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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 284 280 285
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing iPad 122 132 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 1.74% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 76 86
Average daily rate £291 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.84% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £530 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +14.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £17.08 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £11.66 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+41.53% -24.79%
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
7601 7594 8200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.77% 36.19% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5320 5337 5562
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.20 £51.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +37 16 £282 -26.39% 8
Croydon -14 2 £324 - 2
Hounslow - 1 £488 -
Uxbridge - 1 £213 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 94 (39.17%) iPhone
2 84 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (34.58%) E-Commerce
4 76 (31.67%) Finance
5 70 (29.17%) Windows
6 63 (26.25%) Windows 7
7 61 (25.42%) TDD
8 56 (23.33%) Apple iOS
9 55 (22.92%) Blackberry
10 53 (22.08%) Apple
10 53 (22.08%) Scrum
11 50 (20.83%) RESTful
12 48 (20.00%) iOS Development
12 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 41 (17.08%) JavaScript
13 41 (17.08%) Retail
14 40 (16.67%) Java
15 39 (16.25%) HTML
16 38 (15.83%) MS Office
17 37 (15.42%) Active Directory
17 37 (15.42%) Banking
18 32 (13.33%) Oracle
18 32 (13.33%) OO
18 32 (13.33%) Xcode
18 32 (13.33%) Objective-C
18 32 (13.33%) Git (software)
19 31 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (12.50%) MS Excel
20 30 (12.50%) Web Services
20 30 (12.50%) Payment Gateway

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (8.75%) Node.js
2 18 (7.50%) IBM Notes
3 17 (7.08%) CMS
4 13 (5.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (4.17%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.92%) JBoss
7 7 (2.92%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.67%) Apache TomEE
9 4 (1.67%) LiveLink
9 4 (1.67%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.25%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.83%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.42%) Confluence
12 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (15.83%) MS Office
2 30 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
2 17 (7.08%) Eikon
3 3 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.83%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.83%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.42%) assyst
5 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.50%) GitHub
2 6 (2.50%) Office 365
3 4 (1.67%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.42%) SaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.00%) HTTP
2 9 (3.75%) VoIP
2 9 (3.75%) VPN
3 7 (2.92%) Internet
3 7 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.50%) Firewall
4 6 (2.50%) Wireless
5 5 (2.08%) LAN
5 5 (2.08%) WAN
6 4 (1.67%) LDAP
6 4 (1.67%) Softphone
7 3 (1.25%) DNS
7 3 (1.25%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.25%) MPLS
7 3 (1.25%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.83%) DHCP
8 2 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.83%) VLAN
8 2 (0.83%) WebEx
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.83%) FileMaker
2 2 (0.83%) GIS
2 2 (0.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 32 (13.33%) Xcode
2 29 (12.08%) Jenkins
3 24 (10.00%) JIRA
4 21 (8.75%) Maven
5 16 (6.67%) Selenium
6 14 (5.83%) gulp
7 12 (5.00%) JUnit
7 12 (5.00%) Subversion
8 11 (4.58%) Mockito
8 11 (4.58%) Spock
9 9 (3.75%) Ant
10 6 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (2.08%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.08%) Gradle
11 5 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (1.67%) Grunt
12 4 (1.67%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.25%) Vagrant
14 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
General
1 76 (31.67%) Finance
2 41 (17.08%) Retail
3 37 (15.42%) Banking
4 17 (7.08%) Retail Banking
5 15 (6.25%) Law
5 15 (6.25%) Marketing
6 12 (5.00%) Publishing
7 10 (4.17%) Legal
8 9 (3.75%) Investment Banking
9 6 (2.50%) Front Office
10 4 (1.67%) French Language
11 3 (1.25%) Advertising
11 3 (1.25%) Games
12 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 105 (43.75%) Developer
2 45 (18.75%) iOS Developer
3 40 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 34 (14.17%) Analyst
5 31 (12.92%) Support Engineer
