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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xamarin
Rank 407 406 433
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 21 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.082% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.18% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 1
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£410 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -
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
10324 11079 11483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.86% 45.53% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6809 6966 7371
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 236 261
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.05 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 +5 4 £438 -10.25%
Hounslow - 1 £405 -
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 24 (66.67%) C#
2 21 (58.33%) .NET
2 21 (58.33%) Apple iOS
3 20 (55.56%) REST
4 15 (41.67%) Android
5 14 (38.89%) Mobile App
6 13 (36.11%) iOS Development
6 13 (36.11%) HTML
6 13 (36.11%) Mobile Development
7 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.78%) XML
7 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.78%) JSON
8 9 (25.00%) CSS
8 9 (25.00%) Windows
9 8 (22.22%) MVC
9 8 (22.22%) BDD
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (19.44%) Android Development
10 7 (19.44%) TDD
11 6 (16.67%) Scrum
11 6 (16.67%) Objective-C
11 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 6 (16.67%) SOAP
11 6 (16.67%) Web Services
11 6 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (13.89%) User Experience
12 5 (13.89%) Azure SQL Database

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.78%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (11.11%) SQLite
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (5.56%) Calabash
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) Appium
4 1 (2.78%) eggPlant
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.78%) Capybara
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) JMeter
4 1 (2.78%) Xcode
General
1 4 (11.11%) Back Office
1 4 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Applications Developer
4 9 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) iOS Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Xamarin Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.78%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) REST
3 13 (36.11%) HTML
4 10 (27.78%) JSON
4 10 (27.78%) XML
5 9 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (16.67%) SOAP
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) Cocoa
7 5 (13.89%) HTML5
7 5 (13.89%) Cocoa Touch
8 4 (11.11%) PhoneGap
8 4 (11.11%) iOS SDK
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.78%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (2.78%) MEAP
11 1 (2.78%) Meteor
11 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.56%) iPad
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) iPhone
5 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.78%) EFT
5 1 (2.78%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 15 (41.67%) Android
3 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) iOS Development
1 13 (36.11%) Mobile Development
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) MVC
3 8 (22.22%) BDD
4 7 (19.44%) TDD
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (19.44%) Android Development
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (13.89%) Kanban
7 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.56%) Content Management
8 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.78%) Open Source
9 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.78%) V-Model
9 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Coverity
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
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Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago