Period
to 3 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for tvOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited tvOS over the 6 months to 3 April 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 tvOS
UK
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 691 863 895
Rank change year-on-year +172 +32 -55
Contract jobs citing tvOS 7 10 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.055% 0.050% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 6
Median daily rate £495 £510 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +36.00% -
10th Percentile £401 £435 £338
90th Percentile £515 £550 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

tvOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12,667 19,847 21,240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.57% 20.60% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,778 12,524 13,583
Median daily rate £415 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £136 £159 £179
90th Percentile £606 £613 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,051 1,198 1,265
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.42 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.46% +2.47% +3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.70
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.88% -0.44%

tvOS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing tvOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for tvOS in the UK

tvOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing tvOS.

Daily rate trend for tvOS in the UK

tvOS
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing tvOS within the UK over the 6 months to 3 April 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
England +172 7 £495 -4.35% 1
London +146 7 £495 -4.35% 1

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing tvOS 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 with a requirement for tvOS.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Acceptance Criteria
2 4 (57.14%) Android TV
2 4 (57.14%) Lean Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Product Roadmap
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Kanban
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Gherkin
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 4 (57.14%) Chromecast
3 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
4 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
4 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
4 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
4 2 (28.57%) Xcode
4 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (14.29%) STB
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

tvOS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Product Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Product Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Gherkin
2 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
2 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
3 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Chromecast
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) STB
2 1 (14.29%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) Android TV
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Acceptance Criteria
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Kanban
2 4 (57.14%) Lean Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Product Roadmap
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Roku