The first table below looks at the demand for Xcode 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 Xcode over the 3 months to 23 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 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 166 199 217
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +18
Contract jobs citing Xcode 30 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.84% 3.16% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £249 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £443 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.66 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -46.68%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
782 824 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.50% 11.59% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 619 628
Average daily rate £450 £402 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -5.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +24.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Xcode
London

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 46 (93.88%) Apple iOS
2 42 (85.71%) iOS Development
3 39 (79.59%) Objective-C
4 22 (44.90%) JSON
4 22 (44.90%) Android
5 21 (42.86%) iOS SDK
6 20 (40.82%) Cocoa
6 20 (40.82%) HTML
7 19 (38.78%) iPhone
8 17 (34.69%) XML
9 16 (32.65%) Web Services
10 15 (30.61%) Java
11 14 (28.57%) OO
11 14 (28.57%) Mobile App
12 13 (26.53%) iPad
12 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
12 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (24.49%) HTML5
14 10 (20.41%) RESTful
14 10 (20.41%) Android Development
15 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (18.37%) Scrum
15 9 (18.37%) C++
16 8 (16.33%) C#
16 8 (16.33%) OOP
16 8 (16.33%) TDD
16 8 (16.33%) Apple
16 8 (16.33%) Degree
16 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
17 7 (14.29%) CSS

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.16%) SSL
2 4 (8.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) JUnit
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) Calabash
3 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) PhoneGap
3 2 (4.08%) Introscope
3 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) Hudson
4 1 (2.04%) JMeter
4 1 (2.04%) Robotium
General
1 4 (8.16%) Back Office
1 4 (8.16%) Legal
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 40 (81.63%) iOS Developer
3 3 (6.12%) Senior iOS Developer
3 3 (6.12%) Junior iOS Developer
3 3 (6.12%) Junior
3 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
3 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Java Consultant
4 2 (4.08%) iPhone Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Consultant
4 2 (4.08%) Android Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Tester
5 1 (2.04%) Analyst
5 1 (2.04%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.04%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.04%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) JSON
2 21 (42.86%) iOS SDK
3 20 (40.82%) HTML
3 20 (40.82%) Cocoa
4 17 (34.69%) XML
5 16 (32.65%) Web Services
6 12 (24.49%) HTML5
7 10 (20.41%) RESTful
8 7 (14.29%) CSS
9 6 (12.24%) Cocoa Touch
10 5 (10.20%) Android SDK
10 5 (10.20%) CSS3
11 2 (4.08%) .NET
11 2 (4.08%) Spring
11 2 (4.08%) Ajax
11 2 (4.08%) Java EE
11 2 (4.08%) jQuery
12 1 (2.04%) Google Maps API
12 1 (2.04%) Core Animation
12 1 (2.04%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) iPhone
2 14 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 13 (26.53%) iPad
4 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.12%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.08%) DTV
6 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.04%) STB
7 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.04%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 46 (93.88%) Apple iOS
2 22 (44.90%) Android
3 5 (10.20%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Phone
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (4.08%) Linux
5 2 (4.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 14 (28.57%) OO
3 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) Android Development
5 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.37%) Scrum
6 8 (16.33%) TDD
6 8 (16.33%) OOP
7 5 (10.20%) Kanban
8 4 (8.16%) BDD
8 4 (8.16%) Project Management
8 4 (8.16%) MVC
9 3 (6.12%) SOA
9 3 (6.12%) Memory Management
9 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (4.08%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) Objective-C
2 15 (30.61%) Java
3 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.37%) C++
5 8 (16.33%) C#
6 4 (8.16%) SQL
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
7 3 (6.12%) PHP
8 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
8 2 (4.08%) Python
9 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Apple
2 2 (4.08%) Perforce
2 2 (4.08%) Google
2 2 (4.08%) Splunk
2 2 (4.08%) Facebook
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter
3 1 (2.04%) MobileIron
3 1 (2.04%) Sencha
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