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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xamarin
Rank 397 409 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 18 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.052% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£408 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 -
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -
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
10611 11288 10316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.10% 45.56% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7281 7451 6438
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 234 299
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.68 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 +28 2 £408 -14.21%
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 30 (78.95%) Android
2 26 (68.42%) C#
3 18 (47.37%) .NET
3 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (47.37%) Mobile App
4 16 (42.11%) Apple iOS
5 14 (36.84%) Android Development
6 13 (34.21%) Web Services
7 10 (26.32%) XML
8 9 (23.68%) Java
8 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
8 9 (23.68%) Scrum
8 9 (23.68%) REST
8 9 (23.68%) JSON
8 9 (23.68%) iOS Development
9 8 (21.05%) Google
9 8 (21.05%) HTML
9 8 (21.05%) OO
10 7 (18.42%) Windows
10 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
10 7 (18.42%) MVC
10 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (15.79%) Android SDK
11 6 (15.79%) OOP
12 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
12 5 (13.16%) SQLite
12 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (13.16%) HTML5
12 5 (13.16%) Windows Phone

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (5.26%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.63%) Mule
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) NUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Xcode
3 2 (5.26%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.63%) Calabash
4 1 (2.63%) Appium
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.53%) Publishing
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Android Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Xamarin Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.16%) iOS Developer
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Android Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Junior
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 13 (34.21%) Web Services
3 10 (26.32%) XML
4 9 (23.68%) REST
4 9 (23.68%) JSON
5 8 (21.05%) HTML
6 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.79%) Android SDK
8 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (10.53%) Xamarin.iOS
9 4 (10.53%) WCF
9 4 (10.53%) CSS
9 4 (10.53%) SOAP
10 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (5.26%) UIKit
11 2 (5.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) iPad
4 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
5 1 (2.63%) GIS
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Android
2 16 (42.11%) Apple iOS
3 7 (18.42%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Android Development
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 9 (23.68%) iOS Development
4 8 (21.05%) OO
5 7 (18.42%) MVC
6 6 (15.79%) OOP
7 5 (13.16%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 4 (10.53%) Web Development
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.26%) MVVM
10 2 (5.26%) Time Management
10 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.26%) ETL
10 2 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C#
2 9 (23.68%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.89%) C
3 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
4 2 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Google
2 2 (5.26%) ESRI
3 1 (2.63%) Apple
3 1 (2.63%) Sencha
3 1 (2.63%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.63%) Facebook
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago