The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 127 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Xcode 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.39% 1.53% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+140.00% -
Xcode
England

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

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
360 326 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.71% 13.39% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 167 167
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 45
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.91 £27.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Xcode
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 Xcode across the East of England region.

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Xcode
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the East of England region.

Xcode Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Xcode
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 3 £255 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £350 - 1
Cambridgeshire -13 1 £350 -
Bedfordshire -17 1 - -
Suffolk - - - -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Calabash
3 3 (50.00%) Grunt
3 3 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Bower
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) iPhone
5 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Game Development
5 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
5 1 (16.67%) Kinect
5 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Maya
1 1 (16.67%) 3ds Max
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (50.00%) Calabash
1 3 (50.00%) Grunt
1 3 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Bower
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
1 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
1 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
1 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Kinect
2 1 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Game Development
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) Lua
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Apple