Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 138 148
Rank change year-on-year -22 +10 -2
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 718 967 719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.78% 2.14% 1.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.75% 10.39% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 696 517
London median daily rate £461 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.27% +5.71% -
10th Percentile £188 £205 £275
90th Percentile £621 £600 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 8
London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.85 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -61.92% +191.18%
10th Percentile £15.50 £17.00 £18.40
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.25 £102.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -10.53% +8.57% -4.11%

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 7,367 9,305 8,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.26% 20.56% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,164 6,599 5,710
London median daily rate £486 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.26% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £185 £206 £263
90th Percentile £656 £650 £625
England median daily rate £445 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +1.14% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 324 207
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.49 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.78% -9.37% +22.86%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £12.88
90th Percentile £51.42 £47.83 £51.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +2.94%

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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 -20 145 £475 -5.00% 36
West London +3 34 £425 +6.25% 12
South London +20 9 £180 -59.21% 2
East London -32 7 £130 -72.63% 4
North London -7 1 £420 +5.00%
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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.

1 482 (67.13%) Android
2 274 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (35.10%) Mobile App
4 222 (30.92%) iOS Development
5 168 (23.40%) Apple Swift
6 153 (21.31%) JavaScript
7 142 (19.78%) Windows
8 141 (19.64%) User Experience
9 116 (16.16%) Java
10 114 (15.88%) Finance
11 106 (14.76%) TDD
12 89 (12.40%) Mobile Development
13 87 (12.12%) Objective-C
14 85 (11.84%) Scrum
14 85 (11.84%) Microsoft
14 85 (11.84%) Git (software)
14 85 (11.84%) Android Development
15 81 (11.28%) Office 365
15 81 (11.28%) Test Automation
16 78 (10.86%) Active Directory
17 77 (10.72%) JIRA
17 77 (10.72%) React Native
18 76 (10.58%) QA
19 74 (10.31%) RESTful
19 74 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
20 73 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
21 71 (9.89%) HTML
22 69 (9.61%) Banking
22 69 (9.61%) REST
23 68 (9.47%) Windows 10

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 25 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (2.79%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.23%) Skype for Business
5 12 (1.67%) Confluence
6 11 (1.53%) CMS
6 11 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.84%) Drupal
8 5 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.28%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.28%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.14%) Appian
10 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.14%) IIS
10 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (8.36%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (6.82%) Sketch
3 28 (3.90%) InVision
4 19 (2.65%) Zeplin
5 18 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
6 14 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 12 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (1.67%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.97%) Flinto
9 6 (0.84%) Marvel
10 5 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
12 3 (0.42%) FreeHand
13 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.28%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.14%) Adobe XD
14 1 (0.14%) InDesign
14 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
14 1 (0.14%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.14%) BASE24
2 1 (0.14%) Postilion
2 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 81 (11.28%) Office 365
2 74 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (3.20%) GitHub
5 19 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (1.81%) Serverless
7 12 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (1.39%) Datadog
9 9 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 9 (1.25%) Apigee
9 9 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.97%) SaaS
11 6 (0.84%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.84%) Google Play
11 6 (0.84%) Slack
12 5 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.70%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.70%) Fastly
12 5 (0.70%) Firebase
12 5 (0.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.46%) VPN
2 21 (2.92%) DNS
2 21 (2.92%) LAN
2 21 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
3 18 (2.51%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.23%) Skype
5 15 (2.09%) Internet
6 12 (1.67%) DHCP
7 11 (1.53%) SSL
8 10 (1.39%) Firewall
9 9 (1.25%) WAN
10 7 (0.97%) PABX
10 7 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (0.97%) Wireless
11 6 (0.84%) NFC
11 6 (0.84%) VoIP
12 5 (0.70%) WebEx
13 4 (0.56%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.56%) HTTP
13 4 (0.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (2.23%) Redis
3 13 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 13 (1.81%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.39%) Data Mining
5 9 (1.25%) InfluxDB
5 9 (1.25%) SQL Server
6 7 (0.97%) Big Data
6 7 (0.97%) MySQL
7 6 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.70%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.70%) Neo4j
8 5 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.42%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.28%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.28%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.14%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.14%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 85 (11.84%) Git (software)
2 77 (10.72%) JIRA
3 57 (7.94%) Jenkins
4 47 (6.55%) Xcode
5 44 (6.13%) Appium
6 35 (4.87%) Selenium
7 30 (4.18%) Cucumber
8 29 (4.04%) Visual Studio Team System
9 27 (3.76%) Axure RP
10 24 (3.34%) WebDriver
11 17 (2.37%) CircleCI
12 16 (2.23%) Subversion
13 14 (1.95%) GitLab
14 13 (1.81%) Maven
15 12 (1.67%) gulp
16 9 (1.25%) CocoaPods
16 9 (1.25%) Gradle
17 8 (1.11%) Android Studio
17 8 (1.11%) Bitbucket
17 8 (1.11%) webpack
General
1 114 (15.88%) Finance
2 69 (9.61%) Banking
3 38 (5.29%) Retail
4 30 (4.18%) Marketing
5 13 (1.81%) Investment Banking
5 13 (1.81%) Law
5 13 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.53%) Advertising
6 11 (1.53%) Automotive
7 7 (0.97%) Games
8 5 (0.70%) Legal
9 4 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.56%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.28%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Front Office
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 323 (44.99%) Developer
2 183 (25.49%) iOS Developer
3 68 (9.47%) Senior Developer
4 58 (8.08%) Designer
5 56 (7.80%) React Developer
6 45 (6.27%) Senior iOS Developer
7 44 (6.13%) Analyst
8 38 (5.29%) Android Developer
8 38 (5.29%) UX Designer
9 37 (5.15%) Desktop Support
9 37 (5.15%) UI Designer
10 28 (3.90%) iOS Android Developer
10 28 (3.90%) Mobile Developer
10 28 (3.90%) Tester
11 27 (3.76%) Support Engineer
12 25 (3.48%) Mobile Engineer
13 24 (3.34%) QA Engineer
13 24 (3.34%) UI/UX Designer
14 22 (3.06%) Xamarin Developer
15 20 (2.79%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (10.72%) React Native
2 74 (10.31%) RESTful
3 71 (9.89%) HTML
4 69 (9.61%) REST
5 52 (7.24%) CSS
6 45 (6.27%) iOS SDK
7 44 (6.13%) Node.js
8 41 (5.71%) JSON
9 40 (5.57%) React
10 38 (5.29%) GraphQL
11 37 (5.15%) .NET
12 35 (4.87%) RxSwift
12 35 (4.87%) Web Services
13 31 (4.32%) HTML5
14 22 (3.06%) Kafka
15 18 (2.51%) Cocoa
16 17 (2.37%) AngularJS
17 16 (2.23%) ASP.NET Web API
18 15 (2.09%) Core Data
18 15 (2.09%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 252 (35.10%) Mobile App
2 141 (19.64%) User Experience
3 34 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (4.46%) Video on Demand
5 26 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.48%) Video\Live Streaming
7 24 (3.34%) Animation
8 19 (2.65%) iPad
8 19 (2.65%) iPhone
9 18 (2.51%) Smartphone
10 17 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
11 16 (2.23%) Blackberry
11 16 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (1.53%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (1.25%) Mobile Payment
13 9 (1.25%) STB
13 9 (1.25%) Wiki
14 8 (1.11%) Handset
14 8 (1.11%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 482 (67.13%) Android
2 142 (19.78%) Windows
3 68 (9.47%) Windows 10
4 51 (7.10%) Windows 7
5 32 (4.46%) Linux
6 31 (4.32%) Mac OS
7 26 (3.62%) tvOS
8 18 (2.51%) Unix
8 18 (2.51%) Windows Mobile
9 14 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (1.81%) Windows Server
11 11 (1.53%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (1.39%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.56%) Android TV
13 4 (0.56%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.14%) CentOS
14 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.14%) VMS
14 1 (0.14%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (30.92%) iOS Development
3 106 (14.76%) TDD
4 89 (12.40%) Mobile Development
5 85 (11.84%) Android Development
5 85 (11.84%) Scrum
6 81 (11.28%) Test Automation
7 73 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (7.94%) E-Commerce
9 51 (7.10%) DevOps
10 47 (6.55%) Fintech
11 43 (5.99%) BDD
11 43 (5.99%) Problem-Solving
12 42 (5.85%) Software Engineering
13 39 (5.43%) Kanban
14 38 (5.29%) ITIL
15 36 (5.01%) Unit Testing
16 35 (4.87%) Wireframes
17 34 (4.74%) Microservices
18 33 (4.60%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (23.40%) Apple Swift
2 153 (21.31%) JavaScript
3 116 (16.16%) Java
4 87 (12.12%) Objective-C
5 56 (7.80%) Python
6 49 (6.82%) Kotlin
7 45 (6.27%) SQL
8 34 (4.74%) C#
9 19 (2.65%) Bash Shell
9 19 (2.65%) PowerShell
10 18 (2.51%) TypeScript
11 10 (1.39%) C
11 10 (1.39%) ES6
12 8 (1.11%) C++
13 6 (0.84%) PHP
13 6 (0.84%) Scala
14 5 (0.70%) Java 8
14 5 (0.70%) Ruby
15 2 (0.28%) Groovy
15 2 (0.28%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 37 (5.15%) Degree
2 22 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.97%) Master's Degree
5 6 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.56%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.56%) MBA
6 4 (0.56%) MCSA
6 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.42%) A+ Certification
7 3 (0.42%) MCP
8 2 (0.28%) CEH
8 2 (0.28%) CISSP
8 2 (0.28%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.28%) OSCP
8 2 (0.28%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (10.58%) QA
2 15 (2.09%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.28%) PSD2
4 1 (0.14%) GDPR
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.14%) Section 508
4 1 (0.14%) WAI
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 78 (10.86%) Active Directory
2 35 (4.87%) Docker
3 9 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.42%) vSphere
6 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.14%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (4.04%) SCCM
2 24 (3.34%) Kubernetes
2 24 (3.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 23 (3.20%) AirWatch
4 18 (2.51%) Terraform
5 14 (1.95%) Grafana
5 14 (1.95%) Graphite
6 12 (1.67%) Ansible
6 12 (1.67%) Puppet
7 10 (1.39%) Kibana
7 10 (1.39%) logstash
8 9 (1.25%) Consul
8 9 (1.25%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.28%) Rancher
11 1 (0.14%) HockeyApp
11 1 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 85 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.77%) Apple
3 35 (4.87%) Google
4 31 (4.32%) Adobe
5 25 (3.48%) Xamarin
6 23 (3.20%) ServiceNow
7 19 (2.65%) Citrix
8 18 (2.51%) Samsung
9 16 (2.23%) VMware
10 9 (1.25%) SaltStack
11 8 (1.11%) Sophos
12 7 (0.97%) Mitel
12 7 (0.97%) Splunk
13 6 (0.84%) HP
14 4 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.56%) SAP
15 3 (0.42%) Bomgar
15 3 (0.42%) MobileIron
15 3 (0.42%) Oracle
15 3 (0.42%) Remedy