The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iPad
South East / Surrey
Rank 88 98 88
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10  
Contract jobs citing iPad 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.086% 0.23% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.60% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £405 £300 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -55.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.09 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +34.00% +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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 361 496 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 30.88% 38.60% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 274 196
Median daily rate £408 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.11% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 59 18
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.97% +28.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.78 £16.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £57.00 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

iPad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPad in Surrey

iPad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPad in Surrey

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for iPad.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) iPhone
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) SCCM
5 5 (50.00%) Altiris
5 5 (50.00%) Smartphone
5 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (50.00%) Law
5 5 (50.00%) Dell
5 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
5 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (50.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 2 (20.00%) Nokia
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Android
7 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (10.00%) Gradle
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (10.00%) Guidewire
7 1 (10.00%) DevOps
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 10

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Law
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) iPhone
2 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Groovy
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Altiris
2 5 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Guidewire
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) SAP