Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 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
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 525 455 644
Rank change year-on-year -70 +189 -27
Contract jobs citing iPad 239 69 139
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 0.68% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 29 76
10th Percentile £128 £156 £125
25th Percentile £135 £217 £162
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £375 £225
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +66.67% -40.00%
75th Percentile £665 £500 £404
90th Percentile £750 £540 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £200
% change year-on-year - +100.00% -46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 10
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.95 £15.73
25th Percentile £16.74 £14.38 £17.24
Median hourly rate £18.99 £18.50 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year +2.65% -6.33% +12.86%
75th Percentile £25.50 £21.38 £20.25
90th Percentile " £22.05 £22.03
UK median hourly rate £17.98 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.81% -5.13% +11.43%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 21,952 10,119 21,506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.99% 32.16% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,693 6,982 14,279
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
25th Percentile £413 £364 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £486 £475
Median % change year-on-year +8.14% +2.21% -
75th Percentile £638 £600 £588
90th Percentile £738 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 646 361 786
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.30 £11.85
25th Percentile £15.04 £16.75 £14.94
Median hourly rate £24.03 £27.50 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -12.62% +34.15% +2.50%
75th Percentile £49.19 £45.25 £46.54
90th Percentile £65.00 £57.50 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.65 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.19% +26.90% +5.00%

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 4 December 2021.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing iPad in England over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 4 December 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -157 93 £520 +15.56% 21
South East -27 58 £175 -25.05% 16
North of England -35 39 £400 +123.46% 38
Yorkshire -25 20 £525 +184.17% 15
North West -27 18 £263 +63.55% 20
Midlands -64 16 £459 +39.33% 19
East of England - 16 £675 - 8
South West - 14 £130 - 14
West Midlands -49 6 £168 -28.27% 10
East Midlands -32 4 - - 8
North East - 1 - - 3
South Coast - 1 - -
iPad
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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.

1 102 (42.68%) E-Commerce
2 92 (38.49%) iPhone
3 69 (28.87%) Windows
4 64 (26.78%) Jenkins
5 55 (23.01%) Social Skills
6 52 (21.76%) Microsoft Office
7 49 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (19.67%) Android
9 45 (18.83%) Java
10 43 (17.99%) Finance
11 42 (17.57%) Terraform
12 40 (16.74%) DevOps
13 39 (16.32%) GCP
13 39 (16.32%) Kubernetes
14 38 (15.90%) Git (software)
14 38 (15.90%) JavaScript
15 37 (15.48%) Apple iOS
16 36 (15.06%) Microsoft 365
17 35 (14.64%) AWS
17 35 (14.64%) React
18 34 (14.23%) TDD
18 34 (14.23%) BDD
19 33 (13.81%) Apple Swift
20 32 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
21 31 (12.97%) Blackberry
22 30 (12.55%) Microsoft
22 30 (12.55%) Active Directory
22 30 (12.55%) Retail
23 29 (12.13%) User Experience
23 29 (12.13%) Windows 10

