The first table below looks at the demand for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 59 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Xcode 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.35% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.90% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£263 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.66 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -46.68%
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
69 52 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.10% 9.08% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 28 21
Average daily rate £320 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +8.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Xcode
West Midlands

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Xcode across the Birmingham region.

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Xcode
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Xcode also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Xcode.

1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (50.00%) iPad
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) iPhone
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Xcode also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Xcode. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (25.00%) iPad Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Programmer
4 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Google