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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank - 85 89
Contract jobs citing iPad 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.46% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.31% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -27.61%
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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
235 382 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.88% 35.44% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 226 93
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £239 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.25 £16.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +0.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.25 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £38.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) OLE

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) IPv4
1 1 (25.00%) IPv6
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee