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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 32 24
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Contract jobs citing iPad 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.24% 2.21% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.73% 8.33% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Median daily rate £394 £394 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.09 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +36.52% -5.35%  

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 55 72 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 33.33% 26.47% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 59 28
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing iPad as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 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 30 March 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 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) Groovy
2 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (35.71%) Maven
2 5 (35.71%) Gradle
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Toad
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) SQL

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 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) OLTP
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Gradle
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Toad
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Server Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
1 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Business Transformation
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Groovy
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
4 1 (7.14%) Retalix
4 1 (7.14%) Retek
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow