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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 126 114
Rank change year-on-year -28 -12  
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 347 420 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.67% 1.96% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.37% 8.99% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 319 344
Median daily rate £438 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.57% +2.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 11
Median hourly rate £30.84 £125.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.33% +557.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.89 £125.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.78 £125.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year -18.60% +33.25%  

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 4147 4671 5024
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.98% 21.85% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2914 3331 3372
Median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 95 184
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

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 26 June 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 26 June 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 -9 65 £425 -5.55% 29
Westminster - 5 £220 -
Hammersmith - 3 £450 -
Twickenham +2 1 £250 +47.05%
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Mayfair - 1 £463 -
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 426 (59.50%) Android
2 329 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 292 (40.78%) iOS Development
4 215 (30.03%) Mobile App
5 214 (29.89%) Apple Swift
6 184 (25.70%) Objective-C
7 150 (20.95%) TDD
8 138 (19.27%) Test Automation
9 135 (18.85%) JavaScript
10 129 (18.02%) User Experience
11 122 (17.04%) HTML
12 117 (16.34%) Finance
13 115 (16.06%) Java
14 110 (15.36%) Android Development
15 109 (15.22%) Apple
16 104 (14.53%) CSS
17 103 (14.39%) Windows
18 99 (13.83%) Scrum
18 99 (13.83%) Git (software)
19 91 (12.71%) REST
20 80 (11.17%) JIRA
21 79 (11.03%) RESTful
22 77 (10.75%) HTML5
23 75 (10.47%) Mobile Development
24 69 (9.64%) QA
25 65 (9.08%) Banking
26 61 (8.52%) iPhone
27 60 (8.38%) Web Services
28 59 (8.24%) BDD
29 58 (8.10%) Continuous Integration

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 30 (4.19%) Confluence
2 15 (2.09%) Apache
2 15 (2.09%) JBoss
3 12 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.70%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.70%) CMS
4 5 (0.70%) IBM Notes
4 5 (0.70%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.70%) Mule
4 5 (0.70%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.42%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.42%) Documentum
6 3 (0.42%) NetWeaver
6 3 (0.42%) SAP Portal
6 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.42%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.42%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.28%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (3.63%) InVision
2 24 (3.35%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (2.37%) Photoshop
4 11 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.56%) UXPin
7 3 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.14%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 7 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.33%) Office 365
2 23 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.09%) GitHub
5 13 (1.82%) G Suite
6 12 (1.68%) OneDrive
7 6 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (0.84%) Heroku
7 6 (0.84%) TestFlight
8 5 (0.70%) Firebase
8 5 (0.70%) Google Play
9 4 (0.56%) SaaS
10 3 (0.42%) PaaS
11 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.28%) iTunes
12 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.93%) Network Security
2 13 (1.82%) Skype
3 12 (1.68%) Internet
4 9 (1.26%) HTTP
4 9 (1.26%) LAN
4 9 (1.26%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.12%) SSL
6 7 (0.98%) DNS
6 7 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (0.98%) Wireless
7 6 (0.84%) DHCP
7 6 (0.84%) VPN
8 4 (0.56%) 4G
8 4 (0.56%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.56%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.42%) WLAN
10 2 (0.28%) SMS
10 2 (0.28%) VoIP
10 2 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (3.21%) MongoDB
2 19 (2.65%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.68%) MySQL
4 10 (1.40%) MariaDB
4 10 (1.40%) SQLite
5 9 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (0.98%) CouchDB
8 6 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 6 (0.84%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.70%) Big Data
10 4 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.42%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.42%) HBase
11 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.28%) DataStax
12 2 (0.28%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 99 (13.83%) Git (software)
2 80 (11.17%) JIRA
3 55 (7.68%) Jenkins
3 55 (7.68%) Xcode
4 27 (3.77%) Selenium
5 25 (3.49%) Cucumber
6 22 (3.07%) Appium
6 22 (3.07%) Axure RP
7 21 (2.93%) Subversion
8 19 (2.65%) git-flow
9 18 (2.51%) Calabash
10 14 (1.96%) Android Studio
11 13 (1.82%) Bitbucket
12 10 (1.40%) CocoaPods
13 9 (1.26%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.12%) webpack
15 7 (0.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 7 (0.98%) JUnit
15 7 (0.98%) Maven
15 7 (0.98%) TeamCity
General
1 117 (16.34%) Finance
2 65 (9.08%) Banking
3 51 (7.12%) Retail
4 28 (3.91%) Marketing
5 10 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.26%) Electronics
7 8 (1.12%) Multimedia
8 7 (0.98%) Advertising
8 7 (0.98%) Games
8 7 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.70%) Legal
10 5 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.70%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.56%) Billing
11 4 (0.56%) Law
12 3 (0.42%) Back Office
12 3 (0.42%) Publishing
13 2 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 393 (54.89%) Developer
2 236 (32.96%) iOS Developer
3 62 (8.66%) Android Developer
4 56 (7.82%) Designer
5 44 (6.15%) Analyst
5 44 (6.15%) Senior Developer
6 37 (5.17%) Senior iOS Developer
7 34 (4.75%) iOS Android Developer
8 32 (4.47%) Mobile Developer
9 31 (4.33%) QA Engineer
10 27 (3.77%) UX Designer
11 26 (3.63%) Applications Developer
12 24 (3.35%) Architect
12 24 (3.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 24 (3.35%) Tester
12 24 (3.35%) UI Designer
13 23 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
14 22 (3.07%) Xamarin Developer
15 15 (2.09%) Android Engineer
15 15 (2.09%) Mobile Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (17.04%) HTML
2 104 (14.53%) CSS
3 91 (12.71%) REST
4 79 (11.03%) RESTful
5 77 (10.75%) HTML5
6 60 (8.38%) Web Services
7 53 (7.40%) AngularJS
8 47 (6.56%) JSON
9 45 (6.28%) Core Data
10 44 (6.15%) CSS3
10 44 (6.15%) jQuery
10 44 (6.15%) Node.js
11 43 (6.01%) .NET
12 41 (5.73%) Cocoa
13 38 (5.31%) React
14 37 (5.17%) React Native
15 36 (5.03%) iOS SDK
16 35 (4.89%) SOAP
17 28 (3.91%) Apache Cordova
18 22 (3.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 215 (30.03%) Mobile App
2 129 (18.02%) User Experience
3 61 (8.52%) iPhone
4 47 (6.56%) iPad
5 45 (6.28%) Greenfield Project
6 33 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.35%) Computer Science
8 23 (3.21%) Blackberry
9 22 (3.07%) Fintech
9 22 (3.07%) Smartphone
10 20 (2.79%) Animation
11 15 (2.09%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.54%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
13 11 (1.54%) Social Media
14 10 (1.40%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.40%) Private Cloud
15 9 (1.26%) STB
15 9 (1.26%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 426 (59.50%) Android
2 103 (14.39%) Windows
3 30 (4.19%) Windows 7
4 29 (4.05%) Windows 10
5 26 (3.63%) Linux
6 18 (2.51%) Unix
7 16 (2.23%) Mac OS X
8 13 (1.82%) Mac OS
9 10 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (1.12%) Windows Server
11 7 (0.98%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.70%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.28%) CentOS
14 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.14%) webOS
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (40.78%) iOS Development
3 150 (20.95%) TDD
4 138 (19.27%) Test Automation
5 110 (15.36%) Android Development
6 99 (13.83%) Scrum
7 75 (10.47%) Mobile Development
8 59 (8.24%) BDD
9 58 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (7.96%) Software Engineering
11 49 (6.84%) E-Commerce
11 49 (6.84%) OO
12 37 (5.17%) DevOps
13 36 (5.03%) Front End Development
13 36 (5.03%) Mobile Application Development
14 35 (4.89%) Unit Testing
15 34 (4.75%) Pair Programming
16 29 (4.05%) MVC
17 28 (3.91%) OOP
18 27 (3.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 214 (29.89%) Apple Swift
2 184 (25.70%) Objective-C
3 135 (18.85%) JavaScript
4 115 (16.06%) Java
5 41 (5.73%) Python
6 40 (5.59%) C#
7 35 (4.89%) SQL
8 31 (4.33%) C++
9 26 (3.63%) Ruby
10 16 (2.23%) C
10 16 (2.23%) PHP
11 11 (1.54%) Go
12 8 (1.12%) Scala
13 6 (0.84%) Perl
14 5 (0.70%) XAML
15 4 (0.56%) ES6
15 4 (0.56%) GraphQL
15 4 (0.56%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (7.68%) Degree
2 18 (2.51%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.68%) Master's Degree
5 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.84%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.70%) ISEB
6 5 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.70%) MCSE
7 4 (0.56%) A+ Certification
7 4 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (0.56%) MCSA
8 3 (0.42%) ACDT
8 3 (0.42%) ACHDS
8 3 (0.42%) ACTC
8 3 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.42%) MCDST
8 3 (0.42%) MCP
8 3 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (9.64%) QA
2 6 (0.84%) SLA
3 5 (0.70%) WAI
3 5 (0.70%) WCAG
4 3 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.28%) PMO
6 1 (0.14%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.65%) Docker
3 3 (0.42%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.42%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.42%) XenApp
4 2 (0.28%) HDFS
4 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (3.35%) HockeyApp
2 21 (2.93%) SCCM
3 7 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.28%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.28%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.28%) Kibana
6 2 (0.28%) logstash
6 2 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.14%) Control-M
7 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.14%) Oozie
7 1 (0.14%) Puppet
7 1 (0.14%) WSUS
7 1 (0.14%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 109 (15.22%) Apple
2 48 (6.70%) Microsoft
3 43 (6.01%) Google
4 39 (5.45%) Xamarin
5 26 (3.63%) Adobe
6 14 (1.96%) Citrix
7 12 (1.68%) SAP
8 11 (1.54%) IBM
9 8 (1.12%) Pega
10 7 (0.98%) Facebook
10 7 (0.98%) HP
10 7 (0.98%) MobileIron
11 6 (0.84%) AppDynamics
11 6 (0.84%) Oracle
11 6 (0.84%) Telerik
12 5 (0.70%) Lotus
12 5 (0.70%) Twitter
12 5 (0.70%) VMware
13 4 (0.56%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.56%) Symantec
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