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 13 (5.44%) Apache Spark
2 12 (5.02%) Apache
3 9 (3.77%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (2.51%) Confluence
4 6 (2.51%) IBM Notes
4 6 (2.51%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.09%) CMS
6 3 (1.26%) Headless CMS
7 2 (0.84%) nginx
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Pulsar
8 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (21.76%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.67%) InVision
3 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.67%) Sketch
3 4 (1.67%) Zeplin
4 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 10 (4.18%) SAP Hybris
2 5 (2.09%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.67%) Shopify
4 1 (0.42%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.32%) GCP
2 36 (15.06%) Microsoft 365
3 35 (14.64%) AWS
4 20 (8.37%) Azure
5 13 (5.44%) Serverless
6 11 (4.60%) Apigee
6 11 (4.60%) Kong
7 9 (3.77%) Amazon EMR
7 9 (3.77%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (3.35%) GitHub
9 7 (2.93%) Yarn
10 6 (2.51%) OpenShift
11 5 (2.09%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (2.09%) npm
11 5 (2.09%) PaaS
12 4 (1.67%) Amazon EKS
12 4 (1.67%) IaaS
13 3 (1.26%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.86%) LAN
2 13 (5.44%) WAN
3 12 (5.02%) DHCP
3 12 (5.02%) DNS
4 10 (4.18%) Wireless
5 9 (3.77%) VPN
6 8 (3.35%) SAN
7 7 (2.93%) Junos
8 6 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (2.09%) Internet
9 5 (2.09%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.67%) Firewall
10 4 (1.67%) HTTP
11 3 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.84%) VoIP
13 1 (0.42%) 2G
13 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.42%) PBX
13 1 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.53%) MongoDB
2 16 (6.69%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.44%) BigQuery
4 12 (5.02%) Big Data
4 12 (5.02%) Cloud Spanner
5 11 (4.60%) DB2
5 11 (4.60%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.51%) DataStage
6 6 (2.51%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (2.51%) Metadata
7 4 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.67%) HBase
7 4 (1.67%) MySQL
8 3 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.26%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.84%) GIS
9 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.84%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 64 (26.78%) Jenkins
2 38 (15.90%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.86%) JIRA
3 14 (5.86%) Xcode
4 10 (4.18%) webpack
5 9 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (3.77%) gulp
6 7 (2.93%) fastlane
6 7 (2.93%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.51%) CircleCI
8 5 (2.09%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.09%) GitLab
8 5 (2.09%) Maven
8 5 (2.09%) Subversion
9 4 (1.67%) CocoaPods
9 4 (1.67%) Gradle
9 4 (1.67%) Mocha
9 4 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.67%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.84%) Cypress.io
General
1 55 (23.01%) Social Skills
2 43 (17.99%) Finance
3 30 (12.55%) Retail
4 17 (7.11%) Banking
5 10 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.51%) Marketing
7 5 (2.09%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.67%) Influencing Skills
8 4 (1.67%) Legal
9 2 (0.84%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (0.84%) Law
9 2 (0.84%) Local Government
9 2 (0.84%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.84%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.42%) Electronics
10 1 (0.42%) Games
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 61 (25.52%) Developer
2 46 (19.25%) Support Engineer
3 35 (14.64%) Desktop Support
4 31 (12.97%) Desktop Engineer
5 30 (12.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 24 (10.04%) iOS Developer
7 23 (9.62%) Data Engineer
8 17 (7.11%) Analyst
9 14 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (5.02%) Cloud Engineer
10 12 (5.02%) IT Support
11 11 (4.60%) React Developer
12 10 (4.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 10 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (4.18%) AWS Engineer
13 9 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
13 9 (3.77%) Senior Developer
14 8 (3.35%) Architect
14 8 (3.35%) SAP Developer
15 7 (2.93%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.64%) React
2 22 (9.21%) Node.js
3 20 (8.37%) CSS
3 20 (8.37%) Jest
4 19 (7.95%) Kafka
5 18 (7.53%) HTML
6 14 (5.86%) GraphQL
7 13 (5.44%) Spring
8 12 (5.02%) PySpark
9 11 (4.60%) OAuth
9 11 (4.60%) OpenID
9 11 (4.60%) RESTful
9 11 (4.60%) Spring Boot
10 10 (4.18%) iOS SDK
11 9 (3.77%) Spark Streaming
12 8 (3.35%) Next.js
13 7 (2.93%) CSS3
13 7 (2.93%) HTML5
13 7 (2.93%) JSON
13 7 (2.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 92 (38.49%) iPhone
2 31 (12.97%) Blackberry
3 29 (12.13%) User Experience
4 21 (8.79%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.35%) NHS
6 7 (2.93%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.67%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.26%) Digital Signage
8 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.26%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.84%) Fibre Optics
9 2 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.84%) Social Media
9 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.42%) Animation
10 1 (0.42%) Blog
10 1 (0.42%) Handset
10 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.87%) Windows
2 47 (19.67%) Android
3 37 (15.48%) Apple iOS
4 29 (12.13%) Windows 10
5 22 (9.21%) Windows Phone
6 19 (7.95%) Windows 7
7 13 (5.44%) Mac OS X
8 10 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.93%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (2.51%) Unix
11 5 (2.09%) Linux
12 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.26%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
14 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (42.68%) E-Commerce
2 49 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (16.74%) DevOps
4 34 (14.23%) BDD
4 34 (14.23%) TDD
5 32 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (12.13%) iOS Development
7 27 (11.30%) Break/Fix
8 24 (10.04%) Data Engineering
8 24 (10.04%) Microservices
9 23 (9.62%) Data Pipeline
10 22 (9.21%) Antivirus Management
11 20 (8.37%) Full Stack Development
11 20 (8.37%) Workflow
12 17 (7.11%) Front End Development
12 17 (7.11%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (6.28%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (6.28%) SOLID
14 14 (5.86%) SDLC
14 14 (5.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (18.83%) Java
2 38 (15.90%) JavaScript
3 33 (13.81%) Apple Swift
4 28 (11.72%) Python
5 27 (11.30%) SQL
6 18 (7.53%) TypeScript
7 15 (6.28%) ES6
8 14 (5.86%) Objective-C
9 12 (5.02%) Groovy
10 11 (4.60%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.35%) Scala
12 7 (2.93%) C#
12 7 (2.93%) Ruby
13 5 (2.09%) PHP
14 3 (1.26%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.26%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.42%) C++
15 1 (0.42%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (2.51%) Degree
1 6 (2.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.26%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.84%) A+ Certification
4 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.84%) MCSA
4 2 (0.84%) MCTS
5 1 (0.42%) CCDP
5 1 (0.42%) CCNA
5 1 (0.42%) CCNP
5 1 (0.42%) CISM
5 1 (0.42%) CISSP
5 1 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.42%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.77%) QA
2 8 (3.35%) Accessibility
3 5 (2.09%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 30 (12.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.28%) Docker
3 8 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.93%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (2.93%) vSphere
5 2 (0.84%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (17.57%) Terraform
2 39 (16.32%) Kubernetes
3 11 (4.60%) Ansible
4 9 (3.77%) SCCM
5 5 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.67%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.84%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.84%) Puppet
8 1 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.42%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (12.55%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.62%) Apple
3 21 (8.79%) Google
4 19 (7.95%) SAP
5 17 (7.11%) hybris
6 14 (5.86%) Oracle
7 9 (3.77%) VMware
8 8 (3.35%) Adobe
9 7 (2.93%) Cisco
9 7 (2.93%) Dell
9 7 (2.93%) Juniper
9 7 (2.93%) Kaspersky
9 7 (2.93%) Veeam
10 6 (2.51%) Cognos
10 6 (2.51%) IBM
10 6 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.09%) ForgeRock
11 5 (2.09%) Okta
12 4 (1.67%) Elastic Path
13 3 (1.26%) ServiceNow