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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 356 300 321
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +21
Contract jobs citing Xcode 52 113 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.59% 3.51% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 78 78
Average daily rate
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£438 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £335 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £467 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.66
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
3274 3223 2892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.31% 14.07% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2356 2320 2102
Average daily rate £440 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £24.90 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £49.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -27 9 £450 +5.88% 6
Wimbledon - 3 £350 -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 114 (92.68%) Apple iOS
2 96 (78.05%) iOS Development
3 81 (65.85%) Objective-C
4 62 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (36.59%) iPhone
6 43 (34.96%) iPad
7 39 (31.71%) Android
8 38 (30.89%) TDD
9 36 (29.27%) OO
10 34 (27.64%) Apple
11 33 (26.83%) JSON
11 33 (26.83%) RESTful
12 30 (24.39%) JavaScript
13 29 (23.58%) User Experience
14 27 (21.95%) Cocoa
15 26 (21.14%) Scrum
15 26 (21.14%) Unit Testing
15 26 (21.14%) Apple Swift
16 25 (20.33%) Mobile App
16 25 (20.33%) BDD
16 25 (20.33%) HTML
17 24 (19.51%) OOD
17 24 (19.51%) Git (software)
18 23 (18.70%) iOS SDK
19 20 (16.26%) Android Development
19 20 (16.26%) Mobile Development
19 20 (16.26%) Web Services
20 19 (15.45%) Cocoa Touch
20 19 (15.45%) HTML5
21 18 (14.63%) XML

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 10 (8.13%) CMS
2 3 (2.44%) IIS
3 2 (1.63%) JBoss
3 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.63%) Confluence
4 1 (0.81%) Node.js
4 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.81%) Drupal
4 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) GitHub
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) HTTP
2 2 (1.63%) UPnP
3 1 (0.81%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.81%) Skype
3 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.25%) MySQL
4 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.82%) CocoaPods
3 15 (12.20%) Android Studio
4 11 (8.94%) Subversion
5 10 (8.13%) Eclipse
6 9 (7.32%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
7 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.07%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.07%) Hudson
8 5 (4.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (4.07%) Calabash
9 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.25%) Maven
10 3 (2.44%) JIRA
11 2 (1.63%) Selenium
11 2 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.63%) CruiseControl
11 2 (1.63%) Ant
General
1 10 (8.13%) Finance
1 10 (8.13%) Publishing
2 5 (4.07%) Banking
3 2 (1.63%) Retail
3 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.63%) Games
3 2 (1.63%) Music Industry
4 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
4 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (90.24%) Developer
2 88 (71.54%) iOS Developer
3 11 (8.94%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (6.50%) Android Developer
5 6 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.07%) Lead Developer
6 5 (4.07%) Senior iOS Developer
7 4 (3.25%) Tester
7 4 (3.25%) Analyst
7 4 (3.25%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.44%) Mobile Tester
9 2 (1.63%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 2 (1.63%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (1.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (1.63%) Applications Developer
9 2 (1.63%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (1.63%) Junior
9 2 (1.63%) .NET Developer
9 2 (1.63%) Junior Developer
9 2 (1.63%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.83%) JSON
1 33 (26.83%) RESTful
2 27 (21.95%) Cocoa
3 25 (20.33%) HTML
4 23 (18.70%) iOS SDK
5 20 (16.26%) Web Services
6 19 (15.45%) HTML5
6 19 (15.45%) Cocoa Touch
7 18 (14.63%) XML
7 18 (14.63%) CSS
8 15 (12.20%) CSS3
9 14 (11.38%) REST
10 12 (9.76%) Core Animation
11 11 (8.94%) Android SDK
12 10 (8.13%) SOAP
13 9 (7.32%) UIKit
14 6 (4.88%) .NET
14 6 (4.88%) Apache Cordova
14 6 (4.88%) PhoneGap
14 6 (4.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 45 (36.59%) iPhone
2 43 (34.96%) iPad
3 29 (23.58%) User Experience
4 25 (20.33%) Mobile App
5 12 (9.76%) Animation
6 5 (4.07%) Video on Demand
7 4 (3.25%) Streaming Video
7 4 (3.25%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.81%) Social Media
10 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 114 (92.68%) Apple iOS
2 39 (31.71%) Android
3 8 (6.50%) Mac OS X
4 6 (4.88%) Windows
5 3 (2.44%) Linux
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (78.05%) iOS Development
2 62 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (30.89%) TDD
4 36 (29.27%) OO
5 26 (21.14%) Scrum
5 26 (21.14%) Unit Testing
6 25 (20.33%) BDD
7 24 (19.51%) OOD
8 20 (16.26%) Android Development
8 20 (16.26%) Mobile Development
9 15 (12.20%) OOP
10 12 (9.76%) Mobile Application Development
10 12 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (8.94%) Pair Programming
11 11 (8.94%) Content Management
12 8 (6.50%) Software Engineering
13 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce
14 5 (4.07%) Analytics
15 3 (2.44%) Test Scripting
15 3 (2.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 81 (65.85%) Objective-C
2 30 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 26 (21.14%) Apple Swift
4 17 (13.82%) Java
5 9 (7.32%) C++
6 8 (6.50%) SQL
6 8 (6.50%) Ruby
7 5 (4.07%) ActionScript
7 5 (4.07%) C#
8 3 (2.44%) C
9 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.63%) PHP
9 2 (1.63%) Scala
10 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.81%) XQuery
10 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.25%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.63%) ISEB
2 2 (1.63%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.38%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (27.64%) Apple
2 6 (4.88%) Google
3 4 (3.25%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.44%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.63%) Sun
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle
6 1 (0.81%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.81%) Perforce
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