Period
to 25 September 2020

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 25 September 2020 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
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 155 133
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22 +18
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 259 692 990
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.93% 1.79% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.60% 9.96% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 542 745
Median daily rate £450 £450 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.11% +2.97%
10th Percentile £264 £200 £200
90th Percentile £586 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 18
Median hourly rate £19.39 £21.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +13.64% -1.58%
England median hourly rate £18.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.85% -7.14% -

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 2,232 6,948 9,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.66% 17.98% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,449 4,890 6,569
Median daily rate £488 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £257 £173 £200
90th Percentile £661 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 198 299
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% -2.86%
10th Percentile £17.08 £12.68 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.57 £52.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 25 September 2020.

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
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 25 September 2020. 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 +56 26 £405 -10.00% 30
West London +37 21 £525 +23.53% 17
South London +42 6 £540 +260.00% 1
East London +51 2 £325 -13.62% 3
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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.

1 137 (52.90%) Android
2 106 (40.93%) Apple Swift
3 98 (37.84%) iOS Development
4 78 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (22.01%) Mobile App
6 56 (21.62%) User Experience
7 47 (18.15%) Objective-C
8 39 (15.06%) Git (software)
9 38 (14.67%) AWS
10 37 (14.29%) Finance
10 37 (14.29%) Java
11 36 (13.90%) JavaScript
12 35 (13.51%) Windows
13 34 (13.13%) Test Automation
13 34 (13.13%) Jenkins
14 33 (12.74%) Azure
15 32 (12.36%) Python
16 31 (11.97%) TDD
16 31 (11.97%) Mobile Development
17 30 (11.58%) REST
17 30 (11.58%) JIRA
17 30 (11.58%) Microsoft
18 29 (11.20%) Xcode
18 29 (11.20%) Scrum
19 27 (10.42%) DevOps
20 26 (10.04%) Banking
21 22 (8.49%) Android Development
22 21 (8.11%) HTML
23 20 (7.72%) React Native
23 20 (7.72%) Node.js

