Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 160 118 159
Rank change year-on-year -42 +41 -20
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 437 392 708
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.68% 2.20% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.88% 12.62% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 299 496
10th Percentile £300 £194 £195
25th Percentile £400 £328 £358
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
75th Percentile £575 £538 £556
90th Percentile £638 £600 £625
England median daily rate £473 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +8.00% -2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 11
10th Percentile £23.50 £19.04 £15.50
25th Percentile £36.25 £19.10 £16.75
Median hourly rate £47.50 £19.20 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +147.46% +1.03% +0.80%
75th Percentile £65.00 £19.29 £23.00
90th Percentile £66.80 £19.35 £50.00
England median hourly rate £14.60 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.13% +11.43% -7.89%

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 3,677 3,105 7,301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.11% 17.40% 18.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,562 2,233 5,195
10th Percentile £280 £200 £181
25th Percentile £406 £356 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £488
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £588
90th Percentile £700 £659 £657
England median daily rate £450 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 67 193
10th Percentile £15.41 £14.23 £13.30
25th Percentile £17.20 £18.25 £16.08
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +66.67% +14.29% +10.53%
75th Percentile £64.00 £47.67 £33.50
90th Percentile £68.50 £53.75 £50.84
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -38 44 £508 +26.88% 63
West London -11 21 £495 -3.88% 20
East London +23 20 £480 +39.13% 19
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 256 (58.58%) Android
2 156 (35.70%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (34.10%) iOS Development
4 130 (29.75%) Apple Swift
5 122 (27.92%) Mobile App
6 92 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 88 (20.14%) TDD
8 80 (18.31%) Social Skills
9 79 (18.08%) Objective-C
10 75 (17.16%) User Experience
11 73 (16.70%) Windows
12 69 (15.79%) React Native
13 65 (14.87%) Finance
14 63 (14.42%) Azure
15 56 (12.81%) Git (software)
16 54 (12.36%) Android Development
16 54 (12.36%) Jenkins
16 54 (12.36%) Software Engineering
17 53 (12.13%) Test Automation
18 51 (11.67%) QA
18 51 (11.67%) Xcode
19 50 (11.44%) Microsoft 365
20 49 (11.21%) Pair Programming
20 49 (11.21%) Mobile Development
21 47 (10.76%) Java
21 47 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
22 46 (10.53%) REST
23 43 (9.84%) RESTful
23 43 (9.84%) HTML
24 42 (9.61%) Active Directory

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 15 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.06%) Confluence
3 7 (1.60%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.69%) CMS
4 3 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.46%) Apache
5 2 (0.46%) Drupal
5 2 (0.46%) Headless CMS
5 2 (0.46%) IIS
5 2 (0.46%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.46%) WordPress
6 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (8.47%) Sketch
2 29 (6.64%) Zeplin
3 28 (6.41%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (5.03%) InVision
5 14 (3.20%) Adobe XD
6 12 (2.75%) Figma
7 11 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (2.52%) Photoshop
8 10 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 9 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.23%) Marvel
11 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.23%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.23%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.23%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 63 (14.42%) Azure
2 50 (11.44%) Microsoft 365
3 26 (5.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 17 (3.89%) GitHub
5 16 (3.66%) SaaS
6 15 (3.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 15 (3.43%) AWS
7 13 (2.97%) Firebase
8 11 (2.52%) Serverless
9 7 (1.60%) IaaS
10 6 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.14%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.92%) Power Automate
13 3 (0.69%) Apple Pay
13 3 (0.69%) Google Play
13 3 (0.69%) Slack
14 2 (0.46%) Bitrise
14 2 (0.46%) GCP
14 2 (0.46%) Google Workspace
14 2 (0.46%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
2 16 (3.66%) VPN
3 12 (2.75%) SAN
4 10 (2.29%) Firewall
4 10 (2.29%) NAS
5 9 (2.06%) FTP
5 9 (2.06%) Internet
6 8 (1.83%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.60%) Skype
8 6 (1.37%) DNS
8 6 (1.37%) HTTP
9 5 (1.14%) DHCP
9 5 (1.14%) LAN
10 4 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.92%) WAN
11 3 (0.69%) 2G
11 3 (0.69%) Network Security
11 3 (0.69%) VoIP
12 2 (0.46%) Bluetooth
13 1 (0.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.52%) MySQL
2 10 (2.29%) DB2
3 8 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.69%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.23%) Redis
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 56 (12.81%) Git (software)
2 54 (12.36%) Jenkins
3 51 (11.67%) Xcode
4 24 (5.49%) JIRA
5 22 (5.03%) Postman
6 20 (4.58%) fastlane
7 18 (4.12%) CircleCI
8 17 (3.89%) Selenium
9 15 (3.43%) Cucumber
10 14 (3.20%) Axure RP
11 11 (2.52%) JUnit
12 10 (2.29%) Appium
12 10 (2.29%) Cypress.io
13 9 (2.06%) CocoaPods
13 9 (2.06%) SoapUI
14 8 (1.83%) Pivotal Tracker
15 7 (1.60%) Calabash
16 6 (1.37%) git-flow
16 6 (1.37%) Gradle
16 6 (1.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 80 (18.31%) Social Skills
2 65 (14.87%) Finance
3 31 (7.09%) Retail
4 28 (6.41%) Banking
5 22 (5.03%) Publishing
6 19 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (4.12%) Telecoms
8 16 (3.66%) Manufacturing
9 13 (2.97%) Marketing
9 13 (2.97%) Presentation Skills
