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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 176 205 207
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Contract jobs citing Xcode 24 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.01% 2.75% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £386 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% -3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £234 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £490
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 -
Xcode
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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
797 837 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.54% 11.55% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 634 583
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £59.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.55% +73.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 45 (93.75%) Apple iOS
2 42 (87.50%) iOS Development
3 39 (81.25%) Objective-C
4 22 (45.83%) JSON
5 21 (43.75%) Cocoa
5 21 (43.75%) Android
6 20 (41.67%) iOS SDK
7 19 (39.58%) HTML
7 19 (39.58%) iPhone
8 17 (35.42%) XML
9 16 (33.33%) Web Services
10 14 (29.17%) OO
11 13 (27.08%) Java
11 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
11 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (27.08%) iPad
12 12 (25.00%) HTML5
12 12 (25.00%) Mobile App
13 11 (22.92%) RESTful
14 10 (20.83%) C++
14 10 (20.83%) Android Development
15 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (16.67%) C#
16 8 (16.67%) OOP
16 8 (16.67%) Scrum
16 8 (16.67%) TDD
17 7 (14.58%) CSS
17 7 (14.58%) Apple
17 7 (14.58%) Degree
17 7 (14.58%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.33%) HTTP
3 3 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) JUnit
2 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.17%) Calabash
3 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Introscope
3 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.08%) Hudson
4 1 (2.08%) Robotium
4 1 (2.08%) JMeter
General
1 4 (8.33%) Legal
2 3 (6.25%) Back Office
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (89.58%) Developer
2 40 (83.33%) iOS Developer
3 3 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
3 3 (6.25%) Junior iOS Developer
3 3 (6.25%) Junior
3 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 3 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 2 (4.17%) Java Consultant
4 2 (4.17%) iPhone Developer
4 2 (4.17%) Consultant
4 2 (4.17%) Android Developer
4 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
4 2 (4.17%) Tester
5 1 (2.08%) Analyst
5 1 (2.08%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.08%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.08%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) JSON
2 21 (43.75%) Cocoa
3 20 (41.67%) iOS SDK
4 19 (39.58%) HTML
5 17 (35.42%) XML
6 16 (33.33%) Web Services
7 12 (25.00%) HTML5
8 11 (22.92%) RESTful
9 7 (14.58%) CSS
10 6 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
11 5 (10.42%) CSS3
12 4 (8.33%) Android SDK
13 2 (4.17%) PhoneGap
13 2 (4.17%) .NET
13 2 (4.17%) Spring
13 2 (4.17%) Ajax
13 2 (4.17%) Java EE
13 2 (4.17%) jQuery
14 1 (2.08%) Google Maps API
14 1 (2.08%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) iPhone
2 13 (27.08%) iPad
3 12 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.17%) DTV
6 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.08%) Video on Demand
7 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
7 1 (2.08%) STB
7 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.08%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Apple iOS
2 21 (43.75%) Android
3 5 (10.42%) Windows
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Phone
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (4.17%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 14 (29.17%) OO
3 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) Android Development
5 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.67%) TDD
6 8 (16.67%) Scrum
6 8 (16.67%) OOP
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) MVC
7 4 (8.33%) Kanban
7 4 (8.33%) BDD
8 3 (6.25%) Memory Management
8 3 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.25%) SOA
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.17%) EAI
9 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) Objective-C
2 13 (27.08%) Java
2 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.83%) C++
4 8 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (8.33%) SQL
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
6 3 (6.25%) PHP
7 2 (4.17%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.17%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Apple
2 2 (4.17%) Perforce
2 2 (4.17%) Google
2 2 (4.17%) Splunk
2 2 (4.17%) Facebook
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Twitter
3 1 (2.08%) MobileIron
3 1 (2.08%) Sencha
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