Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 6 months to 18 November 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 399 412 372
Rank change year-on-year +13 -40 -69
Contract jobs citing iPad 235 208 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 1.25% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 111 154
London median daily rate £450 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.19% -1.76%
10th Percentile £142 £128 £157
90th Percentile £550 £538 £530
England median daily rate £409 £355 £388
% change year-on-year +15.14% -8.39% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.22% +3.00% +44.20%
10th Percentile £13.05 £14.88 £16.08
90th Percentile £19.40 £28.75 £25.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% - +12.90%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18161 16646 17581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.02% 36.80% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13007 11811 12365
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £652
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 253 308
London median hourly rate £21.21 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.78 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for iPad in London

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in London

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPad in London

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in London

iPad
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Central London +20 45 £395 -7.06% 4
West London +4 15 £518 +318.18%
South London -35 9 £418 - 1
East London -7 3 £143 -5.00% 2
North London - 1 £400 -
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region with a requirement for iPad.

1 125 (53.19%) iPhone
2 109 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (38.72%) Apple iOS
4 84 (35.74%) RESTful
5 77 (32.77%) TDD
6 75 (31.91%) iOS Development
7 71 (30.21%) E-Commerce
8 67 (28.51%) Objective-C
9 65 (27.66%) Apple Swift
10 62 (26.38%) User Experience
11 60 (25.53%) Java
12 55 (23.40%) Scrum
13 54 (22.98%) OO
14 53 (22.55%) Windows
14 53 (22.55%) Git (software)
15 52 (22.13%) Web Services
15 52 (22.13%) Content Management
16 51 (21.70%) JIRA
17 50 (21.28%) Oracle
17 50 (21.28%) Apple
18 48 (20.43%) ATG
19 47 (20.00%) Xcode
19 47 (20.00%) BDD
20 46 (19.57%) J2EE
21 41 (17.45%) Cocoa
22 39 (16.60%) Microsoft
23 37 (15.74%) Blackberry
23 37 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
24 35 (14.89%) Confluence
24 35 (14.89%) OOD

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 35 (14.89%) CMS
1 35 (14.89%) Confluence
2 25 (10.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 23 (9.79%) WebSphere
3 23 (9.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (8.51%) JBoss
5 9 (3.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (3.40%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.55%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.13%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.70%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.28%) Drupal
11 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.43%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
Applications
1 30 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) Revit
Business Applications
1 25 (10.64%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.70%) Magento
4 3 (1.28%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.43%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.68%) GitHub
1 11 (4.68%) Office 365
2 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.36%) Internet
2 13 (5.53%) LAN
3 12 (5.11%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.68%) Network Security
5 10 (4.26%) VPN
6 7 (2.98%) DNS
6 7 (2.98%) WAN
7 5 (2.13%) DHCP
8 4 (1.70%) VoIP
9 3 (1.28%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.28%) WebEx
10 2 (0.85%) Broadband
10 2 (0.85%) Firewall
10 2 (0.85%) HTTP
10 2 (0.85%) Intranet
10 2 (0.85%) NAS
10 2 (0.85%) Wireless
11 1 (0.43%) FTP
11 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.43%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.64%) Endeca
2 3 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.85%) GIS
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 53 (22.55%) Git (software)
2 51 (21.70%) JIRA
3 47 (20.00%) Xcode
4 34 (14.47%) Jenkins
5 28 (11.91%) JUnit
5 28 (11.91%) Selenium
6 25 (10.64%) Gradle
6 25 (10.64%) Mockito
6 25 (10.64%) Spock
7 10 (4.26%) git-flow
8 8 (3.40%) Bitbucket
9 6 (2.55%) Subversion
10 5 (2.13%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.70%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.28%) CocoaPods
12 3 (1.28%) Gerrit
12 3 (1.28%) Maven
12 3 (1.28%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.85%) Gatling
General
1 32 (13.62%) Finance
2 28 (11.91%) Publishing
3 20 (8.51%) Retail
4 13 (5.53%) Banking
5 7 (2.98%) Marketing
6 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 125 (53.19%) Developer
2 74 (31.49%) iOS Developer
3 28 (11.91%) Architect
4 25 (10.64%) Oracle Developer
5 24 (10.21%) Analyst
6 21 (8.94%) Desktop Support
7 16 (6.81%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.53%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.11%) Senior iOS Developer
9 12 (5.11%) Support Analyst
10 11 (4.68%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
12 9 (3.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 8 (3.40%) IT Support
13 8 (3.40%) Service Analyst
14 7 (2.98%) Objective-C Developer
14 7 (2.98%) Service Desk Analyst
15 6 (2.55%) JavaScript Developer
15 6 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
16 5 (2.13%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (35.74%) RESTful
2 52 (22.13%) Web Services
3 46 (19.57%) J2EE
4 41 (17.45%) Cocoa
5 26 (11.06%) Spring
6 25 (10.64%) REST
7 21 (8.94%) SOAP
8 20 (8.51%) JDBC
9 17 (7.23%) HTML
9 17 (7.23%) iOS SDK
10 16 (6.81%) CSS
11 8 (3.40%) .NET
11 8 (3.40%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.98%) Core Animation
12 7 (2.98%) React Native
12 7 (2.98%) WebKit
13 6 (2.55%) HTML5
13 6 (2.55%) jQuery
13 6 (2.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (1.70%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 125 (53.19%) iPhone
2 62 (26.38%) User Experience
3 37 (15.74%) Blackberry
4 27 (11.49%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (10.64%) Social Media
6 23 (9.79%) Mobile App
7 20 (8.51%) Virtual Team
8 16 (6.81%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.98%) Animation
10 6 (2.55%) Fintech
11 5 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.43%) CESG
12 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.43%) EPoS
12 1 (0.43%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.43%) NHS
12 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 91 (38.72%) Apple iOS
2 53 (22.55%) Windows
3 30 (12.77%) Windows 7
4 16 (6.81%) Windows 10
5 10 (4.26%) Android
5 10 (4.26%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.55%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.55%) Unix
7 5 (2.13%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.28%) Linux
9 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.43%) Solaris
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (32.77%) TDD
3 75 (31.91%) iOS Development
4 71 (30.21%) E-Commerce
5 55 (23.40%) Scrum
6 54 (22.98%) OO
7 52 (22.13%) Content Management
8 47 (20.00%) BDD
9 37 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (14.89%) OOD
11 28 (11.91%) Software Architecture
12 27 (11.49%) Acceptance Criteria
12 27 (11.49%) High Availability
12 27 (11.49%) ITIL
13 26 (11.06%) Microservices
13 26 (11.06%) SOA
14 25 (10.64%) ERP
15 24 (10.21%) OOP
16 21 (8.94%) B2C
16 21 (8.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (28.51%) Objective-C
2 65 (27.66%) Apple Swift
3 60 (25.53%) Java
4 22 (9.36%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.26%) Python
6 7 (2.98%) C#
7 5 (2.13%) C++
8 4 (1.70%) ES6
9 3 (1.28%) PHP
9 3 (1.28%) SQL
10 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.43%) Perl
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (8.09%) Degree
2 16 (6.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (5.96%) Master's Degree
4 7 (2.98%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.28%) MCITP
6 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.85%) MCDST
7 2 (0.85%) MCSE
8 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.19%) QA
2 9 (3.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) COBIT
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) GDPR
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) MiFID
3 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (12.34%) Active Directory
1 29 (12.34%) Docker
2 4 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.28%) vSphere
4 1 (0.43%) Samba
Systems Management
1 28 (11.91%) Ansible
2 7 (2.98%) SCCM
3 5 (2.13%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.43%) Icinga
6 1 (0.43%) Nagios
6 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.43%) Puppet
6 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (21.28%) Apple
1 50 (21.28%) Oracle
2 48 (20.43%) ATG
3 39 (16.60%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.26%) HP
5 8 (3.40%) Atlassian
5 8 (3.40%) Bloomberg
6 7 (2.98%) Dell
7 6 (2.55%) Cisco
7 6 (2.55%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.13%) Adobe
8 5 (2.13%) Lotus
8 5 (2.13%) VMware
9 4 (1.70%) hybris
9 4 (1.70%) Remedy
9 4 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.70%) Wyse
10 3 (1.28%) Demandware
10 3 (1.28%) FactSet
10 3 (1.28%) MobileIron