Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 141 141
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -5
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 683 954 968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.96% 2.04% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.08% 10.27% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 720 764
London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £180 £187 £213
90th Percentile £613 £618 £575
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 5
London median hourly rate £72.50 £18.70 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +287.70% -41.56% +40.14%
10th Percentile £24.64 £12.50 £16.00
90th Percentile £79.95 £39.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.56
% change year-on-year - -14.88% -19.37%

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 6,164 9,286 9,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.66% 19.88% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,263 6,516 7,019
London median daily rate £450 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £160 £190 £200
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
England median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 279 268
London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -1.58% +2.98%
10th Percentile £13.88 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £46.90 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -7 118 £450 - 72
West London +29 42 £440 +39.68% 51
South London +46 12 £150 +9.09% 3
North London +18 6 £325 -18.75% 3
East London +17 4 £399 -16.05% 14
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 402 (58.86%) Android
2 241 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (34.11%) iOS Development
4 183 (26.79%) Apple Swift
5 172 (25.18%) Mobile App
6 170 (24.89%) Windows
7 133 (19.47%) User Experience
8 112 (16.40%) Office 365
8 112 (16.40%) TDD
9 110 (16.11%) Microsoft
9 110 (16.11%) Apple
10 107 (15.67%) JavaScript
11 98 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
12 95 (13.91%) React Native
13 94 (13.76%) Windows 10
14 93 (13.62%) Finance
15 88 (12.88%) Objective-C
16 80 (11.71%) Android Development
17 74 (10.83%) Mobile Development
17 74 (10.83%) Java
17 74 (10.83%) Azure
18 73 (10.69%) Git (software)
19 71 (10.40%) Scrum
20 70 (10.25%) JIRA
21 69 (10.10%) Active Directory
22 66 (9.66%) Test Automation
23 59 (8.64%) Banking
24 58 (8.49%) Security Cleared
24 58 (8.49%) RESTful
24 58 (8.49%) QA

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 37 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 32 (4.69%) Confluence
3 25 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (3.66%) Skype for Business
4 15 (2.20%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.02%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.88%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.88%) JBoss
7 6 (0.88%) Jetty
7 6 (0.88%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 5 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.73%) CMS
9 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.44%) Mendix
11 2 (0.29%) Apache
12 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.15%) Hyperledger
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 55 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 45 (6.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (3.22%) Sketch
5 12 (1.76%) InVision
6 11 (1.61%) Zeplin
7 10 (1.46%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.44%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.29%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (0.29%) Flinto
11 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.15%) Marvel
11 1 (0.15%) Revit
11 1 (0.15%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 112 (16.40%) Office 365
2 74 (10.83%) Azure
3 52 (7.61%) AWS
4 18 (2.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (2.34%) GitHub
5 16 (2.34%) Serverless
6 12 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (1.46%) OneDrive
7 10 (1.46%) TestFlight
8 8 (1.17%) G Suite
9 7 (1.02%) Firebase
9 7 (1.02%) GCP
9 7 (1.02%) Power Platform
9 7 (1.02%) PowerApps
9 7 (1.02%) SaaS
10 6 (0.88%) Datadog
10 6 (0.88%) Google Play
11 5 (0.73%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.73%) Slack
12 4 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.69%) Skype
2 22 (3.22%) VPN
3 17 (2.49%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (1.90%) LAN
5 11 (1.61%) Wireshark
6 9 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.17%) HTTP
7 8 (1.17%) WAN
8 7 (1.02%) DNS
9 6 (0.88%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.88%) Internet
9 6 (0.88%) PABX
9 6 (0.88%) SSH
10 5 (0.73%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.73%) Intranet
11 4 (0.59%) DHCP
11 4 (0.59%) VoIP
12 3 (0.44%) WLAN
13 2 (0.29%) 3G
13 2 (0.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.49%) MongoDB
2 15 (2.20%) Data Mining
2 15 (2.20%) MySQL
3 10 (1.46%) Big Data
4 9 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (1.17%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.17%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (1.17%) Redis
6 7 (1.02%) SQLite
7 6 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (0.88%) InfluxDB
7 6 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.88%) SQL Server
8 4 (0.59%) Blockchain
8 4 (0.59%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (0.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.29%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 73 (10.69%) Git (software)
2 70 (10.25%) JIRA
3 53 (7.76%) Xcode
4 45 (6.59%) Jenkins
5 27 (3.95%) Appium
6 26 (3.81%) Cucumber
7 24 (3.51%) Selenium
8 20 (2.93%) fastlane
9 17 (2.49%) Visual Studio Team System
10 16 (2.34%) CircleCI
11 15 (2.20%) Visual Studio
12 12 (1.76%) Gradle
12 12 (1.76%) Maven
12 12 (1.76%) Subversion
13 11 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (1.61%) Axure RP
13 11 (1.61%) Bugzilla
13 11 (1.61%) WebDriver
14 10 (1.46%) GitLab
