Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple iPad
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 211 228
Rank change year-on-year +49 +17 +20
Contract jobs citing iPad 98 39 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.40% 0.57% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.23% 1.34% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 11
City of London median daily rate £513 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.39% -6.94% +63.64%
10th Percentile £122 £261 £413
90th Percentile £600 £575 £513
Central London median daily rate £500 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +37.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 1
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.06% -2.86% -2.67%
10th Percentile £18.05 £12.52 £16.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £18.70 £18.75
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year +33.69% +6.86% -2.67%

iPad is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,034 2,903 2,786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.41% 42.76% 40.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,363 2,203 2,253
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +1.06%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £306
90th Percentile £713 £699 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 34 25
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.94% +6.58% -9.52%
10th Percentile £13.09 £12.59 £11.25
90th Percentile £37.09 £33.25 £73.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £18.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.12% +7.71% -16.67%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing iPad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for iPad in the City of London

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing iPad in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in the City of London

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPad in the City of London

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing iPad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for iPad.

1 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.96%) E-Commerce
3 43 (43.88%) Scrum
4 39 (39.80%) Banking
5 38 (38.78%) Python
6 36 (36.73%) TDD
6 36 (36.73%) BDD
7 34 (34.69%) Groovy
7 34 (34.69%) DevOps
7 34 (34.69%) Apple
8 33 (33.67%) Kubernetes
9 32 (32.65%) Maven
10 31 (31.63%) Windows
11 30 (30.61%) iPhone
12 29 (29.59%) Jenkins
13 28 (28.57%) Git (software)
13 28 (28.57%) Docker
14 27 (27.55%) Cloud Foundry
14 27 (27.55%) Sonatype Nexus
14 27 (27.55%) Amazon AWS
15 26 (26.53%) Apple iOS
15 26 (26.53%) Node.js
15 26 (26.53%) npm
16 25 (25.51%) Consul
16 25 (25.51%) Ant
16 25 (25.51%) Windows 7
16 25 (25.51%) Mesos
16 25 (25.51%) SonarQube
17 22 (22.45%) Google Cloud Platform
17 22 (22.45%) Java

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 27 (27.55%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (7.14%) Confluence
2 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (27.55%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (26.53%) npm
3 22 (22.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (20.41%) GitHub
4 20 (20.41%) Heroku
5 19 (19.39%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (4.08%) Office 365
7 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.27%) LAN
1 13 (13.27%) WAN
2 6 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (5.10%) ADSL
3 5 (5.10%) DHCP
3 5 (5.10%) DNS
3 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.10%) WebEx
3 5 (5.10%) Wireless
4 2 (2.04%) Internet
4 2 (2.04%) Intranet
4 2 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.04%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) Skype
5 1 (1.02%) VoIP
5 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) Big Data
1 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.02%) Hazelcast
2 1 (1.02%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (1.02%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 32 (32.65%) Maven
2 29 (29.59%) Jenkins
3 28 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 27 (27.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 25 (25.51%) Ant
5 25 (25.51%) SonarQube
6 20 (20.41%) Gerrit
6 20 (20.41%) GitLab
7 10 (10.20%) Mockito
8 9 (9.18%) JUnit
9 7 (7.14%) JIRA
10 6 (6.12%) Gradle
11 2 (2.04%) fastlane
12 1 (1.02%) CircleCI
12 1 (1.02%) CocoaPods
12 1 (1.02%) Selenium
12 1 (1.02%) Travis CI
12 1 (1.02%) Xcode
General
1 39 (39.80%) Banking
2 16 (16.33%) Finance
3 9 (9.18%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.16%) Spanish Language
5 5 (5.10%) Billing
6 3 (3.06%) Marketing
7 1 (1.02%) Back Office
7 1 (1.02%) Digital Economy
7 1 (1.02%) Front Office
7 1 (1.02%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 28 (28.57%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 26 (26.53%) Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Senior DevOps
3 17 (17.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 15 (15.31%) Analyst
5 13 (13.27%) IT Support
6 12 (12.24%) Support Analyst
7 11 (11.22%) Desktop Support
8 10 (10.20%) IT Analyst
8 10 (10.20%) IT Support Analyst
8 10 (10.20%) Java Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Support Engineer
9 9 (9.18%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (8.16%) Investment Banking Java Developer
10 8 (8.16%) Mac Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Deskside Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Deskside Support
11 6 (6.12%) Deskside Support Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.53%) Node.js
2 17 (17.35%) REST
3 14 (14.29%) React
4 11 (11.22%) RESTful
5 10 (10.20%) CSS
5 10 (10.20%) HTML
5 10 (10.20%) Spring
6 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
6 9 (9.18%) Hibernate
7 8 (8.16%) Ajax
8 5 (5.10%) Django
9 4 (4.08%) lodash
9 4 (4.08%) Ramda
9 4 (4.08%) React Native
10 3 (3.06%) Apache Cordova
10 3 (3.06%) PhoneGap
11 2 (2.04%) CSS3
11 2 (2.04%) HTML5
11 2 (2.04%) iOS SDK
11 2 (2.04%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.61%) iPhone
2 14 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 10 (10.20%) User Experience
4 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.16%) Fintech
4 8 (8.16%) Smartphone
5 5 (5.10%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.06%) Robotics
8 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.04%) PDA
8 2 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.02%) Apple TV
9 1 (1.02%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (1.02%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.02%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.63%) Windows
2 26 (26.53%) Apple iOS
3 25 (25.51%) Windows 7
4 21 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 20 (20.41%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.06%) Android
6 3 (3.06%) Unix
7 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.96%) E-Commerce
3 43 (43.88%) Scrum
4 36 (36.73%) BDD
4 36 (36.73%) TDD
5 34 (34.69%) DevOps
6 17 (17.35%) ITIL
7 12 (12.24%) Kanban
8 11 (11.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 11 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (10.20%) Change Management
9 10 (10.20%) Multithreading
10 9 (9.18%) Creative Thinking
10 9 (9.18%) Front End Development
10 9 (9.18%) MVC
10 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.16%) ITSM
12 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.78%) Python
2 34 (34.69%) Groovy
3 22 (22.45%) Java
4 20 (20.41%) Bash Shell
4 20 (20.41%) Ruby
5 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.20%) Java 8
7 7 (7.14%) Scala
8 6 (6.12%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.06%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.04%) ES6
10 2 (2.04%) ES7
11 1 (1.02%) C#
11 1 (1.02%) PHP
11 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (8.16%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) MCSA
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.41%) GCP
2 2 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 28 (28.57%) Docker
2 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
3 13 (13.27%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (33.67%) Kubernetes
2 25 (25.51%) Consul
2 25 (25.51%) Mesos
3 12 (12.24%) SCCM
4 5 (5.10%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.04%) Ansible
5 2 (2.04%) Terraform
6 1 (1.02%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (34.69%) Apple
2 22 (22.45%) IBM
3 10 (10.20%) Adobe
4 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.16%) HP
5 8 (8.16%) McAfee
6 6 (6.12%) Cisco
7 3 (3.06%) Automation Anywhere
7 3 (3.06%) Blue Prism
7 3 (3.06%) UiPath
8 2 (2.04%) Google
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle
8 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.02%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.02%) Citrix
9 1 (1.02%) FactSet
9 1 (1.02%) Mitel
9 1 (1.02%) Remedy
9 1 (1.02%) Splunk