The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 61 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Xcode 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 2.27% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 -
Xcode
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
129 44 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.09% 6.18% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 30 34
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Xcode as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xcode also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple