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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 79 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing iPad 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 0.30% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 1.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £380 £233 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -9.67%
iPad
Berkshire

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
302 261 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.35% 26.28% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 132 150
Average daily rate £425 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £40.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (100.00%) GCIA
1 4 (100.00%) GCIH
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Qualys
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) NetWitness
4 1 (25.00%) RSA Archer
4 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (25.00%) F5

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) GCIA
1 4 (100.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) NetWitness
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm