Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 223 196
Rank change year-on-year +9 -27 +4
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 24 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.46% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 0.86% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 37
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £429 £348 £359
90th Percentile £575 £693 £585
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
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 3,156 3,740 3,416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.49% 53.43% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,553 3,111 2,738
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £406 £368 £360
90th Percentile £675 £694 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +10.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 12
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £22.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -6.49% +21.01%
10th Percentile £21.00 £12.50 £13.31
90th Percentile £56.50 £52.89 £36.73
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £28.35
% change year-on-year +62.79% -24.15% +49.18%

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 22 August 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 24 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 18 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 9 (37.50%) Subversion
3 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 7 (29.17%) Objective-C
5 5 (20.83%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) RESTful
5 5 (20.83%) Android
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
5 5 (20.83%) User Experience
5 5 (20.83%) Kotlin
6 4 (16.67%) webpack
6 4 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (16.67%) Graphite
6 4 (16.67%) Grafana
6 4 (16.67%) GraphQL
6 4 (16.67%) Handlebars
6 4 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (16.67%) CircleCI
6 4 (16.67%) Splunk
6 4 (16.67%) Redis
6 4 (16.67%) Neo4j
6 4 (16.67%) GitHub
6 4 (16.67%) Sass
6 4 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (16.67%) Node.js
6 4 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (16.67%) Use Case

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 4 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
1 4 (16.67%) AWS
1 4 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (16.67%) Fastly
1 4 (16.67%) GitHub
1 4 (16.67%) Heroku
1 4 (16.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 4 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 9 (37.50%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) CircleCI
2 4 (16.67%) webpack
3 3 (12.50%) Xcode
4 1 (4.17%) git-flow
4 1 (4.17%) Gradle
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
1 18 (75.00%) iOS Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) RESTful
2 4 (16.67%) GraphQL
2 4 (16.67%) Handlebars
2 4 (16.67%) Node.js
2 4 (16.67%) Preactjs
2 4 (16.67%) Sass
2 4 (16.67%) VCL
3 3 (12.50%) iOS SDK
3 3 (12.50%) RxSwift
4 2 (8.33%) RxCocoa
5 1 (4.17%) Dagger
5 1 (4.17%) React
5 1 (4.17%) Redux
5 1 (4.17%) RxJava
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.17%) Animation
3 1 (4.17%) Apple TV
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.83%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) Use Case
4 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (8.33%) MVVM
7 1 (4.17%) Fintech
7 1 (4.17%) MVC
7 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Objective-C
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) Kotlin
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Grafana
1 4 (16.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Apple
1 4 (16.67%) Google
1 4 (16.67%) Splunk