Period
to 5 December 2021

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 5 December 2021 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
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 375 262 349
Rank change year-on-year -113 +87 +30
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 205 139 208
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.86% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 1.74% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 108 171
10th Percentile £412 £338 £389
25th Percentile £463 £375 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £534 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year +18.61% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £637 £538 £550
90th Percentile £675 £588 £575
England median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
10th Percentile £70.10 " "
25th Percentile £79.25 " £61.67
Median hourly rate £107.00 - £63.33
75th Percentile £147.25 " £65.00
90th Percentile £163.90 " "
England median hourly rate £64.50 - £63.33

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 16,993 7,987 16,389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 45.28% 49.39% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,919 5,896 12,428
10th Percentile £408 £350 £363
25th Percentile £485 £425 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £619
90th Percentile £750 £713 £688
England median daily rate £538 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +10.26% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 51 108
10th Percentile £24.50 £22.00 £16.43
25th Percentile £36.25 £30.46 £24.86
Median hourly rate £52.50 £37.93 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +38.43% -15.72% +25.00%
75th Percentile £65.00 £49.57 £52.50
90th Percentile £79.20 £66.50 £58.25
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +4.76%

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 5 December 2021.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Apple Swift in London over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 5 December 2021. 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 -39 29 £525 +20.00% 29
West London -27 4 £539 -6.30% 9
East London - 3 £475 - 6
Apple Swift
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, 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.

1 191 (93.17%) Apple iOS
2 140 (68.29%) iOS Development
3 99 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (35.12%) Mobile App
5 64 (31.22%) Objective-C
6 58 (28.29%) Android
7 53 (25.85%) TDD
8 50 (24.39%) RESTful
8 50 (24.39%) User Experience
9 38 (18.54%) Xcode
10 37 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (17.56%) Mobile Development
11 36 (17.56%) Kotlin
12 35 (17.07%) Java
13 34 (16.59%) iOS SDK
14 33 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (15.12%) Git (software)
15 31 (15.12%) Software Engineering
16 29 (14.15%) Finance
17 28 (13.66%) Clean Code
18 27 (13.17%) Social Skills
18 27 (13.17%) Apple
18 27 (13.17%) Unit Testing
18 27 (13.17%) iPhone
19 25 (12.20%) iPad
19 25 (12.20%) REST
20 23 (11.22%) JavaScript
20 23 (11.22%) Web Services
20 23 (11.22%) React Native
21 22 (10.73%) SDLC

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 (4.39%) Confluence
2 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.83%) AWS
2 13 (6.34%) Azure
3 11 (5.37%) GitHub
4 6 (2.93%) GCP
5 5 (2.44%) SaaS
6 4 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.95%) Firebase
7 3 (1.46%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.46%) Bitrise
8 2 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.98%) Google Play
8 2 (0.98%) npm
9 1 (0.49%) Apple Pay
9 1 (0.49%) AppsFlyer
9 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.49%) Pushwoosh
9 1 (0.49%) Serverless
9 1 (0.49%) Slack
9 1 (0.49%) Stripe
9 1 (0.49%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.37%) HTTP
2 2 (0.98%) VoIP
3 1 (0.49%) 2G
3 1 (0.49%) Network Security
3 1 (0.49%) SSL
3 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.44%) MongoDB
1 5 (2.44%) MySQL
1 5 (2.44%) NoSQL
1 5 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.95%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.49%) Redis
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (18.54%) Xcode
2 31 (15.12%) Git (software)
3 22 (10.73%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.34%) fastlane
5 12 (5.85%) JIRA
6 9 (4.39%) Android Studio
6 9 (4.39%) Selenium
6 9 (4.39%) Subversion
7 6 (2.93%) Mercurial
7 6 (2.93%) Postman
8 4 (1.95%) CocoaPods
9 3 (1.46%) Appium
9 3 (1.46%) Charles Proxy
9 3 (1.46%) git-flow
9 3 (1.46%) GitLab
9 3 (1.46%) Maven
10 2 (0.98%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.98%) Grunt
10 2 (0.98%) JUnit
10 2 (0.98%) Mocha
General
1 29 (14.15%) Finance
2 27 (13.17%) Social Skills
3 21 (10.24%) Banking
4 16 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.80%) Retail
5 5 (2.44%) Automotive
6 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.95%) Publishing
7 3 (1.46%) Marketing
8 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 162 (79.02%) Developer
2 123 (60.00%) iOS Developer
3 40 (19.51%) Senior Developer
4 31 (15.12%) Mobile Developer
4 31 (15.12%) Senior iOS Developer
5 14 (6.83%) React Developer
6 12 (5.85%) Android Developer
7 8 (3.90%) Lead Developer
8 7 (3.41%) Mobile Engineer
8 7 (3.41%) Software Engineer
9 6 (2.93%) Applications Developer
9 6 (2.93%) Lead iOS Developer
9 6 (2.93%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (2.93%) Senior Android Developer
10 5 (2.44%) Senior Mobile Developer
11 3 (1.46%) Developer in Test
11 3 (1.46%) iOS Android Developer
11 3 (1.46%) Mac Engineer
11 3 (1.46%) Mobile Tester
11 3 (1.46%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.39%) RESTful
2 34 (16.59%) iOS SDK
3 25 (12.20%) REST
4 23 (11.22%) React Native
4 23 (11.22%) Web Services
5 21 (10.24%) Cocoa
6 20 (9.76%) Core Data
6 20 (9.76%) GraphQL
6 20 (9.76%) JSON
7 19 (9.27%) RxSwift
8 17 (8.29%) React
9 15 (7.32%) UIKit
10 12 (5.85%) XML
11 8 (3.90%) Core Animation
11 8 (3.90%) SOAP
12 7 (3.41%) Apache Cordova
12 7 (3.41%) Cocoa Touch
12 7 (3.41%) Spring Boot
13 6 (2.93%) Android SDK
13 6 (2.93%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 72 (35.12%) Mobile App
2 50 (24.39%) User Experience
3 27 (13.17%) iPhone
4 25 (12.20%) iPad
5 11 (5.37%) Video\Live Streaming
6 9 (4.39%) Client/Server
6 9 (4.39%) Video on Demand
7 8 (3.90%) Animation
8 5 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.98%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.98%) BBC
10 2 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.98%) Media Streaming
10 2 (0.98%) Social Media
11 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 191 (93.17%) Apple iOS
2 58 (28.29%) Android
3 9 (4.39%) tvOS
4 6 (2.93%) Windows
5 5 (2.44%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.98%) Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (68.29%) iOS Development
2 99 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (25.85%) TDD
4 37 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (17.56%) Mobile Development
6 33 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (15.12%) Software Engineering
8 28 (13.66%) Clean Code
9 27 (13.17%) Unit Testing
10 22 (10.73%) Continuous Delivery
10 22 (10.73%) SDLC
11 21 (10.24%) Mobile Application Development
11 21 (10.24%) MVVM
12 20 (9.76%) Test Automation
13 19 (9.27%) Android Development
13 19 (9.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (9.27%) Scrum
14 18 (8.78%) OO
14 18 (8.78%) Pair Programming
15 17 (8.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 64 (31.22%) Objective-C
2 36 (17.56%) Kotlin
3 35 (17.07%) Java
4 23 (11.22%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.85%) Python
6 10 (4.88%) C
7 8 (3.90%) Go
8 5 (2.44%) C#
8 5 (2.44%) Ruby
9 4 (1.95%) C++
10 3 (1.46%) SQL
10 3 (1.46%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.98%) ES6
11 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.49%) Clojure
12 1 (0.49%) F#
12 1 (0.49%) Java 8
12 1 (0.49%) PHP
12 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (8.78%) Degree
2 13 (6.34%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.49%) CEH
5 1 (0.49%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.49%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.37%) QA
2 6 (2.93%) Accessibility
Systems Management
1 7 (3.41%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (13.17%) Apple
2 9 (4.39%) Google
3 5 (2.44%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.95%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle
5 3 (1.46%) SAP
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe
6 1 (0.49%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.49%) Brightcove
6 1 (0.49%) CA
6 1 (0.49%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.49%) Demandware
6 1 (0.49%) PayPal
6 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.49%) Splunk