The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iPad
Rank 63 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.18% 0.30% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 1.18% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £382 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
-21.81% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
195 85 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.27% 25.84% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 56 51
Average daily rate £363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £30.38 £27.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.45% +48.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £12.86 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.08 £43.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

iPad
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

iPad Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

iPad
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

iPad Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (50.00%) iPhone
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Avionics
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
4 2 (20.00%) Xcode
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) assyst
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) SNMP
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Xcode
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (30.00%) iPad Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) Project Support Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) iPhone
2 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) SAP