Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 345 341 331
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10 +30
Contract jobs citing iPad 45 24 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.50% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 41
South East median daily rate £130 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.32% +6.15% +51.16%
10th Percentile £122 £253 £215
90th Percentile £146 £433 £475
England median daily rate £400 £418 £388
% change year-on-year -4.19% +7.74% -1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +59.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.78 £10.50
90th Percentile £20.00 £20.85 £11.50
England median hourly rate £18.65 £18.47 £13.50
% change year-on-year +0.97% +36.81% -20.09%

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 5,393 4,842 5,852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.55% 30.36% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,068 2,727 3,520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £230 £231
90th Percentile £588 £564 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 241 302
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £18.26 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.29% -20.61% +33.57%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.25 £11.51
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £49.50
England median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.50% - +8.11%

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 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
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 21 August 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
Thames Valley +9 26 £135 -60.87% 9
Berkshire -4 13 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 11 £135 -60.87% 5
Surrey -28 8 £130 -67.90% 3
M4 Corridor - 6 - -
Hampshire -17 4 - - 7
Oxfordshire -3 2 - - 3
West Sussex - 1 - - 3
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 South East region with a requirement for iPad.

1 29 (64.44%) E-Commerce
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (48.89%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (40.00%) Docker
4 18 (40.00%) DevOps
4 18 (40.00%) Kubernetes
5 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
5 16 (35.56%) Confluence
5 16 (35.56%) JIRA
5 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
6 15 (33.33%) Windows
6 15 (33.33%) REST
7 13 (28.89%) Atlassian
8 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (24.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 11 (24.44%) CSS
9 11 (24.44%) HTML
10 10 (22.22%) .NET
10 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
10 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 10 (22.22%) Microservices
10 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (20.00%) Node.js
11 9 (20.00%) Mobile App
11 9 (20.00%) SCCM
12 8 (17.78%) iPhone
12 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
12 8 (17.78%) TDD

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 16 (35.56%) Confluence
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (15.56%) HipChat
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Magento
2 3 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (48.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) LAN
1 4 (8.89%) WAN
2 3 (6.67%) Skype
3 2 (4.44%) DHCP
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) VPN
3 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
1 16 (35.56%) JIRA
2 7 (15.56%) Bitbucket
2 7 (15.56%) gulp
2 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (6.67%) Grunt
3 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 7 (15.56%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (15.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (15.56%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (15.56%) HTML Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Architect
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Technical Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Architect
5 6 (13.33%) AWS Architect
5 6 (13.33%) C# Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) JSP Developer
7 4 (8.89%) React Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) REST
2 11 (24.44%) CSS
2 11 (24.44%) HTML
3 10 (22.22%) .NET
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (20.00%) Node.js
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Core
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (13.33%) Web Services
6 5 (11.11%) React Native
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.89%) LESS
7 4 (8.89%) React
7 4 (8.89%) Redux
7 4 (8.89%) WebSockets
8 3 (6.67%) HTML5
8 3 (6.67%) JSLint
8 3 (6.67%) Sass
8 3 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (17.78%) iPhone
3 7 (15.56%) User Experience
4 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (13.33%) Smartphone
5 4 (8.89%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Signage
6 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.44%) EPoS
6 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.22%) CMDB
7 1 (2.22%) PDA
7 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
4 7 (15.56%) Android
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.67%) Linux
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.44%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) E-Commerce
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) DevOps
4 11 (24.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 10 (22.22%) Microservices
5 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 8 (17.78%) TDD
7 7 (15.56%) Front End Development
8 6 (13.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 6 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (13.33%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 5 (11.11%) Android Development
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.11%) iOS Development
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (11.11%) ITSM
9 5 (11.11%) Kanban
9 5 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (11.11%) Scrum
10 4 (8.89%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 7 (15.56%) Groovy
3 7 (15.56%) Python
3 7 (15.56%) Ruby
4 6 (13.33%) C#
5 5 (11.11%) Go
6 4 (8.89%) Java
7 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Docker
2 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.67%) BitLocker
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (20.00%) SCCM
3 3 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Atlassian
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) Apple
4 4 (8.89%) ATG
4 4 (8.89%) Demandware
4 4 (8.89%) Google
4 4 (8.89%) hybris
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) Adobe
5 3 (6.67%) BMC
5 3 (6.67%) Perforce
5 3 (6.67%) Remedy
5 3 (6.67%) Symantec
5 3 (6.67%) Xerox
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Equitrac
6 2 (4.44%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Motorola
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) Altiris