The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 31 March 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 337 340 282
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -58
Contract jobs citing Xcode 66 68 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 2.15% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 51 78
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £296
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £44.00
Xcode
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3104 3160 2606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.16% 13.74% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2195 2321 1928
Average daily rate £425 £401 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in London

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in London

Xcode
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xcode across the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Xcode Daily Rate Histogram in London

Xcode
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the London region.

Xcode Hourly Rate Trend in London

Xcode
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 Xcode within the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 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 +18 15 £375 -9.14% 10
Twickenham - - - -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Xcode 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 Xcode.

1 135 (87.66%) Apple iOS
2 115 (74.68%) iOS Development
3 76 (49.35%) Objective-C
4 63 (40.91%) iPad
5 62 (40.26%) iPhone
5 62 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (30.52%) Android
7 39 (25.32%) JavaScript
8 36 (23.38%) OO
9 35 (22.73%) JSON
9 35 (22.73%) User Experience
10 32 (20.78%) HTML
11 30 (19.48%) Cocoa
12 29 (18.83%) Apple
13 26 (16.88%) HTML5
13 26 (16.88%) RESTful
14 25 (16.23%) iOS SDK
14 25 (16.23%) TDD
15 24 (15.58%) CSS
15 24 (15.58%) Mobile Development
16 21 (13.64%) XML
16 21 (13.64%) Mobile App
17 20 (12.99%) Cocoa Touch
18 17 (11.04%) Computer Science
18 17 (11.04%) Software Engineering
18 17 (11.04%) Scrum
19 16 (10.39%) C++
19 16 (10.39%) Java
19 16 (10.39%) CSS3
20 15 (9.74%) Web Services

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Xcode 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 Xcode. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.25%) CMS
2 2 (1.30%) JBoss
2 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.30%) Confluence
3 1 (0.65%) Node.js
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.65%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.65%) Drupal
3 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.65%) WordPress
3 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.65%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) GitHub
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.14%) HTTP
2 4 (2.60%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.95%) Internet
3 3 (1.95%) VPN
4 2 (1.30%) Firewall
4 2 (1.30%) UPnP
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.95%) MySQL
3 2 (1.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (8.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.55%) Android Studio
3 6 (3.90%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.90%) Calabash
3 6 (3.90%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.25%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.25%) Subversion
5 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.60%) JIRA
5 4 (2.60%) Selenium
6 3 (1.95%) Maven
6 3 (1.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.30%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.30%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.30%) Gradle
7 2 (1.30%) Hudson
7 2 (1.30%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.30%) Ant
General
1 8 (5.19%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Publishing
2 7 (4.55%) Marketing
3 6 (3.90%) Banking
4 5 (3.25%) Retail
5 4 (2.60%) Games
6 3 (1.95%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.95%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.95%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (84.42%) Developer
2 106 (68.83%) iOS Developer
3 12 (7.79%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (3.90%) Android Developer
4 6 (3.90%) Tester
5 5 (3.25%) Lead Developer
5 5 (3.25%) Mobile Tester
6 4 (2.60%) Test Engineer
6 4 (2.60%) Analyst
6 4 (2.60%) Test Analyst
6 4 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (1.95%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (1.95%) Designer
7 3 (1.95%) QA Tester
7 3 (1.95%) SQL Developer
7 3 (1.95%) C Developer
7 3 (1.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (1.95%) C++ Developer
8 2 (1.30%) Mac Developer
8 2 (1.30%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.73%) JSON
2 32 (20.78%) HTML
3 30 (19.48%) Cocoa
4 26 (16.88%) RESTful
4 26 (16.88%) HTML5
5 25 (16.23%) iOS SDK
6 24 (15.58%) CSS
7 21 (13.64%) XML
8 20 (12.99%) Cocoa Touch
9 16 (10.39%) CSS3
10 15 (9.74%) Web Services
11 13 (8.44%) Android SDK
12 12 (7.79%) Ajax
13 9 (5.84%) jQuery
13 9 (5.84%) Core Animation
13 9 (5.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (5.84%) Backbone.js
14 6 (3.90%) UIKit
14 6 (3.90%) DOM
14 6 (3.90%) HTML5 Boilerplate
Miscellaneous
1 63 (40.91%) iPad
2 62 (40.26%) iPhone
3 35 (22.73%) User Experience
4 21 (13.64%) Mobile App
5 17 (11.04%) Computer Science
6 11 (7.14%) Animation
6 11 (7.14%) Social Media
7 4 (2.60%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.95%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.95%) Social Network
9 2 (1.30%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.30%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.65%) Kindle
10 1 (0.65%) New Media
10 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.65%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 135 (87.66%) Apple iOS
2 47 (30.52%) Android
3 13 (8.44%) Mac OS X
4 5 (3.25%) Windows
5 3 (1.95%) Linux
6 1 (0.65%) UNIX
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) webOS
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (74.68%) iOS Development
2 62 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (23.38%) OO
4 25 (16.23%) TDD
5 24 (15.58%) Mobile Development
6 17 (11.04%) Scrum
6 17 (11.04%) Software Engineering
7 14 (9.09%) OOD
7 14 (9.09%) BDD
8 13 (8.44%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.79%) Multithreading
9 12 (7.79%) Android Development
10 11 (7.14%) OOP
11 10 (6.49%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.49%) Memory Management
12 7 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (4.55%) Web Design
12 7 (4.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 76 (49.35%) Objective-C
2 39 (25.32%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.39%) C++
3 16 (10.39%) Java
4 12 (7.79%) Ruby
5 10 (6.49%) SQL
6 8 (5.19%) C#
7 3 (1.95%) C
7 3 (1.95%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.30%) Scala
8 2 (1.30%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) XQuery
9 1 (0.65%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (8.44%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.30%) ISEB
2 2 (1.30%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.79%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (18.83%) Apple
2 5 (3.25%) Facebook
2 5 (3.25%) Twitter
3 4 (2.60%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.95%) Oracle
4 3 (1.95%) Google
5 2 (1.30%) Sun
5 2 (1.30%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.65%) Sencha
6 1 (0.65%) Symbian
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe
6 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.65%) Perforce
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