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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Xcode
London / City of London
Rank 149 140 171
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +31
Contract jobs citing Xcode 6 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.23% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.17% 1.63% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 14
Median daily rate £350 £394 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.85% -
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%

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
511 430 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.43% 14.08% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 337 581
Median daily rate £475 £474 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £327 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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
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 19 January 2017, 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 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (75.00%) Apple Swift
3 11 (68.75%) iOS Development
4 10 (62.50%) Objective-C
4 10 (62.50%) Scrum
5 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) Apple
6 8 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (50.00%) iPhone
6 8 (50.00%) BDD
6 8 (50.00%) Mobile Development
7 7 (43.75%) User Experience
7 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
7 7 (43.75%) RESTful
8 6 (37.50%) Pair Programming
8 6 (37.50%) Cocoa
8 6 (37.50%) Degree
8 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 6 (37.50%) OO
8 6 (37.50%) OOD
8 6 (37.50%) iPad
8 6 (37.50%) Disruptive Innovation
9 5 (31.25%) REST
9 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
10 4 (25.00%) HTML
10 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (25.00%) QA
11 3 (18.75%) JSON
11 3 (18.75%) Android
11 3 (18.75%) HTML5

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Android Studio
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Appium
2 1 (6.25%) Calabash
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) iOS Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) RESTful
2 6 (37.50%) Cocoa
3 5 (31.25%) REST
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 2 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) Core Data
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) iPhone SDK
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) iPhone
2 7 (43.75%) User Experience
3 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (37.50%) iPad
4 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Fintech
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) NHS
5 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) iOS Development
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Disruptive Innovation
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) OOD
6 6 (37.50%) Pair Programming
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) High Availability
8 1 (6.25%) Kanban
8 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Apple Swift
2 10 (62.50%) Objective-C
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com