Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 4 April 2020 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
England > London
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 167 145
Rank change year-on-year +62 -22 +10
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 609 741 949
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.42% 1.74% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.84% 9.27% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 541 729
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £163 £230 £215
90th Percentile £588 £618 £613
England median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 16
Median hourly rate £72.50 £18.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +302.78% -17.24% -55.61%
10th Percentile £21.54 £12.50 £17.13
90th Percentile £78.75 £39.00 £55.63
England median hourly rate £20.75 £17.55 £20.50
% change year-on-year +18.23% -14.39% -29.31%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4,399 7,992 9,634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.48% 18.79% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,008 5,552 6,864
Median daily rate £450 £484 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +1.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £163 £181 £210
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
England median daily rate £425 £438 £438
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 221 307
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.07% +9.63% -14.02%
10th Percentile £15.20 £13.50 £12.16
90th Percentile £64.50 £48.75 £47.83
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.43
% change year-on-year - +0.40% +4.75%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in London

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Apple iOS in London

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apple iOS in London over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in London

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in London

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Apple iOS in London over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Apple iOS in London

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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
Central London +52 124 £450 -5.26% 34
West London +67 48 £515 +24.85% 31
East London +55 12 £281 -43.80% 7
South London +32 12 £150 -23.08% 3
North London +21 2 £325 -22.62% 3
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 365 (59.93%) Android
2 199 (32.68%) iOS Development
3 175 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (27.75%) Apple Swift
5 158 (25.94%) Windows
6 111 (18.23%) Mobile App
7 102 (16.75%) Objective-C
8 96 (15.76%) Office 365
9 92 (15.11%) User Experience
10 90 (14.78%) Microsoft
11 83 (13.63%) React Native
12 81 (13.30%) TDD
13 79 (12.97%) Windows 10
14 77 (12.64%) Finance
15 73 (11.99%) Mobile Development
16 72 (11.82%) Active Directory
17 71 (11.66%) Apple
18 70 (11.49%) Java
19 69 (11.33%) QA
20 64 (10.51%) Scrum
20 64 (10.51%) Android Development
21 61 (10.02%) JIRA
22 56 (9.20%) JavaScript
23 52 (8.54%) Xcode
24 51 (8.37%) Test Automation
25 49 (8.05%) Azure
26 46 (7.55%) Banking
26 46 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
27 45 (7.39%) iOS SDK
27 45 (7.39%) Google

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 27 (4.43%) Confluence
2 15 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.64%) Skype for Business
4 5 (0.82%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.49%) CMS
5 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.49%) Mendix
6 1 (0.16%) Apache
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.16%) JBoss
6 1 (0.16%) Jetty
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (4.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (4.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (2.79%) Sketch
4 10 (1.64%) InVision
5 8 (1.31%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.15%) Zeplin
7 6 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.49%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.33%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.16%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.16%) Revit
10 1 (0.16%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 96 (15.76%) Office 365
2 49 (8.05%) Azure
3 25 (4.11%) G Suite
4 22 (3.61%) AWS
5 13 (2.13%) GitHub
5 13 (2.13%) Serverless
6 12 (1.97%) GCP
7 11 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (1.81%) Firebase
7 11 (1.81%) SaaS
8 9 (1.48%) Google Play
9 8 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (1.31%) OneDrive
9 8 (1.31%) Power Platform
9 8 (1.31%) PowerApps
9 8 (1.31%) TestFlight
10 7 (1.15%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.66%) Azure Functions
12 4 (0.66%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.79%) Skype
2 15 (2.46%) VPN
2 15 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (2.30%) LAN
4 12 (1.97%) Internet
5 9 (1.48%) HTTPS
5 9 (1.48%) WAN
5 9 (1.48%) Wireshark
6 7 (1.15%) VoIP
7 6 (0.99%) DHCP
7 6 (0.99%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.82%) HTTP
9 4 (0.66%) DNS
9 4 (0.66%) Firewall
9 4 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.66%) WebEx
9 4 (0.66%) Wireless
10 3 (0.49%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.49%) WLAN
11 2 (0.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.48%) MySQL
2 9 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.66%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (0.66%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.66%) SQLite
5 3 (0.49%) Blockchain
5 3 (0.49%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.33%) QlikView
7 1 (0.16%) Big Data
7 1 (0.16%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.16%) MS Access
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (10.02%) JIRA
2 52 (8.54%) Xcode
3 43 (7.06%) Git (software)
4 26 (4.27%) Selenium
5 16 (2.63%) fastlane
5 16 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.46%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.30%) Appium
8 13 (2.13%) CircleCI
8 13 (2.13%) CocoaPods
9 12 (1.97%) Gradle
9 12 (1.97%) Katalon Studio
9 12 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (1.64%) Postman
11 9 (1.48%) Bugzilla
12 8 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (1.31%) Zephyr
13 7 (1.15%) JIRA Agile
13 7 (1.15%) Visual Studio
14 6 (0.99%) JUnit
General
1 77 (12.64%) Finance
2 46 (7.55%) Banking
3 28 (4.60%) Marketing
4 23 (3.78%) Games
5 17 (2.79%) Public Sector
6 16 (2.63%) Retail
7 11 (1.81%) Advertising
7 11 (1.81%) German Language
8 8 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.15%) Italian Language
10 6 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.99%) Publishing
11 5 (0.82%) Electronics
11 5 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.33%) Back Office
13 2 (0.33%) Local Government
13 2 (0.33%) Police
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 286 (46.96%) Developer
2 154 (25.29%) iOS Developer
3 62 (10.18%) React Developer
4 42 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 38 (6.24%) Analyst
6 33 (5.42%) Android Developer
7 32 (5.25%) Senior iOS Developer
8 30 (4.93%) Support Engineer
9 27 (4.43%) Mobile Developer
10 26 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
10 26 (4.27%) Tester
11 25 (4.11%) Desktop Support
12 18 (2.96%) Lead Developer
13 17 (2.79%) Designer
14 16 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
15 15 (2.46%) iOS Android Developer
16 14 (2.30%) Mac Engineer
16 14 (2.30%) UX Designer
17 13 (2.13%) IT Support
18 12 (1.97%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (13.63%) React Native
2 45 (7.39%) iOS SDK
3 41 (6.73%) RESTful
4 39 (6.40%) REST
5 30 (4.93%) Node.js
6 29 (4.76%) HTML
7 27 (4.43%) RxSwift
8 26 (4.27%) .NET
8 26 (4.27%) Redux
9 23 (3.78%) React
10 21 (3.45%) CSS
11 20 (3.28%) Cocoa
12 19 (3.12%) Core Data
13 18 (2.96%) Android SDK
13 18 (2.96%) HTML5
14 17 (2.79%) Kafka
15 16 (2.63%) Flutter
15 16 (2.63%) Web Services
16 14 (2.30%) JSON
16 14 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 111 (18.23%) Mobile App
2 92 (15.11%) User Experience
3 35 (5.75%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.11%) iPad
6 21 (3.45%) iPhone
7 16 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.30%) Blackberry
9 13 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (1.97%) Animation
10 12 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.97%) W3C
11 11 (1.81%) SCORM
11 11 (1.81%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (1.48%) Wiki
13 8 (1.31%) BYOD
14 7 (1.15%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.99%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.99%) STB
Operating Systems
1 365 (59.93%) Android
2 158 (25.94%) Windows
3 79 (12.97%) Windows 10
4 36 (5.91%) Mac OS
5 26 (4.27%) Windows 7
6 23 (3.78%) Mac OS X
7 20 (3.28%) Linux
8 11 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
9 9 (1.48%) Windows Server
10 7 (1.15%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.49%) tvOS
12 3 (0.49%) Unix
13 1 (0.16%) Android TV
13 1 (0.16%) CentOS
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (32.68%) iOS Development
2 175 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (13.30%) TDD
4 73 (11.99%) Mobile Development
5 64 (10.51%) Android Development
5 64 (10.51%) Scrum
6 51 (8.37%) Test Automation
7 45 (7.39%) Problem-Solving
8 42 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (6.90%) MVVM
9 41 (6.73%) BDD
10 38 (6.24%) DevOps
11 36 (5.91%) Software Engineering
12 35 (5.75%) Mobile Application Development
13 34 (5.58%) Unit Testing
14 33 (5.42%) Analytics
15 31 (5.09%) Pair Programming
16 30 (4.93%) Acceptance Criteria
17 28 (4.60%) E-Commerce
17 28 (4.60%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 169 (27.75%) Apple Swift
2 102 (16.75%) Objective-C
3 70 (11.49%) Java
4 56 (9.20%) JavaScript
5 45 (7.39%) Kotlin
6 35 (5.75%) Python
7 26 (4.27%) C#
8 23 (3.78%) C++
8 23 (3.78%) TypeScript
9 19 (3.12%) C
10 18 (2.96%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.13%) SQL
12 11 (1.81%) Ruby
13 7 (1.15%) Groovy
14 6 (0.99%) Scala
15 5 (0.82%) Clojure
16 4 (0.66%) Dart
16 4 (0.66%) XAML
17 3 (0.49%) Go
18 2 (0.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 39 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 35 (5.75%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.78%) Degree
4 6 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.99%) ISEB
5 5 (0.82%) ACSP
5 5 (0.82%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (0.66%) A+ Certification
6 4 (0.66%) CCA
6 4 (0.66%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.49%) PhD
8 2 (0.33%) CISM
8 2 (0.33%) CISSP
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (11.33%) QA
2 17 (2.79%) SLA
3 12 (1.97%) WCAG
4 5 (0.82%) GDPR
5 2 (0.33%) NCSC
6 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (11.82%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.28%) Docker
3 5 (0.82%) Firmware
4 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (3.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (3.28%) Jamf Pro
3 19 (3.12%) AirWatch
3 19 (3.12%) Terraform
4 14 (2.30%) SCCM
5 9 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.48%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.33%) Ansible
7 2 (0.33%) Puppet
7 2 (0.33%) WSUS
8 1 (0.16%) CASB
8 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.16%) Salt
8 1 (0.16%) SCOM
8 1 (0.16%) SCSM
Vendors
1 90 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 71 (11.66%) Apple
3 45 (7.39%) Google
4 21 (3.45%) Adobe
4 21 (3.45%) Xamarin
5 20 (3.28%) VMware
6 16 (2.63%) HP
7 13 (2.13%) Citrix
8 11 (1.81%) Samsung
9 9 (1.48%) Facebook
9 9 (1.48%) SAP
10 7 (1.15%) Bloomberg
10 7 (1.15%) Dell
10 7 (1.15%) FactSet
10 7 (1.15%) Reuters
11 6 (0.99%) Remedy
12 5 (0.82%) hybris
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle
13 4 (0.66%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.66%) Xerox