Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 549 503 540
Rank change year-on-year -46 +37 +95
Contract jobs citing iPad 214 118 86
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.82% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 52 51
10th Percentile £150 £123 £135
25th Percentile £159 £213 £178
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £288 £463 £500
Median % change year-on-year -37.84% -7.50% -
75th Percentile £750 £575 £588
90th Percentile £800 £624 £1,000
UK median daily rate £275 £438 £481
% change year-on-year -37.14% -9.09% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 3
10th Percentile £20.68 - £14.35
25th Percentile £20.75 £12.25 £14.88
Median hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year +30.30% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £22.25 £21.00 £18.38
90th Percentile £22.38 £22.80 £19.05
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +65.38% -14.75% +1.67%

iPad is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,532 14,406 13,014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.30% 31.10% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,144 9,627 8,621
10th Percentile £307 £289 £259
25th Percentile £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £480
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
75th Percentile £675 £613 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 638 558 526
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.25 £12.61
25th Percentile £17.50 £16.12 £16.00
Median hourly rate £26.74 £25.75 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year +3.84% +14.44% +7.14%
75th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £44.44
90th Percentile £67.50 £60.00 £53.00
UK median hourly rate £26.98 £25.14 £23.00
% change year-on-year +7.32% +9.30% +11.68%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing iPad as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for iPad in England

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing iPad in England.

Daily rate trend for iPad in England

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing iPad in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for iPad in England

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing iPad in England.

Hourly rate trend for iPad in England

iPad
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -43 107 £608 +21.50% 15
South East -11 44 £225 -14.29% 5
North of England -35 37 £168 -50.37% 28
North West -19 23 £168 +39.58% 20
Yorkshire -31 13 £381 -12.86% 8
South West -19 12 £150 -25.00% 4
Midlands -48 10 £275 +118.25% 6
East of England -24 8 £169 -48.08% 4
East Midlands -19 4 £850 +794.74% 2
West Midlands -45 4 £263 +108.33% 4
North East -10 1 £700 +7.69%
iPad
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for iPad.

1 110 (51.40%) E-Commerce
2 77 (35.98%) AWS
3 71 (33.18%) Windows
4 68 (31.78%) Microservices
5 63 (29.44%) iPhone
6 61 (28.50%) Agile
6 61 (28.50%) CI/CD
7 60 (28.04%) Windows 10
8 56 (26.17%) Java
9 51 (23.83%) Active Directory
9 51 (23.83%) Microsoft 365
10 50 (23.36%) Full Stack Development
11 49 (22.90%) Kafka
11 49 (22.90%) GCP
12 46 (21.50%) DevOps
12 46 (21.50%) NoSQL
13 45 (21.03%) Software Engineering
13 45 (21.03%) Azure
14 44 (20.56%) MongoDB
15 43 (20.09%) Kubernetes
16 37 (17.29%) Finance
17 36 (16.82%) JavaScript
17 36 (16.82%) Jenkins
17 36 (16.82%) Terraform
18 35 (16.36%) Serverless
18 35 (16.36%) Node.js
19 34 (15.89%) Social Skills
20 33 (15.42%) React
20 33 (15.42%) Android
21 32 (14.95%) Microsoft Office

