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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 203 171 200
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +29
Contract jobs citing Xcode 5 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.48% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 3.52% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 25
Average daily rate
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£363 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £288 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £513 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £22.66
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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
780 796 823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.32% 13.71% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 626 613
Average daily rate £450 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 22 (95.65%) Apple iOS
2 18 (78.26%) Objective-C
3 16 (69.57%) iOS Development
4 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (43.48%) Android
6 10 (43.48%) Apple Swift
7 9 (39.13%) JSON
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
7 9 (39.13%) XML
8 8 (34.78%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (34.78%) HTML5
8 8 (34.78%) Android Development
9 6 (26.09%) User Experience
9 6 (26.09%) iOS SDK
9 6 (26.09%) CSS3
9 6 (26.09%) Java
9 6 (26.09%) CSS
10 5 (21.74%) Cocoa
10 5 (21.74%) C++
10 5 (21.74%) Android SDK
10 5 (21.74%) QA
10 5 (21.74%) RESTful
10 5 (21.74%) Android Studio
11 4 (17.39%) CocoaPods
11 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
11 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
11 4 (17.39%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
1 1 (4.35%) Drupal
1 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Android Studio
2 4 (17.39%) CocoaPods
2 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Hudson
2 4 (17.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) iOS Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Android Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
1 9 (39.13%) XML
1 9 (39.13%) JSON
2 8 (34.78%) HTML5
3 6 (26.09%) iOS SDK
3 6 (26.09%) CSS3
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) Cocoa
4 5 (21.74%) RESTful
4 5 (21.74%) Android SDK
5 4 (17.39%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) SOAP
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
7 1 (4.35%) XMPP
7 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.04%) iPhone
3 3 (13.04%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Apple iOS
2 10 (43.48%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) iOS Development
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 8 (34.78%) Android Development
3 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (4.35%) Memory Management
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Objective-C
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) Apple Swift
4 6 (26.09%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Apple
1 4 (17.39%) Appcelerator
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
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