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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 148 109
Rank change year-on-year +16 -39  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 368 363 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.89% 1.63% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.18% 8.13% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 261 322
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -4.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -16.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £25.70
% change year-on-year +8.57% -31.90%  

Apple iOS is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4010 4463 4750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.57% 20.01% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2805 3161 3211
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 124 169
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.80% -13.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 69 £450 +5.88% 34
Canary Wharf - 5 £375 -
Brentford +2 2 - -
Enfield - 2 £200 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £600 -
Hammersmith - 2 - - 2
Romford - 1 £145 -
Paddington - 1 £515 -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 434 (60.11%) Android
2 338 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 301 (41.69%) iOS Development
4 229 (31.72%) Apple Swift
5 204 (28.25%) Objective-C
6 200 (27.70%) Mobile App
7 180 (24.93%) TDD
8 137 (18.98%) JavaScript
9 136 (18.84%) HTML
10 130 (18.01%) User Experience
11 122 (16.90%) CSS
12 113 (15.65%) Scrum
13 111 (15.37%) Apple
14 109 (15.10%) Windows
14 109 (15.10%) Android Development
15 105 (14.54%) Java
16 94 (13.02%) Git (software)
17 87 (12.05%) Mobile Development
18 81 (11.22%) BDD
19 80 (11.08%) REST
20 79 (10.94%) Finance
21 75 (10.39%) HTML5
22 69 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
23 66 (9.14%) QA
23 66 (9.14%) RESTful
24 64 (8.86%) JSON
24 64 (8.86%) JIRA
25 62 (8.59%) Xcode
26 61 (8.45%) E-Commerce
27 59 (8.17%) Banking

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 (3.19%) Confluence
2 8 (1.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.83%) CMS
4 6 (0.83%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.69%) JBoss
6 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.55%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.42%) Apache
7 3 (0.42%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.42%) Mule
7 3 (0.42%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.42%) SAP Portal
7 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (4.02%) InVision
2 26 (3.60%) MS Office
3 24 (3.32%) Photoshop
4 15 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (1.80%) MS Excel
6 7 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.55%) UXPin
8 2 (0.28%) UserZoom
9 1 (0.14%) InDesign
9 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.91%) Office 365
4 17 (2.35%) GitHub
5 14 (1.94%) G Suite
6 8 (1.11%) Google Play
6 8 (1.11%) TestFlight
7 7 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.83%) PaaS
9 5 (0.69%) Google Drive
9 5 (0.69%) Heroku
9 5 (0.69%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.42%) Firebase
12 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.28%) IaaS
12 2 (0.28%) iTunes
12 2 (0.28%) Slack
13 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.08%) HTTP
2 13 (1.80%) Network Security
3 11 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.25%) Ethernet
4 9 (1.25%) Internet
4 9 (1.25%) LAN
4 9 (1.25%) RTP
4 9 (1.25%) RTSP
4 9 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (1.25%) Wireless
5 8 (1.11%) DNS
6 7 (0.97%) Skype
7 6 (0.83%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.83%) DHCP
7 6 (0.83%) VoIP
8 5 (0.69%) LDAP
9 4 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.55%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.42%) iBeacon
10 3 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.16%) MySQL
2 24 (3.32%) MongoDB
3 18 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (2.49%) SQL Server
4 16 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 13 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.66%) SQLite
7 11 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.39%) Big Data
9 8 (1.11%) CouchDB
9 8 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (0.83%) Mixpanel
10 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.55%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.42%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.14%) GIS
13 1 (0.14%) Jackrabbit
13 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 94 (13.02%) Git (software)
2 64 (8.86%) JIRA
3 62 (8.59%) Xcode
4 55 (7.62%) Jenkins
5 33 (4.57%) Cucumber
6 31 (4.29%) Selenium
7 26 (3.60%) Android Studio
8 25 (3.46%) Axure RP
9 23 (3.19%) Calabash
10 20 (2.77%) Appium
11 18 (2.49%) git-flow
11 18 (2.49%) Subversion
12 16 (2.22%) Visual Studio
13 15 (2.08%) CocoaPods
14 14 (1.94%) WebDriver
15 12 (1.66%) Gradle
16 11 (1.52%) Bitbucket
17 10 (1.39%) JUnit
17 10 (1.39%) Travis CI
18 9 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 79 (10.94%) Finance
2 59 (8.17%) Banking
3 53 (7.34%) Retail
4 20 (2.77%) Marketing
5 16 (2.22%) Games
6 9 (1.25%) Advertising
7 6 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (0.83%) Publishing
7 6 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.69%) Electronics
8 5 (0.69%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.55%) Back Office
10 3 (0.42%) Law
