Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 197 224
Rank change year-on-year +39 +27 +12
Contract jobs citing iPad 92 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.33% 0.58% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 1.42% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 6
City of London median daily rate £250 £425 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.18% +20.15% +13.19%
10th Percentile £122 £181 £109
90th Percentile £600 £625 £500
Central London median daily rate £250 £425 £282
% change year-on-year -41.18% +50.47% -13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £12.93 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.95% -31.04% +4.62%
10th Percentile £18.50 £12.52 £16.63
90th Percentile £20.00 £17.63 £19.88
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £12.93 £18.75
% change year-on-year +46.95% -31.04% +4.95%

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 2,988 2,537 2,624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.12% 40.53% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,318 1,926 2,134
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £318 £309 £294
90th Percentile £722 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £471
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.10% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 22 42
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.10% -0.79% -7.07%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.50 £11.28
90th Percentile £48.25 £29.77 £46.48
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% -7.07%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 58 (63.04%) E-Commerce
2 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (42.39%) Node.js
4 38 (41.30%) Scrum
5 35 (38.04%) Python
5 35 (38.04%) Groovy
6 32 (34.78%) DevOps
7 31 (33.70%) Kubernetes
7 31 (33.70%) SonarQube
7 31 (33.70%) Sonatype Nexus
8 30 (32.61%) Cloud Foundry
8 30 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
9 29 (31.52%) npm
10 28 (30.43%) BDD
10 28 (30.43%) Docker
10 28 (30.43%) TDD
10 28 (30.43%) Banking
11 27 (29.35%) Jenkins
12 26 (28.26%) Bash Shell
12 26 (28.26%) Gerrit
12 26 (28.26%) Ruby
13 23 (25.00%) Windows
13 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 23 (25.00%) React
14 22 (23.91%) Java
14 22 (23.91%) Maven
14 22 (23.91%) RESTful
15 21 (22.83%) Git (software)
15 21 (22.83%) Ant
15 21 (22.83%) Consul

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 30 (32.61%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (6.52%) Confluence
3 2 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (31.52%) npm
3 16 (17.39%) GitHub
3 16 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (17.39%) Heroku
4 13 (14.13%) IBM Cloud
5 10 (10.87%) PaaS
6 4 (4.35%) Office 365
7 1 (1.09%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) LAN
1 8 (8.70%) WAN
2 3 (3.26%) VPN
3 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.17%) Skype
3 2 (2.17%) VoIP
3 2 (2.17%) Wireless
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.09%) Intranet
4 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.09%) Hazelcast
2 1 (1.09%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (33.70%) SonarQube
1 31 (33.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 27 (29.35%) Jenkins
3 26 (28.26%) Gerrit
4 22 (23.91%) Maven
5 21 (22.83%) Ant
5 21 (22.83%) Git (software)
6 16 (17.39%) GitLab
7 10 (10.87%) IBM UrbanCode
8 7 (7.61%) Mockito
9 6 (6.52%) JIRA
10 3 (3.26%) JUnit
11 1 (1.09%) Selenium
General
1 28 (30.43%) Banking
2 17 (18.48%) Finance
3 4 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Marketing
5 2 (2.17%) Billing
5 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) DevOps Engineer
1 26 (28.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 25 (27.17%) Developer
3 13 (14.13%) Desktop Support
3 13 (14.13%) Senior DevOps
3 13 (14.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Mac Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Node.js Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Deskside Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Deskside Support
7 6 (6.52%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Scrum Master
8 5 (5.43%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) DevOps Specialist
8 5 (5.43%) IT Support
8 5 (5.43%) Kubernetes Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (42.39%) Node.js
2 23 (25.00%) React
3 22 (23.91%) RESTful
4 18 (19.57%) Web Services
5 13 (14.13%) REST
6 7 (7.61%) Express
6 7 (7.61%) Spring
7 4 (4.35%) CSS
7 4 (4.35%) Django
7 4 (4.35%) HTML
7 4 (4.35%) Spring Boot
8 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.26%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.17%) Ajax
9 2 (2.17%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (2.17%) CSS3
9 2 (2.17%) HTML5
9 2 (2.17%) lodash
9 2 (2.17%) PhoneGap
9 2 (2.17%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) iPhone
2 9 (9.78%) Blackberry
3 8 (8.70%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Fintech
5 3 (3.26%) Robotics
5 3 (3.26%) User Experience
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.17%) PDA
7 1 (1.09%) CCTV
7 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.00%) Windows
2 16 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 12 (13.04%) Mac OS X
4 11 (11.96%) Windows 10
5 10 (10.87%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.43%) Android
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.09%) Unix
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (63.04%) E-Commerce
2 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (41.30%) Scrum
4 32 (34.78%) DevOps
5 28 (30.43%) BDD
5 28 (30.43%) TDD
6 14 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (14.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 12 (13.04%) ITIL
9 11 (11.96%) Change Management
10 10 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
11 8 (8.70%) ITSM
11 8 (8.70%) Kanban
12 6 (6.52%) B2C
12 6 (6.52%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (5.43%) Coaching
13 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (5.43%) User Stories
14 4 (4.35%) Machine Learning
14 4 (4.35%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.04%) Groovy
1 35 (38.04%) Python
2 26 (28.26%) Bash Shell
2 26 (28.26%) Ruby
3 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (23.91%) Java
5 11 (11.96%) C#
6 10 (10.87%) C++
7 7 (7.61%) Java 8
8 3 (3.26%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) GCP
2 2 (2.17%) ISO 20022
2 2 (2.17%) PSD2
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 28 (30.43%) Docker
2 16 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.70%) BitLocker
4 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (33.70%) Kubernetes
2 21 (22.83%) Consul
2 21 (22.83%) Mesos
3 14 (15.22%) SCCM
4 10 (10.87%) Ansible
5 1 (1.09%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Apple
1 16 (17.39%) IBM
2 10 (10.87%) Adobe
3 8 (8.70%) HP
4 5 (5.43%) Oracle
5 3 (3.26%) Automation Anywhere
5 3 (3.26%) Blue Prism
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.26%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.17%) Citrix
6 2 (2.17%) Mitel
7 1 (1.09%) Avaya
7 1 (1.09%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco
7 1 (1.09%) FactSet
7 1 (1.09%) Remedy
7 1 (1.09%) Splunk