Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 187 211
Rank change year-on-year -21 +24 +71
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 43 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 1.43% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 24
City of London median daily rate £450 £468 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +14.72% +1.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £254
90th Percentile £556 £575 £575
Central London median daily rate £450 £460 £450
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 3,773 3,085 3,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 53.45% 50.09% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,218 2,593 2,672
City of London median daily rate £525 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £700 £663 £663
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 17
City of London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £29.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.82% -7.22% +25.14%
10th Percentile £17.25 £16.90 £19.25
90th Percentile £44.60 £50.31 £57.00
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £29.64
% change year-on-year -21.82% -7.22% +42.84%

Apple Swift
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Apple Swift as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apple Swift in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple Swift in the City of London

Apple Swift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple Swift in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple Swift in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, 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 32 (74.42%) Apple iOS
2 27 (62.79%) Objective-C
3 26 (60.47%) iOS Development
4 23 (53.49%) Mobile App
4 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (39.53%) TDD
6 16 (37.21%) BDD
7 15 (34.88%) Java
8 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
8 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
9 12 (27.91%) MVC
10 11 (25.58%) Android
11 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (20.93%) .NET
12 9 (20.93%) Scrum
12 9 (20.93%) Mobile Development
13 8 (18.60%) Android Development
13 8 (18.60%) SQL
13 8 (18.60%) Ruby
13 8 (18.60%) C#
13 8 (18.60%) REST
13 8 (18.60%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (18.60%) Appium
14 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
14 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
14 7 (16.28%) JIRA
14 7 (16.28%) Pair Programming
15 6 (13.95%) Finance
15 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
15 6 (13.95%) Mentoring

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.33%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
1 3 (6.98%) Redis
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.60%) Appium
3 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 7 (16.28%) JIRA
4 5 (11.63%) Calabash
4 5 (11.63%) Xcode
5 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.98%) NUnit
6 3 (6.98%) Selenium
6 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.98%) TestRail
7 2 (4.65%) Crashlytics
8 1 (2.33%) Android Studio
8 1 (2.33%) Ant
8 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.33%) CocoaPods
8 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.33%) Maven
8 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
8 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) iOS Developer
3 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Android Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior iOS Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Developer in Test
6 3 (6.98%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Android Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Lead iOS Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) REST
3 5 (11.63%) CSS
3 5 (11.63%) RESTful
3 5 (11.63%) Web Services
4 4 (9.30%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (9.30%) iOS SDK
4 4 (9.30%) jQuery
4 4 (9.30%) JSON
4 4 (9.30%) Node.js
5 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.98%) Cocoa
5 3 (6.98%) Gherkin
5 3 (6.98%) HTML
5 3 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (6.98%) RxSwift
5 3 (6.98%) XML
6 2 (4.65%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (4.65%) React
6 2 (4.65%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.30%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.65%) Social Media
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.33%) iPad
5 1 (2.33%) iPhone
5 1 (2.33%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.33%) State Machine
5 1 (2.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Apple iOS
2 11 (25.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) iOS Development
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
5 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
6 12 (27.91%) MVC
7 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (20.93%) Mobile Development
8 9 (20.93%) Scrum
9 8 (18.60%) Android Development
9 8 (18.60%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (16.28%) Pair Programming
11 6 (13.95%) Coaching
11 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
12 4 (9.30%) MVVM
13 3 (6.98%) ATDD
13 3 (6.98%) Functional Testing
13 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
13 3 (6.98%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) Objective-C
2 15 (34.88%) Java
3 8 (18.60%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) Ruby
3 8 (18.60%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) Kotlin
6 2 (4.65%) C++
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) ES6
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Apple
2 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Xamarin