The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 226 229 204
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Contract jobs citing iPad 41 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 0.71% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 16
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£233 £295 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.18% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £140 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £418 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £233 £251 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.46% -22.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £11.58 £12.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.62%
iPad
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2859 2658 2072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.41% 27.30% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 1422 1014
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 156 182
Average hourly rate £18.90 £20.25 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £49.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in the South East

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

iPad
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +12 15 £394 +35.77% 1
Hampshire - 9 £210 -
Berkshire +9 8 £233 -22.50% 1
Surrey +7 7 £650 +364.28% 5
Kent - 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire -15 2 £223 -50.55% 1
West Sussex -16 1 - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 68 (79.07%) iPhone
2 60 (69.77%) Apple iOS
3 54 (62.79%) iOS Development
4 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (39.53%) Objective-C
6 28 (32.56%) Xcode
7 25 (29.07%) Apple
8 22 (25.58%) Scrum
8 22 (25.58%) Finance
9 21 (24.42%) iOS SDK
9 21 (24.42%) Mobile App
10 18 (20.93%) MVC
10 18 (20.93%) Banking
11 16 (18.60%) Cocoa
12 15 (17.44%) Cocoa Touch
13 13 (15.12%) HTML5
13 13 (15.12%) Android
13 13 (15.12%) Mobile Development
13 13 (15.12%) HTML
13 13 (15.12%) Web Services
14 12 (13.95%) Windows
14 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
15 11 (12.79%) Blackberry
15 11 (12.79%) JavaScript
15 11 (12.79%) RESTful
16 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
16 10 (11.63%) Git (software)
16 10 (11.63%) SOAP
16 10 (11.63%) TDD
17 9 (10.47%) Subversion

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.49%) Lync
2 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Magento
2 1 (1.16%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) CDMA
2 3 (3.49%) GSM
2 3 (3.49%) LAN
2 3 (3.49%) WAN
3 2 (2.33%) SNMP
3 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.16%) VPN
4 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.16%) Wireless
4 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.16%) QlikView
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (32.56%) Xcode
2 10 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.47%) Subversion
4 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.49%) eggPlant
5 3 (3.49%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (3.49%) Selenium
6 2 (2.33%) JIRA
6 2 (2.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 22 (25.58%) Finance
2 18 (20.93%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Games
5 2 (2.33%) Advertising
5 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.33%) Avionics
6 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Publishing
6 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (69.77%) Developer
2 49 (56.98%) iOS Developer
3 8 (9.30%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (8.14%) iPad Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.49%) Tester
6 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.49%) Lead Developer
6 3 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (3.49%) Software Tester
6 3 (3.49%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (3.49%) Android Developer
7 2 (2.33%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (2.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 2 (2.33%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (2.33%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (2.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (2.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.42%) iOS SDK
2 16 (18.60%) Cocoa
3 15 (17.44%) Cocoa Touch
4 13 (15.12%) Web Services
4 13 (15.12%) HTML
4 13 (15.12%) HTML5
5 11 (12.79%) RESTful
6 10 (11.63%) SOAP
7 9 (10.47%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.14%) PhoneGap
9 6 (6.98%) XML
9 6 (6.98%) JSON
10 5 (5.81%) CSS3
10 5 (5.81%) CSS
11 3 (3.49%) .NET
11 3 (3.49%) OpenGL
11 3 (3.49%) REST
11 3 (3.49%) jQuery
12 2 (2.33%) Ajax
12 2 (2.33%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 68 (79.07%) iPhone
2 21 (24.42%) Mobile App
3 11 (12.79%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.98%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.81%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.49%) User Experience
6 3 (3.49%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.16%) CMDB
8 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.16%) PDA
8 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (69.77%) Apple iOS
2 13 (15.12%) Android
3 12 (13.95%) Windows
4 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.65%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.65%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.33%) Linux
7 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.79%) iOS Development
2 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.58%) Scrum
4 18 (20.93%) MVC
5 13 (15.12%) Mobile Development
6 10 (11.63%) TDD
7 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.14%) OO
9 6 (6.98%) ITIL
9 6 (6.98%) Android Development
10 5 (5.81%) Kanban
11 4 (4.65%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.65%) Project Management
12 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
12 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (3.49%) Memory Management
12 3 (3.49%) Test Automation
13 2 (2.33%) Customer Engagement
13 2 (2.33%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.53%) Objective-C
2 11 (12.79%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.81%) Java
4 4 (4.65%) SQL
5 3 (3.49%) VBScript
5 3 (3.49%) VB
6 2 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) MCSE
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) SCCM
2 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Apple
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.98%) HP
4 3 (3.49%) Citrix
4 3 (3.49%) VMware
5 2 (2.33%) ATG
5 2 (2.33%) hybris
5 2 (2.33%) Sencha
5 2 (2.33%) Demandware
5 2 (2.33%) Facebook
5 2 (2.33%) Dell
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) Cognos
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco
6 1 (1.16%) Informatica
6 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.16%) Symantec
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle
6 1 (1.16%) Altiris
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