Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Apple iOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apple iOS over the 6 months to 30 June 2022 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 iOS
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 241 200 169
Rank change year-on-year -41 -31 +35
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 816 703 586
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.14% 1.36% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.33% 8.60% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 469 425
10th Percentile £188 £259 £177
25th Percentile £375 £375 £331
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £440
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% -2.22%
75th Percentile £588 £550 £538
90th Percentile £675 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 15
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.00 £17.95
25th Percentile £16.25 £12.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.60 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +36.99% -25.13% +14.71%
75th Percentile £59.94 £52.50 £22.38
90th Percentile £78.20 £60.50 £25.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £14.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year +36.99% -25.13% +11.43%

Apple iOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11,132 8,177 7,274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.53% 15.78% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,721 5,380 4,839
10th Percentile £180 £185 £155
25th Percentile £325 £340 £308
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £455 £438
Median % change year-on-year +10.01% +3.89% -1.13%
75th Percentile £625 £562 £538
90th Percentile £709 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £455 £427
% change year-on-year +9.89% +6.56% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 504 398 452
10th Percentile £13.29 £12.00 £11.63
25th Percentile £16.25 £13.88 £13.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +28.57% - -
75th Percentile £52.50 £42.42 £23.85
90th Percentile £65.00 £60.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -2.78% +4.20%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in England

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in England.

Daily rate trend for Apple iOS in England

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apple iOS in England over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in England

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in England.

Hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in England

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Apple iOS in England over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Apple iOS in England

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the England region over the 6 months to 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London -64 452 £525 +9.38% 113
North of England +6 123 £513 +13.89% 31
South East +17 100 £275 -17.29% 39
North West +22 79 £525 +12.00% 19
Midlands -25 46 £435 +5.45% 30
Yorkshire -23 39 £475 +5.56% 12
West Midlands -24 30 £439 +6.36% 19
East of England -19 28 £313 -34.21% 17
South West -19 19 £313 -10.71% 36
East Midlands -10 18 £441 +27.90% 11
North East -7 8 £500 +11.11%
Apple iOS
UK

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS 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 England region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 461 (56.50%) Android
2 275 (33.70%) iOS Development
3 243 (29.78%) Mobile App
4 220 (26.96%) Agile
5 219 (26.84%) Apple Swift
6 194 (23.77%) Windows
7 182 (22.30%) Social Skills
8 179 (21.94%) Microsoft
9 156 (19.12%) Apple
10 130 (15.93%) Active Directory
11 123 (15.07%) Microsoft 365
12 113 (13.85%) React Native
13 109 (13.36%) REST
13 109 (13.36%) Android Development
14 107 (13.11%) CI/CD
15 104 (12.75%) Windows 10
16 98 (12.01%) TDD
17 97 (11.89%) Java
17 97 (11.89%) User Experience
18 95 (11.64%) Azure
19 94 (11.52%) JavaScript
20 79 (9.68%) Git (software)
20 79 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
21 78 (9.56%) Test Automation
22 77 (9.44%) Xcode
23 76 (9.31%) Banking
24 74 (9.07%) Finance
25 73 (8.95%) Retail
26 72 (8.82%) DevOps
27 71 (8.70%) JIRA

