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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xamarin
Rank 417 415 432
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 15 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.054% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.12% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 2
Average daily rate £475 £400 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -21.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +30.90%
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
9460 9947 10299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.10% 44.35% 44.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6407 6428 6720
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 227 207
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £42.00 £33.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +41 2 £525 +50.00% 1
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 25 (71.43%) Android
2 18 (51.43%) Mobile Development
3 16 (45.71%) Mobile App
3 16 (45.71%) C#
3 16 (45.71%) .NET
4 12 (34.29%) Apple iOS
5 10 (28.57%) LINQ
6 9 (25.71%) Memory Management
6 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) TDD
8 7 (20.00%) BDD
8 7 (20.00%) iOS Development
9 6 (17.14%) Android Development
9 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.14%) Web Services
10 5 (14.29%) MVC
10 5 (14.29%) Finance
10 5 (14.29%) Scrum
10 5 (14.29%) Degree
11 4 (11.43%) Appium
11 4 (11.43%) Apple Swift
11 4 (11.43%) Moq
11 4 (11.43%) JSON
11 4 (11.43%) Xcode
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
11 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
12 3 (8.57%) HTML
12 3 (8.57%) XML
12 3 (8.57%) Unix
12 3 (8.57%) SAP

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (5.71%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) Kentico
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.86%) Power BI
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Appium
1 4 (11.43%) Moq
1 4 (11.43%) Xcode
2 3 (8.57%) Calabash
2 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) NUnit
2 3 (8.57%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (8.57%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
2 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.86%) NSubstitute
4 1 (2.86%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Publishing
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Xamarin Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.29%) iOS Developer
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Android Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Developer in Test
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Mobile Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Android Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) LINQ
3 6 (17.14%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.43%) JSON
5 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (8.57%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) Gherkin
5 3 (8.57%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) jQuery
5 3 (8.57%) RESTful
5 3 (8.57%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) CSS3
6 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) REST
6 2 (5.71%) Velocity
6 2 (5.71%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.57%) Video on Demand
3 2 (5.71%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Android
2 12 (34.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Mobile Development
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Memory Management
3 8 (22.86%) TDD
4 7 (20.00%) BDD
4 7 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 6 (17.14%) Android Development
6 5 (14.29%) MVC
6 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) ATDD
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.57%) Kanban
7 3 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum-ban
7 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) Apple Swift
2 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) Objective-C
3 3 (8.57%) Ruby
3 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCSA
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.86%) Kibana
2 1 (2.86%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.57%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Google
2 1 (2.86%) Kony
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago