The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 520 536 476
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -60
Contract jobs citing Xcode 97 90 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 1.32% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 59 86
Median daily rate £475 £416 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% +0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £261 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -
Xcode
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7613 6832 6290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.63% 13.46% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5313 4562 4083
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 105 140
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.45 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.35% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Xcode as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in England

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in England

Xcode
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xcode across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Xcode Daily Rate Histogram in England

Xcode
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Xcode Hourly Rate Trend in England

Xcode
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London +19 60 £475 +6.14% 16
South East +4 14 £400 +3.22% 5
North West -12 8 £425 +100.00% 3
Yorkshire - 8 £425 - 1
South West +3 4 £400 - 2
North East - 2 £313 -
East of England +10 1 - - 4
Xcode
UK

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 159 (88.83%) Apple iOS
2 144 (80.45%) Objective-C
3 142 (79.33%) iOS Development
4 120 (67.04%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (48.04%) TDD
6 79 (44.13%) Cocoa
7 73 (40.78%) Scrum
8 68 (37.99%) iPhone
8 68 (37.99%) BDD
9 65 (36.31%) Apple Swift
10 61 (34.08%) iPad
11 57 (31.84%) Mobile Development
12 55 (30.73%) User Experience
13 51 (28.49%) RESTful
14 47 (26.26%) Unit Testing
15 46 (25.70%) JSON
16 37 (20.67%) Mobile App
17 36 (20.11%) Android
17 36 (20.11%) OO
18 35 (19.55%) Degree
19 34 (18.99%) Web Services
19 34 (18.99%) Git (software)
20 33 (18.44%) iOS SDK
20 33 (18.44%) Apple
21 31 (17.32%) XML
21 31 (17.32%) Java
22 29 (16.20%) Computer Science
23 27 (15.08%) OOD
23 27 (15.08%) Cocoa Touch
24 23 (12.85%) REST

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.91%) CMS
2 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.35%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.91%) iTunes
2 3 (1.68%) GitHub
2 3 (1.68%) TestFlight
3 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.56%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.79%) HTTP
2 4 (2.23%) Network Security
3 2 (1.12%) DHCP
3 2 (1.12%) DNS
3 2 (1.12%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.12%) Skype
3 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.56%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.91%) SQLite
2 3 (1.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.56%) Big Data
3 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (18.99%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.17%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.70%) Appium
3 12 (6.70%) Cucumber
4 10 (5.59%) Selenium
4 10 (5.59%) WebDriver
5 9 (5.03%) Robotium
6 5 (2.79%) Android Studio
6 5 (2.79%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.79%) CocoaPods
6 5 (2.79%) Protractor
6 5 (2.79%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.23%) Subversion
8 3 (1.68%) Calabash
8 3 (1.68%) Gradle
8 3 (1.68%) Maven
9 2 (1.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.12%) Fiddler
9 2 (1.12%) JIRA
9 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (7.26%) Publishing
2 11 (6.15%) Finance
3 7 (3.91%) Banking
4 5 (2.79%) Games
5 4 (2.23%) Retail
6 2 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 154 (86.03%) Developer
2 132 (73.74%) iOS Developer
3 35 (19.55%) Senior Developer
4 33 (18.44%) Senior iOS Developer
5 23 (12.85%) Objective-C Developer
6 13 (7.26%) Applications Developer
7 11 (6.15%) Mobile Developer
8 9 (5.03%) QA Engineer
9 6 (3.35%) C++ Developer
9 6 (3.35%) E-Commerce Developer
9 6 (3.35%) Lead Developer
9 6 (3.35%) QA Test Engineer
9 6 (3.35%) Test Engineer
10 5 (2.79%) Designer
10 5 (2.79%) Lead iOS Developer
10 5 (2.79%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 4 (2.23%) Mobile Tester
11 4 (2.23%) QA Automation Engineer
11 4 (2.23%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (2.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (44.13%) Cocoa
2 51 (28.49%) RESTful
3 46 (25.70%) JSON
4 34 (18.99%) Web Services
5 33 (18.44%) iOS SDK
6 31 (17.32%) XML
7 27 (15.08%) Cocoa Touch
8 23 (12.85%) REST
9 14 (7.82%) HTML
10 13 (7.26%) SOAP
11 11 (6.15%) .NET
11 11 (6.15%) CSS
11 11 (6.15%) HTML5
11 11 (6.15%) OpenGL
12 9 (5.03%) jQuery
13 8 (4.47%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (3.91%) UIKit
15 6 (3.35%) Android SDK
15 6 (3.35%) AngularJS
15 6 (3.35%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 68 (37.99%) iPhone
2 61 (34.08%) iPad
3 55 (30.73%) User Experience
4 37 (20.67%) Mobile App
5 29 (16.20%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.35%) Smartphone
7 5 (2.79%) Fintech
7 5 (2.79%) NHS
8 4 (2.23%) Animation
8 4 (2.23%) Apple TV
8 4 (2.23%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.23%) Video on Demand
8 4 (2.23%) Wiki
9 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.56%) Smart Energy
11 1 (0.56%) Social Media
11 1 (0.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 159 (88.83%) Apple iOS
2 36 (20.11%) Android
3 13 (7.26%) Windows
4 6 (3.35%) Linux
4 6 (3.35%) Mac OS X
4 6 (3.35%) Unix
4 6 (3.35%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.79%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (79.33%) iOS Development
2 120 (67.04%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (48.04%) TDD
4 73 (40.78%) Scrum
5 68 (37.99%) BDD
6 57 (31.84%) Mobile Development
7 47 (26.26%) Unit Testing
8 36 (20.11%) OO
9 27 (15.08%) OOD
10 15 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (8.38%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.82%) Android Development
12 12 (6.70%) Pair Programming
13 10 (5.59%) Memory Management
13 10 (5.59%) Test Automation
14 8 (4.47%) Automated Testing
14 8 (4.47%) Multithreading
14 8 (4.47%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.47%) Web Development
15 6 (3.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (80.45%) Objective-C
2 65 (36.31%) Apple Swift
3 31 (17.32%) Java
4 21 (11.73%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.59%) Ruby
6 9 (5.03%) C#
6 9 (5.03%) C++
7 6 (3.35%) C
7 6 (3.35%) Python
8 4 (2.23%) PHP
9 3 (1.68%) Groovy
9 3 (1.68%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.68%) SQL
10 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 35 (19.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) Casper Suite
1 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.12%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (18.44%) Apple
2 4 (2.23%) Google
2 4 (2.23%) Xamarin
3 3 (1.68%) Adobe
3 3 (1.68%) DevExpress
3 3 (1.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.68%) Telerik
4 2 (1.12%) Appcelerator
4 2 (1.12%) Cisco
4 2 (1.12%) Endeca
4 2 (1.12%) hybris
4 2 (1.12%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.56%) Intershop
5 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
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