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 24 (11.21%) Apache Spark
2 17 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.07%) Apache
4 11 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.14%) MS Exchange
4 11 (5.14%) nginx
5 8 (3.74%) Apache Solr
5 8 (3.74%) Skype for Business
6 7 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.34%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (2.34%) Confluence
8 4 (1.87%) Apache Pulsar
8 4 (1.87%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.93%) CMS
9 2 (0.93%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.47%) MTS
Applications
1 32 (14.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.93%) Sketch
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.47%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Shopify
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 77 (35.98%) AWS
2 51 (23.83%) Microsoft 365
3 49 (22.90%) GCP
4 45 (21.03%) Azure
5 35 (16.36%) Serverless
6 28 (13.08%) AWS Lambda
7 25 (11.68%) GitHub
8 15 (7.01%) OneDrive
9 13 (6.07%) Mimecast
10 10 (4.67%) AWS Step Functions
10 10 (4.67%) IaaS
10 10 (4.67%) OpenShift
11 9 (4.21%) Algolia
11 9 (4.21%) PaaS
12 8 (3.74%) Amazon EKS
12 8 (3.74%) Apigee
13 6 (2.80%) Cloud Composer
14 5 (2.34%) Amazon ECS
14 5 (2.34%) Collibra
14 5 (2.34%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.68%) TCP/IP
2 24 (11.21%) DNS
3 22 (10.28%) VPN
4 14 (6.54%) VoIP
5 10 (4.67%) DHCP
6 9 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (3.74%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (2.34%) SAN
9 4 (1.87%) Internet
10 2 (0.93%) LAN
10 2 (0.93%) Skype
10 2 (0.93%) Telepresence
10 2 (0.93%) WAN
10 2 (0.93%) WebEx
11 1 (0.47%) 2G
11 1 (0.47%) Firewall
11 1 (0.47%) Softphone
11 1 (0.47%) Wireless
11 1 (0.47%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.50%) NoSQL
2 44 (20.56%) MongoDB
3 22 (10.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (8.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 14 (6.54%) MySQL
6 11 (5.14%) Big Data
6 11 (5.14%) DB2
7 8 (3.74%) IBM InfoSphere
7 8 (3.74%) SQL Server
8 7 (3.27%) BigQuery
8 7 (3.27%) Cloud Spanner
8 7 (3.27%) HBase
8 7 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.80%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.80%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.80%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.87%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.87%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.87%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 36 (16.82%) Jenkins
2 19 (8.88%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.61%) Cypress.io
4 11 (5.14%) GitLab
5 9 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.74%) JIRA
7 7 (3.27%) SonarQube
8 5 (2.34%) Xcode
9 4 (1.87%) fastlane
9 4 (1.87%) JUnit
9 4 (1.87%) Maven
9 4 (1.87%) Spinnaker
10 3 (1.40%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.40%) CMake
11 2 (0.93%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.93%) CocoaPods
11 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.93%) Subversion
11 2 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (17.29%) Finance
2 34 (15.89%) Social Skills
3 29 (13.55%) Retail
4 17 (7.94%) Banking
5 8 (3.74%) Marketing
6 7 (3.27%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.87%) Front Office
8 4 (1.87%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.93%) Electronics
10 2 (0.93%) Games
10 2 (0.93%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Law
11 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (15.42%) 2nd Line Support
2 31 (14.49%) Developer
2 31 (14.49%) Support Engineer
3 30 (14.02%) Analyst
4 28 (13.08%) AWS Engineer
5 24 (11.21%) Architect
6 21 (9.81%) Support Analyst
7 17 (7.94%) Desktop Support
7 17 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (7.01%) Software Engineer
9 14 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 13 (6.07%) Desktop Engineer
11 12 (5.61%) Consultant
11 12 (5.61%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 12 (5.61%) iOS Developer
11 12 (5.61%) Server Engineer
11 12 (5.61%) Serverless Engineer
12 11 (5.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 11 (5.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (5.14%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (22.90%) Kafka
2 35 (16.36%) Node.js
3 33 (15.42%) React
4 25 (11.68%) REST
5 20 (9.35%) GraphQL
6 18 (8.41%) PySpark
7 12 (5.61%) Jest
8 11 (5.14%) Next.js
8 11 (5.14%) OAuth
8 11 (5.14%) Serverless Framework
9 10 (4.67%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (4.21%) CSS
10 9 (4.21%) HTML
11 8 (3.74%) Django
11 8 (3.74%) HTML5
11 8 (3.74%) JSON
11 8 (3.74%) RESTful
11 8 (3.74%) Spring
12 7 (3.27%) OpenID
13 6 (2.80%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 63 (29.44%) iPhone
2 20 (9.35%) Blackberry
3 12 (5.61%) Cloud Native
4 11 (5.14%) BYOD
4 11 (5.14%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.34%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.34%) Smartphone
5 5 (2.34%) User Experience
5 5 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.87%) Blog
6 4 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.40%) NHS
7 3 (1.40%) Replication
8 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.47%) Animation
9 1 (0.47%) EPoS
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.47%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (33.18%) Windows
2 60 (28.04%) Windows 10
3 33 (15.42%) Android
4 19 (8.88%) Windows 7
5 18 (8.41%) Apple iOS
6 14 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (6.07%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (6.07%) Windows Server 2019
8 11 (5.14%) Linux
9 10 (4.67%) Mac OS X
10 9 (4.21%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.40%) Alpine Linux
11 3 (1.40%) CentOS
12 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.93%) Unix
12 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (51.40%) E-Commerce
2 68 (31.78%) Microservices
3 61 (28.50%) Agile
3 61 (28.50%) CI/CD
4 50 (23.36%) Full Stack Development
5 46 (21.50%) DevOps
6 45 (21.03%) Software Engineering
7 29 (13.55%) Data Engineering
8 27 (12.62%) TDD
9 26 (12.15%) BDD
10 20 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (9.35%) Scrum
11 19 (8.88%) Data Modelling
12 18 (8.41%) ITSM
13 17 (7.94%) Migration
13 17 (7.94%) Use Case
14 15 (7.01%) Incident Management
14 15 (7.01%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (6.07%) Event-Driven
15 13 (6.07%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.17%) Java
2 36 (16.82%) JavaScript
3 26 (12.15%) Python
3 26 (12.15%) Scala
4 24 (11.21%) SQL
5 23 (10.75%) TypeScript
6 18 (8.41%) Apple Swift
7 13 (6.07%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.67%) Objective-C
8 10 (4.67%) PHP
9 9 (4.21%) Ruby
10 7 (3.27%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.80%) Go
12 5 (2.34%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.40%) C++
13 3 (1.40%) Groovy
13 3 (1.40%) Rust
14 2 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (2.34%) AWS Certification
1 5 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.87%) MCSA
2 4 (1.87%) MCSE
3 3 (1.40%) A+ Certification
3 3 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.93%) Degree
4 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) CISM
5 1 (0.47%) CISSP
5 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.47%) MCTS
5 1 (0.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.87%) SLA
2 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.93%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 51 (23.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.07%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.80%) Docker
3 6 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.87%) Firmware
5 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (20.09%) Kubernetes
2 36 (16.82%) Terraform
3 15 (7.01%) SCCM
4 13 (6.07%) Microsoft Intune
5 11 (5.14%) AirWatch
6 7 (3.27%) Ansible
7 4 (1.87%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 4 (1.87%) Grafana
7 4 (1.87%) Kibana
7 4 (1.87%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.40%) Argo
8 3 (1.40%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.93%) Puppet
10 1 (0.47%) MIIS
10 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.41%) Apple
3 16 (7.48%) Cisco
4 14 (6.54%) Google
5 12 (5.61%) Oracle
5 12 (5.61%) Remedy
6 10 (4.67%) SAP
7 9 (4.21%) MobileIron
8 8 (3.74%) Citrix
8 8 (3.74%) hybris
8 8 (3.74%) IBM
8 8 (3.74%) Meraki
9 7 (3.27%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.80%) Altiris
10 6 (2.80%) HP
10 6 (2.80%) Ivanti
11 4 (1.87%) Adobe
11 4 (1.87%) Facebook
11 4 (1.87%) Splunk
11 4 (1.87%) Teradata