Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 420 375 394
Rank change year-on-year -45 +19 -54
Contract jobs citing iPad 219 228 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 1.40% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 114 135
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £123 £186 £148
90th Percentile £575 £589 £575
England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 9 5
London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +33.57% -22.14%
10th Percentile £13.21 £12.52 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.75 £40.60 £21.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.88 £13.50
% change year-on-year +4.59% +32.44% -19.83%

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 17,631 16,267 17,219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.23% 38.54% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,631 11,503 12,327
London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £310 £286
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 245 224
London median hourly rate £22.72 £21.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.65% +4.22% +5.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.42 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.02 £50.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.51% -2.50% +11.11%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +6 108 £488 +14.71% 4
West London -38 5 £504 -2.66% 4
East London -15 3 - - 2
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 120 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (46.58%) E-Commerce
3 88 (40.18%) Scrum
4 87 (39.73%) iPhone
5 81 (36.99%) TDD
6 73 (33.33%) BDD
7 69 (31.51%) Windows
8 59 (26.94%) RESTful
8 59 (26.94%) Apple iOS
9 56 (25.57%) Git (software)
10 49 (22.37%) Jenkins
11 47 (21.46%) Node.js
12 45 (20.55%) Python
13 44 (20.09%) DevOps
14 43 (19.63%) Docker
14 43 (19.63%) Groovy
15 42 (19.18%) Banking
15 42 (19.18%) Active Directory
16 41 (18.72%) Apple
16 41 (18.72%) Amazon AWS
17 40 (18.26%) Cloud Foundry
17 40 (18.26%) Kubernetes
17 40 (18.26%) Sonatype Nexus
18 39 (17.81%) iOS Development
18 39 (17.81%) Java
19 38 (17.35%) Windows 7
19 38 (17.35%) Apple Swift
20 35 (15.98%) Windows 10
20 35 (15.98%) Finance
21 34 (15.53%) Objective-C

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 40 (18.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 29 (13.24%) CMS
3 28 (12.79%) Confluence
4 8 (3.65%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (3.65%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.20%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (13.24%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (7.76%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (2.28%) Endur
3 4 (1.83%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (1.37%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 41 (18.72%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (14.16%) npm
3 21 (9.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 21 (9.59%) Office 365
4 19 (8.68%) GitHub
4 19 (8.68%) Heroku
5 18 (8.22%) IBM Cloud
6 7 (3.20%) PaaS
7 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.39%) LAN
1 14 (6.39%) WAN
2 13 (5.94%) VoIP
3 11 (5.02%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.02%) VPN
4 8 (3.65%) Internet
5 7 (3.20%) DHCP
5 7 (3.20%) DNS
5 7 (3.20%) Intranet
5 7 (3.20%) Skype
6 4 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.83%) Wireless
7 3 (1.37%) ADSL
7 3 (1.37%) HTTP
7 3 (1.37%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (1.37%) SMS
8 2 (0.91%) Broadband
8 2 (0.91%) Network Security
8 2 (0.91%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.65%) Endeca
2 7 (3.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.91%) Big Data
4 2 (0.91%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.46%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.46%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.46%) QlikView
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (25.57%) Git (software)
2 49 (22.37%) Jenkins
3 40 (18.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 32 (14.61%) JIRA
5 31 (14.16%) SonarQube
6 26 (11.87%) Gerrit
6 26 (11.87%) Xcode
7 25 (11.42%) Maven
8 24 (10.96%) Ant
9 19 (8.68%) GitLab
10 15 (6.85%) Mockito
11 12 (5.48%) JUnit
12 9 (4.11%) Selenium
13 8 (3.65%) Gradle
13 8 (3.65%) Spock
14 7 (3.20%) IBM UrbanCode
15 6 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (2.28%) Subversion
17 4 (1.83%) NUnit
18 3 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (19.18%) Banking
2 35 (15.98%) Finance
3 15 (6.85%) Publishing
4 10 (4.57%) Retail
5 6 (2.74%) Marketing
5 6 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.83%) Billing
6 4 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.46%) Front Office
7 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (35.62%) Developer
2 48 (21.92%) Analyst
3 37 (16.89%) iOS Developer
4 35 (15.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 35 (15.98%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 18 (8.22%) Support Engineer
6 17 (7.76%) Desktop Support
7 16 (7.31%) Senior DevOps
7 16 (7.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 14 (6.39%) Business Analyst
9 13 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (5.94%) Service Analyst
9 13 (5.94%) Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (5.94%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.57%) Mac Engineer
11 9 (4.11%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.65%) IT Analyst
12 8 (3.65%) Node.js Developer
12 8 (3.65%) Oracle Developer
12 8 (3.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (26.94%) RESTful
2 47 (21.46%) Node.js
3 28 (12.79%) React
4 27 (12.33%) Cocoa
5 26 (11.87%) Web Services
6 22 (10.05%) Spring
7 16 (7.31%) REST
8 9 (4.11%) CSS
8 9 (4.11%) HTML
9 8 (3.65%) J2EE
10 6 (2.74%) Express
10 6 (2.74%) HTML5
11 5 (2.28%) .NET
11 5 (2.28%) CSS3
11 5 (2.28%) Django
12 4 (1.83%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.83%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.83%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.83%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 87 (39.73%) iPhone
2 30 (13.70%) User Experience
3 24 (10.96%) Blackberry
4 18 (8.22%) Mobile App
5 13 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.57%) Fintech
7 9 (4.11%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.11%) Smartphone
8 8 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (3.65%) Social Media
9 5 (2.28%) NHS
9 5 (2.28%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.37%) Robotics
10 3 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.91%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.91%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.91%) PDA
12 1 (0.46%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 69 (31.51%) Windows
2 59 (26.94%) Apple iOS
3 38 (17.35%) Windows 7
4 35 (15.98%) Windows 10
5 21 (9.59%) Android
6 16 (7.31%) Mac OS X
6 16 (7.31%) Unix
7 8 (3.65%) Windows Server
8 7 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.74%) Linux
9 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.83%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.83%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.91%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.91%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (46.58%) E-Commerce
3 88 (40.18%) Scrum
4 81 (36.99%) TDD
5 73 (33.33%) BDD
6 44 (20.09%) DevOps
7 39 (17.81%) iOS Development
8 29 (13.24%) Unit Testing
9 28 (12.79%) ITIL
9 28 (12.79%) Mobile Development
10 24 (10.96%) Content Management
11 23 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (10.50%) OO
12 21 (9.59%) Acceptance Criteria
12 21 (9.59%) Microservices
13 20 (9.13%) OOD
14 17 (7.76%) Change Management
15 16 (7.31%) SOA
16 14 (6.39%) Problem-Solving
17 13 (5.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.55%) Python
2 43 (19.63%) Groovy
3 39 (17.81%) Java
4 38 (17.35%) Apple Swift
5 34 (15.53%) Objective-C
6 31 (14.16%) Bash Shell
7 26 (11.87%) JavaScript
7 26 (11.87%) Ruby
8 13 (5.94%) C#
9 8 (3.65%) C++
10 7 (3.20%) Java 8
10 7 (3.20%) SQL
11 5 (2.28%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.46%) ES6
12 1 (0.46%) ES7
12 1 (0.46%) Scala
12 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (5.48%) SC Cleared
1 12 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.11%) Degree
3 7 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.83%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.68%) GCP
2 6 (2.74%) QA
3 5 (2.28%) SLA
4 2 (0.91%) ISO 20022
4 2 (0.91%) PSD2
System Software
1 43 (19.63%) Docker
2 42 (19.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.11%) BitLocker
3 9 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.28%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (1.83%) vSphere
5 4 (1.83%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.91%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (18.26%) Kubernetes
2 25 (11.42%) SCCM
3 24 (10.96%) Ansible
3 24 (10.96%) Consul
3 24 (10.96%) Mesos
4 2 (0.91%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.91%) Terraform
5 1 (0.46%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 41 (18.72%) Apple
2 29 (13.24%) IBM
3 26 (11.87%) Microsoft
4 21 (9.59%) Oracle
5 14 (6.39%) Adobe
6 13 (5.94%) Citrix
7 12 (5.48%) ATG
8 10 (4.57%) HP
8 10 (4.57%) Mitel
9 9 (4.11%) VMware
10 6 (2.74%) Blue Prism
10 6 (2.74%) Cisco
11 5 (2.28%) OpenLink
12 4 (1.83%) Avaya
12 4 (1.83%) Demandware
12 4 (1.83%) hybris
12 4 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.83%) SAP
12 4 (1.83%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.83%) Sitecore