Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Apple iPad
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 340 376
Rank change year-on-year +3 +36 -94
Contract jobs citing iPad 34 45 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.91% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 5
South East median daily rate £345 £275 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.45% -19.12% -9.33%
10th Percentile £113 £122 £126
90th Percentile £433 £513 £372
England median daily rate £409 £355 £388
% change year-on-year +15.14% -8.39% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +23.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £10.78 £17.50 £12.56
90th Percentile £20.07 £19.25 £17.85
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% - +12.90%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4817 4970 5984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.85% 29.69% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2823 2866 3454
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
10th Percentile £220 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 289 321
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +15.66%
10th Percentile £10.72 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.75 £54.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing iPad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for iPad in the South East

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing iPad in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in the South East

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPad in the South East

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in the South East

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for iPad in the South East

iPad
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -5 18 £355 +29.09% 1
Hampshire +22 11 £125 -64.29%
Buckinghamshire -29 8 £345 +25.45%
Berkshire +10 7 £345 +0.73% 1
Surrey -25 3 £405 +200.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £400 -
West Sussex -5 1 - -
Kent -17 1 £325 +20.93%
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for iPad.

1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) iPhone
3 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
6 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (29.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (26.47%) Linux
7 9 (26.47%) ITIL
7 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
7 9 (26.47%) Windows 8
8 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
8 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 7 (20.59%) HTML
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle
9 7 (20.59%) LAN
9 7 (20.59%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (20.59%) Symantec
10 6 (17.65%) Games
10 6 (17.65%) Maven
10 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 6 (17.65%) Java
10 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
10 6 (17.65%) REST
11 5 (14.71%) Bitbucket
11 5 (14.71%) Online Games
11 5 (14.71%) Groovy

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.88%) nginx
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.88%) WordPress
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) npm
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.59%) LAN
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) DNS
5 2 (5.88%) SMTP
5 2 (5.88%) VLAN
5 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.94%) FTP
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) MPLS
6 1 (2.94%) NAS
6 1 (2.94%) PBX
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
6 1 (2.94%) Skype
6 1 (2.94%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Maven
3 5 (14.71%) Bitbucket
4 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.88%) Bower
5 2 (5.88%) Gradle
5 2 (5.88%) Grunt
5 2 (5.88%) gulp
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (5.88%) WebStorm
6 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (17.65%) Games
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Billing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Desktop Support
3 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Desktop Technician
5 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Build Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Mobile UI Developer
7 3 (8.82%) PC Technician
7 3 (8.82%) Printer Technician
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 6 (17.65%) REST
3 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
4 4 (11.76%) Grails
4 4 (11.76%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) JMS
4 4 (11.76%) Spring
4 4 (11.76%) Spring Integration
4 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) .NET
5 3 (8.82%) Apache Camel
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE
5 3 (8.82%) Java EE
5 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) JSON
5 3 (8.82%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) iPhone
2 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 5 (14.71%) Online Games
4 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
4 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (5.88%) Replication
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
3 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 8
4 5 (14.71%) Android
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.88%) Unix
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) Microservices
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
3 4 (11.76%) Low Latency
4 3 (8.82%) iOS Development
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) Web Development
5 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Document Management
5 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
5 2 (5.88%) MVVM
5 2 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (5.88%) SEO
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) Groovy
4 3 (8.82%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CCENT
1 2 (5.88%) CCNA
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) MCSA
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Docker
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Symantec
3 5 (14.71%) Apple
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Google
5 3 (8.82%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) Avaya
6 2 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) Guidewire
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) Kaspersky
6 2 (5.88%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) Canon
7 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.94%) Polycom
7 1 (2.94%) Qualys
7 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds