The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 11 July 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 West 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 123 109 121
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Contract jobs citing iPad 13 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.14% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 0.70% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£244 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £240 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £360 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £190.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.92 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+18.20% +5.75%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
572 426 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.25% 20.28% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 234 295
Average daily rate £353 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 32 44
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -53.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
iPad
England

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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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
Gloucestershire - 4 £188 -
Bristol - 3 £300 - 2
Wiltshire -7 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - - 2
Dorset - - - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) iPhone
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (40.74%) Apple
4 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
4 10 (37.04%) VPN
4 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (37.04%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (33.33%) Citrix
5 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
8 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
8 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
8 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (18.52%) vSphere
8 5 (18.52%) XenApp
8 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
8 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (18.52%) Android
8 5 (18.52%) VMware
8 5 (18.52%) AppSense

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (18.52%) MS Exchange
1 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Lync
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Trello
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
1 10 (37.04%) VPN
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) IPv4
2 4 (14.81%) IPv6
2 4 (14.81%) LAN
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) PhoneGap
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Xcode
4 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Designer
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) HTML5
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (11.11%) Sass
5 3 (11.11%) LESS
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (11.11%) Ext JS
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) UIKit
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) DHTML
6 1 (3.70%) Flash
6 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
6 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) iPhone
2 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
4 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
5 3 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 5 (18.52%) Android
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (37.04%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) CRM
2 3 (11.11%) MVC
2 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Business Development
4 1 (3.70%) Test Management
4 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.70%) TDD
4 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (18.52%) XenApp
1 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
1 5 (18.52%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) WSUS
1 4 (14.81%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Apple
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) AppSense
5 4 (14.81%) McAfee
6 3 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (11.11%) Avaya
7 2 (7.41%) Capita
8 1 (3.70%) IronPort
8 1 (3.70%) Trustwave
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
8 1 (3.70%) BMC
8 1 (3.70%) Lotus
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