The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 278 226 220
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -6
Contract jobs citing iPad 126 175 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.77% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 2.08% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 120 128
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £309 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £527 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £251 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.42% -21.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.98 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.08% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £22.20 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
iPad
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7742 8397 8528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.93% 37.11% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5353 5935 5878
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 136 189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.04 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in London

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iPad across the London region.

iPad Daily Rate Trend in London

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in London

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the London region.

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in London

iPad
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London -10 29 £260 -42.25% 7
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Osterley - 2 £490 -
Hounslow - 1 £490 -
Ilford - 1 - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 135 (50.37%) iPhone
2 103 (38.43%) Windows
3 98 (36.57%) Apple iOS
4 80 (29.85%) iOS Development
4 80 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (21.64%) E-Commerce
6 56 (20.90%) Windows 7
7 50 (18.66%) Blackberry
7 50 (18.66%) Apple
7 50 (18.66%) Retail
7 50 (18.66%) Objective-C
8 49 (18.28%) Xcode
9 43 (16.04%) Web Services
10 41 (15.30%) HTML
11 39 (14.55%) Scrum
12 38 (14.18%) Finance
13 37 (13.81%) TDD
13 37 (13.81%) Active Directory
14 36 (13.43%) Microsoft
15 35 (13.06%) JavaScript
16 34 (12.69%) Java
16 34 (12.69%) RESTful
17 33 (12.31%) MS Office
17 33 (12.31%) Windows XP
18 32 (11.94%) CSS
18 32 (11.94%) Android
19 31 (11.57%) User Experience
20 28 (10.45%) OO
20 28 (10.45%) Content Management
21 27 (10.07%) DNS

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 25 (9.33%) CMS
2 14 (5.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (5.22%) IIS
3 12 (4.48%) JBoss
3 12 (4.48%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.10%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (2.99%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.24%) Node.js
7 5 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.87%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.87%) Lync
8 4 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.49%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.12%) Apache
9 3 (1.12%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.37%) LiveLink
Applications
1 33 (12.31%) MS Office
2 16 (5.97%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.49%) InDesign
5 3 (1.12%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.99%) Tridion
2 4 (1.49%) Eikon
3 3 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.24%) Office 365
3 3 (1.12%) GitHub
4 2 (0.75%) Yammer
4 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.07%) DNS
2 17 (6.34%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.97%) Firewall
3 16 (5.97%) HTTP
4 13 (4.85%) VPN
5 9 (3.36%) Internet
6 8 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (2.61%) DHCP
7 7 (2.61%) VoIP
8 6 (2.24%) Wireless
8 6 (2.24%) LAN
9 5 (1.87%) Intranet
9 5 (1.87%) Network Security
10 3 (1.12%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.12%) NAS
11 2 (0.75%) WebEx
11 2 (0.75%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.75%) VLAN
11 2 (0.75%) WLAN
11 2 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.37%) EDMS
4 1 (0.37%) MySQL
4 1 (0.37%) QlikView
4 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (18.28%) Xcode
2 19 (7.09%) Subversion
3 15 (5.60%) JIRA
4 12 (4.48%) Ant
4 12 (4.48%) Maven
5 10 (3.73%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.61%) NUnit
7 5 (1.87%) ERwin
7 5 (1.87%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (1.87%) Toad
8 3 (1.12%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.12%) CocoaPods
9 2 (0.75%) Calabash
9 2 (0.75%) Grunt
9 2 (0.75%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.75%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.75%) RequisitePro
10 1 (0.37%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 50 (18.66%) Retail
2 38 (14.18%) Finance
3 20 (7.46%) Banking
4 15 (5.60%) Games
5 12 (4.48%) Publishing
6 11 (4.10%) Spanish Language
7 9 (3.36%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.87%) Marketing
8 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.49%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.12%) Electronics
11 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.75%) Law
12 1 (0.37%) Automotive
12 1 (0.37%) Advertising
12 1 (0.37%) Back Office
12 1 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.37%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 109 (40.67%) Developer
2 76 (28.36%) iOS Developer
3 42 (15.67%) Analyst
4 25 (9.33%) Support Engineer
5 24 (8.96%) Desktop Engineer
5 24 (8.96%) Desktop Support
6 18 (6.72%) Architect
7 17 (6.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 16 (5.97%) Business Analyst
9 14 (5.22%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.48%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (4.10%) Senior iOS Developer
11 11 (4.10%) Web Engineer
11 11 (4.10%) Senior Web Engineer
11 11 (4.10%) Operations Engineer
11 11 (4.10%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 8 (2.99%) Agile Business Analyst
12 8 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (2.61%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (16.04%) Web Services
2 41 (15.30%) HTML
3 34 (12.69%) RESTful
4 32 (11.94%) CSS
5 23 (8.58%) .NET
5 23 (8.58%) HTML5
6 22 (8.21%) J2EE
7 21 (7.84%) XML
8 19 (7.09%) SOAP
9 17 (6.34%) Cocoa
9 17 (6.34%) REST
9 17 (6.34%) JSON
10 14 (5.22%) CSS3
11 13 (4.85%) ASP.NET
12 12 (4.48%) jQuery
12 12 (4.48%) WSDL
12 12 (4.48%) XSD
12 12 (4.48%) XSL
13 9 (3.36%) AngularJS
14 7 (2.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 135 (50.37%) iPhone
2 50 (18.66%) Blackberry
3 31 (11.57%) User Experience
4 19 (7.09%) Mobile App
5 17 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (5.97%) Social Media
7 14 (5.22%) Streaming Video
8 10 (3.73%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.61%) Animation
9 7 (2.61%) Smartphone
9 7 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.49%) Open Source
12 3 (1.12%) Fixed Income
12 3 (1.12%) DataPower
12 3 (1.12%) Over-the-Top Content
13 2 (0.75%) Psychology
13 2 (0.75%) Derivative
13 2 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 103 (38.43%) Windows
2 98 (36.57%) Apple iOS
3 56 (20.90%) Windows 7
4 33 (12.31%) Windows XP
5 32 (11.94%) Android
6 21 (7.84%) Mac OS X
7 17 (6.34%) Linux
8 11 (4.10%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.99%) UNIX
10 7 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.87%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.12%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (29.85%) iOS Development
1 80 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (21.64%) E-Commerce
3 39 (14.55%) Scrum
4 37 (13.81%) TDD
5 28 (10.45%) OO
5 28 (10.45%) Content Management
6 23 (8.58%) ITIL
7 22 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (5.97%) DevOps
9 15 (5.60%) Project Management
9 15 (5.60%) BDD
10 13 (4.85%) Waterfall
11 12 (4.48%) Use Case
11 12 (4.48%) Unit Testing
11 12 (4.48%) ERP
11 12 (4.48%) OOD
11 12 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (4.10%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.10%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.66%) Objective-C
2 35 (13.06%) JavaScript
3 34 (12.69%) Java
4 16 (5.97%) C#
5 12 (4.48%) Groovy
6 8 (2.99%) SQL
7 7 (2.61%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.24%) Ruby
8 6 (2.24%) PHP
9 5 (1.87%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.87%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.12%) C
10 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.12%) VBA
10 3 (1.12%) Python
11 2 (0.75%) C++
11 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.37%) Scala
12 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 20 (7.46%) Degree
2 9 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.37%) MCSE
6 1 (0.37%) PhD
6 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.24%) SLA
2 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 37 (13.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.87%) Firmware
3 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.37%) XenApp
4 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (4.10%) SCCM
1 11 (4.10%) Puppet
1 11 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.24%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.12%) SCOM
4 2 (0.75%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 50 (18.66%) Apple
2 36 (13.43%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.96%) ATG
4 21 (7.84%) Oracle
5 20 (7.46%) Adobe
6 17 (6.34%) Bloomberg
6 17 (6.34%) Endeca
7 16 (5.97%) Cisco
8 14 (5.22%) Sitecore
9 12 (4.48%) Reuters
9 12 (4.48%) Perforce
10 11 (4.10%) Barracuda Networks
10 11 (4.10%) hybris
11 10 (3.73%) SAP
11 10 (3.73%) HP
12 9 (3.36%) VMware
13 6 (2.24%) Sybase
13 6 (2.24%) Citrix
13 6 (2.24%) Remedy
14 4 (1.49%) ServiceNow
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