The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 21 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.06% 3.81% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.00% 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £11.74 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+40.54% -25.46%
iPad
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
25 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 26.60% 47.62% 42.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 7
Average daily rate £413 £413 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £225 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in Watford

iPad
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Application Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle