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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iPad
Rank 19 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.88% 2.44% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 4.49% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £215 £300
% change year-on-year
+67.44% -28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -9.67%
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
42 89 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 37.17% 54.27% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 12
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing iPad as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Watford region with a requirement for iPad.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Application Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Objective-C Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle