Period
to 30 March 2020

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 30 March 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 147 127
Rank change year-on-year +48 -20 -21
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 86 98 139
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.01% 1.44% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.75% 7.26% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 76 115
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £131 £191 £241
90th Percentile £588 £655 £625
Central London median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%
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% -
Central London median hourly rate £63.33 £18.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year +238.66% +10.00% -

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 732 1,349 1,469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.10% 19.82% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 1,002 1,183
Median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £150 £156 £263
90th Percentile £638 £649 £675
Central London median daily rate £450 £475 £495
% change year-on-year -5.26% -4.04% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 33 51
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -0.80%
10th Percentile £12.50 £15.68 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £33.70 £23.75
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -6.50% +6.95% -0.80%

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 30 March 2020.

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

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 30 March 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
Moorgate +16 2 £500 -
Apple iOS
Central London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 44 (51.16%) Android
2 23 (26.74%) iOS Development
3 22 (25.58%) Windows
4 21 (24.42%) Apple Swift
5 19 (22.09%) User Experience
6 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (16.28%) Apple
7 14 (16.28%) Windows 10
7 14 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (15.12%) Mobile App
8 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
9 12 (13.95%) Google
9 12 (13.95%) Office 365
10 11 (12.79%) Kotlin
10 11 (12.79%) Mobile Development
10 11 (12.79%) Banking
11 10 (11.63%) Finance
11 10 (11.63%) Mac OS X
11 10 (11.63%) Active Directory
11 10 (11.63%) Android Development
12 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (10.47%) iOS SDK
12 9 (10.47%) Time Management
12 9 (10.47%) ITIL
12 9 (10.47%) TDD
13 8 (9.30%) Objective-C
13 8 (9.30%) Marketing
13 8 (9.30%) Python
13 8 (9.30%) Java

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 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (8.14%) Sketch
3 4 (4.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (4.65%) InVision
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.33%) Zeplin
5 1 (1.16%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.16%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) Office 365
2 7 (8.14%) AWS
3 5 (5.81%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (5.81%) Serverless
4 4 (4.65%) G Suite
4 4 (4.65%) GCP
5 3 (3.49%) Azure
5 3 (3.49%) GitHub
6 2 (2.33%) Google Play
7 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (2.33%) Broadband
2 2 (2.33%) HTTP
2 2 (2.33%) Internet
2 2 (2.33%) Skype
3 1 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.16%) VoIP
3 1 (1.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (2.33%) Cosmos DB
1 2 (2.33%) SQLite
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.16%) MySQL
2 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Xcode
2 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) fastlane
4 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.16%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.16%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.16%) JUnit
5 1 (1.16%) Postman
5 1 (1.16%) REST Assured
5 1 (1.16%) Selenium
5 1 (1.16%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) TestNG
General
1 11 (12.79%) Banking
2 10 (11.63%) Finance
3 8 (9.30%) Marketing
4 7 (8.14%) Advertising
5 5 (5.81%) Games
6 1 (1.16%) German Language
6 1 (1.16%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.16%) Publishing
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (46.51%) Developer
2 20 (23.26%) iOS Developer
3 12 (13.95%) Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Android Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Desktop Support
5 6 (6.98%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Designer
6 5 (5.81%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Facebook Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.49%) Junior
8 3 (3.49%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Junior Web Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) iOS SDK
2 6 (6.98%) RxSwift
3 5 (5.81%) .NET
3 5 (5.81%) Redux
3 5 (5.81%) REST
3 5 (5.81%) RxCocoa
4 4 (4.65%) RESTful
4 4 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.49%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.49%) Google Maps API
5 3 (3.49%) Node.js
5 3 (3.49%) React
5 3 (3.49%) React Native
5 3 (3.49%) Spring
6 2 (2.33%) .NET Core
6 2 (2.33%) Android SDK
6 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.33%) Ninject
6 2 (2.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) User Experience
2 13 (15.12%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.14%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (8.14%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (5.81%) Marketing Technology
6 4 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.49%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (3.49%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.49%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (2.33%) BYOD
8 2 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.33%) Online Games
9 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.16%) iPhone
9 1 (1.16%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (1.16%) Social Network
9 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.16%) W3C
9 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (51.16%) Android
2 22 (25.58%) Windows
3 14 (16.28%) Windows 10
4 10 (11.63%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.16%) Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) iOS Development
2 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (12.79%) Mobile Development
5 10 (11.63%) Android Development
6 9 (10.47%) ITIL
6 9 (10.47%) TDD
6 9 (10.47%) Time Management
7 7 (8.14%) BDD
7 7 (8.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.98%) MVVM
8 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.81%) Analytics
9 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.81%) DevOps
9 5 (5.81%) MVC
9 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.81%) Wireframes
10 4 (4.65%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.42%) Apple Swift
2 11 (12.79%) Kotlin
3 8 (9.30%) Java
3 8 (9.30%) Objective-C
3 8 (9.30%) Python
4 6 (6.98%) Ruby
5 5 (5.81%) C#
5 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.65%) C
6 4 (4.65%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.49%) C++
7 3 (3.49%) Scala
8 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.33%) SQL
8 2 (2.33%) XAML
9 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) A+ Certification
1 4 (4.65%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (3.49%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) CCA
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Firmware
2 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (2.33%) Terraform
3 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.16%) Ansible
3 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.16%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) SCOM
3 1 (1.16%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Apple
2 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.95%) Google
4 6 (6.98%) Adobe
4 6 (6.98%) Dell
4 6 (6.98%) HP
5 5 (5.81%) Facebook
5 5 (5.81%) Remedy
6 4 (4.65%) Xerox
7 3 (3.49%) Citrix
7 3 (3.49%) Mapbox
8 2 (2.33%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.33%) FactSet
8 2 (2.33%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.33%) Reuters
8 2 (2.33%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.16%) Okta
9 1 (1.16%) Red Hat