The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Xamarin.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xamarin
Rank 385 372 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 13 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.097% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Xamarin
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9588 9719 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.39% 45.09% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6391 6290 5561
Average daily rate £425 £425 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 219 277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Xamarin Jobs Demand Trend in London

Xamarin
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Xamarin Daily Rate Trend in London

Xamarin
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xamarin across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Xamarin Daily Rate Histogram in London

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
City of London +14 4 £363 -21.66% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Xamarin 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.

1 21 (67.74%) Android
2 18 (58.06%) Apple iOS
2 18 (58.06%) C#
3 16 (51.61%) .NET
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (38.71%) Mobile App
6 9 (29.03%) iOS Development
6 9 (29.03%) MVC
6 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 8 (25.81%) Web Services
7 8 (25.81%) XML
7 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.81%) OO
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) Android Development
9 6 (19.35%) HTML
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) Windows
9 6 (19.35%) OOP
9 6 (19.35%) Scrum
9 6 (19.35%) REST
9 6 (19.35%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (19.35%) JSON
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Phone
10 5 (16.13%) Google
10 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.90%) Android SDK
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (12.90%) Web Development

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Xamarin 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) ArcGIS
1 2 (6.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) iBeacon
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQLite
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Xcode
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (6.45%) Appium
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) Calabash
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Xamarin Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Android Developer
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) iOS Developer
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Mac Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior iOS Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
9 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Junior
9 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) Web Services
2 8 (25.81%) XML
2 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 6 (19.35%) REST
3 6 (19.35%) JSON
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (12.90%) Android SDK
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.90%) HTML5
6 3 (9.68%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (9.68%) WCF
6 3 (9.68%) CSS
6 3 (9.68%) SOAP
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.45%) Cocoa
7 2 (6.45%) Swing
7 2 (6.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (6.45%) iPad
3 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
4 1 (3.23%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Android
2 18 (58.06%) Apple iOS
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Phone
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) iOS Development
2 9 (29.03%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) Android Development
5 6 (19.35%) OOP
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (12.90%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.45%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) OOD
7 2 (6.45%) ETL
7 2 (6.45%) MVVM
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.23%) BDD
8 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) C
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Google
2 3 (9.68%) Apple
3 2 (6.45%) ESRI
4 1 (3.23%) Sencha
4 1 (3.23%) Facebook
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter
4 1 (3.23%) Appcelerator
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