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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 505 510 491
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing Xcode 101 103 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.34% 1.57% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 63 75
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £314 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £319
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.49%
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
7548 6541 6311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.32% 13.07% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5239 4310 4169
Median daily rate £435 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 115 140
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £45.00 £49.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +7 66 £475 +5.55% 16
South East -24 12 £350 -12.50% 5
Yorkshire - 8 £425 - 3
East of England +12 6 £400 -11.11%
North West -15 6 £388 +82.35% 2
North East - 2 £313 - 1
East Midlands +4 1 £310 - 3
South West -6 1 £375 -6.25% 3
West Midlands -14 1 £375 +7.91% 3
Xcode
UK

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 141 (88.13%) Apple iOS
2 129 (80.63%) iOS Development
2 129 (80.63%) Objective-C
3 102 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (45.63%) Cocoa
5 70 (43.75%) TDD
6 65 (40.63%) Scrum
7 61 (38.13%) iPhone
8 60 (37.50%) Apple Swift
9 56 (35.00%) iPad
10 53 (33.13%) BDD
11 52 (32.50%) RESTful
12 50 (31.25%) User Experience
13 49 (30.63%) Mobile Development
14 41 (25.63%) Unit Testing
15 38 (23.75%) JSON
15 38 (23.75%) OO
16 36 (22.50%) Mobile App
17 31 (19.38%) iOS SDK
17 31 (19.38%) Android
18 29 (18.13%) Git (software)
18 29 (18.13%) XML
18 29 (18.13%) Apple
18 29 (18.13%) Degree
19 27 (16.88%) OOD
20 26 (16.25%) Web Services
20 26 (16.25%) Java
20 26 (16.25%) Computer Science
21 24 (15.00%) Cocoa Touch
22 21 (13.13%) JavaScript

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 8 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.75%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) GitHub
2 2 (1.25%) iTunes
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.38%) HTTP
2 2 (1.25%) Network Security
3 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.63%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.38%) SQLite
2 4 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.25%) Big Data
4 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (18.13%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.38%) Appium
3 7 (4.38%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.13%) Android Studio
4 5 (3.13%) CocoaPods
4 5 (3.13%) Selenium
4 5 (3.13%) Subversion
4 5 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.50%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.50%) Maven
5 4 (2.50%) Robotium
6 3 (1.88%) Calabash
6 3 (1.88%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.88%) Gradle
6 3 (1.88%) JIRA
7 2 (1.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.25%) eggPlant
7 2 (1.25%) JUnit
7 2 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (6.88%) Publishing
2 9 (5.63%) Finance
3 7 (4.38%) Games
4 5 (3.13%) Banking
5 2 (1.25%) Back Office
5 2 (1.25%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 142 (88.75%) Developer
2 119 (74.38%) iOS Developer
3 28 (17.50%) Senior Developer
4 27 (16.88%) Senior iOS Developer
5 21 (13.13%) Objective-C Developer
6 16 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 11 (6.88%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (3.75%) C++ Developer
8 6 (3.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 5 (3.13%) Android Developer
9 5 (3.13%) Designer
9 5 (3.13%) iOS Android Developer
10 4 (2.50%) E-Commerce Developer
10 4 (2.50%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.50%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.50%) Mobile Tester
10 4 (2.50%) QA Engineer
10 4 (2.50%) Tester
10 4 (2.50%) UI Designer
11 3 (1.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (45.63%) Cocoa
2 52 (32.50%) RESTful
3 38 (23.75%) JSON
4 31 (19.38%) iOS SDK
5 29 (18.13%) XML
6 26 (16.25%) Web Services
7 24 (15.00%) Cocoa Touch
8 15 (9.38%) HTML
9 13 (8.13%) REST
9 13 (8.13%) SOAP
10 12 (7.50%) HTML5
11 11 (6.88%) .NET
12 10 (6.25%) CSS
13 9 (5.63%) jQuery
14 8 (5.00%) OpenGL
15 7 (4.38%) AngularJS
16 6 (3.75%) Android SDK
16 6 (3.75%) ATL
16 6 (3.75%) POCO
16 6 (3.75%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 61 (38.13%) iPhone
2 56 (35.00%) iPad
3 50 (31.25%) User Experience
4 36 (22.50%) Mobile App
5 26 (16.25%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.75%) Smartphone
7 5 (3.13%) Animation
7 5 (3.13%) Fintech
8 4 (2.50%) NHS
8 4 (2.50%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.25%) Apple TV
10 2 (1.25%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.25%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.25%) Social Media
11 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.63%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 141 (88.13%) Apple iOS
2 31 (19.38%) Android
3 13 (8.13%) Windows
4 6 (3.75%) Linux
4 6 (3.75%) Unix
4 6 (3.75%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.88%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (80.63%) iOS Development
2 102 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (43.75%) TDD
4 65 (40.63%) Scrum
5 53 (33.13%) BDD
6 49 (30.63%) Mobile Development
7 41 (25.63%) Unit Testing
8 38 (23.75%) OO
9 27 (16.88%) OOD
10 15 (9.38%) Android Development
11 10 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.25%) Multithreading
12 9 (5.63%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.00%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.38%) Memory Management
14 7 (4.38%) OOP
14 7 (4.38%) Pair Programming
15 6 (3.75%) Content Management
15 6 (3.75%) User Stories
15 6 (3.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (80.63%) Objective-C
2 60 (37.50%) Apple Swift
3 26 (16.25%) Java
4 21 (13.13%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.63%) C++
6 7 (4.38%) C
7 5 (3.13%) Ruby
8 4 (2.50%) C#
9 3 (1.88%) Groovy
9 3 (1.88%) PHP
9 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.88%) SQL
10 2 (1.25%) Python
11 1 (0.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (18.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.25%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (18.13%) Apple
2 4 (2.50%) Google
2 4 (2.50%) Xamarin
3 3 (1.88%) DevExpress
3 3 (1.88%) Telerik
4 2 (1.25%) Appcelerator
4 2 (1.25%) Endeca
4 2 (1.25%) hybris
4 2 (1.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe
5 1 (0.63%) Intershop
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.63%) PayPal
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