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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 155 147 186
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +39
Contract jobs citing Xcode 6 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.99% 2.23% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 17
Median daily rate £381 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -51.38%
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
604 539 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.01% 15.54% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 447 643
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 16 (88.89%) Apple iOS
1 16 (88.89%) Apple Swift
2 13 (72.22%) iOS Development
3 12 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) BDD
5 10 (55.56%) iPhone
6 9 (50.00%) Apple
6 9 (50.00%) Mobile Development
7 8 (44.44%) OO
7 8 (44.44%) TDD
8 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
8 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
8 7 (38.89%) Degree
8 7 (38.89%) JSON
8 7 (38.89%) RESTful
8 7 (38.89%) User Experience
9 6 (33.33%) iPad
9 6 (33.33%) REST
9 6 (33.33%) Disruptive Innovation
9 6 (33.33%) Cocoa
9 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
9 6 (33.33%) OOD
10 5 (27.78%) Android
11 4 (22.22%) HTML5
11 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
11 4 (22.22%) XML
11 4 (22.22%) HTML

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Neo4j
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Android Studio
3 2 (11.11%) eggPlant
3 2 (11.11%) Fiddler
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) Appium
4 1 (5.56%) Calabash
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) iOS Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Objective-C Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Mobile Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead iOS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) JSON
1 7 (38.89%) RESTful
2 6 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 6 (33.33%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) iOS SDK
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) Core Data
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) iPhone SDK
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) React Native
6 1 (5.56%) UIKit
6 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) iPhone
2 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) User Experience
3 6 (33.33%) iPad
4 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (5.56%) Fintech
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) NHS
6 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 5 (27.78%) Android
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) iOS Development
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) BDD
5 9 (50.00%) Mobile Development
6 8 (44.44%) OO
6 8 (44.44%) TDD
7 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
8 6 (33.33%) Disruptive Innovation
8 6 (33.33%) OOD
8 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
9 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 2 (11.11%) Agile Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (11.11%) ITIL
10 2 (11.11%) OOP
10 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Apple Swift
2 12 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Apple