The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 31 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 Milton Keynes 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 69 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing iPad 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.22% 0.28% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 1.40% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £16.92 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +5.75%
Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
184 143 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.54% 20.06% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 72 44
Average daily rate £363 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 14
Average hourly rate £16.13 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £12.80 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £22.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
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iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) WAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Server Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (25.00%) WAMP
1 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Veeam