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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xamarin
England / London
Rank 366 390 403
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +13
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 36 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.12% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 7
Median daily rate £420 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8301 8744 9652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.92% 40.78% 44.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5597 5727 6365
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 151 188
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.19 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.54% +7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Xamarin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
City of London -2 6 £450 -14.28% 4
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin 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 London region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 45 (63.38%) Apple iOS
2 44 (61.97%) C#
3 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (50.70%) Mobile App
5 35 (49.30%) Android
5 35 (49.30%) .NET
6 23 (32.39%) TDD
7 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
8 20 (28.17%) HTML
9 16 (22.54%) MVC
10 15 (21.13%) CSS
10 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (19.72%) BDD
12 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
13 12 (16.90%) Android Development
13 12 (16.90%) iOS Development
13 12 (16.90%) Mobile Development
13 12 (16.90%) Scrum
14 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
14 11 (15.49%) Finance
14 11 (15.49%) RESTful
14 11 (15.49%) User Experience
14 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (15.49%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (15.49%) Xamarin.iOS
15 10 (14.08%) HTML5
15 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
15 10 (14.08%) Visual Studio
16 9 (12.68%) SQL Server

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (4.23%) CMS
1 3 (4.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
2 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.41%) Documentum
3 1 (1.41%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.45%) GitHub
4 4 (5.63%) Google Play
5 2 (2.82%) CloudBees
5 2 (2.82%) IaaS
5 2 (2.82%) iTunes
5 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.82%) PaaS
6 1 (1.41%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.82%) Extranet
2 2 (2.82%) Intranet
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) SQLite
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.08%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.45%) JIRA
4 5 (7.04%) Axure RP
4 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.04%) Selenium
5 4 (5.63%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (4.23%) Appium
6 3 (4.23%) Calabash
6 3 (4.23%) JBehave
7 2 (2.82%) Android Studio
7 2 (2.82%) Capybara
7 2 (2.82%) JUnit
7 2 (2.82%) QUnit
7 2 (2.82%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.82%) TestRail
7 2 (2.82%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (90.14%) Developer
2 46 (64.79%) Xamarin Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Mobile Developer
4 16 (22.54%) .NET Developer
5 14 (19.72%) Applications Developer
5 14 (19.72%) C# Developer
6 13 (18.31%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 10 (14.08%) Android Developer
8 9 (12.68%) iOS Developer
9 8 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (9.86%) iOS Android Developer
10 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Cloud Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (5.63%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (5.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 3 (4.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 3 (4.23%) Senior Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (49.30%) .NET
2 20 (28.17%) HTML
3 15 (21.13%) CSS
4 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
4 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (15.49%) RESTful
4 11 (15.49%) Xamarin.iOS
5 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
5 10 (14.08%) HTML5
6 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (11.27%) JSON
7 8 (11.27%) Web Services
8 7 (9.86%) REST
8 7 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (8.45%) PhoneGap
9 6 (8.45%) React
9 6 (8.45%) WPF
10 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
10 5 (7.04%) iOS SDK
10 5 (7.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (50.70%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.49%) User Experience
3 4 (5.63%) Fintech
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.82%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) iPad
5 1 (1.41%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 45 (63.38%) Apple iOS
2 35 (49.30%) Android
3 5 (7.04%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) TDD
3 16 (22.54%) MVC
4 14 (19.72%) BDD
5 12 (16.90%) Android Development
5 12 (16.90%) iOS Development
5 12 (16.90%) Mobile Development
5 12 (16.90%) Scrum
6 11 (15.49%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (7.04%) DevOps
7 5 (7.04%) MVVM
8 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.63%) OO
8 4 (5.63%) SOLID
8 4 (5.63%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.23%) Cross-Platform Development
9 3 (4.23%) Data Management
9 3 (4.23%) Open Source
9 3 (4.23%) Requirements Management
9 3 (4.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.97%) C#
2 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.86%) Objective-C
4 6 (8.45%) Java
4 6 (8.45%) SQL
5 5 (7.04%) C
5 5 (7.04%) C++
5 5 (7.04%) XAML
6 3 (4.23%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.82%) Ruby
7 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) ISEB
2 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Google
3 3 (4.23%) Kony
3 3 (4.23%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.23%) Telerik
4 2 (2.82%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.82%) HP
4 2 (2.82%) Splunk
5 1 (1.41%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.41%) Apple
5 1 (1.41%) Sencha