux
6 20 (4.45%) Windows Server
7 19 (4.23%) Windows XP
8 17 (3.79%) Unix
9 16 (3.56%) Mac OS X
10 12 (2.67%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.67%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.67%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.67%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.45%) AIX
14 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (30.07%) E-Commerce
3 122 (27.17%) TDD
4 104 (23.16%) Scrum
5 89 (19.82%) iOS Development
6 72 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (13.59%) OO
8 54 (12.03%) Unit Testing
9 41 (9.13%) BDD
9 41 (9.13%) ITIL
10 36 (8.02%) Mobile Development
11 35 (7.80%) OOD
12 34 (7.57%) Content Management
13 32 (7.13%) Service Design
14 30 (6.68%) Software Engineering
15 28 (6.24%) Project Management
16 26 (5.79%) Analytics
17 25 (5.57%) ERP
17 25 (5.57%) MVC
18 22 (4.90%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (20.49%) JavaScript
2 81 (18.04%) Java
3 59 (13.14%) Objective-C
4 33 (7.35%) C#
4 33 (7.35%) SQL
5 18 (4.01%) Apple Swift
6 11 (2.45%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.23%) PHP
7 10 (2.23%) Python
8 9 (2.00%) Perl
9 7 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.56%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.11%) ES6
10 5 (1.11%) Groovy
11 4 (0.89%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.67%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.45%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.22%) C-shell
14 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (5.57%) Degree
2 16 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.56%) CISSP
4 7 (1.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 6 (1.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (1.11%) CEH
6 5 (1.11%) GCIA
6 5 (1.11%) GCIH
7 4 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.89%) ISEB
7 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.67%) CCNA
8 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.67%) MCDST
8 3 (0.67%) MCSA
8 3 (0.67%) MCSE
8 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.45%) CISM
10 1 (0.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.67%) SLA
2 10 (2.23%) QA
3 5 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.67%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 50 (11.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.78%) Samba
4 5 (1.11%) Docker
5 3 (0.67%) XenApp
6 2 (0.45%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.22%) UAG
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (2.67%) Puppet
2 8 (1.78%) Nagios
2 8 (1.78%) SCCM
3 5 (1.11%) Ansible
4 3 (0.67%) RSA Security Analytics
5 2 (0.45%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.45%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.22%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 66 (14.70%) Microsoft
2 65 (14.48%) Apple
3 60 (13.36%) Oracle
4 33 (7.35%) ATG
5 32 (7.13%) Citrix
6 24 (5.35%) VMware
7 23 (5.12%) Endeca
8 18 (4.01%) Cisco
8 18 (4.01%) HP
9 17 (3.79%) Twitter
10 16 (3.56%) Adobe
10 16 (3.56%) Google
11 13 (2.90%) CyberSource
12 12 (2.67%) Facebook
13 11 (2.45%) Bloomberg
13 11 (2.45%) Reuters
14 10 (2.23%) F5
14 10 (2.23%) iManage
15 9 (2.00%) hybris
15 9 (2.00%) Red Hat
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £ Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 12 months contracts
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £500 day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 12 months contract
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Rate: £180 - £200 per day + plus expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £500 day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, long term contracts
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Rotherham
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 days ago