The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 306 319 352
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +33
Contract jobs citing Xcode 113 94 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.26% 3.01% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 83 39
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.66 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -46.68%
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3471 3125 3000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.77% 12.87% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2514 2246 2046
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 30
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.75 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +21.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.77 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.70 £59.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Xcode
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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
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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 +27 28 £425 +13.33% 5
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 190 (95.48%) Apple iOS
2 170 (85.43%) iOS Development
3 144 (72.36%) Objective-C
4 81 (40.70%) iPhone
5 75 (37.69%) iPad
6 68 (34.17%) Android
7 65 (32.66%) iOS SDK
7 65 (32.66%) JSON
8 64 (32.16%) Cocoa
9 53 (26.63%) HTML
10 51 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (25.13%) Web Services
12 48 (24.12%) XML
12 48 (24.12%) OO
13 47 (23.62%) Mobile App
14 44 (22.11%) JavaScript
15 39 (19.60%) Cocoa Touch
16 34 (17.09%) Apple
17 33 (16.58%) RESTful
17 33 (16.58%) HTML5
18 32 (16.08%) Git (software)
19 30 (15.08%) Java
20 27 (13.57%) CSS
20 27 (13.57%) Android Development
21 26 (13.07%) OOP
22 23 (11.56%) Scrum
22 23 (11.56%) Facebook
23 21 (10.55%) Software Engineering
24 19 (9.55%) Retail
25 17 (8.54%) TDD

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.02%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (3.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.51%) CMS
4 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) GitHub
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.04%) HTTP
2 13 (6.53%) HTTPS
3 6 (3.02%) SSL
4 5 (2.51%) VPN
5 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.50%) FTP
5 1 (0.50%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.02%) MySQL
2 5 (2.51%) SQLite
3 3 (1.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 32 (16.08%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.53%) Calabash
3 11 (5.53%) JIRA
4 10 (5.03%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.52%) Subversion
6 7 (3.52%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.52%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (2.51%) JUnit
8 4 (2.01%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.01%) Hudson
9 3 (1.51%) PhoneGap
9 3 (1.51%) Robotium
9 3 (1.51%) Selenium
10 2 (1.01%) Introscope
10 2 (1.01%) JMeter
10 2 (1.01%) NUnit
10 2 (1.01%) Capybara
10 2 (1.01%) RubyMine
10 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.01%) Ranorex
General
1 19 (9.55%) Retail
2 14 (7.04%) Finance
3 10 (5.03%) Publishing
4 6 (3.02%) Marketing
4 6 (3.02%) Banking
5 5 (2.51%) Back Office
6 4 (2.01%) Legal
7 3 (1.51%) Advertising
8 2 (1.01%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 171 (85.93%) Developer
2 164 (82.41%) iOS Developer
3 13 (6.53%) Tester
4 9 (4.52%) Mobile Tester
5 8 (4.02%) Senior iOS Developer
5 8 (4.02%) Senior Developer
6 7 (3.52%) iPhone Developer
6 7 (3.52%) Android Developer
7 5 (2.51%) Lead Developer
8 4 (2.01%) Junior
8 4 (2.01%) Junior Developer
8 4 (2.01%) Junior iOS Developer
9 3 (1.51%) iPad Developer
9 3 (1.51%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (1.51%) Test Engineer
9 3 (1.51%) Analyst
9 3 (1.51%) Test Analyst
9 3 (1.51%) Web Developer
10 2 (1.01%) Consultant
10 2 (1.01%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (32.66%) JSON
1 65 (32.66%) iOS SDK
2 64 (32.16%) Cocoa
3 53 (26.63%) HTML
4 50 (25.13%) Web Services
5 48 (24.12%) XML
6 39 (19.60%) Cocoa Touch
7 33 (16.58%) RESTful
7 33 (16.58%) HTML5
8 27 (13.57%) CSS
9 17 (8.54%) CSS3
10 12 (6.03%) UIKit
11 11 (5.53%) Android SDK
11 11 (5.53%) REST
12 7 (3.52%) .NET
13 5 (2.51%) Ajax
13 5 (2.51%) jQuery
13 5 (2.51%) Core Animation
14 4 (2.01%) Xamarin.iOS
15 3 (1.51%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 81 (40.70%) iPhone
2 75 (37.69%) iPad
3 47 (23.62%) Mobile App
4 14 (7.04%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.02%) Social Media
6 7 (3.52%) Social Network
7 6 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.51%) Augmented Reality
8 5 (2.51%) Streaming Video
8 5 (2.51%) Graphic Design
8 5 (2.51%) Animation
9 4 (2.01%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.01%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.51%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.01%) DTV
11 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.01%) STB
11 2 (1.01%) Video on Demand
11 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 190 (95.48%) Apple iOS
2 68 (34.17%) Android
3 5 (2.51%) Windows
4 4 (2.01%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.51%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.01%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (1.01%) UNIX
6 2 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (85.43%) iOS Development
2 51 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (24.12%) OO
4 27 (13.57%) Android Development
5 26 (13.07%) OOP
6 23 (11.56%) Scrum
7 21 (10.55%) Software Engineering
8 17 (8.54%) TDD
9 15 (7.54%) Memory Management
10 13 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.03%) E-Commerce
12 10 (5.03%) BDD
12 10 (5.03%) Kanban
13 9 (4.52%) Systems Analysis
14 8 (4.02%) Unit Testing
15 6 (3.02%) Test Scripting
15 6 (3.02%) MVC
16 5 (2.51%) Test Automation
16 5 (2.51%) Mobile Application Development
17 4 (2.01%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (72.36%) Objective-C
2 44 (22.11%) JavaScript
3 30 (15.08%) Java
4 16 (8.04%) C++
5 13 (6.53%) Ruby
6 11 (5.53%) C#
7 8 (4.02%) SQL
8 5 (2.51%) C
8 5 (2.51%) Python
9 4 (2.01%) PHP
10 3 (1.51%) VBA
10 3 (1.51%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.01%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.50%) VBScript
12 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (6.03%) Degree
2 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (17.09%) Apple
2 23 (11.56%) Facebook
3 9 (4.52%) Twitter
4 3 (1.51%) MobileIron
4 3 (1.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.01%) Cognos
5 2 (1.01%) IBM
5 2 (1.01%) Perforce
5 2 (1.01%) Google
5 2 (1.01%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.01%) Splunk
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle
6 1 (0.50%) Sencha
6 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe
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