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 18 (6.95%) Confluence
2 11 (4.25%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.93%) IIS
4 5 (1.93%) JBoss
4 5 (1.93%) Jetty
4 5 (1.93%) MQSeries
4 5 (1.93%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 5 (1.93%) Red Hat Fuse
4 5 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.93%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.77%) CMS
5 2 (0.77%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.77%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (2.32%) Figma
2 6 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.32%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.93%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.54%) Adobe XD
4 4 (1.54%) Sketch
5 3 (1.16%) InVision
6 2 (0.77%) iWork
6 2 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.39%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.39%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 5 (1.93%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 38 (14.67%) AWS
2 33 (12.74%) Azure
3 17 (6.56%) Office 365
4 14 (5.41%) GCP
4 14 (5.41%) GitHub
5 11 (4.25%) Firebase
6 10 (3.86%) SaaS
7 9 (3.47%) Slack
8 6 (2.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (1.93%) OneDrive
10 4 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (1.54%) Serverless
11 3 (1.16%) AWS CloudTrail
11 3 (1.16%) BrowserStack
11 3 (1.16%) Google Play
11 3 (1.16%) Sauce Labs
11 3 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.77%) AWS IoT
12 2 (0.77%) iTunes
12 2 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.70%) Firewall
1 7 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (2.32%) VPN
3 5 (1.93%) SSH
4 3 (1.16%) HTTP
4 3 (1.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.39%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.39%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.25%) MongoDB
2 11 (4.25%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.32%) Cosmos DB
3 6 (2.32%) MySQL
3 6 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.93%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.39%) Big Data
7 1 (0.39%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 39 (15.06%) Git (software)
2 34 (13.13%) Jenkins
3 30 (11.58%) JIRA
4 29 (11.20%) Xcode
5 17 (6.56%) Gradle
6 14 (5.41%) Vagrant
7 10 (3.86%) CocoaPods
8 9 (3.47%) CircleCI
8 9 (3.47%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (3.09%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.09%) Eclipse
9 8 (3.09%) Maven
10 7 (2.70%) Axure RP
10 7 (2.70%) Mercurial
11 6 (2.32%) Appium
11 6 (2.32%) Jasmine
11 6 (2.32%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (2.32%) Selenium
11 6 (2.32%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (1.93%) GitLab
General
1 37 (14.29%) Finance
2 26 (10.04%) Banking
3 10 (3.86%) Public Sector
4 8 (3.09%) Games
5 6 (2.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.93%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.93%) Retail
7 4 (1.54%) Billing
7 4 (1.54%) Electronics
7 4 (1.54%) Marketing
8 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.16%) Law
8 3 (1.16%) Publishing
8 3 (1.16%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.77%) Advertising
9 2 (0.77%) Local Government
9 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) German Language
10 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 139 (53.67%) Developer
2 90 (34.75%) iOS Developer
3 23 (8.88%) Senior Developer
4 19 (7.34%) Senior iOS Developer
5 18 (6.95%) Designer
6 14 (5.41%) React Developer
6 14 (5.41%) UX Designer
7 13 (5.02%) Mobile Developer
8 11 (4.25%) Architect
8 11 (4.25%) Mobile Engineer
9 10 (3.86%) Android Developer
10 9 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.47%) Lead Developer
11 8 (3.09%) iOS Android Developer
11 8 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.70%) Lead iOS Developer
12 7 (2.70%) UI Designer
12 7 (2.70%) UI/UX Designer
13 6 (2.32%) Office 365 Engineer
14 5 (1.93%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.58%) REST
2 21 (8.11%) HTML
3 20 (7.72%) Node.js
3 20 (7.72%) React Native
4 19 (7.34%) HTML5
4 19 (7.34%) JSON
5 18 (6.95%) React
6 16 (6.18%) CSS
7 14 (5.41%) iOS SDK
8 13 (5.02%) Cocoa
8 13 (5.02%) UIKit
9 11 (4.25%) Cocoa Touch
9 11 (4.25%) Flutter
9 11 (4.25%) Jest
9 11 (4.25%) Redux
10 9 (3.47%) .NET
10 9 (3.47%) AngularJS
10 9 (3.47%) RxSwift
11 8 (3.09%) lodash
12 7 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (22.01%) Mobile App
2 56 (21.62%) User Experience
3 9 (3.47%) Animation
4 8 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.70%) Video\Live Streaming
6 6 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.32%) iPad
6 6 (2.32%) iPhone
6 6 (2.32%) Video on Demand
7 5 (1.93%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.93%) Derivative
8 4 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (1.16%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.16%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.16%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (1.16%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.16%) Social Media
10 2 (0.77%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 137 (52.90%) Android
2 35 (13.51%) Windows
3 17 (6.56%) Mac OS
4 13 (5.02%) Linux
5 10 (3.86%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (3.47%) Mac OS X
7 8 (3.09%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.70%) tvOS
9 5 (1.93%) CentOS
9 5 (1.93%) Debian
9 5 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.93%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.93%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.54%) Unix
10 4 (1.54%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.39%) Tizen
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (37.84%) iOS Development
2 78 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (13.13%) Test Automation
4 31 (11.97%) Mobile Development
4 31 (11.97%) TDD
5 29 (11.20%) Scrum
6 27 (10.42%) DevOps
7 22 (8.49%) Android Development
8 18 (6.95%) OO
9 17 (6.56%) Change Management
9 17 (6.56%) Kanban
10 16 (6.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 16 (6.18%) Project Management
11 15 (5.79%) SDLC
11 15 (5.79%) Wireframes
12 12 (4.63%) Microservices
12 12 (4.63%) Performance Testing
12 12 (4.63%) Waterfall
13 10 (3.86%) E-Commerce
14 9 (3.47%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 106 (40.93%) Apple Swift
2 47 (18.15%) Objective-C
3 37 (14.29%) Java
4 36 (13.90%) JavaScript
5 32 (12.36%) Python
6 18 (6.95%) Kotlin
7 17 (6.56%) SQL
8 14 (5.41%) C#
9 13 (5.02%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.25%) C++
11 10 (3.86%) ES6
11 10 (3.86%) Groovy
12 8 (3.09%) Scala
13 6 (2.32%) Perl
13 6 (2.32%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.93%) Clojure
14 5 (1.93%) ClojureScript
14 5 (1.93%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.93%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (5.41%) Degree
2 11 (4.25%) SC Cleared
2 11 (4.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.93%) ISEB
3 5 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.77%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.39%) CISA
5 1 (0.39%) CISM
5 1 (0.39%) CISSP
5 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.18%) QA
2 4 (1.54%) PSD2
2 4 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (6.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.86%) Docker
3 5 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.39%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.39%) XenApp
5 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (4.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (4.25%) Ansible
3 6 (2.32%) Prometheus
4 5 (1.93%) Puppet
4 5 (1.93%) Salt
5 4 (1.54%) SCCM
6 3 (1.16%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (1.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.77%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.77%) Terraform
8 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 30 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.34%) Apple
3 18 (6.95%) Splunk
4 15 (5.79%) Google
5 12 (4.63%) AppDynamics
6 10 (3.86%) Adobe
7 5 (1.93%) Axway
7 5 (1.93%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.93%) Hortonworks
7 5 (1.93%) MuleSoft
7 5 (1.93%) Oracle
7 5 (1.93%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.93%) Samsung
7 5 (1.93%) Sparx
7 5 (1.93%) Sybase
8 3 (1.16%) Cadence
8 3 (1.16%) Citrix
8 3 (1.16%) Mapbox
8 3 (1.16%) SAP
8 3 (1.16%) VMware