The table below looks at the statistics for Xamarin.iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin.iOS over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xamarin.iOS (formerly MonoTouch)
Rank 569 544 553
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Contract jobs citing Xamarin.iOS 10 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.070% 0.022% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Xamarin.iOS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14299 13817 13946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.94% 29.23% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9732 9197 8544
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 255 340
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.69 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Xamarin.iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin.iOS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Xamarin.iOS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Xamarin.iOS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Xamarin.iOS Daily Rate Trend in England

Xamarin.iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xamarin.iOS across the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Xamarin.iOS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Xamarin.iOS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin.iOS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +4 6 £450 +9.09% 1
North West - 3 £325 - 2
Xamarin.iOS
UK

Xamarin.iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Xamarin.iOS 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 Xamarin.iOS.

1 19 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (73.68%) Xamarin
2 14 (73.68%) iOS Development
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Objective-C
4 10 (52.63%) Android
5 9 (47.37%) Mobile App
6 7 (36.84%) Xcode
7 6 (31.58%) NUnit
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Time Management
8 5 (26.32%) iOS SDK
8 5 (26.32%) Cocoa Touch
8 5 (26.32%) UIKit
8 5 (26.32%) .NET
8 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
8 5 (26.32%) SOA
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) Cocoa
8 5 (26.32%) TDD
9 4 (21.05%) Streaming Music
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
9 4 (21.05%) RESTful
9 4 (21.05%) iPhone
10 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
10 3 (15.79%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (15.79%) OO

Xamarin.iOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Xamarin.iOS 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 Xamarin.iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Xcode
2 6 (31.58%) NUnit
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Ranorex
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) Appium
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) iOS Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Xamarin Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Tester
7 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) iOS SDK
1 5 (26.32%) Cocoa Touch
1 5 (26.32%) UIKit
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) Cocoa
2 4 (21.05%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) LINQ
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) Mono for Android
4 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Mobile App
2 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
3 4 (21.05%) Streaming Music
3 4 (21.05%) iPhone
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
5 2 (10.53%) User Experience
6 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (52.63%) Android
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) iOS Development
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Time Management
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Android Development
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Objective-C
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Xamarin
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe
4 2 (10.53%) Sencha
5 1 (5.26%) Google