The first table below looks at the demand for Xcode 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 Xcode over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 444 412 470
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +58
Contract jobs citing Xcode 131 132 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 2.39% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 104 57
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £268 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £22.66 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.58% -46.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.66 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -46.68%
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6417 5516 5655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.00% 11.84% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4200 3526 3377
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 133 205
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Xcode
UK

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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 +30 112 £413 +10.00% 18
South East -14 7 £350 - 4
Yorkshire - 5 £363 - 3
North West +1 2 - - 4
West Midlands -20 2 £350 - 4
South West -23 2 £313 +4.16% 3
East of England -26 1 - - 6
East Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - -
Xcode
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Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 218 (93.56%) Apple iOS
2 197 (84.55%) iOS Development
3 173 (74.25%) Objective-C
4 90 (38.63%) iPhone
5 83 (35.62%) iPad
6 80 (34.33%) Android
6 80 (34.33%) Cocoa
7 78 (33.48%) iOS SDK
8 77 (33.05%) JSON
9 61 (26.18%) HTML
9 61 (26.18%) Mobile App
10 58 (24.89%) XML
11 56 (24.03%) OO
12 54 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
13 52 (22.32%) Web Services
14 49 (21.03%) JavaScript
15 46 (19.74%) Cocoa Touch
16 42 (18.03%) RESTful
16 42 (18.03%) Apple
17 39 (16.74%) HTML5
18 36 (15.45%) Java
19 35 (15.02%) Android Development
20 34 (14.59%) Git (software)
21 31 (13.30%) CSS
21 31 (13.30%) OOP
22 28 (12.02%) Scrum
23 26 (11.16%) Facebook
24 23 (9.87%) TDD
24 23 (9.87%) Software Engineering
25 20 (8.58%) Finance

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) Node.js
4 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) GitHub
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.30%) HTTP
2 13 (5.58%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.58%) SSL
4 5 (2.15%) VPN
5 1 (0.43%) RTSP
5 1 (0.43%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.86%) SQLite
2 7 (3.00%) MySQL
3 3 (1.29%) MS Access
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (14.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.58%) Subversion
2 13 (5.58%) Calabash
3 11 (4.72%) JIRA
4 10 (4.29%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.00%) PhoneGap
5 7 (3.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (2.58%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.15%) JUnit
8 4 (1.72%) Hudson
9 3 (1.29%) Robotium
9 3 (1.29%) Selenium
10 2 (0.86%) NUnit
10 2 (0.86%) Introscope
10 2 (0.86%) JMeter
10 2 (0.86%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.86%) RubyMine
10 2 (0.86%) Capybara
10 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (8.58%) Finance
2 19 (8.15%) Retail
3 11 (4.72%) Publishing
4 8 (3.43%) Banking
5 6 (2.58%) Marketing
6 5 (2.15%) Back Office
7 4 (1.72%) Legal
8 3 (1.29%) Advertising
9 2 (0.86%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.43%) Games
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 204 (87.55%) Developer
2 191 (81.97%) iOS Developer
3 13 (5.58%) Tester
4 11 (4.72%) Android Developer
5 9 (3.86%) Mobile Tester
5 9 (3.86%) Senior iOS Developer
5 9 (3.86%) Senior Developer
6 8 (3.43%) iPhone Developer
7 7 (3.00%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (2.15%) Lead Developer
9 4 (1.72%) Junior
9 4 (1.72%) Web Developer
9 4 (1.72%) Java Developer
9 4 (1.72%) Junior Developer
9 4 (1.72%) Junior iOS Developer
9 4 (1.72%) iPad Developer
10 3 (1.29%) Test Engineer
10 3 (1.29%) Analyst
10 3 (1.29%) Test Analyst
10 3 (1.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (34.33%) Cocoa
2 78 (33.48%) iOS SDK
3 77 (33.05%) JSON
4 61 (26.18%) HTML
5 58 (24.89%) XML
6 52 (22.32%) Web Services
7 46 (19.74%) Cocoa Touch
8 42 (18.03%) RESTful
9 39 (16.74%) HTML5
10 31 (13.30%) CSS
11 18 (7.73%) REST
11 18 (7.73%) CSS3
12 16 (6.87%) UIKit
13 15 (6.44%) Android SDK
14 10 (4.29%) jQuery
15 9 (3.86%) .NET
16 7 (3.00%) Core Animation
16 7 (3.00%) Ajax
17 4 (1.72%) Spring
17 4 (1.72%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 90 (38.63%) iPhone
2 83 (35.62%) iPad
3 61 (26.18%) Mobile App
4 15 (6.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.43%) Social Media
6 7 (3.00%) Animation
6 7 (3.00%) Social Network
7 6 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.58%) Augmented Reality
8 5 (2.15%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.15%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (2.15%) Graphic Design
8 5 (2.15%) Streaming Video
9 4 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.72%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.29%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.86%) DTV
11 2 (0.86%) STB
11 2 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 218 (93.56%) Apple iOS
2 80 (34.33%) Android
3 5 (2.15%) Mac OS X
3 5 (2.15%) Windows
4 3 (1.29%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.86%) UNIX
5 2 (0.86%) Linux
5 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.43%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (84.55%) iOS Development
2 56 (24.03%) OO
3 54 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (15.02%) Android Development
5 31 (13.30%) OOP
6 28 (12.02%) Scrum
7 23 (9.87%) TDD
7 23 (9.87%) Software Engineering
8 18 (7.73%) Memory Management
9 15 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (6.44%) E-Commerce
10 13 (5.58%) Unit Testing
11 12 (5.15%) BDD
12 10 (4.29%) Kanban
13 9 (3.86%) Systems Analysis
14 8 (3.43%) MVC
15 6 (2.58%) Mobile Application Development
15 6 (2.58%) Test Scripting
16 5 (2.15%) Test Automation
16 5 (2.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 173 (74.25%) Objective-C
2 49 (21.03%) JavaScript
3 36 (15.45%) Java
4 17 (7.30%) C++
5 13 (5.58%) Ruby
5 13 (5.58%) C#
6 8 (3.43%) SQL
7 5 (2.15%) Python
7 5 (2.15%) C
8 4 (1.72%) PHP
8 4 (1.72%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.29%) VBA
10 2 (0.86%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.43%) VBScript
11 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (5.15%) Degree
2 2 (0.86%) ISEB
2 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (18.03%) Apple
2 26 (11.16%) Facebook
3 10 (4.29%) Twitter
4 3 (1.29%) MobileIron
4 3 (1.29%) Google
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.86%) Adobe
5 2 (0.86%) IBM
5 2 (0.86%) Cognos
5 2 (0.86%) Perforce
5 2 (0.86%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.86%) Sencha
5 2 (0.86%) Splunk
6 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle
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