Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 407 350 359
Rank change year-on-year -57 +9 -36
Contract jobs citing iPad 232 246 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 1.67% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 78 120
London median daily rate £450 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% -5.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £129 £157 £145
90th Percentile £588 £600 £575
England median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 3 8
London median hourly rate £18.70 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.70% +17.95% +9.15%
10th Percentile £13.11 £22.60 £10.88
90th Percentile £26.25 £104.70 £25.90
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% +12.12% +13.77%

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 17,494 14,703 16,336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.95% 36.98% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,553 10,345 11,602
London median daily rate £500 £478 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +2.69% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £275
90th Percentile £700 £671 £650
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 236 248
London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.41 £21.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.82% +15.30% +17.61%
10th Percentile £12.49 £12.75 £11.85
90th Percentile £50.30 £51.25 £46.88
England median hourly rate £21.90 £20.97 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.43% -0.14% +20.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -15 81 £195 -54.12% 20
West London -26 11 £504 - 5
East London -6 4 - - 1
North London - 2 - -
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 113 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (47.41%) E-Commerce
3 98 (42.24%) iPhone
4 73 (31.47%) Windows
5 67 (28.88%) RESTful
6 63 (27.16%) Java
7 62 (26.72%) TDD
8 56 (24.14%) BDD
9 53 (22.84%) Scrum
9 53 (22.84%) Web Services
10 51 (21.98%) Apple iOS
11 48 (20.69%) Windows 7
12 45 (19.40%) Jenkins
12 45 (19.40%) Oracle
13 42 (18.10%) Docker
14 40 (17.24%) iOS Development
14 40 (17.24%) Apple Swift
14 40 (17.24%) JavaScript
14 40 (17.24%) Blackberry
14 40 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (16.81%) Git (software)
16 37 (15.95%) Active Directory
17 35 (15.09%) Payment Gateway
18 34 (14.66%) Microservices
18 34 (14.66%) Apple
18 34 (14.66%) Content Management
18 34 (14.66%) Objective-C
19 33 (14.22%) Finance
19 33 (14.22%) Spring
19 33 (14.22%) Ansible

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 25 (10.78%) CMS
1 25 (10.78%) Confluence
2 20 (8.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (7.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.02%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.59%) JBoss
6 6 (2.59%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.16%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.29%) IBM Domino
9 3 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.86%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.86%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.43%) Apache
11 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (9.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.43%) Revit
Business Applications
1 35 (15.09%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (3.45%) Magento
3 5 (2.16%) Endur
4 4 (1.72%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (1.29%) LatentZero
5 3 (1.29%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.19%) npm
3 13 (5.60%) PaaS
4 11 (4.74%) Office 365
5 7 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.16%) Bluemix
6 5 (2.16%) GitHub
6 5 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.16%) Heroku
6 5 (2.16%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.43%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.43%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.47%) VPN
2 12 (5.17%) Internet
3 10 (4.31%) LAN
3 10 (4.31%) WAN
4 6 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.59%) VoIP
5 5 (2.16%) Intranet
5 5 (2.16%) Skype
5 5 (2.16%) Wireless
6 4 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (1.29%) DHCP
7 3 (1.29%) DNS
7 3 (1.29%) HTTP
7 3 (1.29%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.86%) Broadband
8 2 (0.86%) IPv4
8 2 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.43%) Firewall
9 1 (0.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.62%) Endeca
2 16 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.59%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.29%) Hazelcast
5 3 (1.29%) Power BI
5 3 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.29%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.86%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.86%) Big Data
6 2 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.86%) HBase
6 2 (0.86%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.86%) QlikView
6 2 (0.86%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 45 (19.40%) Jenkins
2 39 (16.81%) Git (software)
3 26 (11.21%) JIRA
3 26 (11.21%) JUnit
3 26 (11.21%) Mockito
4 24 (10.34%) Selenium
5 21 (9.05%) SonarQube
5 21 (9.05%) Sonatype Nexus
5 21 (9.05%) Xcode
6 20 (8.62%) Gradle
6 20 (8.62%) Spock
7 18 (7.76%) Gerrit
8 13 (5.60%) IBM UrbanCode
9 11 (4.74%) Maven
10 8 (3.45%) Ant
11 6 (2.59%) Subversion
12 5 (2.16%) GitLab
12 5 (2.16%) Grunt
12 5 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (2.16%) webpack
General
1 33 (14.22%) Finance
2 22 (9.48%) Banking
3 14 (6.03%) Publishing
4 12 (5.17%) Retail
5 10 (4.31%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.72%) Legal
7 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 102 (43.97%) Developer
2 40 (17.24%) Analyst
3 36 (15.52%) iOS Developer
4 20 (8.62%) Oracle Developer
4 20 (8.62%) Support Engineer
5 18 (7.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 17 (7.33%) Architect
6 17 (7.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 17 (7.33%) Support Analyst
7 16 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (6.90%) Desktop Support
8 15 (6.47%) Java Developer
9 12 (5.17%) Service Analyst
9 12 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (4.31%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 9 (3.88%) Lead Developer
11 9 (3.88%) Node.js Developer
12 8 (3.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 8 (3.45%) IT Support
12 8 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (28.88%) RESTful
2 53 (22.84%) Web Services
3 33 (14.22%) Node.js
3 33 (14.22%) Spring
4 27 (11.64%) Cocoa
5 26 (11.21%) J2EE
6 24 (10.34%) REST
7 23 (9.91%) React
8 12 (5.17%) CSS
8 12 (5.17%) HTML
8 12 (5.17%) HTML5
9 10 (4.31%) Spring Boot
10 9 (3.88%) CSS3
11 8 (3.45%) React Native
12 7 (3.02%) Cocoa Touch
12 7 (3.02%) Express
12 7 (3.02%) Spring Integration
13 6 (2.59%) JDBC
13 6 (2.59%) SOAP
14 5 (2.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 98 (42.24%) iPhone
2 40 (17.24%) Blackberry
3 32 (13.79%) User Experience
4 27 (11.64%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (9.48%) Mobile App
6 20 (8.62%) Social Media
7 17 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (3.45%) Computer Science
9 8 (3.45%) Virtual Team
10 6 (2.59%) NHS
11 5 (2.16%) Fintech
12 4 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (1.29%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.86%) CCTV
14 2 (0.86%) EPoS
14 2 (0.86%) Fixed Income
14 2 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (31.47%) Windows
2 51 (21.98%) Apple iOS
3 48 (20.69%) Windows 7
4 22 (9.48%) Windows 10
5 18 (7.76%) Android
5 18 (7.76%) Unix
6 11 (4.74%) Mac OS X
7 9 (3.88%) Windows Server
7 9 (3.88%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.45%) Linux
9 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.86%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.86%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.43%) Solaris
12 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (47.41%) E-Commerce
3 62 (26.72%) TDD
4 56 (24.14%) BDD
5 53 (22.84%) Scrum
6 40 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (17.24%) iOS Development
7 34 (14.66%) Content Management
7 34 (14.66%) Microservices
8 30 (12.93%) Mobile Development
9 29 (12.50%) SOA
10 26 (11.21%) OO
11 25 (10.78%) ITIL
11 25 (10.78%) Unit Testing
12 24 (10.34%) DevOps
13 22 (9.48%) OOD
14 20 (8.62%) ERP
14 20 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
15 18 (7.76%) Deployment Automation
16 16 (6.90%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 63 (27.16%) Java
2 40 (17.24%) Apple Swift
2 40 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 34 (14.66%) Objective-C
4 27 (11.64%) Python
5 24 (10.34%) Groovy
6 23 (9.91%) Bash Shell
7 18 (7.76%) Ruby
8 17 (7.33%) C#
9 14 (6.03%) C++
10 10 (4.31%) SQL
11 8 (3.45%) PHP
12 7 (3.02%) ES6
13 6 (2.59%) Java 8
13 6 (2.59%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.29%) R
14 3 (1.29%) Scala
14 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 16 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.45%) Degree
3 6 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.59%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.45%) QA
2 6 (2.59%) SLA
3 5 (2.16%) GCP
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 20022
4 2 (0.86%) PSD2
5 1 (0.43%) GDPR
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 42 (18.10%) Docker
2 37 (15.95%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.16%) vSphere
5 3 (1.29%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.86%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.86%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (14.22%) Ansible
2 21 (9.05%) Kubernetes
3 15 (6.47%) SCCM
4 8 (3.45%) Consul
4 8 (3.45%) Mesos
5 5 (2.16%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.29%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.86%) Oozie
8 1 (0.43%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.43%) Nagios
8 1 (0.43%) Opsview
8 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (19.40%) Oracle
2 34 (14.66%) Apple
3 30 (12.93%) ATG
4 29 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.74%) Cisco
6 10 (4.31%) Mitel
7 8 (3.45%) Citrix
7 8 (3.45%) HP
8 7 (3.02%) Adobe
8 7 (3.02%) VMware
9 6 (2.59%) Bloomberg
9 6 (2.59%) IBM
9 6 (2.59%) SAP
10 5 (2.16%) hybris
10 5 (2.16%) OpenLink
10 5 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.16%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.16%) Tableau
11 4 (1.72%) Demandware
11 4 (1.72%) MobileIron