10 12 (2.75%) Public Sector
11 11 (2.52%) Electronics
12 7 (1.60%) Influencing Skills
13 5 (1.14%) Games
14 4 (0.92%) German Language
14 4 (0.92%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.92%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.46%) Organisational Skills
15 2 (0.46%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 198 (45.31%) Developer
2 113 (25.86%) iOS Developer
3 42 (9.61%) Designer
4 34 (7.78%) React Developer
5 30 (6.86%) Senior Developer
6 25 (5.72%) Android Developer
7 23 (5.26%) Senior iOS Developer
7 23 (5.26%) UI Designer
8 19 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
9 18 (4.12%) C++ Developer
10 17 (3.89%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
11 16 (3.66%) Consultant
11 16 (3.66%) UX Designer
12 15 (3.43%) iOS Android Developer
12 15 (3.43%) Tester
13 14 (3.20%) Analyst
13 14 (3.20%) Mobile Engineer
14 13 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
15 12 (2.75%) 2nd Line Support
15 12 (2.75%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (15.79%) React Native
2 46 (10.53%) REST
3 43 (9.84%) HTML
3 43 (9.84%) RESTful
4 40 (9.15%) React
5 37 (8.47%) JSON
6 35 (8.01%) Node.js
7 33 (7.55%) Cocoa
8 32 (7.32%) iOS SDK
9 25 (5.72%) XML
10 24 (5.49%) CSS
10 24 (5.49%) GraphQL
11 23 (5.26%) Core Data
11 23 (5.26%) Web Services
12 22 (5.03%) Redux
13 19 (4.35%) .NET
14 18 (4.12%) Middleware
15 16 (3.66%) AngularJS
16 15 (3.43%) Core Animation
16 15 (3.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 122 (27.92%) Mobile App
2 75 (17.16%) User Experience
3 20 (4.58%) iPhone
4 16 (3.66%) Animation
5 13 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.97%) iPad
6 12 (2.75%) iSeries
6 12 (2.75%) Social Media
7 11 (2.52%) AS400
8 10 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.29%) W3C
9 9 (2.06%) LPAR
9 9 (2.06%) Replication
10 8 (1.83%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (1.60%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.37%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.37%) Video\Live Streaming
13 5 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 256 (58.58%) Android
2 73 (16.70%) Windows
3 28 (6.41%) Mac OS
3 28 (6.41%) Windows 10
4 15 (3.43%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (2.52%) Mac OS X
6 10 (2.29%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.83%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.37%) Linux
9 5 (1.14%) tvOS
10 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.23%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.23%) Tizen
13 1 (0.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (35.70%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (34.10%) iOS Development
3 88 (20.14%) TDD
4 54 (12.36%) Android Development
4 54 (12.36%) Software Engineering
5 53 (12.13%) Test Automation
6 49 (11.21%) Mobile Development
6 49 (11.21%) Pair Programming
7 47 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (8.92%) DevOps
8 39 (8.92%) Unit Testing
9 37 (8.47%) MVVM
9 37 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
10 35 (8.01%) Scrum
11 31 (7.09%) MVC
12 29 (6.64%) Mentoring
13 27 (6.18%) Wireframes
14 26 (5.95%) Acceptance Criteria
14 26 (5.95%) Prototyping
15 25 (5.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 130 (29.75%) Apple Swift
2 92 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 79 (18.08%) Objective-C
4 47 (10.76%) Java
5 37 (8.47%) C++
6 30 (6.86%) TypeScript
7 29 (6.64%) Kotlin
8 22 (5.03%) C#
9 19 (4.35%) SQL
10 17 (3.89%) PowerShell
11 16 (3.66%) C
12 14 (3.20%) ES6
13 13 (2.97%) Ruby
14 12 (2.75%) Python
15 9 (2.06%) PHP
16 5 (1.14%) Perl
17 4 (0.92%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.92%) XAML
18 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (5.26%) Degree
2 11 (2.52%) SC Cleared
2 11 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.14%) PMP
4 4 (0.92%) A+ Certification
4 4 (0.92%) CHECK Team Leader
4 4 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.92%) CREST Certified
5 3 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.69%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.46%) CISSP
6 2 (0.46%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (0.46%) MCDST
6 2 (0.46%) MCP
6 2 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.23%) CCA
7 1 (0.23%) ISEB
7 1 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.67%) QA
2 27 (6.18%) Accessibility
3 10 (2.29%) WCAG
4 7 (1.60%) SLA
5 5 (1.14%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.46%) GDPR
6 2 (0.46%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.46%) NIST
7 1 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.23%) GRC
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (9.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.29%) PowerHA
3 6 (1.37%) Docker
4 4 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.46%) vSphere
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (5.49%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (2.97%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 11 (2.52%) SCCM
3 11 (2.52%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.92%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.69%) Terraform
6 2 (0.46%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.46%) Puppet
6 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.46%) WMI
7 1 (0.23%) EnCase
7 1 (0.23%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.23%) SCOM
7 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (9.61%) Apple
1 42 (9.61%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.47%) Adobe
3 25 (5.72%) Google
4 18 (4.12%) Samsung
5 15 (3.43%) SAP
5 15 (3.43%) Xamarin
6 11 (2.52%) IBM
7 10 (2.29%) Citrix
8 6 (1.37%) VMware
9 5 (1.14%) CA Agile Central
9 5 (1.14%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.92%) Oracle
11 3 (0.69%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.69%) Brightcove
11 3 (0.69%) Facebook
11 3 (0.69%) FactSet
11 3 (0.69%) MobileIron
11 3 (0.69%) Roku
12 2 (0.46%) Ivanti