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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 208 218 190
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Contract jobs citing iPad 47 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.26% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 0.97% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 14
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£348 £290 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.82% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £140 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £410 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £13.54 £15.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% -12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £10.30 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.11 £17.90 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
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
2697 2482 1835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.12% 27.12% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1404 1308 878
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 152 178
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -29.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -24.98%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +3 17 £400 - 3
Hampshire -4 14 - - 1
Berkshire -7 7 £233 -22.50% 1
Surrey -3 6 £675 +382.14% 3
Oxfordshire -18 2 £223 - 1
West Sussex -18 1 - -
Kent - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 64 (80.00%) iPhone
2 54 (67.50%) Apple iOS
3 48 (60.00%) iOS Development
4 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (35.00%) Objective-C
6 23 (28.75%) Apple
7 22 (27.50%) Xcode
8 20 (25.00%) Scrum
8 20 (25.00%) Finance
9 19 (23.75%) iOS SDK
10 17 (21.25%) Mobile App
11 16 (20.00%) MVC
11 16 (20.00%) Banking
12 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
12 14 (17.50%) Windows
13 13 (16.25%) Blackberry
13 13 (16.25%) Android
14 12 (15.00%) Cocoa
14 12 (15.00%) Cocoa Touch
14 12 (15.00%) Windows 7
15 11 (13.75%) HTML5
15 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
15 11 (13.75%) HTML
16 10 (12.50%) MS Office
16 10 (12.50%) SOAP
16 10 (12.50%) Web Services
16 10 (12.50%) TDD
16 10 (12.50%) RESTful
17 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
17 9 (11.25%) Subversion

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.75%) Lync
2 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Magento
2 1 (1.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) HTTP
2 4 (5.00%) LAN
3 3 (3.75%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) CDMA
3 3 (3.75%) GSM
4 2 (2.50%) SNMP
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (1.25%) VoIP
5 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Big Data
1 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (27.50%) Xcode
2 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.25%) Subversion
3 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.75%) eggPlant
3 3 (3.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.75%) Selenium
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
4 2 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 16 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Games
4 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Avionics
5 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (67.50%) Developer
2 43 (53.75%) iOS Developer
3 8 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (8.75%) iPad Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Android Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Tester
6 3 (3.75%) Desktop Support
6 3 (3.75%) Software Tester
6 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
6 3 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (2.50%) Administrator
7 2 (2.50%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) iOS SDK
2 12 (15.00%) Cocoa
2 12 (15.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 11 (13.75%) HTML5
3 11 (13.75%) HTML
4 10 (12.50%) SOAP
4 10 (12.50%) Web Services
4 10 (12.50%) RESTful
5 7 (8.75%) PhoneGap
5 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.25%) CSS3
6 5 (6.25%) CSS
7 3 (3.75%) .NET
7 3 (3.75%) jQuery
8 2 (2.50%) Ajax
8 2 (2.50%) JSON
8 2 (2.50%) XML
8 2 (2.50%) Sencha Touch
9 1 (1.25%) Sass
9 1 (1.25%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 64 (80.00%) iPhone
2 17 (21.25%) Mobile App
3 13 (16.25%) Blackberry
4 6 (7.50%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.75%) User Experience
6 3 (3.75%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.50%) CMDB
7 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Social Media
8 1 (1.25%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.25%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 54 (67.50%) Apple iOS
2 14 (17.50%) Windows
3 13 (16.25%) Android
4 12 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.50%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.50%) Linux
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.00%) Scrum
4 16 (20.00%) MVC
5 10 (12.50%) TDD
6 8 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.00%) ITIL
7 7 (8.75%) OO
8 6 (7.50%) Android Development
9 5 (6.25%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) Kanban
10 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (3.75%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.75%) Incident Management
12 2 (2.50%) Business Analysis
12 2 (2.50%) Use Case
12 2 (2.50%) Release Management
12 2 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) Objective-C
2 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.25%) Java
4 4 (5.00%) SQL
5 3 (3.75%) VBScript
5 3 (3.75%) VB
6 2 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) MCSE
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) SCCM
2 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Apple
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.50%) HP
4 3 (3.75%) Citrix
4 3 (3.75%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) ATG
5 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) Symantec
5 2 (2.50%) Dell
5 2 (2.50%) hybris
5 2 (2.50%) Sencha
5 2 (2.50%) Facebook
5 2 (2.50%) Demandware
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco
6 1 (1.25%) Informatica
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) Cognos
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) Altiris
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