10 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.42%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.28%) Automotive
11 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 425 (58.86%) Developer
2 249 (34.49%) iOS Developer
3 71 (9.83%) Senior Developer
4 65 (9.00%) Android Developer
5 59 (8.17%) Designer
6 52 (7.20%) Senior iOS Developer
7 43 (5.96%) Mobile Developer
8 34 (4.71%) iOS Android Developer
9 31 (4.29%) Analyst
9 31 (4.29%) UI Designer
10 30 (4.16%) Java Developer
10 30 (4.16%) Xamarin Developer
11 28 (3.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 28 (3.88%) UX Designer
12 27 (3.74%) Applications Developer
12 27 (3.74%) Mobile Designer
13 25 (3.46%) Architect
14 24 (3.32%) QA Engineer
15 23 (3.19%) Tester
16 22 (3.05%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (18.84%) HTML
2 122 (16.90%) CSS
3 80 (11.08%) REST
4 75 (10.39%) HTML5
5 66 (9.14%) RESTful
6 64 (8.86%) JSON
7 52 (7.20%) Cocoa
7 52 (7.20%) Core Data
8 48 (6.65%) Web Services
9 47 (6.51%) iOS SDK
10 46 (6.37%) jQuery
11 45 (6.23%) CSS3
12 42 (5.82%) AngularJS
13 38 (5.26%) Node.js
14 34 (4.71%) .NET
14 34 (4.71%) XML
15 29 (4.02%) React
16 27 (3.74%) React Native
17 26 (3.60%) SOAP
18 25 (3.46%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 200 (27.70%) Mobile App
2 130 (18.01%) User Experience
3 44 (6.09%) iPhone
4 34 (4.71%) iPad
5 29 (4.02%) Blackberry
6 18 (2.49%) Animation
7 17 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.22%) Fintech
9 15 (2.08%) Streaming Video
10 11 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.52%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.39%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.11%) MPEG
13 7 (0.97%) Cloud Native
13 7 (0.97%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.83%) Augmented Reality
14 6 (0.83%) Social Media
14 6 (0.83%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 434 (60.11%) Android
2 109 (15.10%) Windows
3 40 (5.54%) Windows 7
4 37 (5.12%) Linux
5 23 (3.19%) Windows 10
6 20 (2.77%) Mac OS X
7 15 (2.08%) Windows Phone
8 14 (1.94%) Unix
8 14 (1.94%) Windows 8
9 13 (1.80%) Windows Server
10 10 (1.39%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.11%) Ubuntu
11 8 (1.11%) webOS
11 8 (1.11%) Windows Phone 7
12 7 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.55%) CentOS
14 4 (0.55%) Mac OS X Server
14 4 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
14 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (41.69%) iOS Development
3 180 (24.93%) TDD
4 113 (15.65%) Scrum
5 109 (15.10%) Android Development
6 87 (12.05%) Mobile Development
7 81 (11.22%) BDD
8 69 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (8.45%) E-Commerce
10 54 (7.48%) Software Engineering
11 49 (6.79%) Unit Testing
12 48 (6.65%) OO
13 44 (6.09%) Pair Programming
14 42 (5.82%) Automated Testing
15 38 (5.26%) Front End Development
16 36 (4.99%) Kanban
17 35 (4.85%) MVC
18 31 (4.29%) Test Automation
18 31 (4.29%) Web Development
19 30 (4.16%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 229 (31.72%) Apple Swift
2 204 (28.25%) Objective-C
3 137 (18.98%) JavaScript
4 105 (14.54%) Java
5 54 (7.48%) C#
6 40 (5.54%) Python
7 36 (4.99%) C++
8 35 (4.85%) SQL
9 30 (4.16%) Ruby
10 18 (2.49%) C
11 15 (2.08%) Scala
12 13 (1.80%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.39%) PHP
14 9 (1.25%) Perl
15 8 (1.11%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.97%) Go
16 7 (0.97%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.83%) XAML
18 4 (0.55%) ES6
19 3 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (4.85%) Degree
2 12 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.97%) MCSE
3 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.83%) ACDT
4 6 (0.83%) ACHDS
4 6 (0.83%) ACTC
4 6 (0.83%) MCDST
4 6 (0.83%) MCP
4 6 (0.83%) MCSA
4 6 (0.83%) MCSM
4 6 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.55%) ISEB
7 3 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.14%) CISMP
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (9.14%) QA
2 7 (0.97%) SDET
3 6 (0.83%) WCAG
4 5 (0.69%) SLA
4 5 (0.69%) WAI
5 4 (0.55%) PMO
6 3 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.14%) GDPR
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (6.65%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.19%) Docker
3 10 (1.39%) BitLocker
3 10 (1.39%) XenApp
4 9 (1.25%) XenDesktop
5 8 (1.11%) Xen
6 6 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.55%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (3.05%) SCCM
2 21 (2.91%) HockeyApp
3 8 (1.11%) WSUS
4 5 (0.69%) Jamf Pro
4 5 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.42%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.42%) Ansible
7 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.28%) Puppet
8 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.14%) Kibana
8 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.14%) logstash
8 1 (0.14%) Mesos
8 1 (0.14%) Salt
8 1 (0.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 111 (15.37%) Apple
2 49 (6.79%) Microsoft
3 44 (6.09%) Google
4 43 (5.96%) Xamarin
5 32 (4.43%) Adobe
6 27 (3.74%) Citrix
7 13 (1.80%) Oracle
7 13 (1.80%) Symantec
8 11 (1.52%) HP
9 10 (1.39%) Dell
10 9 (1.25%) Brightcove
11 8 (1.11%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.97%) MobileIron
13 6 (0.83%) AppDynamics
13 6 (0.83%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.83%) Coremetrics
13 6 (0.83%) SAP
13 6 (0.83%) Telerik
14 5 (0.69%) Splunk
14 5 (0.69%) VMware
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