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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 527 523 475
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -48
Contract jobs citing Xcode 103 109 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.26% 1.46% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 89 92
Median daily rate £425 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £312 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 -
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
8163 7441 6650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.49% 14.07% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5552 4957 4314
Median daily rate £438 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 132 118
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -31 60 £450 - 18
North West +20 13 £425 +17.24% 4
East of England +24 10 £330 -0.75%
South East +5 8 £375 - 3
South West +13 5 £450 - 1
Yorkshire +7 2 £425 +30.76% 1
West Midlands -25 2 £350 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £300 - 2
North East -20 1 £338 -
Xcode
UK

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 191 (93.17%) Apple iOS
2 176 (85.85%) iOS Development
3 169 (82.44%) Objective-C
4 147 (71.71%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (49.76%) TDD
6 100 (48.78%) Apple Swift
7 97 (47.32%) Cocoa
8 89 (43.41%) BDD
9 88 (42.93%) Scrum
10 80 (39.02%) iPhone
11 74 (36.10%) Mobile Development
12 71 (34.63%) iPad
13 64 (31.22%) User Experience
14 63 (30.73%) RESTful
15 59 (28.78%) Unit Testing
16 52 (25.37%) Apple
17 50 (24.39%) OO
17 50 (24.39%) JSON
18 49 (23.90%) Git (software)
19 46 (22.44%) iOS SDK
20 45 (21.95%) Android
21 43 (20.98%) Mobile App
22 42 (20.49%) Degree
23 40 (19.51%) Java
24 37 (18.05%) Web Services
24 37 (18.05%) Computer Science
25 36 (17.56%) XML
26 35 (17.07%) REST
27 33 (16.10%) OOD
28 30 (14.63%) Cocoa Touch

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 6 (2.93%) CMS
2 2 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (0.98%) Marvel
3 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.98%) Flinto
3 2 (0.98%) InVision
3 2 (0.98%) MS Office
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.93%) GitHub
2 5 (2.44%) iTunes
3 3 (1.46%) TestFlight
4 2 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.49%) Google Play
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.37%) HTTP
2 9 (4.39%) Network Security
3 4 (1.95%) Internet
4 2 (0.98%) DHCP
4 2 (0.98%) DNS
4 2 (0.98%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.98%) Skype
4 2 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.88%) SQLite
2 3 (1.46%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.98%) DB2
3 2 (0.98%) Mixpanel
3 2 (0.98%) MySQL
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.49%) Big Data
4 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.49%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 49 (23.90%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.71%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.83%) Appium
3 14 (6.83%) Cucumber
4 12 (5.85%) Selenium
4 12 (5.85%) WebDriver
5 9 (4.39%) CocoaPods
5 9 (4.39%) Robotium
6 6 (2.93%) SpecFlow
6 6 (2.93%) Subversion
7 5 (2.44%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.44%) JUnit
7 5 (2.44%) Protractor
8 4 (1.95%) Android Studio
8 4 (1.95%) eggPlant
8 4 (1.95%) Fiddler
8 4 (1.95%) git-flow
8 4 (1.95%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.95%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.46%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (6.34%) Publishing
2 11 (5.37%) Finance
3 9 (4.39%) Banking
4 8 (3.90%) Games
5 5 (2.44%) Retail
6 4 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.98%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 177 (86.34%) Developer
2 158 (77.07%) iOS Developer
3 37 (18.05%) Objective-C Developer
4 33 (16.10%) Senior Developer
5 30 (14.63%) Senior iOS Developer
6 18 (8.78%) Mobile Developer
7 10 (4.88%) QA Engineer
8 8 (3.90%) Android Developer
8 8 (3.90%) Lead Developer
9 7 (3.41%) Lead iOS Developer
10 6 (2.93%) Applications Developer
10 6 (2.93%) QA Test Engineer
10 6 (2.93%) Test Engineer
11 5 (2.44%) E-Commerce Developer
11 5 (2.44%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.44%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 4 (1.95%) Automation Tester
12 4 (1.95%) Mobile Tester
12 4 (1.95%) QA Automation Engineer
12 4 (1.95%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (47.32%) Cocoa
2 63 (30.73%) RESTful
3 50 (24.39%) JSON
4 46 (22.44%) iOS SDK
5 37 (18.05%) Web Services
6 36 (17.56%) XML
7 35 (17.07%) REST
8 30 (14.63%) Cocoa Touch
9 16 (7.80%) Core Data
10 14 (6.83%) UIKit
11 13 (6.34%) HTML
12 11 (5.37%) OpenGL
12 11 (5.37%) SOAP
13 10 (4.88%) CSS
14 8 (3.90%) Android SDK
14 8 (3.90%) HTML5
14 8 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (2.93%) Gherkin
16 5 (2.44%) CSS3
16 5 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 80 (39.02%) iPhone
2 71 (34.63%) iPad
3 64 (31.22%) User Experience
4 43 (20.98%) Mobile App
5 37 (18.05%) Computer Science
6 12 (5.85%) Apple TV
6 12 (5.85%) Digital Media
7 8 (3.90%) Fintech
8 6 (2.93%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.44%) NHS
9 5 (2.44%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.95%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.95%) Wiki
11 3 (1.46%) Animation
11 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.98%) Social Network
13 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 191 (93.17%) Apple iOS
2 45 (21.95%) Android
3 9 (4.39%) Windows
4 8 (3.90%) Mac OS X
5 7 (3.41%) Unix
6 5 (2.44%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.95%) Linux
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (85.85%) iOS Development
2 147 (71.71%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (49.76%) TDD
4 89 (43.41%) BDD
5 88 (42.93%) Scrum
6 74 (36.10%) Mobile Development
7 59 (28.78%) Unit Testing
8 50 (24.39%) OO
9 33 (16.10%) OOD
10 23 (11.22%) E-Commerce
11 21 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (10.24%) Pair Programming
12 17 (8.29%) Android Development
13 15 (7.32%) Automated Testing
13 15 (7.32%) Software Engineering
14 14 (6.83%) OOP
15 13 (6.34%) Exploratory Testing
15 13 (6.34%) Test Automation
16 11 (5.37%) Web Development
17 10 (4.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 169 (82.44%) Objective-C
2 100 (48.78%) Apple Swift
3 40 (19.51%) Java
4 25 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.85%) C#
5 12 (5.85%) Ruby
6 9 (4.39%) PHP
7 8 (3.90%) C++
8 6 (2.93%) Python
9 5 (2.44%) SQL
10 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.98%) C
10 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.49%) Scala
11 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (20.49%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.95%) yum
2 2 (0.98%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 52 (25.37%) Apple
2 4 (1.95%) Google
3 3 (1.46%) Adobe
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.98%) Appcelerator
4 2 (0.98%) Cisco
4 2 (0.98%) Endeca
4 2 (0.98%) hybris
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle
4 2 (0.98%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.98%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.49%) Intershop
5 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
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