The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 101 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing iPad 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.51% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 1.61% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £300 £650 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +364.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -9.67%
iPad
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
493 436 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.26% 31.89% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 204 206
Average daily rate £450 £388 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 20 50
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.31 £15.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £51.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPad across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) iPhone
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (75.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (75.00%) Apple
2 6 (75.00%) QuarkXPress
2 6 (75.00%) Intranet
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) FileMaker
2 6 (75.00%) Adobe
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Wyse
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Altiris
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) QuarkXPress
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
1 6 (75.00%) Intranet
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) FileMaker
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Mac Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) iPhone
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe
1 6 (75.00%) Apple
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) Wyse
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Altiris