The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 123 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing iPad 22 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.40% 1.50% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 2
Median daily rate £384 £419 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.35% +71.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £289
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-19.97% -6.69%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
915 866 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.00% 27.00% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 567 437
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 54 48
Median hourly rate £24.00 £39.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +105.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing iPad as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iPad across the South West region.

iPad Daily Rate Trend in the South West

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPad across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

iPad Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the South West region.

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

iPad
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 14 £393 - 2
Wiltshire -6 4 £375 -21.05% 1
Devon +8 2 £300 -
Somerset +15 1 £213 -39.28%
Bristol -8 1 £500 +21.21%
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iPad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for iPad.

1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 9 (21.43%) Network Security
4 9 (21.43%) Firewall
4 9 (21.43%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) Java
4 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 8 (19.05%) Linux
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 7 (16.67%) Unix
6 7 (16.67%) HTTP
6 7 (16.67%) iPhone
7 6 (14.29%) tcpdump
7 6 (14.29%) NAS
7 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (14.29%) Puppet
7 6 (14.29%) F5
7 6 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 6 (14.29%) VPN
7 6 (14.29%) HTTPS
7 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 6 (14.29%) Nagios
7 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) NetApp
7 6 (14.29%) Windows
7 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
1 1 (2.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
1 9 (21.43%) Network Security
2 7 (16.67%) HTTP
3 6 (14.29%) FTP
3 6 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 6 (14.29%) IPsec
3 6 (14.29%) LDAP
3 6 (14.29%) NAS
3 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (14.29%) tcpdump
3 6 (14.29%) VPN
3 6 (14.29%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.38%) MQTT
4 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.38%) DB2
2 1 (2.38%) OLTP
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.76%) Xcode
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) Gradle
3 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.38%) JUnit
3 1 (2.38%) PVCS
3 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.38%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) iOS Developer
4 3 (7.14%) IT Support
4 3 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Migration Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) J2EE
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) CSS
2 3 (7.14%) CSS3
2 3 (7.14%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) RequireJS
2 3 (7.14%) Sass
2 3 (7.14%) SOAP
2 3 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (4.76%) Cocoa
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 2 (4.76%) JSON
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.38%) JAXB
4 1 (2.38%) XSD
4 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) iPhone
2 3 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Unix
3 6 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (7.14%) Android
4 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 6 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps
5 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Web Development
6 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 3 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) Perl
2 6 (14.29%) Python
2 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Samba
1 6 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Nagios
1 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.38%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
1 9 (21.43%) VMware
2 6 (14.29%) F5
2 6 (14.29%) NetApp
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Apple
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) Guidewire
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) Planview