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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 203 199 185
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing iPad 46 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 1.66% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 15
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£344 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +7.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -57.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £9.95 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £17.55 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.54 £16.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-21.64% -14.34%
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
2541 2227 1766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.71% 26.44% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1321 1164 808
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £217 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 135 178
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.38 £20.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.97 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -19 11 £400 +14.28% 2
Hampshire -12 9 - - 2
West Sussex - 9 £350 -
Surrey +5 7 £425 +142.85% 2
Berkshire 0 5 £323 -28.33% 3
Oxfordshire -13 5 £225 -33.33% 1
Kent - - - - 1
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 65 (76.47%) iPhone
2 55 (64.71%) Apple iOS
3 47 (55.29%) iOS Development
4 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (34.12%) Objective-C
6 24 (28.24%) Scrum
7 23 (27.06%) Mobile App
8 22 (25.88%) Cocoa Touch
8 22 (25.88%) Cocoa
8 22 (25.88%) Windows
9 21 (24.71%) MS Office
9 21 (24.71%) Apple
9 21 (24.71%) Blackberry
10 20 (23.53%) SOAP
10 20 (23.53%) TDD
10 20 (23.53%) RESTful
11 19 (22.35%) Web Services
12 18 (21.18%) HTTP
12 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.00%) Subversion
13 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 17 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (18.82%) ITIL
15 15 (17.65%) Finance
15 15 (17.65%) Windows 7
16 14 (16.47%) Kanban
16 14 (16.47%) Android
17 13 (15.29%) Active Directory
18 12 (14.12%) Data Structures
19 11 (12.94%) HP

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.88%) IBM Notes
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.35%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (24.71%) MS Office
2 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) assyst
1 2 (2.35%) Magento
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) HTTP
2 8 (9.41%) VPN
3 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.53%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.53%) SAN
4 3 (3.53%) CDMA
4 3 (3.53%) GSM
4 3 (3.53%) LAN
5 2 (2.35%) Wireless
5 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 2 (2.35%) SNMP
6 1 (1.18%) Internet
6 1 (1.18%) VoIP
6 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Subversion
1 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.76%) Xcode
3 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.53%) eggPlant
3 3 (3.53%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.53%) Selenium
4 2 (2.35%) JIRA
4 2 (2.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
3 3 (3.53%) Back Office
3 3 (3.53%) Advertising
4 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.35%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 49 (57.65%) Developer
2 38 (44.71%) iOS Developer
3 14 (16.47%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Deskside Support
5 8 (9.41%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Deskside Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Android Developer
8 4 (4.71%) iPad Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Deskside Support Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Software Tester
9 3 (3.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Tester
9 3 (3.53%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.88%) Cocoa Touch
1 22 (25.88%) Cocoa
2 20 (23.53%) SOAP
2 20 (23.53%) RESTful
3 19 (22.35%) Web Services
4 9 (10.59%) iOS SDK
5 5 (5.88%) .NET
6 4 (4.71%) PhoneGap
7 3 (3.53%) HTML5
7 3 (3.53%) HTML
8 2 (2.35%) CSS
8 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.35%) CSS3
9 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (1.18%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (1.18%) Sass
9 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.18%) jQuery
9 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (1.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (76.47%) iPhone
2 23 (27.06%) Mobile App
3 21 (24.71%) Blackberry
4 12 (14.12%) Data Structures
5 11 (12.94%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.53%) User Experience
6 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.53%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.53%) PDA
6 3 (3.53%) CMDB
7 1 (1.18%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (64.71%) Apple iOS
2 22 (25.88%) Windows
3 15 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 14 (16.47%) Android
5 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.06%) Mac OS X
6 5 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.35%) Linux
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
8 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) iOS Development
2 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.24%) Scrum
4 20 (23.53%) TDD
5 17 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (18.82%) ITIL
7 14 (16.47%) Kanban
8 8 (9.41%) MVC
9 7 (8.24%) OO
9 7 (8.24%) Android Development
10 5 (5.88%) Project Management
10 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.88%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.88%) Service Management
10 5 (5.88%) ITSM
11 3 (3.53%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.53%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.53%) Data Protection
11 3 (3.53%) Release Management
12 2 (2.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.12%) Objective-C
2 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.06%) Java
4 4 (4.71%) C#
4 4 (4.71%) SQL
5 3 (3.53%) VBScript
5 3 (3.53%) VB
6 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Degree
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.35%) MCSE
2 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (3.53%) SCCM
1 3 (3.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Apple
2 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.94%) HP
4 5 (5.88%) Lotus
5 4 (4.71%) Citrix
6 3 (3.53%) Facebook
6 3 (3.53%) Symantec
6 3 (3.53%) VMware
7 2 (2.35%) ATG
7 2 (2.35%) SAP
7 2 (2.35%) Demandware
7 2 (2.35%) hybris
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) Adobe
8 1 (1.18%) Dell
8 1 (1.18%) Sophos
8 1 (1.18%) Informatica
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle
8 1 (1.18%) Google
8 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
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