Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 191 182
Rank change year-on-year -32 -9 +65
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 30 61 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.85% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 1.63% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 54
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% -1.62%
10th Percentile £399 £346 £358
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
Central London median daily rate £480 £450 £455
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.10% +1.11%
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 3,820 3,746 3,381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 54.08% 52.45% 50.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,194 3,102 2,850
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £375 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 10
City of London median hourly rate £37.09 £21.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.51% -21.82% +5.42%
10th Percentile £16.10 £13.32 £16.06
90th Percentile £74.46 £37.80 £55.19
Central London median hourly rate £37.09 £22.99 £27.50
% change year-on-year +61.31% -16.39% +5.42%

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 14 November 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 30 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 23 (76.67%) iOS Development
3 17 (56.67%) Objective-C
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 10 (33.33%) Xcode
6 10 (33.33%) Android
6 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 8 (26.67%) RESTful
8 8 (26.67%) Apple
9 6 (20.00%) Java
9 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
9 6 (20.00%) JSON
9 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (20.00%) iPad
10 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 5 (16.67%) REST
11 4 (13.33%) Fintech
11 4 (13.33%) React Native
11 4 (13.33%) RxSwift
11 4 (13.33%) Core Data
11 4 (13.33%) fastlane
11 4 (13.33%) C
11 4 (13.33%) QA
11 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 4 (13.33%) iOS SDK
11 4 (13.33%) Selenium

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 3 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Anypoint
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Snapchat
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Firebase
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Google Play
2 1 (3.33%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Xcode
2 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.33%) fastlane
4 4 (13.33%) Selenium
5 3 (10.00%) Appium
5 3 (10.00%) JIRA
5 3 (10.00%) Pivotal Tracker
5 3 (10.00%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
6 1 (3.33%) CircleCI
6 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (3.33%) Mockito
6 1 (3.33%) NUnit
6 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
6 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.33%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (10.00%) Automotive
1 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) iOS Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior iOS Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Android Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) React Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Integration Developer
5 1 (3.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) RESTful
2 6 (20.00%) JSON
3 5 (16.67%) REST
4 4 (13.33%) Core Data
4 4 (13.33%) iOS SDK
4 4 (13.33%) React Native
4 4 (13.33%) RxSwift
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.00%) React
5 3 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) Android SDK
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) lodash
6 2 (6.67%) PhoneGap
6 2 (6.67%) Ramda
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (3.33%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) iPad
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.33%) Fintech
4 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (10.00%) iPhone
4 3 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Animation
5 1 (3.33%) Apple TV
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (3.33%) Photography
5 1 (3.33%) Video on Demand
5 1 (3.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.33%) tvOS
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) iOS Development
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.00%) BDD
7 3 (10.00%) Functional Programming
7 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (10.00%) MVVM
7 3 (10.00%) OOP
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Android Development
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Development
8 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Objective-C
2 6 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) C
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) ES6
6 1 (3.33%) ES7
6 1 (3.33%) Java 8
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Apple
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Splunk