The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 229 210 204
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing iPad 187 209 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.88% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.68% 2.65% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 141 150
Average daily rate
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£416 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £498 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% +16.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.92 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+18.20% +5.75%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6978 7887 8182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 33.06% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4699 5465 5549
Average daily rate £450 £475 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.15%
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 £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 168 193
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
iPad
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 +23 41 £425 +6.25% 16
Wimbledon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 2
Surbiton - - - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 201 (58.09%) iPhone
2 178 (51.45%) Apple iOS
3 164 (47.40%) iOS Development
4 97 (28.03%) Objective-C
5 91 (26.30%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (25.14%) HTML
7 71 (20.52%) TDD
8 69 (19.94%) Scrum
9 67 (19.36%) Xcode
10 63 (18.21%) Finance
11 62 (17.92%) Retail
11 62 (17.92%) E-Commerce
12 60 (17.34%) Java
13 59 (17.05%) Web Services
13 59 (17.05%) Android
14 54 (15.61%) XML
15 51 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
16 50 (14.45%) Cocoa
17 46 (13.29%) CSS
17 46 (13.29%) Windows
18 45 (13.01%) Oracle
19 44 (12.72%) JavaScript
19 44 (12.72%) Subversion
20 41 (11.85%) RESTful
21 40 (11.56%) OO
21 40 (11.56%) Blackberry
22 39 (11.27%) J2EE
23 38 (10.98%) Apple
23 38 (10.98%) Content Management
23 38 (10.98%) Maven

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 31 (8.96%) WebLogic
2 19 (5.49%) MS Exchange
3 18 (5.20%) SharePoint
4 15 (4.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.73%) CMS
9 4 (1.16%) Lync
10 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.87%) SAS
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 31 (8.96%) MS Office
2 20 (5.78%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.31%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.58%) InDesign
5 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.29%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.91%) VPN
2 9 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.31%) Internet
4 6 (1.73%) SAN
4 6 (1.73%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (1.45%) DNS
5 5 (1.45%) LAN
6 4 (1.16%) DHCP
6 4 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.87%) Intranet
7 3 (0.87%) WAN
8 2 (0.58%) Broadband
8 2 (0.58%) Wireless
8 2 (0.58%) Firewall
9 1 (0.29%) Extranet
9 1 (0.29%) 3G
9 1 (0.29%) VoIP
9 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.29%) HTTP
9 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.73%) MySQL
2 5 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.87%) SQLite
4 3 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (0.58%) QlikView
5 2 (0.58%) MS Access
6 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.29%) Redis
6 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 67 (19.36%) Xcode
2 44 (12.72%) Subversion
3 38 (10.98%) Maven
4 32 (9.25%) Ant
5 14 (4.05%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.60%) JIRA
7 8 (2.31%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.45%) PhoneGap
9 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.16%) JUnit
9 4 (1.16%) Selenium
10 3 (0.87%) Mockito
10 3 (0.87%) Hamcrest
11 2 (0.58%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.58%) Hudson
11 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.58%) Robotium
11 2 (0.58%) Calabash
12 1 (0.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 63 (18.21%) Finance
2 62 (17.92%) Retail
3 23 (6.65%) Banking
4 19 (5.49%) Marketing
5 14 (4.05%) Games
6 11 (3.18%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.60%) Legal
7 9 (2.60%) Front Office
8 5 (1.45%) Advertising
8 5 (1.45%) Interactive Media
9 4 (1.16%) Publishing
9 4 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.16%) Law
9 4 (1.16%) Finnish Language
9 4 (1.16%) French Language
9 4 (1.16%) German Language
9 4 (1.16%) Hungarian Language
10 3 (0.87%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.58%) Automotive
11 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 229 (66.18%) Developer
2 146 (42.20%) iOS Developer
3 51 (14.74%) Analyst
4 27 (7.80%) Business Analyst
5 19 (5.49%) Mobile Developer
6 18 (5.20%) Senior Developer
7 15 (4.34%) Support Engineer
8 14 (4.05%) Senior iOS Developer
9 11 (3.18%) Front-End Developer
10 10 (2.89%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (2.89%) Desktop Support
11 9 (2.60%) Agile Business Analyst
12 7 (2.02%) Project Manager
12 7 (2.02%) Support Analyst
12 7 (2.02%) Desktop Engineer
13 6 (1.73%) Team Leader
13 6 (1.73%) Java Developer
13 6 (1.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 6 (1.73%) Android Developer
14 5 (1.45%) iPad Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (25.14%) HTML
2 59 (17.05%) Web Services
3 54 (15.61%) XML
4 50 (14.45%) Cocoa
5 46 (13.29%) CSS
6 41 (11.85%) RESTful
7 39 (11.27%) J2EE
8 37 (10.69%) SOAP
9 36 (10.40%) HTML5
10 33 (9.54%) iOS SDK
11 32 (9.25%) XSD
11 32 (9.25%) XSL
11 32 (9.25%) WSDL
12 27 (7.80%) Cocoa Touch
13 24 (6.94%) CSS3
14 19 (5.49%) JSON
15 17 (4.91%) REST
16 12 (3.47%) jQuery
17 10 (2.89%) .NET
18 9 (2.60%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 201 (58.09%) iPhone
2 40 (11.56%) Blackberry
3 38 (10.98%) Mobile App
4 36 (10.40%) Social Media
5 18 (5.20%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.89%) Fixed Income
6 10 (2.89%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.02%) Online Games
8 6 (1.73%) EMC Centera
9 5 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.16%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (1.16%) Streaming Video
10 4 (1.16%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.16%) Derivative
10 4 (1.16%) Animation
11 3 (0.87%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.87%) Social Network
11 3 (0.87%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.87%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 178 (51.45%) Apple iOS
2 59 (17.05%) Android
3 46 (13.29%) Windows
4 33 (9.54%) Windows 7
5 32 (9.25%) Linux
6 26 (7.51%) Windows XP
7 8 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.02%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.58%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (47.40%) iOS Development
2 91 (26.30%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (20.52%) TDD
4 69 (19.94%) Scrum
5 62 (17.92%) E-Commerce
6 51 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (11.56%) OO
8 38 (10.98%) Content Management
9 35 (10.12%) Waterfall
10 32 (9.25%) ERP
11 27 (7.80%) OOP
12 26 (7.51%) Business Analysis
13 23 (6.65%) ITIL
14 21 (6.07%) Asset Management
15 18 (5.20%) Software Engineering
16 16 (4.62%) Android Development
17 15 (4.34%) Memory Management
18 14 (4.05%) MVC
19 12 (3.47%) B2C
20 11 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (28.03%) Objective-C
2 60 (17.34%) Java
3 44 (12.72%) JavaScript
4 38 (10.98%) Groovy
5 27 (7.80%) SQL
6 19 (5.49%) C++
7 10 (2.89%) C
8 8 (2.31%) C#
9 7 (2.02%) Python
10 6 (1.73%) PHP
11 4 (1.16%) ActionScript
12 3 (0.87%) VBA
12 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.87%) Lingo
12 3 (0.87%) Ruby
12 3 (0.87%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.87%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (0.58%) VB
14 1 (0.29%) Lua
Qualifications
1 19 (5.49%) Degree
2 7 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.29%) MCDST
5 1 (0.29%) MCITP
5 1 (0.29%) MCP
5 1 (0.29%) MCSE
5 1 (0.29%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.09%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.89%) QA
3 6 (1.73%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.73%) XenApp
3 4 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.16%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 7 (2.02%) SCCM
2 6 (1.73%) NetBackup
2 6 (1.73%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.87%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (0.87%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.29%) Nagios
4 1 (0.29%) WSUS
4 1 (0.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 45 (13.01%) Oracle
2 38 (10.98%) Apple
3 35 (10.12%) Endeca
4 34 (9.83%) ATG
4 34 (9.83%) Perforce
5 32 (9.25%) JBoss
5 32 (9.25%) Microsoft
6 17 (4.91%) Citrix
7 14 (4.05%) HP
8 13 (3.76%) Cisco
8 13 (3.76%) Google
9 11 (3.18%) MobileIron
10 10 (2.89%) Charles River
10 10 (2.89%) Facebook
10 10 (2.89%) Symantec
11 9 (2.60%) hybris
12 8 (2.31%) VMware
13 7 (2.02%) EMC
14 6 (1.73%) NetApp
14 6 (1.73%) Brocade
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