Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Apple iOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apple iOS over the 6 months to 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in 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 iOS
London > Central London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 143 132
Rank change year-on-year +55 -11 -17
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 125 167 183
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 2.42% 1.86% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.75% 9.30% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 126 153
Median daily rate £450 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £131 £191 £182
90th Percentile £575 £625 £624
London median daily rate £450 £475 £454
% change year-on-year -5.26% +4.68% +6.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £63.33 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.66% +10.00% -
London median hourly rate £72.50 £18.35 £21.75
% change year-on-year +295.10% -15.63% -55.61%

Apple iOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 909 1,795 1,874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.57% 19.96% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 1,301 1,457
Median daily rate £450 £475 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -4.52% +10.56%
10th Percentile £155 £163 £200
90th Percentile £638 £650 £655
London median daily rate £450 £485 £475
% change year-on-year -7.22% +2.11% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 48 65
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +6.95% -1.58%
10th Percentile £12.50 £16.05 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.60 £34.13 £30.00
Median hourly rate £24.18 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +15.12% +12.30% -14.02%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in Central London

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Central London

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apple iOS in Central London over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Central London

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in Central London

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Central London region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. 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
City of London +51 90 £423 -11.05% 20
City of Westminster +24 7 £575 +19.79%
West End of London +10 3 £350 -22.22%
Kensington and Chelsea 0 1 £150 -71.43%
Apple iOS
London

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS 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 Central London region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 68 (54.40%) Android
2 32 (25.60%) Windows
2 32 (25.60%) iOS Development
3 31 (24.80%) User Experience
3 31 (24.80%) Apple Swift
4 25 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
7 20 (16.00%) Windows 10
8 17 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (13.60%) Apple
8 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (12.80%) Finance
10 15 (12.00%) Active Directory
10 15 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 15 (12.00%) Office 365
10 15 (12.00%) Google
11 14 (11.20%) Banking
12 13 (10.40%) Objective-C
12 13 (10.40%) React Native
13 12 (9.60%) Kotlin
13 12 (9.60%) Mobile Development
13 12 (9.60%) Xcode
13 12 (9.60%) Mac OS X
14 11 (8.80%) TDD
14 11 (8.80%) ITIL
14 11 (8.80%) Android Development
14 11 (8.80%) REST
14 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (8.00%) Redux

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 4 (3.20%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.40%) Confluence
3 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.80%) Mendix
Applications
1 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.40%) Sketch
3 5 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (3.20%) InVision
5 3 (2.40%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (1.60%) Zeplin
7 1 (0.80%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.80%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.80%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Office 365
2 8 (6.40%) AWS
2 8 (6.40%) Azure
3 6 (4.80%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (4.80%) Serverless
4 5 (4.00%) G Suite
4 5 (4.00%) GCP
4 5 (4.00%) GitHub
5 2 (1.60%) Google Play
5 2 (1.60%) PaaS
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Asana
6 1 (0.80%) Google Docs
6 1 (0.80%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.80%) Slack
6 1 (0.80%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) LAN
2 3 (2.40%) Skype
3 2 (1.60%) Broadband
3 2 (1.60%) HTTP
3 2 (1.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.80%) VoIP
4 1 (0.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.20%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (3.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.40%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.60%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.60%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.60%) SQLite
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.80%) MySQL
4 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Xcode
2 10 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.00%) Gradle
4 4 (3.20%) JIRA
4 4 (3.20%) Selenium
5 3 (2.40%) Katalon Studio
5 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.60%) fastlane
6 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.80%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.80%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.80%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.80%) JUnit
7 1 (0.80%) Postman
7 1 (0.80%) REST Assured
7 1 (0.80%) Subversion
7 1 (0.80%) TestNG
General
1 16 (12.80%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Banking
3 8 (6.40%) Marketing
4 7 (5.60%) Advertising
4 7 (5.60%) Games
5 3 (2.40%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.80%) German Language
6 1 (0.80%) Publishing
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (48.80%) Developer
2 28 (22.40%) iOS Developer
3 17 (13.60%) Analyst
4 11 (8.80%) React Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.40%) Designer
7 7 (5.60%) Android Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Desktop Support
7 7 (5.60%) Senior iOS Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Junior
9 5 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (3.20%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.20%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Junior Web Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.40%) React Native
2 11 (8.80%) REST
3 10 (8.00%) iOS SDK
3 10 (8.00%) Redux
4 9 (7.20%) RxSwift
5 7 (5.60%) CSS
6 6 (4.80%) Node.js
6 6 (4.80%) RESTful
7 5 (4.00%) .NET
7 5 (4.00%) DOM
7 5 (4.00%) HTML
7 5 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (4.00%) RxCocoa
8 4 (3.20%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.20%) Google Maps API
8 4 (3.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.40%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.40%) Android SDK
9 3 (2.40%) HTML5
9 3 (2.40%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.80%) User Experience
2 25 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (4.00%) Marketing Technology
6 5 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.20%) W3C
8 3 (2.40%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (2.40%) SCORM
8 3 (2.40%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.40%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (1.60%) BYOD
9 2 (1.60%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.60%) Online Games
10 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.80%) iPhone
10 1 (0.80%) Social Network
10 1 (0.80%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (54.40%) Android
2 32 (25.60%) Windows
3 20 (16.00%) Windows 10
4 12 (9.60%) Mac OS X
5 8 (6.40%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.40%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.80%) Linux
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.60%) iOS Development
2 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 12 (9.60%) Mobile Development
6 11 (8.80%) Android Development
6 11 (8.80%) ITIL
6 11 (8.80%) TDD
7 9 (7.20%) Test Automation
7 9 (7.20%) Time Management
8 8 (6.40%) Analytics
8 8 (6.40%) BDD
8 8 (6.40%) DevOps
8 8 (6.40%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.80%) MVVM
9 6 (4.80%) Scrum
9 6 (4.80%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.00%) MVC
10 5 (4.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.80%) Apple Swift
2 13 (10.40%) Objective-C
3 12 (9.60%) Kotlin
4 10 (8.00%) Java
4 10 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.20%) Python
6 7 (5.60%) Ruby
7 6 (4.80%) C#
8 5 (4.00%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.20%) C
9 4 (3.20%) SQL
10 3 (2.40%) C++
10 3 (2.40%) Scala
11 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.60%) XAML
12 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.80%) Go
12 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.20%) A+ Certification
1 4 (3.20%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (3.20%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (2.40%) Degree
3 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.80%) CCA
4 1 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) WCAG
3 1 (0.80%) NCSC
3 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Firmware
2 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (1.60%) SCCM
2 2 (1.60%) Terraform
3 1 (0.80%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.80%) Ansible
3 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.80%) SCOM
3 1 (0.80%) SCSM
3 1 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.60%) Apple
3 15 (12.00%) Google
4 8 (6.40%) Adobe
5 6 (4.80%) Dell
5 6 (4.80%) Facebook
5 6 (4.80%) HP
6 5 (4.00%) Remedy
7 4 (3.20%) Mapbox
7 4 (3.20%) Xerox
8 3 (2.40%) Citrix
9 2 (1.60%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.60%) Canon
9 2 (1.60%) FactSet
9 2 (1.60%) MobileIron
9 2 (1.60%) Reuters
9 2 (1.60%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.80%) Okta
10 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.80%) VMware