The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 153 203 180
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -23
Contract jobs citing Xcode 9 6 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.10% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.46% 0.76% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 21
Median daily rate £390 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -
Xcode
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
618 793 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.40% 13.33% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 644 638
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Xcode as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Xcode
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 Xcode across the City of London region.

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Xcode
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xcode across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Xcode Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Xcode
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the City of London region.

Xcode Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (75.00%) Apple Swift
3 9 (56.25%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) Android
4 8 (50.00%) JSON
4 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 8 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
5 7 (43.75%) Exploratory Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Selenium
5 7 (43.75%) WebDriver
6 6 (37.50%) iPhone
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
7 5 (31.25%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) OOP
7 5 (31.25%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (25.00%) Unix
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
8 4 (25.00%) Apple
8 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
8 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
8 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
1 7 (43.75%) WebDriver
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) eggPlant
3 4 (25.00%) Fiddler
3 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (18.75%) Appium
4 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (18.75%) Robotium
5 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (6.25%) CocoaPods
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) iOS Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Automation Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
4 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Tester
5 3 (18.75%) Objective-C Developer
5 3 (18.75%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior QA Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK
4 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (18.75%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) UIKit
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (6.25%) Cocoa
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) OAuth2
6 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
6 1 (6.25%) React Native
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) SpriteKit
6 1 (6.25%) Velocity
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) iPhone
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) Animation
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) BDD
3 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (43.75%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) OOP
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Testing
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
9 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
10 1 (6.25%) MVC
10 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Apple Swift
2 8 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator
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