6 28 (11.67%) Desktop Support
7 24 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 22 (9.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 22 (9.17%) Service Desk Support
9 19 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (7.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 16 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 15 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 15 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
12 15 (6.25%) Objective-C Developer
12 15 (6.25%) Service Analyst
12 15 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
13 14 (5.83%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
13 14 (5.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (20.83%) RESTful
2 39 (16.25%) HTML
3 30 (12.50%) Web Services
4 25 (10.42%) J2EE
5 23 (9.58%) Cocoa
6 21 (8.75%) CSS
6 21 (8.75%) React
7 19 (7.92%) SOAP
8 18 (7.50%) WSDL
9 16 (6.67%) RefluxJS
9 16 (6.67%) XML
10 14 (5.83%) JSON
11 12 (5.00%) JSP
12 10 (4.17%) Servlets
12 10 (4.17%) Taglibs
13 9 (3.75%) AngularJS
13 9 (3.75%) Browserify
13 9 (3.75%) Cocoa Touch
14 8 (3.33%) hapi
14 8 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 94 (39.17%) iPhone
2 55 (22.92%) Blackberry
3 28 (11.67%) User Experience
4 22 (9.17%) Social Media
5 14 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (5.00%) Algorithms
7 11 (4.58%) Computer Science
8 10 (4.17%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (2.50%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.08%) BYOD
11 5 (2.08%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.67%) Animation
12 4 (1.67%) Cryptography
12 4 (1.67%) RIA
13 3 (1.25%) FMCG
13 3 (1.25%) Streaming Video
13 3 (1.25%) Video on Demand
14 2 (0.83%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.17%) Windows
2 63 (26.25%) Windows 7
3 56 (23.33%) Apple iOS
4 28 (11.67%) Windows XP
5 23 (9.58%) Android
6 21 (8.75%) Windows Server
7 20 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (7.08%) Linux
9 10 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.75%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.42%) Unix
12 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (34.58%) E-Commerce
3 61 (25.42%) TDD
4 53 (22.08%) Scrum
5 48 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 32 (13.33%) OO
7 31 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (12.08%) Content Management
9 23 (9.58%) BDD
10 21 (8.75%) ITIL
10 21 (8.75%) Unit Testing
11 18 (7.50%) ERP
12 16 (6.67%) OOD
12 16 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 13 (5.42%) CRM
13 13 (5.42%) Mobile Development
14 11 (4.58%) Analytics
14 11 (4.58%) Asset Management
14 11 (4.58%) Pair Programming
15 10 (4.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.08%) JavaScript
2 40 (16.67%) Java
3 32 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 11 (4.58%) Apple Swift
5 8 (3.33%) Groovy
6 7 (2.92%) ES6
6 7 (2.92%) SQL
7 6 (2.50%) C#
8 4 (1.67%) PHP
8 4 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.25%) C
9 3 (1.25%) JSX
9 3 (1.25%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.25%) Python
9 3 (1.25%) Ruby
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.42%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 10 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.33%) Degree
3 4 (1.67%) MCSE
4 3 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (0.83%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.83%) CISM
5 2 (0.83%) CISSP
5 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.42%) ACMT
6 1 (0.42%) MOS
6 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.92%) SLA
2 5 (2.08%) QA
3 2 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (15.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.08%) Docker
2 5 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.83%) XenApp
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.50%) Ansible
2 5 (2.08%) SCCM
3 4 (1.67%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.25%) Puppet
5 2 (0.83%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 53 (22.08%) Apple
2 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (13.33%) Oracle
4 27 (11.25%) Bloomberg
5 23 (9.58%) Reuters
6 22 (9.17%) ATG
7 20 (8.33%) Endeca
8 18 (7.50%) Cisco
8 18 (7.50%) Citrix
8 18 (7.50%) Lotus
9 10 (4.17%) HP
10 8 (3.33%) iManage
10 8 (3.33%) VMware
11 7 (2.92%) Perforce
12 6 (2.50%) Adobe
13 5 (2.08%) Google
13 5 (2.08%) Remedy
14 4 (1.67%) Avaya
14 4 (1.67%) hybris
14 4 (1.67%) MobileIron
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £520 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £190 - £216 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £305 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £280.00 - £284.89 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago