Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 168 199
Rank change year-on-year -34 +31 +15
Contract jobs citing iPad 31 89 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.48% 1.29% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 3.17% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 19
City of London median daily rate £180 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.11% +15.15% +46.05%
10th Percentile £151 £122 £177
90th Percentile £419 £598 £555
Central London median daily rate £175 £300 £425
% change year-on-year -41.67% -29.41% +50.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
City of London median hourly rate - £19.00 £12.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.95% -35.35%
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £12.93
% change year-on-year +13.16% +46.95% -35.35%

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 2,227 2,804 2,395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.80% 40.69% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,621 2,144 1,809
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £306
90th Percentile £688 £725 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £520 £500
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 51 21
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.30% +14.97% -1.58%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.31 £12.52
90th Percentile £48.67 £48.25 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.66% +24.24% -13.16%

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 2019, 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 17 (54.84%) E-Commerce
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
4 12 (38.71%) Windows
5 10 (32.26%) Office 365
6 9 (29.03%) iPhone
6 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (29.03%) DevOps
6 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (25.81%) ITIL
8 7 (22.58%) Python
8 7 (22.58%) LAN
8 7 (22.58%) Groovy
8 7 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (22.58%) Performance Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
8 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
8 7 (22.58%) Docker
8 7 (22.58%) WebPagetest
8 7 (22.58%) Kubernetes
8 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (22.58%) Performance Optimisation
8 7 (22.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
9 6 (19.35%) Android
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) Banking

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 3 (9.68%) Confluence
1 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.45%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Apigee
4 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.23%) Lucidchart
4 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) LAN
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) WAN
4 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 3 (9.68%) Internet
4 3 (9.68%) Skype
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) Firewall
5 2 (6.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) FTP
6 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (6.45%) Big Data
1 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
1 7 (22.58%) WebPagetest
2 5 (16.13%) Gradle
2 5 (16.13%) Maven
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.23%) fastlane
5 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 6 (19.35%) Banking
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) Desktop Support
3 7 (22.58%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Performance Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Web Consultant
4 6 (19.35%) Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Java Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) Kafka
2 2 (6.45%) Software Packaging
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) iPhone
2 7 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.23%) Reinsurance
5 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
3 6 (19.35%) Android
3 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
4 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.45%) Unix
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) E-Commerce
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) DevOps
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 7 (22.58%) Performance Optimisation
4 7 (22.58%) Performance Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.13%) Digital Banking
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.13%) Open Source
6 3 (9.68%) Time Management
7 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Task Automation
7 2 (6.45%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Groovy
1 7 (22.58%) Python
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) Scala
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) Docker
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (6.45%) Ansible
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) Terraform
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Google
3 3 (9.68%) Symantec
4 2 (6.45%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) Ivanti
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Polycom
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) Xamarin