The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iOS
London / City of London
Rank 91 103 76
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 64 47 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.17% 1.50% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.14% 6.96% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 103
Median daily rate £450 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £163 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £17.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -37.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
631 675 1152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.40% 21.50% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 502 895
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 36
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £17.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +12.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.03 £30.00 £105.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the City of London region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the City of London region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS 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 City of London region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 69 (57.98%) Agile Software Development
1 69 (57.98%) Android
2 53 (44.54%) iOS Development
3 46 (38.66%) JavaScript
4 45 (37.82%) TDD
4 45 (37.82%) Apple Swift
5 41 (34.45%) Mobile App
6 38 (31.93%) HTML
7 37 (31.09%) Scrum
8 34 (28.57%) Objective-C
9 33 (27.73%) CSS
9 33 (27.73%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (25.21%) REST
11 22 (18.49%) Software Engineering
11 22 (18.49%) Git (software)
12 21 (17.65%) RESTful
12 21 (17.65%) E-Commerce
13 20 (16.81%) Web Services
13 20 (16.81%) BDD
14 18 (15.13%) HTML5
14 18 (15.13%) Kanban
14 18 (15.13%) JSON
14 18 (15.13%) jQuery
14 18 (15.13%) Java
14 18 (15.13%) User Experience
15 17 (14.29%) Mobile Development
15 17 (14.29%) Android Development
15 17 (14.29%) MySQL
16 16 (13.45%) Xcode
16 16 (13.45%) Jenkins

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 3 (2.52%) Confluence
2 1 (0.84%) CMS
2 1 (0.84%) JBoss
2 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) InVision
1 2 (1.68%) UXPin
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
2 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.72%) TestFlight
4 7 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.52%) GitHub
6 1 (0.84%) G Suite
6 1 (0.84%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) HTTP
1 7 (5.88%) RTP
1 7 (5.88%) RTSP
2 3 (2.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.84%) LDAP
3 1 (0.84%) Network Security
3 1 (0.84%) SSL
3 1 (0.84%) VPN
3 1 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) MySQL
2 10 (8.40%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (8.40%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.40%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.40%) SQLite
3 8 (6.72%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (6.72%) CouchDB
4 2 (1.68%) Big Data
4 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.84%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.45%) Jenkins
2 16 (13.45%) Xcode
3 8 (6.72%) Calabash
4 7 (5.88%) Appium
4 7 (5.88%) JIRA
5 5 (4.20%) Axure RP
5 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.36%) Android Studio
6 4 (3.36%) Selenium
7 3 (2.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (2.52%) Maven
7 3 (2.52%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.68%) Ant
8 2 (1.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.68%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.68%) Gradle
8 2 (1.68%) Subversion
8 2 (1.68%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (11.76%) Banking
2 6 (5.04%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) Marketing
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Front Office
4 2 (1.68%) Games
5 1 (0.84%) Electronics
5 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (73.11%) Developer
2 41 (34.45%) iOS Developer
3 25 (21.01%) Senior Developer
4 17 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
5 9 (7.56%) Mobile Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Android Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Scala Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (5.88%) iOS Android Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.04%) QA Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Xamarin Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Designer
10 4 (3.36%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.36%) UX Designer
11 3 (2.52%) C++ Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.52%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.52%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (31.93%) HTML
2 33 (27.73%) CSS
3 30 (25.21%) REST
4 21 (17.65%) RESTful
5 20 (16.81%) Web Services
6 18 (15.13%) HTML5
6 18 (15.13%) jQuery
6 18 (15.13%) JSON
7 15 (12.61%) Cocoa
8 14 (11.76%) CSS3
9 12 (10.08%) SOAP
10 11 (9.24%) .NET
10 11 (9.24%) Ajax
11 10 (8.40%) AngularJS
11 10 (8.40%) Kafka
12 9 (7.56%) Akka
12 9 (7.56%) Cocoa Touch
13 7 (5.88%) FFmpeg
13 7 (5.88%) GStreamer
13 7 (5.88%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 41 (34.45%) Mobile App
2 18 (15.13%) User Experience
3 8 (6.72%) Streaming Video
4 7 (5.88%) MPEG
5 6 (5.04%) iPad
5 6 (5.04%) iPhone
6 5 (4.20%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.52%) Fintech
8 3 (2.52%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.68%) Blog
9 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.68%) Wiki
10 1 (0.84%) Animation
10 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.84%) NHS
10 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.84%) Social Media
10 1 (0.84%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 69 (57.98%) Android
2 12 (10.08%) Windows
3 4 (3.36%) webOS
3 4 (3.36%) Windows Phone
3 4 (3.36%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (1.68%) Linux
4 2 (1.68%) Unix
4 2 (1.68%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.84%) CentOS
5 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.98%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.54%) iOS Development
3 45 (37.82%) TDD
4 37 (31.09%) Scrum
5 33 (27.73%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (18.49%) Software Engineering
7 21 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 20 (16.81%) BDD
9 18 (15.13%) Kanban
10 17 (14.29%) Android Development
10 17 (14.29%) Mobile Development
11 15 (12.61%) Automated Testing
12 14 (11.76%) Unit Testing
13 12 (10.08%) MVC
13 12 (10.08%) Test Automation
14 10 (8.40%) Front End Development
14 10 (8.40%) OO
15 9 (7.56%) Pair Programming
15 9 (7.56%) Progressive Enhancement
16 8 (6.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.66%) JavaScript
2 45 (37.82%) Apple Swift
3 34 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 18 (15.13%) Java
5 13 (10.92%) SQL
6 10 (8.40%) C#
6 10 (8.40%) Scala
7 8 (6.72%) Python
8 6 (5.04%) C++
9 5 (4.20%) PHP
9 5 (4.20%) Ruby
10 4 (3.36%) XAML
11 2 (1.68%) Go
12 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.84%) Dart
12 1 (0.84%) Perl
12 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (8.40%) Docker
2 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.84%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.84%) Ansible
2 1 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.84%) SCCM
2 1 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) Apple
2 8 (6.72%) Xamarin
3 7 (5.88%) Brightcove
4 5 (4.20%) Google
5 2 (1.68%) Kony
5 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.68%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.84%) Adobe
6 1 (0.84%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.84%) Citrix
6 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.84%) Remedy
6 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.84%) SAP
6 1 (0.84%) Sencha
6 1 (0.84%) Symantec
6 1 (0.84%) Telerik
6 1 (0.84%) VMware
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