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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 214 199 186
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Contract jobs citing iPad 52 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 1.64% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 10
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£320 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £161 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £285
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £10.30 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.90 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -20.00%
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
2622 2376 1785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.75% 26.83% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1243 817
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 148 189
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -8 17 £394 +5.00% 2
Hampshire 0 14 - - 2
Berkshire 0 8 £266 -11.25% 5
Surrey +2 5 £400 +153.96% 3
Oxfordshire -11 4 £225 - 1
West Sussex -13 4 £375 -
Kent - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (78.16%) iPhone
2 59 (67.82%) Apple iOS
3 52 (59.77%) iOS Development
4 35 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (34.48%) Objective-C
6 24 (27.59%) Apple
7 23 (26.44%) Scrum
7 23 (26.44%) Mobile App
8 18 (20.69%) Cocoa Touch
8 18 (20.69%) Cocoa
8 18 (20.69%) Xcode
8 18 (20.69%) Blackberry
8 18 (20.69%) Windows
9 17 (19.54%) Finance
10 16 (18.39%) TDD
10 16 (18.39%) MS Office
10 16 (18.39%) SOAP
10 16 (18.39%) Web Services
10 16 (18.39%) Android
10 16 (18.39%) RESTful
11 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
11 15 (17.24%) iOS SDK
11 15 (17.24%) Active Directory
11 15 (17.24%) Subversion
12 14 (16.09%) HTTP
12 14 (16.09%) Windows 7
12 14 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
14 12 (13.79%) ITIL
14 12 (13.79%) Banking

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (11.49%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.60%) Lync
2 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.30%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) MS Office
2 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) assyst
1 2 (2.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) HTTP
2 5 (5.75%) LAN
2 5 (5.75%) VPN
3 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.60%) WAN
4 3 (3.45%) CDMA
4 3 (3.45%) GSM
5 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.30%) SNMP
5 2 (2.30%) Wireless
5 2 (2.30%) SAN
6 1 (1.15%) Internet
6 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.15%) QlikView
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Xcode
2 15 (17.24%) Subversion
2 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.45%) eggPlant
3 3 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.45%) Selenium
4 2 (2.30%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Games
3 3 (3.45%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.30%) Back Office
4 2 (2.30%) Avionics
5 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (66.67%) Developer
2 43 (49.43%) iOS Developer
3 14 (16.09%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Deskside Support
5 7 (8.05%) iPad Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Desktop Support
6 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Android Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.45%) Tester
8 3 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Software Tester
9 2 (2.30%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) Cocoa
1 18 (20.69%) Cocoa Touch
2 16 (18.39%) SOAP
2 16 (18.39%) Web Services
2 16 (18.39%) RESTful
3 15 (17.24%) iOS SDK
4 8 (9.20%) HTML5
4 8 (9.20%) HTML
5 7 (8.05%) PhoneGap
6 5 (5.75%) CSS3
6 5 (5.75%) .NET
6 5 (5.75%) CSS
7 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.45%) jQuery
9 2 (2.30%) XML
9 2 (2.30%) Ajax
9 2 (2.30%) JSON
9 2 (2.30%) Sencha Touch
10 1 (1.15%) Sass
10 1 (1.15%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 68 (78.16%) iPhone
2 23 (26.44%) Mobile App
3 18 (20.69%) Blackberry
4 11 (12.64%) Data Structures
5 10 (11.49%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.45%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.45%) CMDB
6 3 (3.45%) User Experience
7 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.30%) PDA
8 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.15%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 59 (67.82%) Apple iOS
2 18 (20.69%) Windows
3 16 (18.39%) Android
4 14 (16.09%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.90%) Mac OS X
6 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.30%) Linux
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.77%) iOS Development
2 35 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (26.44%) Scrum
4 16 (18.39%) TDD
5 14 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (13.79%) MVC
6 12 (13.79%) ITIL
7 11 (12.64%) Kanban
8 8 (9.20%) OO
9 7 (8.05%) Android Development
10 6 (6.90%) Project Management
11 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.45%) Release Management
12 3 (3.45%) Test Automation
12 3 (3.45%) ITIL V3
13 2 (2.30%) Customer Engagement
13 2 (2.30%) Data Protection
13 2 (2.30%) Time Management
13 2 (2.30%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) Objective-C
2 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.90%) Java
4 5 (5.75%) SQL
5 4 (4.60%) C#
6 3 (3.45%) VBScript
6 3 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) MCSE
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) SCCM
2 3 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (27.59%) Apple
2 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.20%) HP
4 4 (4.60%) Citrix
5 3 (3.45%) SAP
5 3 (3.45%) Symantec
5 3 (3.45%) VMware
5 3 (3.45%) Facebook
6 2 (2.30%) ATG
6 2 (2.30%) hybris
6 2 (2.30%) Sencha
6 2 (2.30%) Demandware
6 2 (2.30%) Lotus
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle
7 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.15%) Google
7 1 (1.15%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.15%) Sophos
7 1 (1.15%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.15%) Cognos
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