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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
UK / England
Rank 389 380 366
Rank change year-on-year -9 -14  
Contract jobs citing iPad 193 245 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.50% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 1.61% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 129 92
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 39
Median hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.03% -3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £8.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.50 £19.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +29.62% +3.84%  

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13245 15176 14631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.11% 31.18% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8568 10017 8972
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 519 604
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.54 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.17% +18.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in England

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPad in England

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in England

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 115 £400 -11.11% 21
South East +21 22 £325 -7.14% 7
North West +14 17 £298 -8.46% 11
South West +4 16 £400 -9.09% 1
East of England -30 8 £175 -52.70%
Yorkshire +9 6 - - 2
East Midlands -5 5 £325 +35.41% 3
West Midlands +6 1 £375 +42.85% 2
North East -6 1 £155 - 1
iPad
UK

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 169 (39.86%) E-Commerce
2 147 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (27.36%) Windows
4 113 (26.65%) iPhone
5 89 (20.99%) Java
6 83 (19.58%) Windows 7
7 70 (16.51%) JavaScript
8 69 (16.27%) Web Services
9 66 (15.57%) JIRA
9 66 (15.57%) Apple iOS
10 64 (15.09%) Scrum
11 63 (14.86%) Android
12 60 (14.15%) Git (software)
13 58 (13.68%) TDD
13 58 (13.68%) Blackberry
13 58 (13.68%) MS Office
13 58 (13.68%) Active Directory
14 56 (13.21%) Oracle
15 55 (12.97%) RESTful
16 54 (12.74%) Microsoft
17 52 (12.26%) iOS Development
18 51 (12.03%) Finance
18 51 (12.03%) Banking
19 48 (11.32%) HTML
20 46 (10.85%) Confluence
21 44 (10.38%) ATG
21 44 (10.38%) J2EE
22 42 (9.91%) CSS
22 42 (9.91%) Spring
22 42 (9.91%) DevOps

iPad
Top Related 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 46 (10.85%) Confluence
2 39 (9.20%) CMS
3 30 (7.08%) WebLogic
4 23 (5.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 18 (4.25%) WebSphere
6 18 (4.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (3.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 14 (3.30%) Apache
8 14 (3.30%) CICS
9 12 (2.83%) JBoss
10 11 (2.59%) Cloud Foundry
11 10 (2.36%) SharePoint
12 9 (2.12%) IBM Notes
12 9 (2.12%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.42%) MS Exchange
13 6 (1.42%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.94%) Drupal
15 3 (0.71%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.71%) Mule
Applications
1 58 (13.68%) MS Office
2 15 (3.54%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.94%) Gliffy
4 4 (0.94%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.71%) HipChat
5 3 (0.71%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.24%) GIMP
6 1 (0.24%) InDesign
6 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.54%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.36%) Eikon
3 6 (1.42%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.47%) Magento
5 2 (0.47%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.24%) assyst
6 1 (0.24%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.89%) Bluemix
2 8 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
2 8 (1.89%) PaaS
3 3 (0.71%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.71%) Office 365
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.47%) GitHub
4 2 (0.47%) iTunes
4 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.24%) AdWords
5 1 (0.24%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.66%) Internet
1 24 (5.66%) Network Security
2 16 (3.77%) VoIP
3 15 (3.54%) WebEx
4 12 (2.83%) VPN
5 10 (2.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 10 (2.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (1.89%) LAN
6 8 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.65%) DHCP
7 7 (1.65%) DNS
7 7 (1.65%) Firewall
7 7 (1.65%) WAN
8 6 (1.42%) Wireless
9 4 (0.94%) LDAP
10 3 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.71%) HTTP
11 2 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.47%) PSTN
11 2 (0.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.49%) Endeca
2 11 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.36%) DB2
3 10 (2.36%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.42%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.18%) Big Data
5 5 (1.18%) MySQL
6 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.47%) Redis
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.47%) SQLite
8 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.24%) QlikView
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (15.57%) JIRA
2 60 (14.15%) Git (software)
3 39 (9.20%) Gradle
4 35 (8.25%) Jenkins
5 29 (6.84%) Selenium
6 28 (6.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 22 (5.19%) Subversion
8 16 (3.77%) JUnit
9 15 (3.54%) Mockito
9 15 (3.54%) Spock
10 13 (3.07%) Maven
11 10 (2.36%) git-flow
11 10 (2.36%) Vagrant
11 10 (2.36%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.89%) Xcode
13 7 (1.65%) Android Studio
13 7 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (1.42%) gulp
14 6 (1.42%) Zephyr
15 5 (1.18%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (12.03%) Banking
1 51 (12.03%) Finance
2 39 (9.20%) Retail
3 25 (5.90%) Legal
3 25 (5.90%) Marketing
4 17 (4.01%) Law
5 11 (2.59%) Retail Banking
6 7 (1.65%) Games
7 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.18%) Publishing
7 5 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.71%) Advertising
8 3 (0.71%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.47%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 131 (30.90%) Developer
2 77 (18.16%) Analyst
3 46 (10.85%) Consultant
4 44 (10.38%) Architect
5 42 (9.91%) iOS Developer
6 30 (7.08%) Senior Developer
7 29 (6.84%) Support Engineer
8 27 (6.37%) Support Analyst
9 25 (5.90%) Desktop Support
10 23 (5.42%) Service Analyst
11 22 (5.19%) Service Desk Analyst
12 19 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
12 19 (4.48%) Business Analyst
12 19 (4.48%) Desktop Engineer
13 18 (4.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 18 (4.25%) DevOps Specialist
14 16 (3.77%) .NET Developer
15 14 (3.30%) C# Developer
15 14 (3.30%) Designer
15 14 (3.30%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (16.27%) Web Services
2 55 (12.97%) RESTful
3 48 (11.32%) HTML
4 44 (10.38%) J2EE
5 42 (9.91%) CSS
5 42 (9.91%) Spring
6 36 (8.49%) .NET
7 30 (7.08%) XML
8 27 (6.37%) REST
9 21 (4.95%) jQuery
9 21 (4.95%) SOAP
10 20 (4.72%) AngularJS
10 20 (4.72%) JSON
11 18 (4.25%) Hibernate
11 18 (4.25%) JMS
12 17 (4.01%) HTML5
13 16 (3.77%) Node.js
14 15 (3.54%) ASP.NET
14 15 (3.54%) JSP
15 14 (3.30%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 113 (26.65%) iPhone
2 58 (13.68%) Blackberry
3 33 (7.78%) Mobile App
4 30 (7.08%) User Experience
5 24 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (4.25%) Virtual Team
7 17 (4.01%) Mainframe
7 17 (4.01%) Social Media
8 13 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (3.07%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (2.12%) Mobile Banking
10 7 (1.65%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.42%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.71%) Clustering
12 3 (0.71%) HTC Vive
12 3 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.71%) PKI
13 2 (0.47%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 116 (27.36%) Windows
2 83 (19.58%) Windows 7
3 66 (15.57%) Apple iOS
4 63 (14.86%) Android
5 34 (8.02%) Windows XP
6 24 (5.66%) Windows Server
7 20 (4.72%) Linux
8 19 (4.48%) Windows 8
9 16 (3.77%) Unix
10 15 (3.54%) Windows 10
11 13 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (2.36%) zOS
13 9 (2.12%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.94%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.24%) AIX
16 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (39.86%) E-Commerce
2 147 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (15.09%) Scrum
4 58 (13.68%) TDD
5 52 (12.26%) iOS Development
6 42 (9.91%) DevOps
7 40 (9.43%) High Availability
8 35 (8.25%) BDD
9 32 (7.55%) Content Management
10 30 (7.08%) MVC
11 29 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (6.60%) B2C
12 28 (6.60%) Software Architecture
13 27 (6.37%) OO
14 26 (6.13%) Microservices
14 26 (6.13%) SOA
14 26 (6.13%) Unit Testing
15 24 (5.66%) Android Development
16 23 (5.42%) CRM
16 23 (5.42%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 89 (20.99%) Java
2 70 (16.51%) JavaScript
3 41 (9.67%) Objective-C
4 37 (8.73%) Apple Swift
5 32 (7.55%) C#
6 25 (5.90%) SQL
7 15 (3.54%) Groovy
8 11 (2.59%) Python
9 10 (2.36%) C++
10 6 (1.42%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.94%) PHP
12 4 (0.94%) Ruby
12 4 (0.94%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.71%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.71%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.47%) C
14 2 (0.47%) Go
14 2 (0.47%) Lua
15 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (3.54%) Degree
1 15 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (2.83%) MCSE
3 7 (1.65%) MCP
4 6 (1.42%) CCNA
4 6 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.18%) MCITP
5 5 (1.18%) MCTS
6 3 (0.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) CCIE
7 2 (0.47%) CCNP
7 2 (0.47%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.60%) QA
2 7 (1.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) PMO
3 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 58 (13.68%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.55%) Docker
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.71%) vSphere
4 2 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.24%) Firmware
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.24%) XenApp
5 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (6.84%) Ansible
2 14 (3.30%) CA Service Virtualization
2 14 (3.30%) OMEGAMON
3 13 (3.07%) SCCM
4 10 (2.36%) CA Endevor
5 8 (1.89%) Puppet
6 7 (1.65%) AirWatch
7 6 (1.42%) Salt
8 5 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.94%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.71%) OpenSSO
11 2 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
12 1 (0.24%) AppDNA
12 1 (0.24%) DameWare
12 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.24%) Packer
12 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (13.21%) Oracle
2 54 (12.74%) Microsoft
3 44 (10.38%) ATG
4 24 (5.66%) Adobe
5 21 (4.95%) Apple
6 20 (4.72%) Atlassian
6 20 (4.72%) Splunk
7 19 (4.48%) IBM
8 17 (4.01%) Citrix
9 15 (3.54%) Bloomberg
10 14 (3.30%) CA
10 14 (3.30%) Cisco
10 14 (3.30%) Google
10 14 (3.30%) HP
10 14 (3.30%) Reuters
10 14 (3.30%) Syncsort
11 12 (2.83%) F5
12 11 (2.59%) Xamarin
13 10 (2.36%) Guidewire
14 9 (2.12%) MobileIron
London
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Morgan Mckinley
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago