Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 149 136
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 -23
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 991 787 883
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.16% 1.84% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 8.97% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 576 666
London median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +2.59%
10th Percentile £200 £273 £289
90th Percentile £613 £575 £575
England median daily rate £440 £405 £413
% change year-on-year +8.64% -1.82% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 6
London median hourly rate £19.00 £31.14 £22.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.98% +37.36% +22.98%
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.40 £9.81
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.50 £81.07
England median hourly rate £18.85 £17.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year +7.71% -17.65% +20.18%

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 9,407 8,770 9,571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.50% 20.52% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,659 6,131 6,788
London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £203 £226 £245
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
England median daily rate £438 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 233 198
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.55 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.84 £42.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.68% +5.35% -

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -3 207 £475 +9.20% 82
West London -36 39 £320 -32.63% 49
East London +9 36 £475 +2.70% 12
South London -41 10 £276 - 4
North London +2 1 £400 +68.42% 3
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 606 (61.15%) Android
2 453 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 341 (34.41%) iOS Development
4 333 (33.60%) Mobile App
5 275 (27.75%) JavaScript
6 261 (26.34%) Apple Swift
7 220 (22.20%) TDD
8 217 (21.90%) User Experience
9 205 (20.69%) Java
10 204 (20.59%) Windows
11 194 (19.58%) Finance
12 174 (17.56%) Objective-C
13 172 (17.36%) Git (software)
14 162 (16.35%) Scrum
14 162 (16.35%) HTML
15 160 (16.15%) React Native
16 158 (15.94%) Test Automation
17 152 (15.34%) Apple
18 141 (14.23%) CSS
19 138 (13.93%) Mobile Development
19 138 (13.93%) Android Development
20 132 (13.32%) RESTful
21 127 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
22 123 (12.41%) JIRA
23 121 (12.21%) Microsoft
24 120 (12.11%) BDD
25 119 (12.01%) Active Directory
26 115 (11.60%) Banking
27 114 (11.50%) REST
28 113 (11.40%) React

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 21 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.02%) Confluence
3 19 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 18 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 15 (1.51%) CMS
6 12 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.50%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.40%) JBoss
9 4 (0.40%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.30%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.30%) Jetty
10 3 (0.30%) Marvel
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.20%) Apache
11 2 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.20%) Liferay
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.10%) IIS
Applications
1 70 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.61%) InVision
4 15 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.50%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.30%) Flinto
10 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.20%) InDesign
10 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.20%) UXPin
11 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.10%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.10%) Eikon
1 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.10%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 103 (10.39%) Office 365
2 102 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (4.34%) PaaS
5 20 (2.02%) GitHub
6 16 (1.61%) G Suite
7 14 (1.41%) IaaS
8 13 (1.31%) Google Play
9 9 (0.91%) BrowserStack
10 8 (0.81%) OneDrive
11 7 (0.71%) Sauce Labs
12 6 (0.61%) Serverless
13 5 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.50%) Heroku
14 4 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.40%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.40%) AWS CloudTrail
14 4 (0.40%) Basecamp
14 4 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.04%) DNS
2 36 (3.63%) Internet
3 29 (2.93%) VPN
4 28 (2.83%) LAN
5 23 (2.32%) WAN
6 22 (2.22%) Skype
7 20 (2.02%) DHCP
8 19 (1.92%) TCP/IP
9 16 (1.61%) VoIP
10 15 (1.51%) WLAN
11 14 (1.41%) Wireless
12 12 (1.21%) HTTP
12 12 (1.21%) SSL
13 9 (0.91%) SMS
13 9 (0.91%) SMTP
14 7 (0.71%) Ethernet
14 7 (0.71%) Intranet
14 7 (0.71%) VLAN
15 6 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (0.50%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (3.13%) MySQL
2 30 (3.03%) Cosmos DB
3 23 (2.32%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.12%) MongoDB
5 17 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (1.41%) Blockchain
7 14 (1.41%) SQL Server
8 13 (1.31%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.81%) Redis
10 7 (0.71%) Big Data
11 6 (0.61%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.50%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.40%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.40%) SQLite
14 3 (0.30%) Cloud Spanner
Development Applications
1 172 (17.36%) Git (software)
2 123 (12.41%) JIRA
3 96 (9.69%) Xcode
4 83 (8.38%) Jenkins
5 62 (6.26%) Selenium
6 58 (5.85%) Visual Studio
7 54 (5.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 51 (5.15%) Cucumber
9 50 (5.05%) Subversion
10 42 (4.24%) Appium
11 35 (3.53%) Mercurial
12 30 (3.03%) Maven
13 29 (2.93%) Sublime Text
14 24 (2.42%) Axure RP
15 19 (1.92%) Gradle
16 18 (1.82%) CocoaPods
17 17 (1.72%) WebDriver
18 15 (1.51%) SpecFlow
19 13 (1.31%) JUnit
20 10 (1.01%) JMeter
General
1 194 (19.58%) Finance
2 115 (11.60%) Banking
3 59 (5.95%) Retail
4 27 (2.72%) Games
5 25 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 19 (1.92%) Publishing
7 18 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.72%) Marketing
9 12 (1.21%) Automotive
9 12 (1.21%) Retail Banking
10 9 (0.91%) Law
11 8 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.81%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.61%) Billing
12 6 (0.61%) Legal
13 5 (0.50%) Front Office
14 4 (0.40%) Digital Economy
14 4 (0.40%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.30%) Back Office
15 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 491 (49.55%) Developer
2 215 (21.70%) iOS Developer
3 109 (11.00%) React Developer
4 96 (9.69%) Analyst
5 61 (6.16%) Senior Developer
6 59 (5.95%) Support Analyst
7 55 (5.55%) Applications Developer
8 53 (5.35%) Desktop Support
9 52 (5.25%) Designer
10 48 (4.84%) Support Engineer
11 47 (4.74%) Mobile Developer
12 43 (4.34%) JavaScript Developer
12 43 (4.34%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 41 (4.14%) Java Developer
14 39 (3.94%) IT Support
15 37 (3.73%) Architect
16 36 (3.63%) 2nd Line Support
17 33 (3.33%) Senior iOS Developer
17 33 (3.33%) Tester
17 33 (3.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (16.35%) HTML
2 160 (16.15%) React Native
3 141 (14.23%) CSS
4 132 (13.32%) RESTful
5 114 (11.50%) REST
6 113 (11.40%) React
7 96 (9.69%) Node.js
8 85 (8.58%) HTML5
9 82 (8.27%) AngularJS
10 70 (7.06%) JSON
11 59 (5.95%) Redux
12 57 (5.75%) CSS3
13 55 (5.55%) OAuth
13 55 (5.55%) Web Services
14 52 (5.25%) .NET
15 37 (3.73%) Cocoa
16 35 (3.53%) Core Data
16 35 (3.53%) jQuery
17 30 (3.03%) iOS SDK
17 30 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 333 (33.60%) Mobile App
2 217 (21.90%) User Experience
3 91 (9.18%) Fintech
4 73 (7.37%) Computer Science
5 70 (7.06%) iPhone
6 67 (6.76%) iPad
7 58 (5.85%) Greenfield Project
8 32 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (2.93%) Smartphone
10 21 (2.12%) Algorithms
11 20 (2.02%) Animation
12 16 (1.61%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
13 15 (1.51%) Blackberry
13 15 (1.51%) Data Structures
14 13 (1.31%) Minimum Viable Product
15 11 (1.11%) Video on Demand
16 10 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
17 9 (0.91%) Cloud Native
17 9 (0.91%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 606 (61.15%) Android
2 204 (20.59%) Windows
3 92 (9.28%) Windows 10
4 83 (8.38%) Windows 7
5 51 (5.15%) Mac OS
6 49 (4.94%) Mac OS X
7 40 (4.04%) Linux
7 40 (4.04%) Windows Server
8 29 (2.93%) Unix
8 29 (2.93%) Windows 8
9 17 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.30%) CentOS
12 3 (0.30%) Debian
12 3 (0.30%) Nucleus RTOS
12 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (34.41%) iOS Development
3 220 (22.20%) TDD
4 162 (16.35%) Scrum
5 158 (15.94%) Test Automation
6 138 (13.93%) Android Development
6 138 (13.93%) Mobile Development
7 127 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 120 (12.11%) BDD
9 111 (11.20%) DevOps
10 74 (7.47%) OO
11 68 (6.86%) Microservices
12 67 (6.76%) Kanban
12 67 (6.76%) Unit Testing
13 66 (6.66%) Software Engineering
14 65 (6.56%) MVC
15 63 (6.36%) ITIL
16 61 (6.16%) Mobile Application Development
17 55 (5.55%) E-Commerce
18 51 (5.15%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 275 (27.75%) JavaScript
2 261 (26.34%) Apple Swift
3 205 (20.69%) Java
4 174 (17.56%) Objective-C
5 69 (6.96%) C#
6 62 (6.26%) Python
7 60 (6.05%) C++
8 59 (5.95%) SQL
9 37 (3.73%) Go
10 34 (3.43%) ES6
11 30 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 28 (2.83%) JSX
13 27 (2.72%) C
14 26 (2.62%) Java 8
15 24 (2.42%) ES7
16 21 (2.12%) Ruby
17 20 (2.02%) Kotlin
18 19 (1.92%) PHP
18 19 (1.92%) TypeScript
19 9 (0.91%) Rust
Qualifications
1 74 (7.47%) Degree
2 45 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 27 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.31%) Master's Degree
7 12 (1.21%) MCSE
8 7 (0.71%) ISEB
9 6 (0.61%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.50%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.50%) MCDST
11 4 (0.40%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.40%) MBA
12 3 (0.30%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.30%) CISSP
12 3 (0.30%) MCSA
12 3 (0.30%) MCSM
12 3 (0.30%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (8.98%) QA
2 34 (3.43%) SLA
3 6 (0.61%) WCAG
4 5 (0.50%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.30%) GDPR
5 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.30%) NIST 800
5 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.10%) GCP
6 1 (0.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 119 (12.01%) Active Directory
2 40 (4.04%) Docker
3 17 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (0.61%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.50%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.10%) Firmware
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.10%) Xen
8 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 49 (4.94%) SCCM
2 32 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 18 (1.82%) Terraform
4 12 (1.21%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (0.81%) AirWatch
5 8 (0.81%) Puppet
6 7 (0.71%) HockeyApp
7 6 (0.61%) Ansible
8 5 (0.50%) Kibana
8 5 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.30%) CASB
9 3 (0.30%) Grafana
9 3 (0.30%) Graphite
9 3 (0.30%) logstash
9 3 (0.30%) Salt
10 2 (0.20%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.10%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 152 (15.34%) Apple
2 121 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 52 (5.25%) Google
4 34 (3.43%) Citrix
5 20 (2.02%) Xamarin
6 19 (1.92%) VMware
7 18 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (1.61%) Adobe
8 16 (1.61%) HP
9 14 (1.41%) Oracle
10 13 (1.31%) ServiceNow
11 11 (1.11%) Apigee
11 11 (1.11%) Bloomberg
12 10 (1.01%) IBM
13 9 (0.91%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.91%) McAfee
14 8 (0.81%) Capita
14 8 (0.81%) Reuters
15 7 (0.71%) Avaya
15 7 (0.71%) Remedy