Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Apple Swift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apple Swift over the 6 months to 21 September 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 Swift
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 153 106 214
Rank change year-on-year -47 +108 +13
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 20 11 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.55% 0.63% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 1.29% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 22
10th Percentile £425 £299 £401
25th Percentile £491 £328 £469
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £408 £500
Median % change year-on-year +28.83% -18.50% -
75th Percentile £547 £456 £563
90th Percentile £590 £488 £575
Central London median daily rate £525 £410 £500
% change year-on-year +28.05% -18.00% +3.90%

Apple Swift is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,697 850 3,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 46.56% 48.38% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,317 649 2,501
10th Percentile £403 £373 £400
25th Percentile £481 £438 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £625
90th Percentile £770 £688 £680
Central London median daily rate £593 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +12.86% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 16
10th Percentile £26.15 £22.90 £15.75
25th Percentile £32.00 £28.13 £21.00
Median hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £21.25
Median % change year-on-year +1.39% +69.41% -3.41%
75th Percentile £61.56 £39.63 £39.84
90th Percentile £67.98 £46.60 £50.19
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -2.78% +69.41% -3.41%

Apple Swift
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple Swift in the City of London

Apple Swift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for Apple Swift in the City of London

Apple Swift
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apple Swift in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Apple Swift in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Apple Swift 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 Swift.

1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (75.00%) Mobile App
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 11 (55.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (55.00%) Mobile Development
6 10 (50.00%) React Native
6 10 (50.00%) User Experience
6 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (45.00%) Coaching
7 9 (45.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 9 (45.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 9 (45.00%) Thought Leadership
7 9 (45.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 9 (45.00%) User Stories
7 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (45.00%) Android
7 9 (45.00%) Clean Code
8 6 (30.00%) TDD
8 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
9 5 (25.00%) QA
10 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (15.00%) BDD
11 3 (15.00%) RESTful
11 3 (15.00%) API Design
11 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
12 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
12 2 (10.00%) Test Automation

Apple Swift
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 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Mobile Developer
2 9 (45.00%) React Developer
3 4 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) React Native
2 3 (15.00%) RESTful
3 2 (10.00%) GraphQL
3 2 (10.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (10.00%) WebRTC
4 1 (5.00%) Apollo GraphQL
4 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (5.00%) Core Animation
4 1 (5.00%) Core Data
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone SDK
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) React
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (45.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (55.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (55.00%) Mobile Development
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (45.00%) Clean Code
5 9 (45.00%) Coaching
5 9 (45.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 9 (45.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (45.00%) Thought Leadership
5 9 (45.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 9 (45.00%) User Stories
6 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.00%) API Design
8 3 (15.00%) BDD
8 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) Go
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Apple
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft