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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 25 May 2022 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
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 471 323 290
Rank change year-on-year -148 -33 +139
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 118 137 141
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.56% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 1.18% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 109 116
10th Percentile £400 £323 £338
25th Percentile £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £480 £483
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% -0.52% -3.50%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £538
90th Percentile £675 £615 £575
England median daily rate £543 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +14.21% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
England median hourly rate - £60.50 -

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 16,292 11,610 9,598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 42.16% 47.55% 48.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,553 8,666 7,173
10th Percentile £413 £375 £370
25th Percentile £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £530 £525
Median % change year-on-year +13.21% +0.95% -
75th Percentile £713 £638 £625
90th Percentile £800 £713 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 68 75
10th Percentile £30.18 £20.35 £18.43
25th Percentile £35.00 £30.88 £26.63
Median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £47.83
Median % change year-on-year +11.73% -6.44% +30.74%
75th Percentile £67.50 £62.44 £57.00
90th Percentile £77.53 £68.00 £64.43
England median hourly rate £50.77 £42.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +19.46% -2.30% -2.25%

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 25 May 2022.

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 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -34 8 £493 +9.44% 21
West London -7 3 £425 -17.07% 4
Apple Swift
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 99 (83.90%) Apple iOS
2 87 (73.73%) iOS Development
3 54 (45.76%) Agile
4 44 (37.29%) Objective-C
5 32 (27.12%) Android
6 30 (25.42%) Xcode
6 30 (25.42%) Mobile App
7 29 (24.58%) Apple
8 22 (18.64%) TDD
8 22 (18.64%) REST
9 20 (16.95%) Mobile Development
9 20 (16.95%) Kotlin
10 19 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (15.25%) CI/CD
11 18 (15.25%) Data Protection
11 18 (15.25%) Git (software)
12 17 (14.41%) Java
12 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
12 17 (14.41%) iOS SDK
12 17 (14.41%) Confluence
12 17 (14.41%) fastlane
13 16 (13.56%) iPhone
14 15 (12.71%) JIRA
14 15 (12.71%) Jenkins
15 14 (11.86%) iPad
15 14 (11.86%) Banking
15 14 (11.86%) Social Skills
16 12 (10.17%) SwiftUI
16 12 (10.17%) Unit Testing
16 12 (10.17%) Scrum

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 17 (14.41%) Confluence
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.85%) Mule
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) GitHub
2 4 (3.39%) Azure
3 2 (1.69%) AWS
3 2 (1.69%) Bitrise
3 2 (1.69%) GCP
4 1 (0.85%) Apple Pay
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub Actions
4 1 (0.85%) Google Play
4 1 (0.85%) IaaS
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.85%) 2G
2 1 (0.85%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.85%) SSL
Development Applications
1 30 (25.42%) Xcode
2 18 (15.25%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.41%) fastlane
4 15 (12.71%) Jenkins
4 15 (12.71%) JIRA
5 7 (5.93%) Android Studio
5 7 (5.93%) CocoaPods
6 5 (4.24%) Burp Suite
7 4 (3.39%) JUnit
7 4 (3.39%) Subversion
8 3 (2.54%) IDA Disassembler
8 3 (2.54%) Postman
8 3 (2.54%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.54%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.69%) GitLab
10 1 (0.85%) Appium
10 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.85%) CMake
10 1 (0.85%) Selenium
10 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (11.86%) Banking
1 14 (11.86%) Social Skills
2 11 (9.32%) Finance
3 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.54%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (2.54%) Publishing
4 3 (2.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Tech for Good
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (83.05%) Developer
2 74 (62.71%) iOS Developer
3 18 (15.25%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.32%) Mobile Developer
5 10 (8.47%) React Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Senior iOS Developer
6 7 (5.93%) Applications Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Senior Applications Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Senior Mobile Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Cordova Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Mac Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Mobile Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Senior React Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Architect
10 3 (2.54%) Objective-C Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Security Engineer
11 2 (1.69%) Android Developer
11 2 (1.69%) Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.64%) REST
2 17 (14.41%) iOS SDK
3 12 (10.17%) SwiftUI
4 10 (8.47%) Node.js
4 10 (8.47%) React Native
4 10 (8.47%) RESTful
5 9 (7.63%) Cocoa
5 9 (7.63%) JSON
5 9 (7.63%) React
5 9 (7.63%) UIKit
5 9 (7.63%) Web Services
6 8 (6.78%) .NET
7 7 (5.93%) Core Data
8 6 (5.08%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET
8 6 (5.08%) Ionic Framework
8 6 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (4.24%) Cocoa Touch
10 4 (3.39%) Swagger
10 4 (3.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.42%) Mobile App
2 16 (13.56%) iPhone
3 14 (11.86%) iPad
4 6 (5.08%) User Experience
5 5 (4.24%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.39%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (2.54%) Animation
8 2 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.69%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (1.69%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.85%) Blog
9 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.85%) EMV
9 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.85%) IoT
9 1 (0.85%) Legacy Applications
9 1 (0.85%) NHS
9 1 (0.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 99 (83.90%) Apple iOS
2 32 (27.12%) Android
3 6 (5.08%) Mac OS
3 6 (5.08%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.54%) tvOS
5 1 (0.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (73.73%) iOS Development
2 54 (45.76%) Agile
3 22 (18.64%) TDD
4 20 (16.95%) Mobile Development
5 19 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (15.25%) CI/CD
6 18 (15.25%) Data Protection
7 12 (10.17%) Scrum
7 12 (10.17%) Unit Testing
8 11 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.32%) Project Management
8 11 (9.32%) Software Architecture
9 10 (8.47%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.47%) MVVM
10 9 (7.63%) OOP
10 9 (7.63%) Pair Programming
10 9 (7.63%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.93%) Android Development
11 7 (5.93%) Kanban
11 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (37.29%) Objective-C
2 20 (16.95%) Kotlin
3 17 (14.41%) Java
3 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.93%) PHP
4 7 (5.93%) Python
5 6 (5.08%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.24%) C
7 4 (3.39%) Bash
8 3 (2.54%) C++
8 3 (2.54%) Ruby
9 2 (1.69%) SQL
10 1 (0.85%) C#
10 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) OSCP
3 1 (0.85%) CEH
3 1 (0.85%) CISA
3 1 (0.85%) CISSP
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.85%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.85%) GIAC
3 1 (0.85%) GPEN
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.85%) SANS
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) Accessibility
2 3 (2.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Apple
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (0.85%) AppDynamics
4 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.85%) Checkmarx
4 1 (0.85%) Gigya
4 1 (0.85%) Google
4 1 (0.85%) Netsparker
4 1 (0.85%) Okta
4 1 (0.85%) Ping Identity
4 1 (0.85%) Splunk
4 1 (0.85%) Xamarin