Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 185 210
Rank change year-on-year -44 +25 +67
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 25 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.71% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 1.43% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 23
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £381 £337 £302
90th Percentile £700 £575 £521
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +10.77%
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 3,673 3,085 3,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 52.64% 50.08% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,081 2,510 2,540
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £694 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £488 £463
% change year-on-year +5.13% +5.41% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 4 13
City of London median hourly rate £21.50 £28.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.15% +9.02% +9.47%
10th Percentile £12.75 £15.43 £18.50
90th Percentile £48.25 £35.18 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £28.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year -24.15% +9.02% +8.38%

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 25 May 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 22 (88.00%) Apple iOS
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) iOS Development
4 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
4 12 (48.00%) Objective-C
5 10 (40.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (24.00%) Android
7 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) REST
8 5 (20.00%) BDD
8 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
9 4 (16.00%) Apple
9 4 (16.00%) RESTful
9 4 (16.00%) JIRA
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (16.00%) TDD
9 4 (16.00%) Banking
9 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (12.00%) Maven
10 3 (12.00%) ISO 8583
10 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (12.00%) Time Management

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 (8.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) TestFlight
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Appium
3 3 (12.00%) Maven
4 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.00%) Xcode
5 1 (4.00%) Android Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Ant
5 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.00%) Calabash
5 1 (4.00%) CocoaPods
5 1 (4.00%) Crashlytics
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Mockito
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (8.00%) iOS Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) React Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) REST
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) RESTful
3 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) Core Data
4 2 (8.00%) CSS3
4 2 (8.00%) Ionic Framework
4 2 (8.00%) iOS SDK
4 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 2 (8.00%) React
4 2 (8.00%) RxSwift
4 2 (8.00%) Sass
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Digital Currency
2 3 (12.00%) iPad
2 3 (12.00%) Machine to Machine
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.00%) Fintech
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (24.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
5 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (8.00%) Functional Programming
7 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Objective-C
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) ES6
5 2 (8.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Java 8
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO 8583
2 2 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Apple
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Splunk
2 1 (4.00%) Xamarin