Period
to 18 October 2018

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 October 2018 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 428 388 423
Rank change year-on-year -40 +35 -43
Contract jobs citing iPad 204 235 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 1.32% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 139 113
London median daily rate £475 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.78% -1.76%
10th Percentile £123 £145 £142
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £375 £409 £375
% change year-on-year -8.26% +9.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 5
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% - -6.50%
10th Percentile £15.35 £13.26 £14.60
90th Percentile £25.50 £19.25 £29.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £16.00
% change year-on-year -6.42% +16.88% -8.56%

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 17,784 17,773 16,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.55% 39.49% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,820 12,692 12,030
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £285
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 223 247
London median hourly rate £22.93 £21.20 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.16% +11.58% -4.70%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

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 October 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in London over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 October 2018. 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 +19 103 £500 +21.21% 11
West London -23 3 £500 -3.38% 4
East London -24 1 - - 1
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 109 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (42.16%) iPhone
3 81 (39.71%) E-Commerce
4 80 (39.22%) Scrum
5 73 (35.78%) TDD
5 73 (35.78%) Apple iOS
6 71 (34.80%) Windows
7 67 (32.84%) BDD
8 65 (31.86%) Apple
9 63 (30.88%) Banking
10 58 (28.43%) DevOps
11 53 (25.98%) Kubernetes
12 50 (24.51%) Java
12 50 (24.51%) Windows 10
13 48 (23.53%) Docker
14 47 (23.04%) Git (software)
15 44 (21.57%) Python
15 44 (21.57%) Active Directory
16 43 (21.08%) Windows 7
16 43 (21.08%) Jenkins
17 40 (19.61%) Groovy
18 39 (19.12%) RESTful
18 39 (19.12%) Finance
19 38 (18.63%) JIRA
20 37 (18.14%) Maven
20 37 (18.14%) Microsoft Office
21 36 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
21 36 (17.65%) Node.js
22 35 (17.16%) iOS Development
22 35 (17.16%) Apple Swift

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 31 (15.20%) Cloud Foundry
2 30 (14.71%) Confluence
3 15 (7.35%) CMS
4 13 (6.37%) SharePoint
5 12 (5.88%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.94%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (18.14%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Retail
1 1 (0.49%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (11.76%) Office 365
3 20 (9.80%) npm
4 18 (8.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (7.84%) GitHub
5 16 (7.84%) Heroku
6 15 (7.35%) IBM Cloud
7 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (1.47%) G Suite
9 1 (0.49%) Apigee
9 1 (0.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.31%) LAN
1 19 (9.31%) TCP/IP
1 19 (9.31%) WAN
2 18 (8.82%) DHCP
2 18 (8.82%) DNS
3 14 (6.86%) VoIP
4 10 (4.90%) Internet
4 10 (4.90%) Wireless
5 8 (3.92%) ADSL
5 8 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (3.92%) Intranet
6 6 (2.94%) Skype
6 6 (2.94%) WebEx
7 5 (2.45%) Network Security
7 5 (2.45%) SMS
7 5 (2.45%) VPN
8 2 (0.98%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.94%) MySQL
1 6 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 6 (2.94%) RDBMS
1 6 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.98%) Big Data
2 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.49%) Endeca
3 1 (0.49%) Hazelcast
3 1 (0.49%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 47 (23.04%) Git (software)
2 43 (21.08%) Jenkins
3 38 (18.63%) JIRA
4 37 (18.14%) Maven
5 36 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 26 (12.75%) SonarQube
7 23 (11.27%) Gerrit
8 19 (9.31%) Ant
8 19 (9.31%) Xcode
9 16 (7.84%) GitLab
10 11 (5.39%) Mockito
11 10 (4.90%) Gradle
11 10 (4.90%) JUnit
12 8 (3.92%) fastlane
13 7 (3.43%) Vagrant
14 5 (2.45%) CircleCI
14 5 (2.45%) CocoaPods
14 5 (2.45%) git-flow
14 5 (2.45%) Travis CI
15 3 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 63 (30.88%) Banking
2 39 (19.12%) Finance
3 12 (5.88%) Retail
4 9 (4.41%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.41%) Spanish Language
5 8 (3.92%) Billing
5 8 (3.92%) Publishing
6 5 (2.45%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.49%) Front Office
7 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (28.92%) Developer
2 52 (25.49%) Analyst
3 43 (21.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 43 (21.08%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 31 (15.20%) iOS Developer
5 24 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 18 (8.82%) IT Analyst
7 17 (8.33%) Desktop Support
8 16 (7.84%) IT Support
8 16 (7.84%) Support Engineer
9 14 (6.86%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (6.86%) Business Analyst
10 13 (6.37%) Java Developer
10 13 (6.37%) Senior DevOps
10 13 (6.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (5.39%) IT Support Analyst
11 11 (5.39%) Service Analyst
11 11 (5.39%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 10 (4.90%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.12%) RESTful
2 36 (17.65%) Node.js
3 35 (17.16%) Spring
4 30 (14.71%) React
5 20 (9.80%) REST
6 16 (7.84%) Cocoa
6 16 (7.84%) CSS
6 16 (7.84%) HTML
7 9 (4.41%) AngularJS
7 9 (4.41%) Hibernate
8 8 (3.92%) Ajax
9 7 (3.43%) .NET
9 7 (3.43%) CSS3
9 7 (3.43%) HTML5
9 7 (3.43%) iOS SDK
10 6 (2.94%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.45%) AVFoundation
11 5 (2.45%) Django
11 5 (2.45%) RxSwift
11 5 (2.45%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 86 (42.16%) iPhone
2 24 (11.76%) User Experience
3 17 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 12 (5.88%) Fintech
5 11 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.90%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (3.92%) Smartphone
7 8 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.45%) Apple TV
8 5 (2.45%) Over-the-Top Content
8 5 (2.45%) Video\Live Streaming
9 4 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.47%) Robotics
11 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.98%) NHS
12 1 (0.49%) Smart Home
12 1 (0.49%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (35.78%) Apple iOS
2 71 (34.80%) Windows
3 50 (24.51%) Windows 10
4 43 (21.08%) Windows 7
5 24 (11.76%) Mac OS X
6 13 (6.37%) Unix
7 12 (5.88%) Android
8 9 (4.41%) Windows Server
8 9 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.47%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.98%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (39.71%) E-Commerce
3 80 (39.22%) Scrum
4 73 (35.78%) TDD
5 67 (32.84%) BDD
6 58 (28.43%) DevOps
7 35 (17.16%) iOS Development
8 26 (12.75%) ITIL
9 24 (11.76%) Microservices
10 23 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (11.27%) SOA
11 19 (9.31%) OO
12 18 (8.82%) Kanban
12 18 (8.82%) Unit Testing
13 17 (8.33%) Mobile Development
14 16 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (6.86%) Acceptance Criteria
15 14 (6.86%) Multithreading
16 13 (6.37%) MVC
16 13 (6.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (24.51%) Java
2 44 (21.57%) Python
3 40 (19.61%) Groovy
4 35 (17.16%) Apple Swift
5 27 (13.24%) JavaScript
6 25 (12.25%) Objective-C
7 16 (7.84%) Bash Shell
7 16 (7.84%) Ruby
8 12 (5.88%) Scala
9 11 (5.39%) Java 8
10 5 (2.45%) C#
11 3 (1.47%) PHP
11 3 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.98%) ES6
12 2 (0.98%) ES7
Qualifications
1 12 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.90%) Degree
3 9 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.41%) MCSA
4 3 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.47%) MCSE
5 2 (0.98%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.98%) ACSP
5 2 (0.98%) CCA
5 2 (0.98%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.98%) MCP
6 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.41%) QA
2 5 (2.45%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (23.53%) Docker
2 44 (21.57%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.88%) BitLocker
4 10 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (1.96%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.98%) XenApp
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 53 (25.98%) Kubernetes
2 22 (10.78%) SCCM
3 19 (9.31%) Consul
3 19 (9.31%) Mesos
4 17 (8.33%) Ansible
5 6 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.98%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.98%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.98%) Terraform
7 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (31.86%) Apple
2 29 (14.22%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.75%) IBM
4 12 (5.88%) Cisco
4 12 (5.88%) Citrix
5 10 (4.90%) Adobe
5 10 (4.90%) VMware
6 9 (4.41%) McAfee
6 9 (4.41%) Oracle
7 8 (3.92%) HP
7 8 (3.92%) hybris
8 6 (2.94%) Avaya
8 6 (2.94%) Blue Prism
8 6 (2.94%) Google
8 6 (2.94%) Mitel
9 3 (1.47%) Automation Anywhere
9 3 (1.47%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.47%) UiPath
10 2 (0.98%) SAP
11 1 (0.49%) Bloomberg