The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Oxfordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 49 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing iPad 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.37% 0.65% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.20% 4.00% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
91 75 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.70% 16.30% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 45
Average daily rate £350 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 20
Average hourly rate £28.50 £17.50 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.85% -21.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.87 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.07 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
iPad
South East

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

iPad
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 2 £450 -
iPad
South East

iPad
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (60.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Xcode
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (20.00%) REST

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Xcode
2 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Trainer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Trainer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) iPad Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter