Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 136 129
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 -14
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 966 943 907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.12% 2.03% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.49% 9.69% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 745 698
London median daily rate £475 £450 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.56% +3.24%
10th Percentile £186 £200 £250
90th Percentile £611 £575 £575
England median daily rate £440 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 3 10
London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% -16.79% +34.32%
10th Percentile £12.50 £15.00 £10.73
90th Percentile £34.01 £49.80 £42.66
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £22.84
% change year-on-year -4.11% -20.08% +30.49%

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 9,212 9,729 9,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.18% 20.90% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,447 6,902 6,528
London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £190 £200 £231
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 281 210
London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +5.56% +3.30%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.63 £47.83 £48.46
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 -16 191 £450 - 95
West London -27 36 £320 -32.63% 54
East London -5 27 £475 +2.70% 11
South London -13 9 £158 +39.69% 2
North London -3 1 £400 +18.52% 4
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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.

1 567 (58.70%) Android
2 374 (38.72%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (36.23%) iOS Development
4 292 (30.23%) Mobile App
5 275 (28.47%) Apple Swift
6 244 (25.26%) JavaScript
7 223 (23.08%) TDD
8 213 (22.05%) Windows
9 197 (20.39%) User Experience
10 191 (19.77%) Java
11 181 (18.74%) Objective-C
12 179 (18.53%) Finance
13 162 (16.77%) Apple
14 158 (16.36%) React Native
15 154 (15.94%) Git (software)
16 146 (15.11%) Test Automation
17 141 (14.60%) RESTful
18 135 (13.98%) Android Development
19 132 (13.66%) HTML
19 132 (13.66%) Scrum
20 124 (12.84%) Microsoft
21 120 (12.42%) Active Directory
21 120 (12.42%) Banking
21 120 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
22 117 (12.11%) CSS
22 117 (12.11%) Mobile Development
23 114 (11.80%) JIRA
24 105 (10.87%) Windows 10
25 104 (10.77%) BDD
26 98 (10.14%) React

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 36 (3.73%) Confluence
2 24 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 14 (1.45%) CMS
5 13 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.04%) Skype for Business
7 7 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.41%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.31%) Marvel
10 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.21%) IIS
10 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.21%) WordPress
11 1 (0.10%) Apache
11 1 (0.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.10%) JBoss
11 1 (0.10%) nginx
Applications
1 67 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.86%) InVision
2 18 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.35%) Photoshop
4 11 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.31%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.31%) Flinto
7 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.21%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.10%) Pixate
8 1 (0.10%) Snapchat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) Eikon
4 1 (0.10%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.10%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 91 (9.42%) Office 365
2 86 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (3.31%) GitHub
5 24 (2.48%) PaaS
6 16 (1.66%) Google Play
6 16 (1.66%) OneDrive
7 8 (0.83%) Datadog
7 8 (0.83%) G Suite
7 8 (0.83%) SaaS
7 8 (0.83%) Serverless
7 8 (0.83%) Slack
8 7 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.72%) npm
9 6 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (0.62%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.52%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.55%) DNS
2 41 (4.24%) Internet
3 31 (3.21%) TCP/IP
4 29 (3.00%) LAN
4 29 (3.00%) VPN
5 26 (2.69%) WAN
6 21 (2.17%) DHCP
7 18 (1.86%) Skype
8 15 (1.55%) VoIP
9 14 (1.45%) Firewall
9 14 (1.45%) Wireless
10 13 (1.35%) HTTP
11 11 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (1.04%) WLAN
13 9 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (0.72%) Kerberos
14 7 (0.72%) SMTP
15 6 (0.62%) Broadband
15 6 (0.62%) HTTPS
15 6 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (2.80%) MySQL
2 25 (2.59%) Relational Database
3 21 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 20 (2.07%) SQL Server
5 18 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 13 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (1.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 11 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.04%) Cosmos DB
9 8 (0.83%) Blockchain
9 8 (0.83%) Redis
10 5 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.52%) Big Data
10 5 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.52%) SQLite
11 4 (0.41%) InfluxDB
12 3 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 154 (15.94%) Git (software)
2 114 (11.80%) JIRA
3 97 (10.04%) Xcode
4 92 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 49 (5.07%) Selenium
6 38 (3.93%) Visual Studio
7 36 (3.73%) Appium
8 35 (3.62%) Subversion
9 34 (3.52%) Visual Studio Team System
10 32 (3.31%) Cucumber
11 24 (2.48%) Bitbucket
12 23 (2.38%) Maven
13 21 (2.17%) Gradle
14 20 (2.07%) Axure RP
15 18 (1.86%) WebDriver
16 17 (1.76%) fastlane
16 17 (1.76%) Mercurial
17 16 (1.66%) Burp Suite
17 16 (1.66%) CircleCI
18 12 (1.24%) CocoaPods
General
1 179 (18.53%) Finance
2 120 (12.42%) Banking
3 55 (5.69%) Retail
4 27 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.28%) Games
5 22 (2.28%) Investment Banking
6 15 (1.55%) Law
7 14 (1.45%) Publishing
8 13 (1.35%) Legal
9 12 (1.24%) Marketing
10 11 (1.14%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.83%) Automotive
12 7 (0.72%) Billing
12 7 (0.72%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.62%) Advertising
14 5 (0.52%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.41%) Back Office
16 3 (0.31%) Front Office
17 2 (0.21%) Electronics
17 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 458 (47.41%) Developer
2 214 (22.15%) iOS Developer
3 98 (10.14%) React Developer
4 82 (8.49%) Analyst
5 75 (7.76%) Senior Developer
6 54 (5.59%) Support Engineer
7 50 (5.18%) Designer
8 47 (4.87%) Java Developer
9 46 (4.76%) Senior iOS Developer
10 45 (4.66%) Desktop Support
11 41 (4.24%) IT Support
12 39 (4.04%) Support Analyst
13 38 (3.93%) Mobile Developer
14 34 (3.52%) Architect
15 33 (3.42%) Tester
15 33 (3.42%) UX Designer
16 32 (3.31%) Test Engineer
17 31 (3.21%) Mobile Engineer
18 29 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
18 29 (3.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (16.36%) React Native
2 141 (14.60%) RESTful
3 132 (13.66%) HTML
4 117 (12.11%) CSS
5 98 (10.14%) React
6 90 (9.32%) REST
7 87 (9.01%) Node.js
8 84 (8.70%) HTML5
9 54 (5.59%) CSS3
9 54 (5.59%) iOS SDK
10 51 (5.28%) JSON
10 51 (5.28%) Redux
11 48 (4.97%) Web Services
12 46 (4.76%) AngularJS
13 42 (4.35%) Core Data
14 34 (3.52%) .NET
15 28 (2.90%) Cocoa
16 27 (2.80%) OAuth
16 27 (2.80%) RxSwift
17 24 (2.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 292 (30.23%) Mobile App
2 197 (20.39%) User Experience
3 71 (7.35%) iPhone
4 69 (7.14%) Fintech
5 66 (6.83%) iPad
6 56 (5.80%) Computer Science
7 52 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
8 28 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (2.80%) Algorithms
10 25 (2.59%) Data Structures
11 22 (2.28%) Animation
11 22 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
12 21 (2.17%) Cloud Native
13 16 (1.66%) Blackberry
13 16 (1.66%) Smartphone
13 16 (1.66%) Video\Live Streaming
14 11 (1.14%) Minimum Viable Product
14 11 (1.14%) Video on Demand
14 11 (1.14%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.93%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 567 (58.70%) Android
2 213 (22.05%) Windows
3 105 (10.87%) Windows 10
4 96 (9.94%) Windows 7
5 60 (6.21%) Mac OS
6 49 (5.07%) Linux
7 44 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 41 (4.24%) Unix
9 27 (2.80%) Mac OS X
10 24 (2.48%) Windows 8
11 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.52%) tvOS
13 5 (0.52%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.10%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (38.72%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (36.23%) iOS Development
3 223 (23.08%) TDD
4 146 (15.11%) Test Automation
5 135 (13.98%) Android Development
6 132 (13.66%) Scrum
7 120 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
8 117 (12.11%) Mobile Development
9 104 (10.77%) BDD
10 98 (10.14%) DevOps
11 78 (8.07%) Unit Testing
12 68 (7.04%) OO
12 68 (7.04%) Software Engineering
13 67 (6.94%) Kanban
14 59 (6.11%) Microservices
15 57 (5.90%) E-Commerce
16 55 (5.69%) Mobile Application Development
17 53 (5.49%) ITIL
18 50 (5.18%) Problem-Solving
19 48 (4.97%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 275 (28.47%) Apple Swift
2 244 (25.26%) JavaScript
3 191 (19.77%) Java
4 181 (18.74%) Objective-C
5 86 (8.90%) Python
6 67 (6.94%) C#
6 67 (6.94%) C++
7 59 (6.11%) SQL
8 33 (3.42%) Go
9 32 (3.31%) TypeScript
10 31 (3.21%) C
10 31 (3.21%) PHP
11 26 (2.69%) PowerShell
12 24 (2.48%) Java 8
13 22 (2.28%) ES6
14 19 (1.97%) Rust
15 16 (1.66%) ES7
15 16 (1.66%) Kotlin
15 16 (1.66%) Ruby
16 15 (1.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (5.69%) Degree
2 38 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (1.97%) CISSP
5 16 (1.66%) CEH
6 14 (1.45%) A+ Certification
7 13 (1.35%) MCSE
8 6 (0.62%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.52%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.41%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.31%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.31%) ISEB
11 3 (0.31%) MCSA
11 3 (0.31%) MCSM
11 3 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.21%) CCA
12 2 (0.21%) CCSP
12 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.80%) QA
2 23 (2.38%) SLA
3 10 (1.04%) GDPR
4 8 (0.83%) WCAG
5 5 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.31%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.21%) Section 508
9 1 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.10%) PSD2
9 1 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 120 (12.42%) Active Directory
2 50 (5.18%) Docker
3 14 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.72%) Terminal Services
4 7 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (0.41%) vSphere
6 4 (0.41%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.31%) XenApp
8 2 (0.21%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.10%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.10%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 39 (4.04%) SCCM
2 33 (3.42%) Kubernetes
3 26 (2.69%) Terraform
4 20 (2.07%) Ansible
5 19 (1.97%) Puppet
6 13 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (0.83%) Kibana
8 8 (0.83%) logstash
9 7 (0.72%) AirWatch
9 7 (0.72%) Jamf Pro
10 6 (0.62%) Grafana
10 6 (0.62%) Graphite
10 6 (0.62%) Salt
11 4 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.41%) Consul
11 4 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.41%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.31%) CASB
12 3 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 162 (16.77%) Apple
2 124 (12.84%) Microsoft
3 40 (4.14%) Google
4 38 (3.93%) Citrix
5 22 (2.28%) VMware
6 20 (2.07%) HP
7 19 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (1.86%) Adobe
9 15 (1.55%) Xamarin
10 14 (1.45%) ServiceNow
11 13 (1.35%) Atlassian
12 11 (1.14%) Avaya
13 10 (1.04%) MobileIron
14 8 (0.83%) Bloomberg
14 8 (0.83%) Remedy
14 8 (0.83%) Sophos
15 6 (0.62%) Oracle
16 5 (0.52%) Alibaba
16 5 (0.52%) FactSet
16 5 (0.52%) McAfee