Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 228 221
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 +15
Contract jobs citing iPad 30 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.77% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 20
City of London median daily rate £410 £450 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +39.53% -7.86%
10th Percentile £225 £103 £143
90th Percentile £575 £513 £665
Central London median daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year - +30.77% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
City of London median hourly rate £14.97 £25.00 £18.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.14% +31.65% +46.08%
10th Percentile £12.52 £17.75 £16.85
90th Percentile £18.49 £32.25 £26.00
Central London median hourly rate £17.85 £25.00 £18.99
% change year-on-year -28.60% +31.65% +35.64%

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 3104 2738 3574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.41% 41.15% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2413 2135 2834
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £713 £675 £664
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 56
City of London median hourly rate £22.26 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.25 £55.00 £42.12
Central London median hourly rate £21.31 £18.45 £20.00
% change year-on-year +15.51% -7.75% +14.29%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for iPad.

1 18 (60.00%) iPhone
2 14 (46.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) Windows
5 9 (30.00%) Apple
6 8 (26.67%) Blackberry
6 8 (26.67%) Banking
6 8 (26.67%) Apple iOS
6 8 (26.67%) iOS Development
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (20.00%) OOP
8 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) C++
9 5 (16.67%) LAN
9 5 (16.67%) JIRA
9 5 (16.67%) Android
9 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (13.33%) Software Architecture
10 4 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
10 4 (13.33%) Core Animation
10 4 (13.33%) Animation
10 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
10 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
10 4 (13.33%) Dell
10 4 (13.33%) Jenkins

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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.00%) Gerrit
3 3 (10.00%) Maven
3 3 (10.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.67%) Xcode
5 1 (3.33%) git-flow
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) iOS Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Support
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Core Animation
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) RESTful
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) iOS SDK
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (6.67%) WebKit
4 1 (3.33%) CSS3
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) iPhone
2 8 (26.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (13.33%) Animation
3 4 (13.33%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) CESG
5 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (16.67%) Android
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.33%) Solaris
7 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) iOS Development
3 6 (20.00%) OOP
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Android Development
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.33%) Software Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Workflow
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C++
2 4 (13.33%) Apple Swift
2 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
3 3 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) COBIT
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Ansible
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Apple
3 4 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.33%) Canon
5 1 (3.33%) Charles River
5 1 (3.33%) FactSet
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Nokia
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.33%) Splunk
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec