Period
to 2 December 2021

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 2 December 2021 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
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 196 140 143
Rank change year-on-year -56 +3 -3
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 557 320 674
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.47% 1.98% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.23% 12.09% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 232 487
10th Percentile £306 £287 £180
25th Percentile £425 £375 £328
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £465 £450
Median % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -5.26%
75th Percentile £625 £545 £538
90th Percentile £675 £611 £625
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 8
10th Percentile £10.84 " £24.18
25th Percentile £15.27 " £39.71
Median hourly rate £18.48 £19.39 £67.92
Median % change year-on-year -4.72% -71.45% +263.18%
75th Percentile £48.75 " £78.75
90th Percentile £75.10 " "
England median hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.36
% change year-on-year +7.75% -13.57% -0.83%

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 5,446 2,646 6,117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.33% 16.36% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,031 1,876 4,316
10th Percentile £250 £250 £160
25th Percentile £425 £366 £312
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £488 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.77% +8.33% -7.69%
75th Percentile £650 £580 £575
90th Percentile £713 £663 £650
England median daily rate £488 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +11.43% +4.17% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 34 181
10th Percentile £14.74 £18.42 £14.00
25th Percentile £18.75 £21.44 £17.00
Median hourly rate £24.25 £26.25 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -7.62% +25.00% +12.30%
75th Percentile £46.31 £42.75 £36.70
90th Percentile £60.68 £51.80 £53.00
England median hourly rate £17.98 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.81% +5.71% +0.72%

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 2 December 2021.

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 2 December 2021.

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 2 December 2021. 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 -40 52 £525 +16.67% 56
West London -30 15 £525 - 25
East London -9 6 £475 +46.15% 14
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, 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.

1 342 (61.40%) Android
2 244 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (36.27%) iOS Development
4 193 (34.65%) Mobile App
5 191 (34.29%) Apple Swift
6 115 (20.65%) Windows
7 111 (19.93%) User Experience
8 96 (17.24%) Social Skills
9 82 (14.72%) TDD
10 79 (14.18%) Java
10 79 (14.18%) JavaScript
11 78 (14.00%) Finance
12 76 (13.64%) React Native
12 76 (13.64%) Android Development
13 68 (12.21%) Objective-C
14 67 (12.03%) Banking
15 65 (11.67%) Azure
15 65 (11.67%) Apple
16 64 (11.49%) Test Automation
17 63 (11.31%) Microsoft
18 62 (11.13%) Continuous Integration
19 58 (10.41%) RESTful
20 57 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
20 57 (10.23%) iOS SDK
20 57 (10.23%) Mobile Development
21 55 (9.87%) Kotlin
22 52 (9.34%) Microsoft 365
23 50 (8.98%) Software Engineering
24 49 (8.80%) Retail
25 47 (8.44%) Mac OS

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 23 (4.13%) Confluence
2 7 (1.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.90%) CMS
4 4 (0.72%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.36%) Apache
6 2 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.36%) IIS
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.18%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (6.64%) Sketch
2 34 (6.10%) Zeplin
3 30 (5.39%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (2.69%) InVision
5 11 (1.97%) Adobe XD
6 8 (1.44%) Figma
7 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.72%) Marvel
8 4 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.72%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.18%) iWork
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.18%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 65 (11.67%) Azure
2 52 (9.34%) Microsoft 365
3 29 (5.21%) AWS
4 24 (4.31%) GitHub
5 21 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 20 (3.59%) SaaS
7 13 (2.33%) Sauce Labs
8 12 (2.15%) BrowserStack
9 11 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
10 10 (1.80%) GCP
10 10 (1.80%) Google Play
11 9 (1.62%) Serverless
12 6 (1.08%) Firebase
13 5 (0.90%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.90%) Bitrise
13 5 (0.90%) Google Workspace
13 5 (0.90%) npm
13 5 (0.90%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.72%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.59%) Firewall
2 19 (3.41%) VPN
3 15 (2.69%) DNS
3 15 (2.69%) HTTP
4 13 (2.33%) LAN
5 12 (2.15%) VoIP
6 11 (1.97%) BGP
6 11 (1.97%) Ethernet VPN
6 11 (1.97%) IOS XR
6 11 (1.97%) MPLS
6 11 (1.97%) NX-OS
6 11 (1.97%) VPLS
6 11 (1.97%) VXLAN
6 11 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (1.80%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.62%) DHCP
9 8 (1.44%) Network Security
9 8 (1.44%) Skype
9 8 (1.44%) WebEx
10 5 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.44%) MongoDB
3 7 (1.26%) NoSQL
4 5 (0.90%) MySQL
5 4 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.72%) Redis
5 4 (0.72%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.36%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.18%) Big Data
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 47 (8.44%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.90%) Jenkins
3 39 (7.00%) Xcode
4 31 (5.57%) JIRA
5 23 (4.13%) Appium
6 22 (3.95%) Cucumber
7 21 (3.77%) Postman
8 19 (3.41%) Selenium
9 17 (3.05%) fastlane
10 13 (2.33%) JUnit
11 11 (1.97%) Android Studio
12 10 (1.80%) Subversion
13 9 (1.62%) GitLab
13 9 (1.62%) TestNG
14 8 (1.44%) SoapUI
15 7 (1.26%) Axure RP
15 7 (1.26%) Mercurial
16 6 (1.08%) Cypress.io
17 5 (0.90%) Maven
17 5 (0.90%) Mocha
General
1 96 (17.24%) Social Skills
2 78 (14.00%) Finance
3 67 (12.03%) Banking
4 49 (8.80%) Retail
5 26 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.59%) Investment Banking
7 16 (2.87%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.69%) Publishing
9 11 (1.97%) Presentation Skills
10 10 (1.80%) Games
11 9 (1.62%) Marketing
12 8 (1.44%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.26%) Automotive
14 6 (1.08%) Advertising
15 4 (0.72%) Documentation Skills
15 4 (0.72%) German Language
15 4 (0.72%) Public Sector
16 3 (0.54%) Influencing Skills
16 3 (0.54%) Organisational Skills
17 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 270 (48.47%) Developer
2 160 (28.73%) iOS Developer
3 58 (10.41%) React Developer
4 57 (10.23%) Senior Developer
5 46 (8.26%) Designer
6 44 (7.90%) Android Developer
7 36 (6.46%) Mobile Developer
8 35 (6.28%) Senior iOS Developer
9 29 (5.21%) UI Designer
10 22 (3.95%) Support Engineer
11 21 (3.77%) iOS Android Developer
12 19 (3.41%) Tester
13 18 (3.23%) Mobile Engineer
14 17 (3.05%) Analyst
15 15 (2.69%) Applications Developer
15 15 (2.69%) UX Designer
16 14 (2.51%) Lead Developer
17 13 (2.33%) Mac Engineer
17 13 (2.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 11 (1.97%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (13.64%) React Native
2 58 (10.41%) RESTful
3 57 (10.23%) iOS SDK
4 47 (8.44%) React
5 42 (7.54%) HTML
6 37 (6.64%) REST
7 34 (6.10%) Web Services
8 31 (5.57%) Node.js
9 26 (4.67%) GraphQL
10 22 (3.95%) Cocoa
11 20 (3.59%) Core Data
11 20 (3.59%) CSS
12 19 (3.41%) JSON
13 17 (3.05%) Android SDK
13 17 (3.05%) RxSwift
14 16 (2.87%) .NET
15 14 (2.51%) UIKit
16 13 (2.33%) Redux
