The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Xamarin.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xamarin
Rank 120 147 144
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 12 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.16% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.33% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Median daily rate £333 £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% +88.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Xamarin
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1250 1493 1341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.79% 47.81% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 872 718
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 132 150
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.50 £37.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Xamarin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Xamarin Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Xamarin
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Xamarin across the East of England region.

Xamarin Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Xamarin
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xamarin across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Xamarin Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 7 £275 -
Norfolk - 3 £426 -
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £425 -
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin 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 East of England region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) Android
2 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (8.33%) Coaching
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (8.33%) MVVM
7 1 (8.33%) iPad
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum Master
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Android Tester
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Android
1 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) MVVM
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft