Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 6 months to 23 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 West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 174 179
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 +9
Contract jobs citing iPad 40 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.71% 0.51% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 1.76% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 19
South West median daily rate £368 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £185 £260 £98
90th Percentile £460 £526 £450
England median daily rate £415 £355 £388
% change year-on-year +16.90% -8.39% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £110.00 - -
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% +0.01% +15.53%

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1543 1645 1803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.27% 28.76% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 1121 1144
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £204 £225 £213
90th Percentile £547 £563 £534
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 116 102
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% -33.33% +16.42%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.49 £13.41
90th Percentile £57.03 £44.00 £54.63
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for iPad in the South West

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in the South West

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPad in the South West

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in the South West

iPad
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Wiltshire 0 12 £375 +8.70% 2
Dorset -6 8 £418 +8.79%
Bristol -8 8 £168 -46.83%
Gloucestershire - 7 £193 -
Somerset +2 4 - -
Devon -2 1 £475 +27.52%
iPad
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region with a requirement for iPad.

1 19 (47.50%) E-Commerce
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) DevOps
4 10 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 10 (25.00%) Node.js
4 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 10 (25.00%) Java
4 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (22.50%) C#
5 9 (22.50%) Python
5 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
5 9 (22.50%) Docker
5 9 (22.50%) React
6 8 (20.00%) Web Services
6 8 (20.00%) Ruby
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) Groovy
7 7 (17.50%) iPhone
7 7 (17.50%) SCCM
7 7 (17.50%) TDD
7 7 (17.50%) HTML
7 7 (17.50%) Ansible
7 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
7 7 (17.50%) Windows 10
8 6 (15.00%) AirWatch
8 6 (15.00%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software

iPad
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (10.00%) nginx
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.00%) Office 365
3 4 (10.00%) PaaS
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) FTP
3 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.50%) IPsec
3 1 (2.50%) LDAP
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.50%) VLAN
3 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Big Data
2 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) JIRA
4 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.00%) Gerrit
5 2 (5.00%) Gradle
5 2 (5.00%) Grunt
5 2 (5.00%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
5 2 (5.00%) SonarQube
5 2 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.00%) Toad
5 2 (5.00%) webpack
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Law
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Android Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (7.50%) iOS Developer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Node.js
2 9 (22.50%) React
3 8 (20.00%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) CSS
5 6 (15.00%) RESTful
6 5 (12.50%) .NET
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 5 (12.50%) Redux
7 3 (7.50%) CSS3
7 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.50%) SOAP
7 3 (7.50%) Spring
7 3 (7.50%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.00%) Sass
8 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
8 2 (5.00%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) iPhone
1 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.00%) FMCG
3 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
1 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (17.50%) Windows 10
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (12.50%) Android
5 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.00%) Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Unix
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) E-Commerce
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) DevOps
4 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (12.50%) Web Development
7 4 (10.00%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) Open Source
8 3 (7.50%) Android Development
8 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
9 2 (5.00%) Defect Management
9 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.00%) Time Management
10 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) Java
1 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (22.50%) C#
2 9 (22.50%) Python
3 8 (20.00%) Groovy
3 8 (20.00%) Ruby
4 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) ECMAScript
6 2 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) Docker
3 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (17.50%) Ansible
2 7 (17.50%) SCCM
3 6 (15.00%) AirWatch
4 5 (12.50%) Puppet
5 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.50%) Icinga
6 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco
1 6 (15.00%) VMware
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.50%) F5
3 1 (2.50%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) NetApp
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat