Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 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
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 346 376 337
Rank change year-on-year +30 -39 +43
Contract jobs citing Apple Swift 205 274 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.59% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 1.17% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 228 295
London median daily rate £494 £498 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.75% +7.57% +2.78%
10th Percentile £389 £375 £363
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £73.92 - -
England median hourly rate £73.92 £50.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year +47.83% -20.00% +71.19%

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 16,155 23,419 22,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 46.99% 50.22% 48.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,064 17,894 17,424
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £365 £363 £350
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 115 145
London median hourly rate £42.11 £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.97% +10.77% -4.03%
10th Percentile £17.25 £18.53 £18.01
90th Percentile £60.54 £58.75 £51.00
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.19 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.11% +5.48% +3.90%

Apple Swift
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple Swift in London

Apple Swift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apple Swift in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple Swift in London

Apple Swift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple Swift in London over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple Swift in London

Apple Swift
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple Swift in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apple Swift in London

Apple Swift
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple Swift in London over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor 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 9 December 2019. 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 +54 39 £494 +3.95% 25
West London +19 13 £525 +16.67% 13
South London +38 1 - - 1
Apple Swift
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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.

1 181 (88.29%) Apple iOS
2 149 (72.68%) iOS Development
3 104 (50.73%) Objective-C
4 101 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (27.80%) TDD
6 55 (26.83%) Mobile App
7 54 (26.34%) Apple
8 51 (24.88%) User Experience
9 50 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (23.41%) Xcode
11 46 (22.44%) Android
12 40 (19.51%) RESTful
12 40 (19.51%) RxSwift
13 32 (15.61%) Kotlin
14 30 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
15 27 (13.17%) Java
15 27 (13.17%) Web Services
15 27 (13.17%) iOS SDK
16 26 (12.68%) Mobile Development
16 26 (12.68%) Android Development
17 25 (12.20%) Animation
18 24 (11.71%) tvOS
19 23 (11.22%) Banking
20 22 (10.73%) Scrum
20 22 (10.73%) Video on Demand
21 21 (10.24%) Video\Live Streaming
21 21 (10.24%) OO
22 20 (9.76%) Finance
23 19 (9.27%) Git (software)
23 19 (9.27%) Xamarin

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 2 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.49%) Apache
2 1 (0.49%) CMS
2 1 (0.49%) Confluence
2 1 (0.49%) Hyperledger
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Zeplin
2 2 (0.98%) Sketch
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.37%) TestFlight
2 10 (4.88%) GitHub
3 9 (4.39%) AWS
3 9 (4.39%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (4.39%) Azure
3 9 (4.39%) Serverless
4 6 (2.93%) Firebase
5 3 (1.46%) iTunes
6 2 (0.98%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.98%) Fastly
6 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.98%) Heroku
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.49%) Google Play
7 1 (0.49%) SaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (0.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.41%) HTTPS
2 5 (2.44%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.98%) Broadband
3 2 (0.98%) HTTP
3 2 (0.98%) iBeacon
3 2 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (1.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.46%) SQLite
3 2 (0.98%) Blockchain
3 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.98%) Neo4j
3 2 (0.98%) Redis
4 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (23.41%) Xcode
2 19 (9.27%) fastlane
2 19 (9.27%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.83%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.83%) JIRA
4 11 (5.37%) CircleCI
5 9 (4.39%) CocoaPods
5 9 (4.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (3.41%) JIRA Agile
7 6 (2.93%) git-flow
8 5 (2.44%) Android Studio
8 5 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.44%) GitLab
8 5 (2.44%) Gradle
9 4 (1.95%) JMeter
9 4 (1.95%) Maven
10 3 (1.46%) Appium
10 3 (1.46%) Selenium
10 3 (1.46%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.98%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (11.22%) Banking
2 20 (9.76%) Finance
3 18 (8.78%) Retail
4 13 (6.34%) Marketing
5 6 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.44%) Advertising
7 3 (1.46%) Electronics
7 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.46%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.46%) Publishing
8 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.98%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 175 (85.37%) Developer
2 141 (68.78%) iOS Developer
3 29 (14.15%) Senior Developer
4 24 (11.71%) Senior iOS Developer
5 21 (10.24%) Android Developer
6 16 (7.80%) Mobile Developer
7 14 (6.83%) Applications Developer
8 11 (5.37%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 10 (4.88%) Objective-C Developer
10 8 (3.90%) Cordova Developer
11 7 (3.41%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.41%) React Developer
12 6 (2.93%) iOS Android Developer
12 6 (2.93%) Lead iOS Developer
12 6 (2.93%) Node.js Developer
12 6 (2.93%) Senior Android Developer
13 5 (2.44%) Test Engineer
14 4 (1.95%) Mobile Engineer
14 4 (1.95%) Software Engineer
14 4 (1.95%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (19.51%) RESTful
1 40 (19.51%) RxSwift
2 27 (13.17%) iOS SDK
2 27 (13.17%) Web Services
3 19 (9.27%) Core Data
4 17 (8.29%) Node.js
4 17 (8.29%) React Native
5 16 (7.80%) REST
6 14 (6.83%) Apache Cordova
6 14 (6.83%) Flutter
7 12 (5.85%) SAPUI5
8 11 (5.37%) Cocoa
9 8 (3.90%) Core Animation
10 7 (3.41%) .NET
10 7 (3.41%) UIKit
11 6 (2.93%) Android SDK
11 6 (2.93%) HTML
11 6 (2.93%) JSON
11 6 (2.93%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (2.44%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 55 (26.83%) Mobile App
2 51 (24.88%) User Experience
3 30 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (12.20%) Animation
5 22 (10.73%) Video on Demand
6 21 (10.24%) Video\Live Streaming
7 15 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (6.83%) iPad
9 10 (4.88%) iPhone
10 9 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (3.41%) Algorithms
11 7 (3.41%) Data Structures
11 7 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (2.44%) Apple TV
13 4 (1.95%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (1.46%) Marketing Technology
14 3 (1.46%) Over-the-Top Content
15 2 (0.98%) Digital Wallet
15 2 (0.98%) New Media
16 1 (0.49%) Chromecast
Operating Systems
1 181 (88.29%) Apple iOS
2 46 (22.44%) Android
3 24 (11.71%) tvOS
4 7 (3.41%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.95%) Linux
6 3 (1.46%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.98%) Windows
8 1 (0.49%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (72.68%) iOS Development
2 101 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (27.80%) TDD
4 50 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (12.68%) Android Development
5 26 (12.68%) Mobile Development
6 22 (10.73%) Scrum
7 21 (10.24%) OO
8 18 (8.78%) BDD
8 18 (8.78%) MVVM
8 18 (8.78%) Test Automation
9 17 (8.29%) OOP
10 16 (7.80%) DevOps
10 16 (7.80%) Kanban
11 15 (7.32%) Software Engineering
12 14 (6.83%) Unit Testing
13 13 (6.34%) Fintech
13 13 (6.34%) MVC
14 12 (5.85%) Pair Programming
14 12 (5.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 104 (50.73%) Objective-C
2 32 (15.61%) Kotlin
3 27 (13.17%) Java
4 12 (5.85%) C
4 12 (5.85%) Dart
5 11 (5.37%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.90%) Python
7 7 (3.41%) Ruby
8 6 (2.93%) C#
8 6 (2.93%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.44%) SQL
10 4 (1.95%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.95%) C++
11 3 (1.46%) Java 8
11 3 (1.46%) PHP
11 3 (1.46%) Scala
12 2 (0.98%) Haskell
13 1 (0.49%) Go
13 1 (0.49%) Groovy
13 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (1.95%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.85%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Docker
1 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (5.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.98%) Grafana
2 2 (0.98%) Graphite
2 2 (0.98%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.98%) Terraform
3 1 (0.49%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (26.34%) Apple
2 19 (9.27%) Xamarin
3 15 (7.32%) SAP
4 13 (6.34%) VMware
5 12 (5.85%) Microsoft
5 12 (5.85%) ServiceNow
6 9 (4.39%) Google
7 3 (1.46%) Facebook
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle
8 2 (0.98%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.98%) Splunk
9 1 (0.49%) Adobe
9 1 (0.49%) CA
9 1 (0.49%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.49%) Cisco
9 1 (0.49%) Twitter