Period
to 15 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 15 October 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 127 104 154
Rank change year-on-year -23 +50 -25
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 46 20 80
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.20% 1.12% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.18% 6.58% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 67
10th Percentile £385 £281 £170
25th Percentile £463 £372 £338
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £438 £450
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.78% -2.70%
75th Percentile £550 £491 £538
90th Percentile £669 £638 £575
Central London median daily rate £525 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.78% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.17
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 - £42.17

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 452 304 1,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.76% 17.06% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 241 892
10th Percentile £189 £200 £165
25th Percentile £375 £356 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £473 £475
Median % change year-on-year +8.47% -0.53% -2.56%
75th Percentile £602 £556 £570
90th Percentile £700 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £473 £463
% change year-on-year +8.47% +2.16% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 34
10th Percentile £13.44 £20.50 £12.04
25th Percentile £13.81 £21.25 £14.06
Median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -36.67% +9.76% +9.63%
75th Percentile £15.72 £30.38 £21.44
90th Percentile £20.20 £35.10 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £20.67
% change year-on-year -28.75% -3.22% +10.51%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in the City of London

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Apple iOS in the City of London

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apple iOS in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in the City of London

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 24 (52.17%) Android
1 24 (52.17%) Apple Swift
2 21 (45.65%) Mobile App
2 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (39.13%) User Experience
4 15 (32.61%) Mobile Development
4 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (30.43%) Finance
5 14 (30.43%) React Native
6 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (26.09%) iOS Development
7 12 (26.09%) Clean Code
8 10 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (21.74%) Thought Leadership
8 10 (21.74%) TDD
9 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (19.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 9 (19.57%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (19.57%) User Stories
9 9 (19.57%) Coaching
9 9 (19.57%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (15.22%) RESTful
10 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.22%) QA
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (10.87%) Windows
12 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
12 5 (10.87%) Microsoft

Apple iOS
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.35%) Sketch
4 1 (2.17%) Figma
4 1 (2.17%) InVision
4 1 (2.17%) UserZoom
4 1 (2.17%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (4.35%) Azure
2 2 (4.35%) GitHub
2 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) BrowserStack
3 1 (2.17%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (2.17%) Stripe
3 1 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (2.17%) Broadband
2 1 (2.17%) FTP
2 1 (2.17%) NAS
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
1 1 (2.17%) DB2
1 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) JUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Postman
2 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Appium
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) Cypress.io
3 1 (2.17%) Gatling
3 1 (2.17%) Mocha
3 1 (2.17%) Mockito
3 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.17%) TestNG
3 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Social Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.17%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) React Developer
3 11 (23.91%) iOS Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Help Desk Manager
6 2 (4.35%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft 365 Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.17%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) React Native
2 7 (15.22%) RESTful
3 4 (8.70%) GraphQL
3 4 (8.70%) iOS SDK
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (4.35%) WebRTC
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.17%) Cocoa
5 1 (2.17%) Core Animation
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) iPhone SDK
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) Middleware
5 1 (2.17%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.17%) React
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.17%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) Spring
5 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Mobile App
2 18 (39.13%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Animation
4 1 (2.17%) AS400
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.17%) HoloLens
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) iSeries
4 1 (2.17%) LPAR
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Robotics
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Android
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (32.61%) Mobile Development
3 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (26.09%) Clean Code
4 12 (26.09%) iOS Development
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (21.74%) TDD
5 10 (21.74%) Thought Leadership
6 9 (19.57%) Coaching
6 9 (19.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (19.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (19.57%) User Stories
7 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.87%) BDD
9 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) Apple Swift
2 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
3 3 (6.52%) TypeScript
4 2 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) Go
5 1 (2.17%) Kotlin
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.17%) CCENT
2 1 (2.17%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) Accessibility
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) PowerHA
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Grafana
1 1 (2.17%) Kibana
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Apple
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) CA
4 1 (2.17%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) PagerDuty
4 1 (2.17%) PayPal
4 1 (2.17%) Perfecto Mobile
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.17%) Splunk