Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 145 99 121
Rank change year-on-year -46 +22 +15
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 42 29 79
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.07% 1.40% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.94% 8.50% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 67
10th Percentile £175 £218 £134
25th Percentile £283 £369 £289
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £515 £463 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.35% +2.78% -
75th Percentile £546 £575 £531
90th Percentile £630 £615 £588
Central London median daily rate £515 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +14.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
10th Percentile - - £25.07
25th Percentile - - £31.17
Median hourly rate - - £42.17
75th Percentile - - £54.00
90th Percentile - - £60.60
Central London median hourly rate - - £42.17
% change year-on-year - - +125.48%

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 529 341 856
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.42% 16.41% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 264 663
10th Percentile £182 £163 £151
25th Percentile £373 £325 £275
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £575
90th Percentile £700 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +7.89% +9.83% -8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 28
10th Percentile - £16.40 £12.36
25th Percentile £13.88 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £16.73
Median % change year-on-year -36.67% +34.53% -10.56%
75th Percentile £25.44 £23.00 £20.81
90th Percentile £34.25 - £21.30
Central London median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year -36.67% +20.32% -

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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022, 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 26 (61.90%) Android
2 24 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 21 (50.00%) Apple Swift
4 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (35.71%) Finance
6 14 (33.33%) Mobile Development
7 13 (30.95%) User Experience
7 13 (30.95%) UX Design
8 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (26.19%) React Native
10 10 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (23.81%) iOS Development
10 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (23.81%) CI/CD
11 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (21.43%) Clean Code
11 9 (21.43%) Thought Leadership
11 9 (21.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 9 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (21.43%) Coaching
11 9 (21.43%) User Stories
11 9 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (19.05%) Windows
13 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (16.67%) Banking
13 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
14 6 (14.29%) Microsoft 365

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.76%) Sketch
4 1 (2.38%) InVision
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.38%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (4.76%) Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) BrowserStack
3 1 (2.38%) Figma
3 1 (2.38%) GitHub
3 1 (2.38%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (2.38%) Stripe
3 1 (2.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) Broadband
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
1 1 (2.38%) Cognos Impromptu
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Appium
4 1 (2.38%) Burp Suite
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Cypress.io
4 1 (2.38%) Gatling
4 1 (2.38%) GDB
4 1 (2.38%) GitLab
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Mocha
4 1 (2.38%) Postman
4 1 (2.38%) TestNG
4 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Social Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Law
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Mobile Developer
2 10 (23.81%) React Developer
3 9 (21.43%) iOS Developer
4 4 (9.52%) IT Support
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.76%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Release Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) React Native
2 6 (14.29%) RESTful
3 5 (11.90%) GraphQL
4 3 (7.14%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.38%) Chai
5 1 (2.38%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) Enzyme
5 1 (2.38%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) Jest
5 1 (2.38%) Next.js
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
5 1 (2.38%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.38%) React
5 1 (2.38%) Redux
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 13 (30.95%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Animation
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.38%) EMV
5 1 (2.38%) HoloLens
5 1 (2.38%) iPhone
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.38%) Robotics
5 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Android
2 8 (19.05%) Windows
3 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 13 (30.95%) UX Design
4 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (23.81%) CI/CD
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (23.81%) iOS Development
6 9 (21.43%) Clean Code
6 9 (21.43%) Coaching
6 9 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (21.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (21.43%) Thought Leadership
6 9 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (21.43%) User Stories
7 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) Kotlin
4 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.38%) Bash
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) CEH
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.38%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Accessibility
2 3 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Grafana
2 1 (2.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Apple
3 3 (7.14%) Adobe
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) iManage
4 2 (4.76%) Intapp
4 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.76%) Sun
4 2 (4.76%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) PagerDuty
5 1 (2.38%) PayPal
5 1 (2.38%) Perfecto Mobile
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk