Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 August 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 184 181
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3 +34
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 9 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.88% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 12
East of England median daily rate £450 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +1.54% -23.53%
10th Percentile £350 £275 £305
90th Percentile £488 £425 £375
England median daily rate £461 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.53% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
East of England median hourly rate - £46.75 -
England median hourly rate - £41.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +45.61% -36.67%

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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,878 1,825 1,823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.64% 38.98% 35.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,161 1,045 1,074
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £240
90th Percentile £569 £575 £515
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 118 131
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.58% -4.43% +5.33%
10th Percentile £16.54 £17.31 £25.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.18% +7.33% +4.17%

Apple Swift
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Apple Swift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Apple Swift in the East of England

Apple Swift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple Swift in the East of England

Apple Swift
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple Swift in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple Swift in the East of England

Apple Swift
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple Swift within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +6 6 £450 +63.64%
Cambridgeshire +2 2 - - 6
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 - 1
Apple Swift
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Apple Swift.

1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Objective-C
3 7 (77.78%) iOS Development
4 6 (66.67%) MVVM
4 6 (66.67%) MVC
4 6 (66.67%) Xcode
4 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (55.56%) CocoaPods
5 5 (55.56%) Core Data
6 4 (44.44%) GitHub
6 4 (44.44%) RESTful
6 4 (44.44%) XML
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (33.33%) Android
7 3 (33.33%) User Experience
8 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (22.22%) fastlane
8 2 (22.22%) CircleCI
8 2 (22.22%) RxSwift
8 2 (22.22%) DevOps
8 2 (22.22%) iOS SDK
8 2 (22.22%) TDD
8 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 2 (22.22%) JSON
8 2 (22.22%) QA
8 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (22.22%) Finance
8 2 (22.22%) Automotive
8 2 (22.22%) C
9 1 (11.11%) Java

Apple Swift
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Xcode
2 5 (55.56%) CocoaPods
3 2 (22.22%) CircleCI
3 2 (22.22%) fastlane
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Core Data
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) iOS SDK
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) iOS Development
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) MVVM
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Objective-C
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA