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 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
England / London
Rank 288 289 266
Rank change year-on-year +1 -23  
Contract jobs citing iPad 115 131 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.60% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.70% 1.73% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 60 66
Median daily rate £400 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £179 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 15
Median hourly rate £125.00 £19.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +557.89% +6.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +29.62% +3.84%  

iPad is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6760 7586 7419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.19% 34.49% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4693 5390 5058
Median daily rate £500 £475 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £299 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 117 138
Median hourly rate £27.92 £19.74 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.43% -0.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing iPad as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPad in London

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iPad in London.

Contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 16 £425 +8.63% 4
Croydon +15 8 £383 -13.06%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iPad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for iPad.

1 119 (46.30%) E-Commerce
2 102 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (24.90%) Windows
4 63 (24.51%) iPhone
5 57 (22.18%) Java
6 56 (21.79%) JIRA
7 53 (20.62%) RESTful
7 53 (20.62%) Windows 7
8 48 (18.68%) TDD
9 45 (17.51%) Blackberry
10 43 (16.73%) Scrum
10 43 (16.73%) Git (software)
11 40 (15.56%) Confluence
12 39 (15.18%) Microsoft
12 39 (15.18%) JavaScript
13 37 (14.40%) Banking
13 37 (14.40%) Gradle
14 36 (14.01%) Retail
14 36 (14.01%) Oracle
15 35 (13.62%) Apple iOS
16 34 (13.23%) Jenkins
16 34 (13.23%) Web Services
17 33 (12.84%) Android
18 32 (12.45%) BDD
18 32 (12.45%) MS Office
18 32 (12.45%) ATG
19 31 (12.06%) Finance
19 31 (12.06%) HTML
20 30 (11.67%) Active Directory
20 30 (11.67%) iOS Development

iPad
Top Related 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 (15.56%) Confluence
2 23 (8.95%) CMS
3 16 (6.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (5.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 15 (5.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (5.45%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.28%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (3.50%) IBM Notes
8 8 (3.11%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.33%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.17%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.17%) Drupal
11 3 (1.17%) Mule
11 3 (1.17%) Mule ESB
11 3 (1.17%) SAS
11 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.17%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.78%) CICS
Applications
1 32 (12.45%) MS Office
2 7 (2.72%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.56%) Gliffy
4 3 (1.17%) HipChat
5 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.39%) GIMP
6 1 (0.39%) InDesign
6 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (5.84%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.89%) Eikon
3 6 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.78%) Magento
5 1 (0.39%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.11%) Bluemix
1 8 (3.11%) IBM Cloud
2 6 (2.33%) PaaS
3 5 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.78%) iTunes
4 2 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.39%) G Suite
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.39%) Network Security
2 12 (4.67%) VoIP
2 12 (4.67%) WebEx
3 6 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (2.33%) Internet
4 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.56%) LDAP
5 4 (1.56%) VPN
5 4 (1.56%) Wireless
6 3 (1.17%) DHCP
6 3 (1.17%) DNS
6 3 (1.17%) HTTP
6 3 (1.17%) LAN
7 2 (0.78%) Firewall
7 2 (0.78%) PSTN
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.39%) VLAN
8 1 (0.39%) WAN
8 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.34%) Endeca
2 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.95%) Big Data
4 3 (1.17%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.78%) DB2
5 2 (0.78%) MySQL
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.78%) SQLite
6 1 (0.39%) OLTP
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 56 (21.79%) JIRA
2 43 (16.73%) Git (software)
3 37 (14.40%) Gradle
4 34 (13.23%) Jenkins
5 28 (10.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 25 (9.73%) Selenium
7 15 (5.84%) JUnit
7 15 (5.84%) Mockito
7 15 (5.84%) Spock
8 11 (4.28%) Maven
9 9 (3.50%) git-flow
10 8 (3.11%) Vagrant
11 7 (2.72%) Karma Test Runner
11 7 (2.72%) Subversion
11 7 (2.72%) Xcode
12 6 (2.33%) Android Studio
12 6 (2.33%) gulp
12 6 (2.33%) Zephyr
13 3 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.17%) FishEye
General
1 37 (14.40%) Banking
2 36 (14.01%) Retail
3 31 (12.06%) Finance
4 22 (8.56%) Marketing
5 18 (7.00%) Legal
6 11 (4.28%) Law
6 11 (4.28%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.17%) Games
8 3 (1.17%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
9 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (30.74%) Developer
2 46 (17.90%) Analyst
3 38 (14.79%) Consultant
4 29 (11.28%) iOS Developer
5 26 (10.12%) Senior Developer
6 24 (9.34%) Desktop Support
7 22 (8.56%) Support Engineer
8 21 (8.17%) Architect
9 19 (7.39%) Desktop Engineer
10 18 (7.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 17 (6.61%) Business Analyst
12 15 (5.84%) Support Analyst
13 14 (5.45%) DevOps Specialist
14 13 (5.06%) Service Analyst
15 12 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
15 12 (4.67%) Service Desk Analyst
16 11 (4.28%) Business Consultant
17 10 (3.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
18 9 (3.50%) Technical Trainer
18 9 (3.50%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (20.62%) RESTful
2 34 (13.23%) Web Services
3 31 (12.06%) HTML
4 28 (10.89%) CSS
5 23 (8.95%) J2EE
5 23 (8.95%) Spring
6 17 (6.61%) REST
7 14 (5.45%) Node.js
8 13 (5.06%) JSON
9 12 (4.67%) Cocoa
10 11 (4.28%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.89%) jQuery
12 9 (3.50%) HTML5
13 8 (3.11%) Django
13 8 (3.11%) Middleware
13 8 (3.11%) XML
14 6 (2.33%) Browserify
14 6 (2.33%) SOAP
15 5 (1.95%) .NET
15 5 (1.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 63 (24.51%) iPhone
2 45 (17.51%) Blackberry
3 19 (7.39%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.23%) Social Media
5 14 (5.45%) User Experience
6 9 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.50%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.33%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.95%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.17%) PKI
11 2 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.39%) Animation
12 1 (0.39%) Blog
12 1 (0.39%) BYOD
12 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.39%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.90%) Windows
2 53 (20.62%) Windows 7
3 35 (13.62%) Apple iOS
4 33 (12.84%) Android
5 25 (9.73%) Windows XP
6 14 (5.45%) Unix
6 14 (5.45%) Windows 8
7 13 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (4.67%) Windows Server
9 9 (3.50%) Linux
10 6 (2.33%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.33%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.78%) zOS
13 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (46.30%) E-Commerce
2 102 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (18.68%) TDD
4 43 (16.73%) Scrum
5 32 (12.45%) BDD
6 30 (11.67%) iOS Development
7 25 (9.73%) DevOps
7 25 (9.73%) High Availability
8 24 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (9.34%) OO
9 22 (8.56%) CRM
10 20 (7.78%) SOA
11 18 (7.00%) Microservices
12 17 (6.61%) Content Management
12 17 (6.61%) Kanban
13 16 (6.23%) API Design
13 16 (6.23%) Workflow
14 15 (5.84%) Automated Testing
14 15 (5.84%) ERP
14 15 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (22.18%) Java
2 39 (15.18%) JavaScript
3 28 (10.89%) Objective-C
4 24 (9.34%) Apple Swift
5 12 (4.67%) Groovy
6 8 (3.11%) C#
6 8 (3.11%) Python
7 4 (1.56%) SQL
8 3 (1.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.17%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.17%) Ruby
9 2 (0.78%) C++
9 2 (0.78%) PHP
10 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (1.95%) Degree
2 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) SLA
2 2 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) PMO
3 1 (0.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 30 (11.67%) Active Directory
1 30 (11.67%) Docker
2 3 (1.17%) vSphere
3 2 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.39%) Firmware
4 1 (0.39%) XenApp
4 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (10.51%) Ansible
2 8 (3.11%) Puppet
3 7 (2.72%) AirWatch
4 6 (2.33%) Salt
5 3 (1.17%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.17%) OpenSSO
6 2 (0.78%) CA Endevor
6 2 (0.78%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.78%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (0.78%) SCCM
7 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 39 (15.18%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.01%) Oracle
3 32 (12.45%) ATG
4 19 (7.39%) Adobe
4 19 (7.39%) Atlassian
5 17 (6.61%) Apple
6 15 (5.84%) Bloomberg
7 14 (5.45%) Reuters
8 10 (3.89%) HP
9 9 (3.50%) iManage
9 9 (3.50%) Lotus
10 8 (3.11%) Splunk
11 7 (2.72%) Cisco
11 7 (2.72%) Google
11 7 (2.72%) Guidewire
11 7 (2.72%) hybris
11 7 (2.72%) IBM
12 6 (2.33%) Apigee
12 6 (2.33%) Citrix
12 6 (2.33%) F5
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