The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 84 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Xcode 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.15% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.70% 1.39% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £500 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Xcode
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
176 144 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.49% 10.98% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 85 75
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Xcode across the Edinburgh region.

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Xcode
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (75.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) REST

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Apple Swift
1 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java