The first 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 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 South East 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 226 198 221
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Contract jobs citing iPad 20 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 2.05% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 18
Average daily rate £290 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £155 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.25 £17.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2062 1561 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.25% 18.63% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 731 919
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 159 198
Average hourly rate £19.50 £26.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +0.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
iPad
England

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 2014.

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 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -18 7 £300 +50.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £290 - 2
Surrey -14 3 £140 -65.00% 3
West Sussex +2 2 £382 -
Oxfordshire -2 2 £450 -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 3
Kent - - - - 2
Middlesex - - - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 35 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 30 (47.62%) iPhone
3 23 (36.51%) iOS Development
4 20 (31.75%) Objective-C
4 20 (31.75%) Apple
5 19 (30.16%) Android
6 16 (25.40%) HTML
7 14 (22.22%) Xcode
7 14 (22.22%) jQuery
8 13 (20.63%) Windows
8 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
9 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
10 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (15.87%) Blackberry
11 10 (15.87%) Project Management
12 9 (14.29%) CSS
12 9 (14.29%) Ajax
12 9 (14.29%) iOS SDK
13 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
13 8 (12.70%) Web Services
13 8 (12.70%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (11.11%) Citrix
14 7 (11.11%) XSD
14 7 (11.11%) Cocoa
15 6 (9.52%) Scrum
15 6 (9.52%) VPN
15 6 (9.52%) Marketing
15 6 (9.52%) Android SDK
15 6 (9.52%) Android Development

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (7.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (6.35%) Confluence
2 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) VPN
2 4 (6.35%) LDAP
2 4 (6.35%) HTTP
3 3 (4.76%) Firewall
4 2 (3.17%) VoIP
4 2 (3.17%) WAN
4 2 (3.17%) Wireless
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) MySQL
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Xcode
2 5 (7.94%) JIRA
3 4 (6.35%) PhoneGap
3 4 (6.35%) Subversion
3 4 (6.35%) JUnit
4 2 (3.17%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.59%) Calabash
General
1 8 (12.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (9.52%) Marketing
3 5 (7.94%) Retail
4 4 (6.35%) Finance
4 4 (6.35%) Legal
5 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.76%) Dutch Language
6 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) iOS Developer
3 4 (6.35%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (6.35%) Analyst
3 4 (6.35%) Architect
3 4 (6.35%) Technical Leader
4 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (4.76%) Programmer
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (4.76%) Designer
5 2 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.17%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (3.17%) iPhone Developer
5 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.17%) Consultant
5 2 (3.17%) Desktop Support
5 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) HTML
2 14 (22.22%) jQuery
3 9 (14.29%) iOS SDK
3 9 (14.29%) CSS
3 9 (14.29%) Ajax
4 8 (12.70%) Web Services
5 7 (11.11%) Cocoa
5 7 (11.11%) XSD
6 6 (9.52%) Android SDK
7 5 (7.94%) Spring
7 5 (7.94%) Spring MVC
7 5 (7.94%) .NET
8 4 (6.35%) XML
8 4 (6.35%) JSP
8 4 (6.35%) JSON
8 4 (6.35%) HTML5
8 4 (6.35%) REST
8 4 (6.35%) CSS3
9 3 (4.76%) SOAP
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (47.62%) iPhone
2 10 (15.87%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.35%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.17%) Handset
6 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Telematics
6 1 (1.59%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 35 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 19 (30.16%) Android
3 13 (20.63%) Windows
4 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.35%) UNIX
6 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.17%) Linux
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) iOS Development
2 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.87%) Project Management
4 6 (9.52%) Scrum
4 6 (9.52%) Android Development
5 5 (7.94%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
5 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.94%) MVC
6 4 (6.35%) SEO
6 4 (6.35%) Validation
6 4 (6.35%) CRM
6 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.35%) SOA
6 4 (6.35%) B2C
6 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.35%) TDD
6 4 (6.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) Objective-C
2 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.94%) C#
3 5 (7.94%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) GMP
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Apple
2 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) Citrix
4 5 (7.94%) hybris
5 4 (6.35%) Xamarin
5 4 (6.35%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 3 (4.76%) Symantec
6 3 (4.76%) McAfee
6 3 (4.76%) Altiris
7 2 (3.17%) Lotus
7 2 (3.17%) Telerik
8 1 (1.59%) Polycom
8 1 (1.59%) VMware
8 1 (1.59%) SAP
8 1 (1.59%) Adobe
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) Avaya
8 1 (1.59%) Facebook
8 1 (1.59%) Twitter
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