Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Apple Swift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apple Swift over the 6 months to 6 August 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 Swift
England > London
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 251 407 387
Rank change year-on-year +156 -20 -40
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 122 179 263
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.79% 0.45% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 0.95% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 149 211
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £285 £382 £363
90th Percentile £576 £575 £575
England median daily rate £453 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -4.71% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Apple Swift is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,693 18,903 22,684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 50.08% 47.26% 49.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,400 14,276 17,350
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £363
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 117 172
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +7.59% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24.45 £20.66 £18.06
90th Percentile £63.30 £60.62 £62.25
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £41.46
% change year-on-year -20.00% +8.55% +1.11%

Apple Swift
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Apple Swift as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Apple Swift in London

Apple Swift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apple Swift in London.

Daily rate trend for Apple Swift in London

Apple Swift
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apple Swift in London over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Apple Swift in London

Apple Swift
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apple Swift in London.

Hourly rate trend for Apple Swift in London

Apple Swift
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 Swift within the London region over the 6 months to 6 August 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
West London +74 23 £525 - 2
Central London +112 11 £425 -15.00% 7
East London +44 1 £475 +7.34% 2
Apple Swift
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Apple Swift 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 Swift.

1 114 (93.44%) Apple iOS
2 91 (74.59%) iOS Development
3 67 (54.92%) Objective-C
4 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (33.61%) Xcode
6 28 (22.95%) Android
7 26 (21.31%) Mobile App
7 26 (21.31%) User Experience
8 25 (20.49%) Cocoa
9 21 (17.21%) TDD
10 20 (16.39%) Scrum
11 19 (15.57%) Git (software)
12 17 (13.93%) REST
12 17 (13.93%) Test Automation
12 17 (13.93%) Java
13 16 (13.11%) Jenkins
14 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
15 14 (11.48%) CocoaPods
16 13 (10.66%) JSON
16 13 (10.66%) RESTful
16 13 (10.66%) OO
16 13 (10.66%) Apple
17 12 (9.84%) Android Development
17 12 (9.84%) GitHub
17 12 (9.84%) UIKit
17 12 (9.84%) Kotlin
18 11 (9.02%) SOLID
18 11 (9.02%) RxSwift
18 11 (9.02%) .NET
18 11 (9.02%) Kanban

Apple Swift
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 9 (7.38%) Confluence
2 4 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.84%) GitHub
2 9 (7.38%) Firebase
2 9 (7.38%) Slack
3 5 (4.10%) AWS
4 2 (1.64%) Azure
4 2 (1.64%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.82%) Apple Pay
5 1 (0.82%) Asana
5 1 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.82%) Google Docs
5 1 (0.82%) Google Pay
5 1 (0.82%) SaaS
5 1 (0.82%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (33.61%) Xcode
2 19 (15.57%) Git (software)
3 16 (13.11%) Jenkins
4 14 (11.48%) CocoaPods
5 10 (8.20%) JIRA
6 9 (7.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (5.74%) Gradle
8 5 (4.10%) CircleCI
8 5 (4.10%) fastlane
8 5 (4.10%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.28%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.64%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.64%) Burp Suite
10 2 (1.64%) sqlmap
11 1 (0.82%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.82%) JUnit
11 1 (0.82%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.82%) Subversion
11 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (6.56%) Banking
2 7 (5.74%) Finance
3 3 (2.46%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.46%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Games
4 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) French Language
5 1 (0.82%) Law
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (78.69%) Developer
2 86 (70.49%) iOS Developer
3 20 (16.39%) Senior Developer
4 19 (15.57%) Senior iOS Developer
5 8 (6.56%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Mobile Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) Android Developer
8 4 (3.28%) Objective-C Developer
9 3 (2.46%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.46%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.46%) Mac Engineer
9 3 (2.46%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 2 (1.64%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (1.64%) iOS Android Developer
10 2 (1.64%) Lead iOS Developer
10 2 (1.64%) Security Specialist
10 2 (1.64%) Web Applications Security Specialist
10 2 (1.64%) Web Applications Specialist
10 2 (1.64%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.49%) Cocoa
2 17 (13.93%) REST
3 13 (10.66%) JSON
3 13 (10.66%) RESTful
4 12 (9.84%) UIKit
5 11 (9.02%) .NET
5 11 (9.02%) RxSwift
6 10 (8.20%) iOS SDK
7 8 (6.56%) Cocoa Touch
8 7 (5.74%) Core Data
9 6 (4.92%) Core Animation
9 6 (4.92%) Flutter
10 5 (4.10%) Node.js
11 4 (3.28%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (3.28%) HTML
11 4 (3.28%) Web Services
12 3 (2.46%) CSS
12 3 (2.46%) Ionic Framework
13 2 (1.64%) GraphQL
13 2 (1.64%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.31%) Mobile App
1 26 (21.31%) User Experience
2 9 (7.38%) iPhone
3 8 (6.56%) Animation
4 7 (5.74%) iPad
5 6 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.64%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.82%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.82%) Social Network
8 1 (0.82%) STB
8 1 (0.82%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 114 (93.44%) Apple iOS
2 28 (22.95%) Android
3 10 (8.20%) Mac OS
4 4 (3.28%) tvOS
5 3 (2.46%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.64%) Linux
6 2 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (74.59%) iOS Development
2 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.21%) TDD
4 20 (16.39%) Scrum
5 17 (13.93%) Test Automation
6 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
7 13 (10.66%) OO
8 12 (9.84%) Android Development
9 11 (9.02%) Kanban
9 11 (9.02%) MVVM
9 11 (9.02%) SOLID
10 10 (8.20%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.38%) Lean UX
11 9 (7.38%) Mobile Development
11 9 (7.38%) MVC
12 7 (5.74%) DevOps
12 7 (5.74%) OOP
12 7 (5.74%) Project Management
12 7 (5.74%) SDLC
12 7 (5.74%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 67 (54.92%) Objective-C
2 17 (13.93%) Java
3 12 (9.84%) Kotlin
4 9 (7.38%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.38%) Python
5 6 (4.92%) C++
6 5 (4.10%) C#
7 4 (3.28%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.28%) C
7 4 (3.28%) PHP
8 2 (1.64%) Scala
8 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.64%) SQL
9 1 (0.82%) Dart
9 1 (0.82%) Perl
9 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Ansible
2 4 (3.28%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (10.66%) Apple
2 10 (8.20%) AppDynamics
2 10 (8.20%) Splunk
3 5 (4.10%) Google
4 4 (3.28%) SAP
4 4 (3.28%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.46%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.82%) Brightcove
6 1 (0.82%) Facebook
6 1 (0.82%) Infor
6 1 (0.82%) Mapbox
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle
6 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.82%) VMware