The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 25 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 Slough 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 32 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.39% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 1.59% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.92 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.20% +16.68%
Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
77 63 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 30.20% 26.81% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 29
Average daily rate £325 £250 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -39.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £44.50 £162.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.61% +261.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
iPad
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iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Slough

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Deskside Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom