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 3 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 284 233 208
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -25
Contract jobs citing iPad 136 183 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.78% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 2.08% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 125 147
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £232 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 12
Average hourly rate £17.98 £25.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.08% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.56 £25.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £25.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £16.92
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +10.81%
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
8456 8810 9415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.06% 37.46% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5883 5932 6359
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 167 203
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -14.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £14.04 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -32 17 £370 -12.85% 7
Ilford - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £250 -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 127 (46.18%) iPhone
2 105 (38.18%) Windows
3 92 (33.45%) Apple iOS
4 91 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (28.00%) iOS Development
6 59 (21.45%) E-Commerce
7 57 (20.73%) Retail
8 56 (20.36%) Windows 7
9 51 (18.55%) Objective-C
10 49 (17.82%) Active Directory
10 49 (17.82%) Microsoft
11 48 (17.45%) Scrum
12 47 (17.09%) Xcode
12 47 (17.09%) Web Services
13 46 (16.73%) TDD
14 45 (16.36%) HTML
15 44 (16.00%) Apple
15 44 (16.00%) Blackberry
16 41 (14.91%) Android
17 39 (14.18%) RESTful
18 38 (13.82%) User Experience
19 35 (12.73%) Finance
20 33 (12.00%) ITIL
20 33 (12.00%) MS Office
20 33 (12.00%) OO
21 32 (11.64%) DNS
22 31 (11.27%) CSS
22 31 (11.27%) Content Management
23 30 (10.91%) Java
24 28 (10.18%) MS Excel

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 27 (9.82%) CMS
2 14 (5.09%) WebLogic
2 14 (5.09%) JBoss
3 13 (4.73%) MS Exchange
4 12 (4.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.00%) IIS
6 8 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (2.91%) Lync
6 8 (2.91%) Node.js
7 6 (2.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.45%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.09%) Kentico
10 3 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.09%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (12.00%) MS Office
2 28 (10.18%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.45%) InDesign
3 4 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (2.18%) Tridion
2 4 (1.45%) Fredhopper
3 3 (1.09%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Eikon
4 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.91%) Office 365
3 4 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.09%) GitHub
4 3 (1.09%) Yammer
4 3 (1.09%) Veeva
5 1 (0.36%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.64%) DNS
2 24 (8.73%) TCP/IP
3 18 (6.55%) Firewall
4 15 (5.45%) HTTP
5 11 (4.00%) DHCP
6 10 (3.64%) LAN
6 10 (3.64%) VPN
7 9 (3.27%) VoIP
7 9 (3.27%) Network Security
8 7 (2.55%) Wireless
9 6 (2.18%) Internet
10 5 (1.82%) HTTPS
10 5 (1.82%) VLAN
11 4 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.09%) Cisco IPT
12 3 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.09%) NAS
12 3 (1.09%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.09%) MPLS
12 3 (1.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.09%) SQLite
2 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.73%) MySQL
3 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.73%) Redis
4 1 (0.36%) Big Data
4 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (17.09%) Xcode
2 25 (9.09%) Subversion
3 18 (6.55%) Git (software)
4 14 (5.09%) Maven
4 14 (5.09%) Ant
5 13 (4.73%) JIRA
6 7 (2.55%) NUnit
7 5 (1.82%) CocoaPods
7 5 (1.82%) Toad
7 5 (1.82%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (1.82%) ERwin
8 2 (0.73%) RSpec
8 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.73%) Grunt
9 1 (0.36%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.36%) Bower
9 1 (0.36%) Appium
9 1 (0.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 57 (20.73%) Retail
2 35 (12.73%) Finance
3 22 (8.00%) Publishing
4 17 (6.18%) Banking
5 16 (5.82%) Games
6 10 (3.64%) Investment Banking
7 9 (3.27%) Marketing
8 5 (1.82%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.09%) Front Office
10 3 (1.09%) Electronics
11 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.36%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 104 (37.82%) Developer
2 61 (22.18%) iOS Developer
3 39 (14.18%) Analyst
4 24 (8.73%) Desktop Support
4 24 (8.73%) Architect
4 24 (8.73%) Support Engineer
5 22 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 15 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 15 (5.45%) Support Analyst
7 14 (5.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (5.09%) Project Manager
8 12 (4.36%) Business Analyst
8 12 (4.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 12 (4.36%) Mobile Developer
9 11 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
9 11 (4.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 11 (4.00%) Web Engineer
9 11 (4.00%) Senior Web Engineer
9 11 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.09%) Web Services
2 45 (16.36%) HTML
3 39 (14.18%) RESTful
4 31 (11.27%) CSS
5 24 (8.73%) JSON
6 23 (8.36%) .NET
6 23 (8.36%) Cocoa
7 22 (8.00%) XML
8 19 (6.91%) J2EE
8 19 (6.91%) SOAP
9 18 (6.55%) HTML5
10 14 (5.09%) REST
10 14 (5.09%) XSD
10 14 (5.09%) XSL
10 14 (5.09%) WSDL
11 13 (4.73%) UIKit
12 11 (4.00%) AngularJS
12 11 (4.00%) iOS SDK
12 11 (4.00%) CSS3
13 9 (3.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 127 (46.18%) iPhone
2 44 (16.00%) Blackberry
3 38 (13.82%) User Experience
4 24 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.55%) Mobile App
6 15 (5.45%) Social Media
7 13 (4.73%) Streaming Video
7 13 (4.73%) Smartphone
8 10 (3.64%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.55%) Animation
9 7 (2.55%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.45%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.09%) NHS
12 2 (0.73%) PKI
12 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.73%) BYOD
13 1 (0.36%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 105 (38.18%) Windows
2 92 (33.45%) Apple iOS
3 56 (20.36%) Windows 7
4 41 (14.91%) Android
5 23 (8.36%) Windows XP
6 22 (8.00%) Linux
7 14 (5.09%) Windows 8
8 11 (4.00%) Mac OS X
9 8 (2.91%) UNIX
10 6 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.82%) Windows Phone
11 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (28.00%) iOS Development
3 59 (21.45%) E-Commerce
4 48 (17.45%) Scrum
5 46 (16.73%) TDD
6 33 (12.00%) ITIL
6 33 (12.00%) OO
7 31 (11.27%) Content Management
8 27 (9.82%) BDD
9 24 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (8.00%) Unit Testing
11 20 (7.27%) OOP
11 20 (7.27%) SDLC
12 18 (6.55%) Mobile Development
13 17 (6.18%) OOD
14 15 (5.45%) CRM
14 15 (5.45%) B2C
14 15 (5.45%) Project Management
15 14 (5.09%) ERP
15 14 (5.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.55%) Objective-C
2 30 (10.91%) Java
3 27 (9.82%) JavaScript
4 17 (6.18%) C#
5 14 (5.09%) Groovy
6 13 (4.73%) Apple Swift
7 11 (4.00%) SQL
8 7 (2.55%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.18%) PHP
9 6 (2.18%) Ruby
10 5 (1.82%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.09%) Python
11 3 (1.09%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.73%) C++
12 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.73%) XAML
12 2 (0.73%) C
13 1 (0.36%) Scala
13 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (6.91%) Degree
2 10 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.18%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (1.09%) MCSE
8 1 (0.36%) MCP
8 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.64%) SLA
2 2 (0.73%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (17.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.73%) Firmware
5 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (5.45%) SCCM
2 11 (4.00%) Puppet
2 11 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.09%) SCOM
4 2 (0.73%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.73%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 44 (16.00%) Apple
3 22 (8.00%) Oracle
4 21 (7.64%) ATG
5 20 (7.27%) Endeca
6 19 (6.91%) VMware
6 19 (6.91%) Bloomberg
7 15 (5.45%) Cisco
8 14 (5.09%) Perforce
9 13 (4.73%) Adobe
10 12 (4.36%) Reuters
10 12 (4.36%) Sitecore
10 12 (4.36%) hybris
11 11 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
12 10 (3.64%) HP
13 8 (2.91%) Dell
13 8 (2.91%) Altiris
14 7 (2.55%) SAP
15 6 (2.18%) Citrix
16 5 (1.82%) Sybase
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