The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 -  
Contract jobs citing iPad 5 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.30% 5.62% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.20% 15.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 0
Median daily rate £485 £418 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.16% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £215
% change year-on-year +1.35% +72.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.94 £14.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year -0.46% -18.45%  

iPad is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 61 88 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 28.11% 35.34% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 82 29
Median daily rate £463 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Median hourly rate £165.00 £21.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +685.71% -24.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +27.77%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing iPad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for iPad in Croydon

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Croydon

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in Croydon over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPad in Croydon

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for iPad.

1 7 (58.33%) Guidewire
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Gradle
2 4 (33.33%) Groovy
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Toad
5 1 (8.33%) OLTP
5 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) OLTP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Gradle
1 4 (33.33%) Maven
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (8.33%) Toad
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Groovy
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Guidewire
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle