Period
to 25 May 2018

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 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 iOS
England > London
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 153 162
Rank change year-on-year +17 +9 -58
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 940 681 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.05% 1.72% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 8.46% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 479 527
London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £215 £274 £250
90th Percentile £600 £556 £553
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 7
London median hourly rate £19.00 £49.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.62% +160.53% -4.40%
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.40 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.50 £102.00 £78.25
England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year -3.80% +3.95% -4.40%

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 9,400 8,048 9,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.46% 20.37% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,675 5,662 6,351
London median daily rate £476 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 193 240
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -2.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £16.91
% change year-on-year +4.48% -0.92% +3.02%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in London

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apple iOS in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in London

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in London over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in London

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple iOS in London

Apple iOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in London over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor 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 25 May 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
Central London +3 200 £475 +10.79% 69
West London -30 37 £400 +0.38% 52
East London +2 34 £500 +17.65% 22
South London -39 9 £495 - 1
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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.

1 618 (65.74%) Android
2 394 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (32.34%) iOS Development
4 282 (30.00%) Mobile App
5 235 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 226 (24.04%) Apple Swift
7 195 (20.74%) User Experience
8 187 (19.89%) TDD
9 184 (19.57%) Windows
10 179 (19.04%) Java
11 174 (18.51%) Finance
12 163 (17.34%) Git (software)
13 154 (16.38%) Test Automation
14 152 (16.17%) Scrum
15 145 (15.43%) Mobile Development
16 143 (15.21%) Objective-C
17 135 (14.36%) BDD
18 134 (14.26%) Android Development
19 127 (13.51%) HTML
20 116 (12.34%) JIRA
21 115 (12.23%) Microsoft
21 115 (12.23%) React Native
22 114 (12.13%) CSS
23 112 (11.91%) Apple
24 101 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
25 100 (10.64%) Active Directory
26 98 (10.43%) DevOps
27 97 (10.32%) Node.js
28 93 (9.89%) Banking
29 92 (9.79%) RESTful

