The first table below looks at the demand for Xamarin.iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin.iOS over the 3 months to 28 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xamarin.iOS (formerly MonoTouch)
Rank 202 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Xamarin.iOS 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.070% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.059% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £400 £263
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +52.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1704 2117 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.13% 29.77% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1632 1701
Average daily rate £440 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 16
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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Xamarin.iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin.iOS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Xamarin.iOS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Xamarin.iOS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Xamarin.iOS across the City of London region.

Xamarin.iOS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Xamarin.iOS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Xamarin.iOS 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 Xamarin.iOS.

1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Sencha
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Sencha Touch
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) TDD

Xamarin.iOS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Xamarin.iOS 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 Xamarin.iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Sencha Touch
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sencha
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin