The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 72 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing Xcode 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.066% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.12% 0.53% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -20.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
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%
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
179 189 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.37% 12.41% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 117 114
Median daily rate £400 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Xcode as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Cocoa
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Cocoa
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple