Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 195 206
Rank change year-on-year +38 +11 -3
Contract jobs citing iPad 17 55 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.81% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 2.18% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 9
Median daily rate £240 £229 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +20.39% -55.29%
Central London median daily rate £240 £200 £200
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -52.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +1.28% -
10th Percentile £12.20 £16.25 £18.54
90th Percentile £35.00 £22.00 £21.50
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year -5.32% +1.28% -

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 1,450 2,520 2,912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.77% 37.26% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,045 1,852 2,269
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £283 £300 £313
90th Percentile £700 £688 £725
Central London median daily rate £510 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 41 53
Median hourly rate £25.72 £19.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.61% -10.47% +13.16%
10th Percentile £12.42 £14.00 £12.65
90th Percentile £52.25 £37.50 £48.45
Median hourly rate £26.72 £20.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +31.95% -5.81% +13.16%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing iPad as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing iPad in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for iPad in the City of London

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing iPad in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for iPad in the City of London

iPad
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing iPad in the City of London over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for iPad in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 11 (64.71%) Banking
2 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Android
3 6 (35.29%) iPhone
3 6 (35.29%) Office 365
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
4 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (29.41%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec
5 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (23.53%) Polycom
5 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (23.53%) Node.js
5 4 (23.53%) 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 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Azure
2 3 (17.65%) GCP
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (11.76%) Apigee
3 2 (11.76%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) KDB
2 1 (5.88%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) CircleCI
3 2 (11.76%) Travis CI
4 1 (5.88%) GitLab
4 1 (5.88%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (64.71%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) BPM Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Deskside Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) KDB Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) jBPM
2 2 (11.76%) React
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) Drools
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) iPhone
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) PKI
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Android
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Banking
4 2 (11.76%) GitOps
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Microservices
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Go
4 2 (11.76%) Groovy
5 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Docker
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Istio
4 1 (5.88%) Ansible
4 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Polycom
1 4 (23.53%) Symantec
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) ForgeRock