16 13 (2.33%) SOAP
17 9 (1.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 193 (34.65%) Mobile App
2 111 (19.93%) User Experience
3 27 (4.85%) iPhone
3 27 (4.85%) Virtual Team
4 23 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (4.13%) iPad
5 19 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (3.23%) Video\Live Streaming
7 14 (2.51%) W3C
8 12 (2.15%) Animation
8 12 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.15%) Video on Demand
9 10 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (1.62%) Social Media
11 8 (1.44%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.26%) BYOD
12 7 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.90%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.54%) Over-the-Top Content
14 3 (0.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 342 (61.40%) Android
2 115 (20.65%) Windows
3 47 (8.44%) Mac OS
4 45 (8.08%) Windows 10
5 23 (4.13%) Windows Server
6 17 (3.05%) Mac OS X
7 15 (2.69%) Linux
8 13 (2.33%) tvOS
9 8 (1.44%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.72%) Unix
10 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.36%) VMS
13 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (36.27%) iOS Development
3 82 (14.72%) TDD
4 76 (13.64%) Android Development
5 64 (11.49%) Test Automation
6 62 (11.13%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (10.23%) Mobile Development
7 57 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
8 50 (8.98%) Software Engineering
9 46 (8.26%) DevOps
9 46 (8.26%) SDLC
10 41 (7.36%) Scrum
11 40 (7.18%) Clean Code
12 34 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (5.92%) Continuous Delivery
13 33 (5.92%) Unit Testing
14 32 (5.75%) BDD
14 32 (5.75%) Computer Science
14 32 (5.75%) Mobile Application Development
14 32 (5.75%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 191 (34.29%) Apple Swift
2 79 (14.18%) Java
2 79 (14.18%) JavaScript
3 68 (12.21%) Objective-C
4 55 (9.87%) Kotlin
5 29 (5.21%) TypeScript
6 24 (4.31%) C#
7 23 (4.13%) C++
7 23 (4.13%) Python
8 17 (3.05%) PowerShell
8 17 (3.05%) Ruby
9 14 (2.51%) C
10 13 (2.33%) SQL
11 12 (2.15%) Go
12 8 (1.44%) PHP
13 7 (1.26%) Scala
14 5 (0.90%) Perl
15 4 (0.72%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.72%) VBScript
16 3 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (6.46%) Degree
2 14 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.80%) MCSA
6 8 (1.44%) MCSE
7 7 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.72%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.54%) ACSP
9 3 (0.54%) CCNA
9 3 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.54%) MCP
10 2 (0.36%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.36%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.36%) ISEB
10 2 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.36%) OSCP
10 2 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.90%) Accessibility
2 43 (7.72%) QA
3 13 (2.33%) WCAG
4 8 (1.44%) SLA
5 4 (0.72%) PMO
6 2 (0.36%) NIST
7 1 (0.18%) COBIT
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (8.08%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.80%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (1.08%) Docker
5 3 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.54%) vSphere
6 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.36%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (5.03%) SCCM
2 17 (3.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (1.97%) Kubernetes
4 10 (1.80%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (0.54%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 3 (0.54%) Ansible
5 3 (0.54%) Terraform
6 2 (0.36%) Grafana
6 2 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.18%) Istio
7 1 (0.18%) Kibana
7 1 (0.18%) Nessus
7 1 (0.18%) Nmap
7 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.18%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.18%) SCOM
7 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 65 (11.67%) Apple
2 63 (11.31%) Microsoft
3 42 (7.54%) Adobe
4 31 (5.57%) Google
5 17 (3.05%) Xamarin
6 16 (2.87%) ServiceNow
7 13 (2.33%) Perfecto Mobile
7 13 (2.33%) VMware
8 11 (1.97%) Nokia
9 7 (1.26%) Oracle
9 7 (1.26%) Roku
10 6 (1.08%) Samsung
10 6 (1.08%) Splunk
11 5 (0.90%) Citrix
11 5 (0.90%) Ping Identity
11 5 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.90%) SAP
12 4 (0.72%) McAfee
13 3 (0.54%) Dell
13 3 (0.54%) Remedy