15 9 (1.32%) Mercurial
General
1 93 (13.62%) Finance
2 59 (8.64%) Banking
3 46 (6.73%) Retail
4 28 (4.10%) Marketing
5 22 (3.22%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.07%) Public Sector
7 16 (2.34%) Games
8 15 (2.20%) Publishing
9 13 (1.90%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.76%) Advertising
11 11 (1.61%) German Language
12 9 (1.32%) Electronics
13 8 (1.17%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.29%) Automotive
15 2 (0.29%) Law
15 2 (0.29%) Legal
15 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.15%) Back Office
16 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 309 (45.24%) Developer
2 188 (27.53%) iOS Developer
3 59 (8.64%) React Developer
4 51 (7.47%) Senior Developer
5 43 (6.30%) Android Developer
6 35 (5.12%) Designer
7 34 (4.98%) Analyst
7 34 (4.98%) Support Engineer
8 33 (4.83%) Senior iOS Developer
9 31 (4.54%) 2nd Line Support
9 31 (4.54%) iOS Android Developer
10 28 (4.10%) Tester
11 24 (3.51%) Desktop Support
12 23 (3.37%) UX Designer
13 19 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
14 15 (2.20%) Desktop Engineer
15 14 (2.05%) UI Designer
16 13 (1.90%) Mac Engineer
16 13 (1.90%) Service Analyst
16 13 (1.90%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (13.91%) React Native
2 58 (8.49%) RESTful
3 52 (7.61%) HTML
3 52 (7.61%) REST
4 41 (6.00%) iOS SDK
5 40 (5.86%) RxSwift
6 37 (5.42%) CSS
7 36 (5.27%) React
8 35 (5.12%) JSON
8 35 (5.12%) Web Services
9 31 (4.54%) Node.js
10 29 (4.25%) GraphQL
11 26 (3.81%) HTML5
12 22 (3.22%) .NET
13 20 (2.93%) AngularJS
14 18 (2.64%) Core Data
14 18 (2.64%) Kafka
15 16 (2.34%) Flutter
15 16 (2.34%) Spring
16 15 (2.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 172 (25.18%) Mobile App
2 133 (19.47%) User Experience
3 53 (7.76%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (4.10%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (3.81%) Animation
6 24 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (3.37%) iPhone
7 23 (3.37%) Video on Demand
8 22 (3.22%) Video\Live Streaming
9 20 (2.93%) iPad
10 19 (2.78%) Management Information System
11 17 (2.49%) Blackberry
11 17 (2.49%) Wiki
12 14 (2.05%) STB
13 12 (1.76%) Smartphone
14 8 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
14 8 (1.17%) Social Media
15 7 (1.02%) Algorithms
15 7 (1.02%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 402 (58.86%) Android
2 170 (24.89%) Windows
3 94 (13.76%) Windows 10
4 44 (6.44%) Linux
5 37 (5.42%) Mac OS X
6 33 (4.83%) Windows 7
7 24 (3.51%) tvOS
8 18 (2.64%) Mac OS
9 12 (1.76%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (1.46%) CentOS
10 10 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.88%) Debian
12 6 (0.88%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.88%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.73%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (0.44%) Windows Server
15 2 (0.29%) Unix
16 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (34.11%) iOS Development
3 112 (16.40%) TDD
4 98 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
5 80 (11.71%) Android Development
6 74 (10.83%) Mobile Development
7 71 (10.40%) Scrum
8 66 (9.66%) Test Automation
9 54 (7.91%) BDD
10 52 (7.61%) DevOps
11 40 (5.86%) Problem-Solving
12 37 (5.42%) Unit Testing
13 36 (5.27%) E-Commerce
14 35 (5.12%) Change Management
15 33 (4.83%) Fintech
15 33 (4.83%) Mobile Application Development
16 32 (4.69%) Project Management
17 29 (4.25%) Software Engineering
18 27 (3.95%) OO
19 25 (3.66%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 183 (26.79%) Apple Swift
2 107 (15.67%) JavaScript
3 88 (12.88%) Objective-C
4 74 (10.83%) Java
5 51 (7.47%) Python
6 46 (6.73%) Kotlin
7 34 (4.98%) PowerShell
8 29 (4.25%) SQL
9 24 (3.51%) C#
10 21 (3.07%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.64%) Ruby
12 17 (2.49%) C
13 15 (2.20%) C++
13 15 (2.20%) Groovy
14 11 (1.61%) Perl
14 11 (1.61%) TypeScript
15 10 (1.46%) Scala
16 6 (0.88%) Clojure
16 6 (0.88%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (8.49%) Security Cleared
2 53 (7.76%) SC Cleared
3 31 (4.54%) Degree
4 4 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.59%) DBS Check
4 4 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.44%) ACSP
5 3 (0.44%) CCA
5 3 (0.44%) CISSP
5 3 (0.44%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.44%) ISEB
5 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.29%) CISM
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.15%) GCIH
7 1 (0.15%) MCDST
7 1 (0.15%) MCP
7 1 (0.15%) MCSA
7 1 (0.15%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.49%) QA
2 31 (4.54%) SLA
3 2 (0.29%) GDPR
4 1 (0.15%) COBIT
4 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (10.10%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.20%) Docker
3 6 (0.88%) Firmware
4 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.15%) HDFS
6 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.15%) Xen
6 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (2.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (2.49%) Kubernetes
3 16 (2.34%) Jamf Pro
4 14 (2.05%) Puppet
4 14 (2.05%) Terraform
5 12 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (1.76%) SCCM
6 8 (1.17%) Grafana
6 8 (1.17%) Graphite
7 6 (0.88%) Consul
7 6 (0.88%) Kibana
7 6 (0.88%) logstash
7 6 (0.88%) Salt
7 6 (0.88%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.73%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.73%) Ansible
8 5 (0.73%) WSUS
9 4 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 110 (16.11%) Apple
1 110 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.83%) Google
3 22 (3.22%) Citrix
4 20 (2.93%) Xamarin
5 17 (2.49%) Adobe
6 14 (2.05%) Oracle
7 13 (1.90%) HP
7 13 (1.90%) Samsung
8 11 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.46%) ServiceNow
9 10 (1.46%) Sophos
10 9 (1.32%) SAP
11 8 (1.17%) VMware
12 7 (1.02%) Cloudera
13 6 (0.88%) Facebook
13 6 (0.88%) FactSet
13 6 (0.88%) Hortonworks
13 6 (0.88%) Mitel
13 6 (0.88%) SaltStack