Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 396 368 367
Rank change year-on-year -28 -1 -31
Contract jobs citing iPad 240 235 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.57% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.56% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 81 112
London median daily rate £425 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +13.88% -14.85%
10th Percentile £130 £150 £145
90th Percentile £550 £538 £537
England median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 8
London median hourly rate £18.70 £23.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.70% +9.52% +35.48%
10th Percentile £13.23 £19.84 £19.00
90th Percentile £26.25 £30.68 £25.90
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% +5.71% +16.67%

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 17,819 15,069 16,248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.21% 36.26% 37.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,928 10,582 11,401
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £656 £650
England median daily rate £453 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.62% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 255 273
London median hourly rate £21.75 £21.07 £20.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +0.77% +16.17%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.94 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.08 £44.95
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.67 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.02% +3.35% +14.29%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -3 48 £250 -42.86% 13
West London -17 13 £491 +6.22% 9
South London -37 6 £418 +10.23% 4
East London -10 4 £135 -61.43% 2
North London - 3 £400 -
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 122 (50.83%) iPhone
2 104 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 72 (30.00%) Apple iOS
5 70 (29.17%) Java
6 68 (28.33%) Windows
7 64 (26.67%) RESTful
8 60 (25.00%) TDD
9 56 (23.33%) iOS Development
10 53 (22.08%) Web Services
11 52 (21.67%) BDD
12 49 (20.42%) Apple Swift
12 49 (20.42%) Oracle
12 49 (20.42%) Blackberry
13 48 (20.00%) Windows 7
14 46 (19.17%) Apple
15 42 (17.50%) Objective-C
15 42 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (17.08%) User Experience
16 41 (17.08%) ATG
16 41 (17.08%) Content Management
16 41 (17.08%) Microsoft
17 40 (16.67%) Finance
18 39 (16.25%) J2EE
19 38 (15.83%) Scrum
20 37 (15.42%) Active Directory
21 35 (14.58%) OO
21 35 (14.58%) Cocoa
21 35 (14.58%) Spring
21 35 (14.58%) Jenkins

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 29 (12.08%) Confluence
2 24 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (8.75%) CMS
4 17 (7.08%) WebSphere
4 17 (7.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (5.83%) JBoss
6 12 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (3.75%) MS Exchange
8 8 (3.33%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (2.08%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (1.25%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.83%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (12.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.42%) Revit
Business Applications
1 30 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (4.58%) Magento
3 3 (1.25%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.17%) Office 365
3 6 (2.50%) npm
3 6 (2.50%) PaaS
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.83%) GitHub
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.42%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.42%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.42%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.50%) Internet
2 15 (6.25%) VPN
3 14 (5.83%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.42%) LAN
5 9 (3.75%) WAN
6 8 (3.33%) DNS
7 6 (2.50%) DHCP
8 5 (2.08%) IP Telephony
8 5 (2.08%) VoIP
8 5 (2.08%) Wireless
9 4 (1.67%) Intranet
10 3 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.83%) Broadband
11 2 (0.83%) Firewall
11 2 (0.83%) FTP
11 2 (0.83%) HTTP
11 2 (0.83%) IPv4
11 2 (0.83%) NAS
11 2 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.00%) Endeca
2 9 (3.75%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.92%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.25%) Hazelcast
5 3 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.25%) Power BI
5 3 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.25%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.83%) Big Data
6 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.83%) HBase
6 2 (0.83%) QlikView
6 2 (0.83%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.83%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 35 (14.58%) Git (software)
1 35 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 31 (12.92%) JUnit
3 30 (12.50%) JIRA
3 30 (12.50%) Xcode
4 28 (11.67%) Mockito
4 28 (11.67%) Selenium
5 24 (10.00%) Gradle
5 24 (10.00%) Spock
6 9 (3.75%) Gerrit
6 9 (3.75%) SonarQube
6 9 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (2.50%) IBM UrbanCode
7 6 (2.50%) Maven
8 3 (1.25%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.25%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.25%) Gatling
8 3 (1.25%) JMeter
8 3 (1.25%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 40 (16.67%) Finance
2 19 (7.92%) Banking
3 18 (7.50%) Publishing
4 8 (3.33%) Retail
5 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.67%) Legal
7 3 (1.25%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.25%) Marketing
8 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (47.50%) Developer
2 51 (21.25%) iOS Developer
3 32 (13.33%) Analyst
4 25 (10.42%) Desktop Support
5 24 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 23 (9.58%) Architect
7 20 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 19 (7.92%) Support Analyst
9 17 (7.08%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (5.00%) Java Developer
11 11 (4.58%) Desktop Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) IT Support
13 9 (3.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 9 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (3.75%) Service Analyst
13 9 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
14 8 (3.33%) React Developer
14 8 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (26.67%) RESTful
2 53 (22.08%) Web Services
3 39 (16.25%) J2EE
4 35 (14.58%) Cocoa
4 35 (14.58%) Spring
5 27 (11.25%) REST
6 15 (6.25%) SOAP
7 14 (5.83%) JDBC
8 13 (5.42%) iOS SDK
9 12 (5.00%) Node.js
10 11 (4.58%) CSS
10 11 (4.58%) HTML
10 11 (4.58%) React
11 9 (3.75%) Cocoa Touch
11 9 (3.75%) React Native
12 8 (3.33%) Spring Boot
13 7 (2.92%) HTML5
13 7 (2.92%) JSON
13 7 (2.92%) Spring Integration
14 6 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 122 (50.83%) iPhone
2 49 (20.42%) Blackberry
3 41 (17.08%) User Experience
4 31 (12.92%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (10.00%) Social Media
6 21 (8.75%) Mobile App
7 16 (6.67%) Virtual Team
8 14 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (5.42%) Computer Science
10 7 (2.92%) Fintech
11 4 (1.67%) Animation
12 3 (1.25%) NHS
13 2 (0.83%) CCTV
13 2 (0.83%) EPoS
13 2 (0.83%) Replication
13 2 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.42%) Clustering
14 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 68 (28.33%) Windows
3 48 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 16 (6.67%) Unix
5 14 (5.83%) Windows 10
6 12 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 11 (4.58%) Android
8 8 (3.33%) Windows Server
9 7 (2.92%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.67%) Linux
10 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.42%) Solaris
12 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 60 (25.00%) TDD
4 56 (23.33%) iOS Development
5 52 (21.67%) BDD
6 42 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (17.08%) Content Management
8 38 (15.83%) Scrum
9 35 (14.58%) OO
10 33 (13.75%) SOA
11 32 (13.33%) Microservices
12 27 (11.25%) Mobile Development
13 26 (10.83%) OOD
14 25 (10.42%) ITIL
15 24 (10.00%) ERP
16 23 (9.58%) Unit Testing
17 19 (7.92%) Software Architecture
18 18 (7.50%) OOP
19 17 (7.08%) Acceptance Criteria
20 16 (6.67%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.17%) Java
2 49 (20.42%) Apple Swift
3 42 (17.50%) Objective-C
4 28 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.08%) Python
6 11 (4.58%) C#
7 9 (3.75%) C++
8 8 (3.33%) PHP
9 7 (2.92%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.92%) ES6
9 7 (2.92%) Groovy
9 7 (2.92%) Ruby
10 4 (1.67%) SQL
11 3 (1.25%) R
11 3 (1.25%) Scala
12 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.42%) Perl
13 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (6.25%) Degree
2 13 (5.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.58%) Master's Degree
4 9 (3.75%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.83%) MCSE
8 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.42%) MCITP
8 1 (0.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.50%) QA
2 9 (3.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.42%) GDPR
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.42%) MiFID
3 1 (0.42%) PMO
3 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (15.42%) Active Directory
2 34 (14.17%) Docker
3 8 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.67%) vSphere
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.42%) Samba
Systems Management
1 33 (13.75%) Ansible
2 8 (3.33%) AirWatch
3 6 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.50%) SCCM
4 3 (1.25%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.83%) Nagios
5 2 (0.83%) Oozie
6 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.42%) Icinga
6 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.42%) Opsview
6 1 (0.42%) Puppet
6 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (20.42%) Oracle
2 46 (19.17%) Apple
3 41 (17.08%) ATG
3 41 (17.08%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.42%) Cisco
5 11 (4.58%) Bloomberg
6 10 (4.17%) HP
7 7 (2.92%) VMware
8 6 (2.50%) Wyse
9 5 (2.08%) FactSet
9 5 (2.08%) Ivanti
9 5 (2.08%) Lotus
9 5 (2.08%) Mitel
9 5 (2.08%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.08%) Tableau
10 4 (1.67%) Adobe
10 4 (1.67%) Dell
10 4 (1.67%) hybris
10 4 (1.67%) MobileIron
10 4 (1.67%) NetApp