The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 73 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iPad 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% - 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% - 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£233 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
250 278 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.20% 26.89% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 131 84
Average daily rate £400 £348 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £181 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 21
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Reading

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Xcode
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 2 (50.00%) Sencha Touch
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Sencha
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) .NET

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Xcode
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (50.00%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) UIKit
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Sencha