Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 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
England > London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 472 356 523
Rank change year-on-year -116 +167 -98
Contract jobs citing iPad 61 36 76
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.65% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 20 40
10th Percentile £219 £131 £132
25th Percentile £448 £209 £152
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £181
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +177.01% -63.90%
75th Percentile £615 £581 £513
90th Percentile £662 £670 £700
England median daily rate £475 £513 £240
% change year-on-year -7.32% +113.54% -46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
10th Percentile £17.01 " £17.83
25th Percentile £18.26 " £18.65
Median hourly rate £20.59 £14.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +47.09% -28.21% +3.45%
75th Percentile £23.17 " £20.56
90th Percentile £24.57 " £23.68
England median hourly rate £14.59 £15.25 £18.70
% change year-on-year -4.31% -18.45% -

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 10,076 5,576 12,975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.52% 35.13% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,109 4,107 9,268
10th Percentile £360 £325 £325
25th Percentile £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £540 £525
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +1.94%
75th Percentile £675 £650 £625
90th Percentile £750 £750 £700
England median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 88 187
10th Percentile £14.34 £13.85 £12.76
25th Percentile £20.00 £24.01 £16.16
Median hourly rate £32.00 £38.50 £22.93
Median % change year-on-year -16.88% +67.90% -4.46%
75th Percentile £45.00 £47.77 £46.92
90th Percentile £58.25 £54.43 £52.70
England median hourly rate £24.18 £26.44 £20.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +28.98% -12.77%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for iPad in London

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for iPad in London

iPad
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing iPad in London over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for iPad in London

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

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 29 July 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
Central London -29 6 £328 -45.42% 2
West London 0 3 - - 2
South London - 2 - -
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region with a requirement for iPad.

1 37 (60.66%) iPhone
2 24 (39.34%) Apple Swift
3 20 (32.79%) Apple iOS
4 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.87%) E-Commerce
6 16 (26.23%) Finance
6 16 (26.23%) Android
6 16 (26.23%) iOS Development
7 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (22.95%) Mobile App
8 14 (22.95%) DevOps
8 14 (22.95%) Apple
9 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (19.67%) GCP
10 12 (19.67%) Kubernetes
10 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
11 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
11 11 (18.03%) Migration
11 11 (18.03%) Xcode
11 11 (18.03%) Social Skills
12 10 (16.39%) iOS SDK
13 9 (14.75%) Software Architecture
13 9 (14.75%) SDLC
13 9 (14.75%) User Experience
13 9 (14.75%) Google
13 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
13 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
13 9 (14.75%) Windows
14 8 (13.11%) OO
14 8 (13.11%) Java

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 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.28%) Drupal
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) GCP
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (8.20%) Azure
4 4 (6.56%) Apple Pay
4 4 (6.56%) AWS
4 4 (6.56%) GitHub
5 3 (4.92%) npm
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.64%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) 2G
2 3 (4.92%) LAN
2 3 (4.92%) SAN
2 3 (4.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) DHCP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.64%) Intranet
3 1 (1.64%) Junos
3 1 (1.64%) MPLS
3 1 (1.64%) SD-WAN
3 1 (1.64%) Skype
3 1 (1.64%) VLAN
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) Apache Hive
1 3 (4.92%) HBase
1 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.28%) Big Data
2 2 (3.28%) MariaDB
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.64%) HDInsight
3 1 (1.64%) Metadata
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.03%) Xcode
3 5 (8.20%) fastlane
4 4 (6.56%) CircleCI
4 4 (6.56%) Travis CI
5 3 (4.92%) Appium
5 3 (4.92%) Charles Proxy
5 3 (4.92%) CocoaPods
5 3 (4.92%) Gradle
5 3 (4.92%) gulp
5 3 (4.92%) Maven
5 3 (4.92%) Postman
5 3 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.28%) Subversion
7 1 (1.64%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.64%) JIRA
7 1 (1.64%) Spinnaker
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Social Skills
3 7 (11.48%) Retail
4 6 (9.84%) Banking
5 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.64%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) iOS Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.92%) Android Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Data Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) QA Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior iOS Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Cordova Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Mobile Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) iOS SDK
2 6 (9.84%) REST
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Cordova
3 5 (8.20%) GraphQL
3 5 (8.20%) Ionic Framework
4 4 (6.56%) .NET
4 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.56%) Cocoa
4 4 (6.56%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (4.92%) JSON
5 3 (4.92%) Kafka
5 3 (4.92%) PySpark
5 3 (4.92%) Spark Streaming
5 3 (4.92%) UIKit
5 3 (4.92%) Web Services
6 2 (3.28%) Core Data
6 2 (3.28%) CSS
6 2 (3.28%) HTML
6 2 (3.28%) RESTful
6 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (60.66%) iPhone
2 14 (22.95%) Mobile App
3 9 (14.75%) User Experience
4 7 (11.48%) Blackberry
4 7 (11.48%) BYOD
5 2 (3.28%) NHS
6 1 (1.64%) Apple TV
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Handset
6 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.64%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Apple iOS
2 16 (26.23%) Android
3 9 (14.75%) Windows
4 6 (9.84%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.64%) tvOS
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) E-Commerce
3 16 (26.23%) iOS Development
4 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (22.95%) DevOps
6 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (18.03%) Migration
8 9 (14.75%) SDLC
8 9 (14.75%) Software Architecture
9 8 (13.11%) OO
9 8 (13.11%) TDD
10 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (11.48%) Mobile Development
11 6 (9.84%) Data Protection
11 6 (9.84%) ITIL
11 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.20%) Biometrics
12 5 (8.20%) Observability
12 5 (8.20%) Requirements Gathering
13 4 (6.56%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) Apple Swift
2 8 (13.11%) Java
3 7 (11.48%) Objective-C
4 6 (9.84%) PHP
4 6 (9.84%) Python
5 4 (6.56%) Groovy
5 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.92%) Scala
7 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.28%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) MCSA
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) CISM
2 3 (4.92%) CISSP
2 3 (4.92%) MCSE
2 3 (4.92%) SSCP
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.64%) CCNA
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) Docker
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.20%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 5 (8.20%) Terraform
3 3 (4.92%) Ansible
3 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.28%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.64%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.64%) MaaS360
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Apple
2 9 (14.75%) Google
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe
5 2 (3.28%) Altiris
5 2 (3.28%) Citrix
5 2 (3.28%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.28%) Ivanti
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) hybris
6 1 (1.64%) Juniper
6 1 (1.64%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.64%) Lotus
6 1 (1.64%) Mitel
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.64%) Sophos
6 1 (1.64%) Veeam