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 62 (7.60%) Confluence
2 23 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.33%) CMS
4 13 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (1.10%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (0.86%) Mule
8 3 (0.37%) Apache
8 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.37%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.12%) IIS
10 1 (0.12%) JBoss
10 1 (0.12%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.12%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (3.55%) Sketch
3 23 (2.82%) InVision
4 15 (1.84%) Zeplin
5 14 (1.72%) Photoshop
6 13 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (1.59%) Adobe XD
7 10 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 8 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.37%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.37%) Marvel
10 3 (0.37%) Maya
10 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.12%) InDesign
12 1 (0.12%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.25%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.25%) Fidessa
2 2 (0.25%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Eikon
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 123 (15.07%) Microsoft 365
2 95 (11.64%) Azure
3 61 (7.48%) AWS
4 51 (6.25%) GitHub
5 43 (5.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 22 (2.70%) SaaS
7 21 (2.57%) Google Workspace
8 17 (2.08%) Figma
9 16 (1.96%) Serverless
10 15 (1.84%) TestFlight
11 13 (1.59%) OneDrive
11 13 (1.59%) Slack
12 12 (1.47%) Azure DevOps
12 12 (1.47%) Google Play
12 12 (1.47%) PaaS
13 11 (1.35%) IaaS
14 9 (1.10%) npm
15 8 (0.98%) Power Platform
16 6 (0.74%) GitHub Actions
16 6 (0.74%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 59 (7.23%) Wi-Fi
2 45 (5.51%) VPN
3 26 (3.19%) DNS
4 24 (2.94%) LAN
5 22 (2.70%) DHCP
6 20 (2.45%) WAN
7 19 (2.33%) Firewall
8 18 (2.21%) VoIP
9 16 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
10 13 (1.59%) HTTPS
10 13 (1.59%) TCP/IP
10 13 (1.59%) Wireless
11 10 (1.23%) BGP
11 10 (1.23%) Ethernet VPN
11 10 (1.23%) IOS XR
11 10 (1.23%) MPLS
11 10 (1.23%) NX-OS
11 10 (1.23%) VPLS
11 10 (1.23%) VXLAN
12 9 (1.10%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.84%) SQLite
2 14 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (0.86%) Power BI
4 6 (0.74%) MongoDB
4 6 (0.74%) MySQL
4 6 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.37%) GIS
7 3 (0.37%) Hazelcast
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.25%) DynamoDB
8 2 (0.25%) Flink
8 2 (0.25%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.25%) KDB
8 2 (0.25%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 79 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 77 (9.44%) Xcode
3 71 (8.70%) JIRA
4 48 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 46 (5.64%) fastlane
6 29 (3.55%) GitLab
7 27 (3.31%) Android Studio
8 20 (2.45%) CocoaPods
8 20 (2.45%) JUnit
9 16 (1.96%) Selenium
10 15 (1.84%) Axure RP
11 14 (1.72%) Appium
12 12 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (1.23%) Postman
14 9 (1.10%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.10%) Cypress.io
14 9 (1.10%) Maven
14 9 (1.10%) Mockito
15 7 (0.86%) IntelliJ
15 7 (0.86%) SoapUI
General
1 182 (22.30%) Social Skills
2 76 (9.31%) Banking
3 74 (9.07%) Finance
4 73 (8.95%) Retail
5 37 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.55%) Public Sector
7 22 (2.70%) Publishing
7 22 (2.70%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.08%) Presentation Skills
9 16 (1.96%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.72%) Games
11 10 (1.23%) Marketing
12 8 (0.98%) Law
12 8 (0.98%) Legal
13 6 (0.74%) Advertising
14 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.61%) Organisational Skills
15 4 (0.49%) Influencing Skills
15 4 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 325 (39.83%) Developer
2 191 (23.41%) iOS Developer
3 67 (8.21%) Support Engineer
4 63 (7.72%) React Developer
5 58 (7.11%) Senior Developer
6 44 (5.39%) Android Developer
7 43 (5.27%) Designer
8 42 (5.15%) 1st Line Support
9 38 (4.66%) Analyst
10 37 (4.53%) Mobile Developer
11 35 (4.29%) Desktop Support
12 34 (4.17%) Mobile Engineer
13 32 (3.92%) IT Support
14 31 (3.80%) Senior iOS Developer
15 28 (3.43%) Applications Developer
15 28 (3.43%) Software Engineer
16 27 (3.31%) 2nd Line Support
17 23 (2.82%) IT Engineer
17 23 (2.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 23 (2.82%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (13.85%) React Native
2 109 (13.36%) REST
3 68 (8.33%) Node.js
4 59 (7.23%) iOS SDK
5 55 (6.74%) React
6 43 (5.27%) JSON
7 37 (4.53%) HTML
8 33 (4.04%) GraphQL
9 29 (3.55%) .NET
10 26 (3.19%) RESTful
11 24 (2.94%) AngularJS
12 22 (2.70%) Android SDK
13 21 (2.57%) SwiftUI
14 20 (2.45%) Web Services
15 18 (2.21%) OAuth
16 16 (1.96%) CSS
16 16 (1.96%) UIKit
17 15 (1.84%) Material Design
18 14 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
18 14 (1.72%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 243 (29.78%) Mobile App
2 97 (11.89%) User Experience
3 35 (4.29%) Data Protection Act
4 24 (2.94%) Digital Signage
5 21 (2.57%) iPhone
6 20 (2.45%) Smartphone
6 20 (2.45%) Virtual Team
7 17 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (1.84%) SWIFT
9 14 (1.72%) iPad
9 14 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
10 13 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (1.47%) PKI
12 10 (1.23%) BYOD
13 9 (1.10%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (1.10%) NHS
13 9 (1.10%) Social Media
14 8 (0.98%) Blackberry
14 8 (0.98%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 461 (56.50%) Android
2 194 (23.77%) Windows
3 104 (12.75%) Windows 10
4 54 (6.62%) Mac OS
5 32 (3.92%) Mac OS X
6 31 (3.80%) Windows 7
7 30 (3.68%) Windows Server
8 22 (2.70%) Linux
9 6 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.49%) tvOS
11 4 (0.49%) VMS
11 4 (0.49%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.37%) Unix
13 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
13 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (33.70%) iOS Development
2 220 (26.96%) Agile
3 109 (13.36%) Android Development
4 107 (13.11%) CI/CD
5 98 (12.01%) TDD
6 79 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
7 78 (9.56%) Test Automation
8 72 (8.82%) DevOps
9 68 (8.33%) Scrum
10 58 (7.11%) Software Engineering
11 55 (6.74%) MVVM
12 52 (6.37%) Data Protection
13 50 (6.13%) CRM
13 50 (6.13%) Mobile Development
14 48 (5.88%) UX Design
15 46 (5.64%) Mobile Application Development
16 43 (5.27%) Proactive Monitoring
17 41 (5.02%) Kanban
18 40 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
19 35 (4.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 219 (26.84%) Apple Swift
2 97 (11.89%) Java
3 94 (11.52%) JavaScript
4 64 (7.84%) SQL
5 62 (7.60%) Kotlin
5 62 (7.60%) Objective-C
6 45 (5.51%) TypeScript
7 33 (4.04%) Python
8 28 (3.43%) C#
9 26 (3.19%) PowerShell
10 16 (1.96%) PHP
10 16 (1.96%) Ruby
11 13 (1.59%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.47%) Bash
13 8 (0.98%) C
13 8 (0.98%) Go
14 5 (0.61%) C++
14 5 (0.61%) Perl
14 5 (0.61%) VB
15 3 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (4.29%) Security Cleared
2 31 (3.80%) Degree
3 19 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.61%) CCA
7 5 (0.61%) CCNA
7 5 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.61%) MCP
8 4 (0.49%) ISEB
9 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.37%) OSCP
10 2 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.25%) CISSP
10 2 (0.25%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.25%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.25%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.25%) GPEN
10 2 (0.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.84%) Accessibility
2 53 (6.50%) SLA
3 32 (3.92%) QA
4 13 (1.59%) WCAG
5 7 (0.86%) GDPR
6 4 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.12%) NIST
7 1 (0.12%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.12%) PMO
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (15.93%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.19%) Docker
3 14 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.35%) vSphere
5 8 (0.98%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.61%) Ceph
7 5 (0.61%) KVM
7 5 (0.61%) oVirt
8 4 (0.49%) Firmware
9 2 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 61 (7.48%) Microsoft Intune
2 50 (6.13%) SCCM
3 25 (3.06%) Kubernetes
4 22 (2.70%) Jamf Pro
5 16 (1.96%) AirWatch
6 9 (1.10%) Terraform
7 6 (0.74%) Ansible
7 6 (0.74%) HP ALM
8 3 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.25%) WSUS
10 1 (0.12%) Grafana
10 1 (0.12%) Kibana
10 1 (0.12%) Nagios
10 1 (0.12%) Nessus
10 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.12%) Packer
10 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 179 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 156 (19.12%) Apple
3 51 (6.25%) Google
4 32 (3.92%) Adobe
5 27 (3.31%) ServiceNow
6 26 (3.19%) Citrix
7 22 (2.70%) HP
8 20 (2.45%) VMware
9 17 (2.08%) Xamarin
10 13 (1.59%) Sitecore
11 11 (1.35%) SAP
11 11 (1.35%) Splunk
12 10 (1.23%) AppDynamics
12 10 (1.23%) Nokia
13 8 (0.98%) Dell
13 8 (0.98%) MobileIron
14 7 (0.86%) Okta
14 7 (0.86%) Oracle
14 7 (0.86%) Remedy
15 6 (0.74%) Avid