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 24 (2.55%) Confluence
2 23 (2.45%) MS Exchange
2 23 (2.45%) Skype for Business
3 20 (2.13%) CMS
4 13 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.53%) JBoss
6 5 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.43%) Apache
7 4 (0.43%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.32%) Jetty
8 3 (0.32%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 3 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.32%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.21%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 62 (6.60%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.06%) InVision
3 10 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.32%) Flinto
7 3 (0.32%) UserZoom
8 2 (0.21%) InDesign
8 2 (0.21%) UXPin
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.11%) Revive Adserver
2 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 90 (9.57%) Office 365
2 74 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.72%) PaaS
4 22 (2.34%) GitHub
5 18 (1.91%) IaaS
6 16 (1.70%) G Suite
7 13 (1.38%) BrowserStack
8 11 (1.17%) Sauce Labs
9 9 (0.96%) Serverless
10 8 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (0.85%) Google Play
11 7 (0.74%) Heroku
12 6 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.53%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.43%) AWS CloudTrail
14 4 (0.43%) BlazeMeter
14 4 (0.43%) Firebase
14 4 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.94%) VPN
2 30 (3.19%) DNS
3 24 (2.55%) DHCP
4 21 (2.23%) Internet
4 21 (2.23%) Skype
4 21 (2.23%) VoIP
5 15 (1.60%) LAN
6 14 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (1.38%) SSL
8 12 (1.28%) TCP/IP
8 12 (1.28%) WAN
9 11 (1.17%) HTTP
10 10 (1.06%) SMTP
10 10 (1.06%) WLAN
11 9 (0.96%) Firewall
11 9 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (0.96%) SMS
12 7 (0.74%) PBX
12 7 (0.74%) PSTN
13 6 (0.64%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.09%) MySQL
2 24 (2.55%) Cosmos DB
3 20 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 19 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (1.60%) Redis
7 14 (1.49%) SQL Server
8 13 (1.38%) Blockchain
8 13 (1.38%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.28%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (0.74%) Big Data
11 7 (0.74%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.74%) Neo4j
12 6 (0.64%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.53%) SQLite
14 4 (0.43%) Cloud Spanner
14 4 (0.43%) NewSQL
15 3 (0.32%) Hazelcast
16 2 (0.21%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 163 (17.34%) Git (software)
2 116 (12.34%) JIRA
3 77 (8.19%) Jenkins
4 74 (7.87%) Cucumber
5 71 (7.55%) Xcode
6 63 (6.70%) Selenium
7 51 (5.43%) Appium
8 48 (5.11%) Subversion
9 40 (4.26%) Visual Studio
10 38 (4.04%) Visual Studio Team System
11 30 (3.19%) Maven
12 28 (2.98%) Mercurial
13 23 (2.45%) Sublime Text
14 21 (2.23%) Calabash
15 20 (2.13%) CocoaPods
16 18 (1.91%) SpecFlow
17 16 (1.70%) Gradle
18 14 (1.49%) Axure RP
18 14 (1.49%) WebDriver
19 13 (1.38%) Android Studio
General
1 174 (18.51%) Finance
2 93 (9.89%) Banking
3 49 (5.21%) Retail
4 36 (3.83%) Games
5 22 (2.34%) Publishing
6 18 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.81%) Marketing
8 14 (1.49%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.28%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.85%) Automotive
11 7 (0.74%) Legal
12 6 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.64%) Law
12 6 (0.64%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.53%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.43%) Advertising
14 4 (0.43%) Front Office
15 3 (0.32%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.32%) Electronics
16 2 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 427 (45.43%) Developer
2 198 (21.06%) iOS Developer
3 98 (10.43%) Analyst
4 75 (7.98%) React Developer
5 55 (5.85%) Applications Developer
6 54 (5.74%) Senior Developer
7 51 (5.43%) Android Developer
7 51 (5.43%) Designer
8 45 (4.79%) Mobile Developer
9 43 (4.57%) Support Analyst
10 42 (4.47%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 41 (4.36%) JavaScript Developer
12 38 (4.04%) 2nd Line Support
13 36 (3.83%) Architect
13 36 (3.83%) Desktop Support
14 34 (3.62%) Support Engineer
15 31 (3.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 31 (3.30%) UI Designer
16 30 (3.19%) Senior iOS Developer
16 30 (3.19%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (13.51%) HTML
2 115 (12.23%) React Native
3 114 (12.13%) CSS
4 97 (10.32%) Node.js
5 92 (9.79%) RESTful
6 91 (9.68%) React
6 91 (9.68%) REST
7 78 (8.30%) AngularJS
8 68 (7.23%) JSON
9 60 (6.38%) HTML5
10 57 (6.06%) .NET
11 53 (5.64%) Web Services
12 46 (4.89%) CSS3
13 44 (4.68%) OAuth
14 40 (4.26%) Redux
15 39 (4.15%) Cocoa
16 37 (3.94%) jQuery
17 34 (3.62%) Sass
18 24 (2.55%) iOS SDK
18 24 (2.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 282 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 195 (20.74%) User Experience
3 71 (7.55%) iPhone
4 60 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
5 56 (5.96%) Fintech
6 53 (5.64%) Computer Science
7 52 (5.53%) iPad
8 49 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (4.04%) Smartphone
10 22 (2.34%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.70%) Blackberry
12 14 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
13 13 (1.38%) Animation
14 12 (1.28%) Video on Demand
15 9 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
15 9 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
16 7 (0.74%) Algorithms
16 7 (0.74%) Minimum Viable Product
16 7 (0.74%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.74%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 618 (65.74%) Android
2 184 (19.57%) Windows
3 70 (7.45%) Windows 10
4 52 (5.53%) Windows 7
5 51 (5.43%) Mac OS X
6 44 (4.68%) Mac OS
7 36 (3.83%) Linux
8 27 (2.87%) Windows Server
9 22 (2.34%) Unix
9 22 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (1.81%) Windows 8
10 17 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.85%) Nucleus RTOS
11 8 (0.85%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.64%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.53%) Solaris
13 5 (0.53%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (32.34%) iOS Development
3 187 (19.89%) TDD
4 154 (16.38%) Test Automation
5 152 (16.17%) Scrum
6 145 (15.43%) Mobile Development
7 135 (14.36%) BDD
8 134 (14.26%) Android Development
9 101 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
10 98 (10.43%) DevOps
11 80 (8.51%) Software Engineering
12 72 (7.66%) MVC
13 68 (7.23%) Problem-Solving
14 60 (6.38%) OO
15 57 (6.06%) Kanban
16 54 (5.74%) E-Commerce
17 52 (5.53%) Microservices
18 50 (5.32%) SDLC
19 48 (5.11%) OOP
19 48 (5.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 235 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 226 (24.04%) Apple Swift
3 179 (19.04%) Java
4 143 (15.21%) Objective-C
5 67 (7.13%) C#
6 54 (5.74%) SQL
7 43 (4.57%) Python
8 37 (3.94%) C++
9 34 (3.62%) ES6
10 32 (3.40%) Ruby
11 29 (3.09%) Go
12 22 (2.34%) JSX
13 21 (2.23%) C
13 21 (2.23%) Java 8
13 21 (2.23%) PowerShell
14 16 (1.70%) ES7
14 16 (1.70%) Kotlin
14 16 (1.70%) PHP
15 9 (0.96%) Bash Shell
15 9 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 68 (7.23%) Security Cleared
2 59 (6.28%) Degree
3 56 (5.96%) SC Cleared
4 32 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (2.02%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.85%) MCSE
8 7 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
9 6 (0.64%) CISSP
10 5 (0.53%) ISEB
10 5 (0.53%) MCDST
11 4 (0.43%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.43%) MBA
12 3 (0.32%) CEH
12 3 (0.32%) CISM
12 3 (0.32%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.32%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.21%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.21%) CCNA
13 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.51%) QA
2 25 (2.66%) SLA
3 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (0.43%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.32%) COBIT
5 3 (0.32%) FISMA
5 3 (0.32%) NIST 800
5 3 (0.32%) WCAG
6 2 (0.21%) GDPR
6 2 (0.21%) JTAG
7 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 100 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 33 (3.51%) Docker
3 17 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.53%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.32%) BitLocker
6 3 (0.32%) Firmware
7 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.11%) vCloud
8 1 (0.11%) vSphere
8 1 (0.11%) Xen
8 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 60 (6.38%) SCCM
2 24 (2.55%) Kubernetes
3 16 (1.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (1.70%) Terraform
4 13 (1.38%) AirWatch
5 10 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (0.85%) HockeyApp
7 7 (0.74%) SCOM
8 5 (0.53%) Kibana
8 5 (0.53%) Puppet
9 3 (0.32%) CSIRT
9 3 (0.32%) EnCase
9 3 (0.32%) FTK
9 3 (0.32%) Grafana
9 3 (0.32%) Graphite
9 3 (0.32%) Nessus
9 3 (0.32%) Nmap
9 3 (0.32%) Salt
10 2 (0.21%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 115 (12.23%) Microsoft
2 112 (11.91%) Apple
3 59 (6.28%) Google
4 26 (2.77%) Citrix
5 22 (2.34%) Xamarin
6 20 (2.13%) VMware
7 16 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (1.49%) Oracle
9 13 (1.38%) Adobe
9 13 (1.38%) IBM
10 11 (1.17%) Apigee
11 9 (0.96%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.85%) MobileIron
13 7 (0.74%) Bloomberg
13 7 (0.74%) Ivanti
13 7 (0.74%) Splunk
14 6 (0.64%) HP
14 6 (0.64%) Reuters
14 6 (0.64%) ServiceNow
15 5 (0.53%) Meraki