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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 230 214 206
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Contract jobs citing iPad 21 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 1.33% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 18
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.34% -37.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £140 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £408 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £251 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.42% -22.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Average hourly rate - £19.38 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £17.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-2.37% +6.15%
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
2865 2557 2232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.66% 28.47% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1381 1067
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 150 148
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.60 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 9 £425 +165.62% 1
Surrey +13 6 £650 +306.25% 3
Berkshire +3 4 £215 -32.28%
Kent - 4 - - 2
Hampshire -5 3 £213 -42.37% 2
Sussex - 2 £213 -
West Sussex -19 1 - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 58 (81.69%) iPhone
2 55 (77.46%) Apple iOS
3 48 (67.61%) iOS Development
4 35 (49.30%) Objective-C
5 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (40.85%) Xcode
7 25 (35.21%) Apple
8 23 (32.39%) iOS SDK
9 21 (29.58%) Mobile App
10 20 (28.17%) Finance
11 19 (26.76%) MVC
12 18 (25.35%) Cocoa
12 18 (25.35%) Banking
13 17 (23.94%) Scrum
13 17 (23.94%) Cocoa Touch
14 14 (19.72%) Web Services
15 13 (18.31%) HTML
15 13 (18.31%) HTML5
16 12 (16.90%) RESTful
16 12 (16.90%) Mobile Development
17 11 (15.49%) Android
18 10 (14.08%) SOAP
19 9 (12.68%) XML
19 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
20 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
20 8 (11.27%) TDD
20 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
20 8 (11.27%) HTTP
21 7 (9.86%) Blackberry

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) Lync
2 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) HTTP
2 3 (4.23%) CDMA
2 3 (4.23%) GSM
2 3 (4.23%) WAN
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.41%) Wireless
4 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) QlikView
1 1 (1.41%) SQLite
1 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (40.85%) Xcode
2 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.86%) Subversion
4 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.23%) Selenium
5 3 (4.23%) eggPlant
6 2 (2.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 20 (28.17%) Finance
2 18 (25.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.41%) Publishing
5 1 (1.41%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 52 (73.24%) Developer
2 46 (64.79%) iOS Developer
3 6 (8.45%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (5.63%) iPad Developer
4 4 (5.63%) Analyst
5 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
5 3 (4.23%) Lead Developer
5 3 (4.23%) Coordinator
5 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Tester
5 3 (4.23%) Software Tester
5 3 (4.23%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (4.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile Web Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (2.82%) IT Support
6 2 (2.82%) Android Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) iOS SDK
2 18 (25.35%) Cocoa
3 17 (23.94%) Cocoa Touch
4 14 (19.72%) Web Services
5 13 (18.31%) HTML
5 13 (18.31%) HTML5
6 12 (16.90%) RESTful
7 10 (14.08%) SOAP
8 9 (12.68%) XML
8 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
9 7 (9.86%) JSON
10 6 (8.45%) REST
11 5 (7.04%) CSS
11 5 (7.04%) CSS3
12 4 (5.63%) PhoneGap
12 4 (5.63%) OpenGL
13 3 (4.23%) .NET
13 3 (4.23%) jQuery
14 2 (2.82%) Sencha Touch
14 2 (2.82%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 58 (81.69%) iPhone
2 21 (29.58%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.86%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.86%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.04%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.23%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.41%) Social Media
7 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.41%) User Experience
7 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 55 (77.46%) Apple iOS
2 11 (15.49%) Android
3 7 (9.86%) Windows
4 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (67.61%) iOS Development
2 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) MVC
4 17 (23.94%) Scrum
5 12 (16.90%) Mobile Development
6 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.27%) TDD
8 5 (7.04%) OO
8 5 (7.04%) Kanban
9 4 (5.63%) Memory Management
10 3 (4.23%) ITIL
10 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.23%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.23%) Android Development
11 2 (2.82%) Time Management
11 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.82%) Project Management
12 1 (1.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) Objective-C
2 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.04%) Java
4 3 (4.23%) VBScript
4 3 (4.23%) VB
5 2 (2.82%) C#
5 2 (2.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Apple
2 5 (7.04%) HP
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) Facebook
4 2 (2.82%) Sencha
4 2 (2.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) Cognos
5 1 (1.41%) Dell
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (1.41%) Altiris
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
Alton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
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