The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Xcode
England / London
Rank 379 374 316
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -58
Contract jobs citing Xcode 29 38 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.85% 1.19% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 68
Median daily rate £380 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £299 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £17.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+108.57% -51.38%

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
3429 3181 3103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.63% 15.41% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2497 2379 2393
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £342 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £26.39 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +12.97%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Xcode as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 6 £350 -11.11% 3
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xcode also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 73 (96.05%) Apple iOS
2 57 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 47 (61.84%) Apple Swift
4 45 (59.21%) Objective-C
5 43 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (40.79%) TDD
7 26 (34.21%) Mobile Development
8 25 (32.89%) BDD
8 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
9 24 (31.58%) Android
9 24 (31.58%) Apple
10 23 (30.26%) iPhone
11 22 (28.95%) Cocoa
12 21 (27.63%) Scrum
13 19 (25.00%) Mobile App
14 18 (23.68%) iOS SDK
15 17 (22.37%) Unit Testing
15 17 (22.37%) RESTful
15 17 (22.37%) iPad
16 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (19.74%) REST
17 14 (18.42%) Jenkins
17 14 (18.42%) JSON
18 13 (17.11%) QA
18 13 (17.11%) C++
18 13 (17.11%) Android Studio
19 12 (15.79%) User Experience
19 12 (15.79%) Android Development
19 12 (15.79%) HTML
19 12 (15.79%) JavaScript

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.58%) Confluence
2 3 (3.95%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) Mule
4 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) GitHub
2 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.32%) Google Play
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
1 1 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) MySQL
2 2 (2.63%) Mixpanel
2 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.42%) Jenkins
3 13 (17.11%) Android Studio
4 9 (11.84%) CocoaPods
4 9 (11.84%) Gradle
5 6 (7.89%) Calabash
5 6 (7.89%) JIRA
6 5 (6.58%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (5.26%) Travis CI
8 3 (3.95%) Appium
8 3 (3.95%) git-flow
8 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.63%) Fiddler
9 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.32%) Babel
10 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.32%) GitLab
10 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.95%) Games
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (72.37%) Developer
2 43 (56.58%) iOS Developer
3 9 (11.84%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Objective-C Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Senior iOS Developer
6 6 (7.89%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Lead iOS Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.63%) C Programmer
9 2 (2.63%) C/C++ Programmer
9 2 (2.63%) C++ Games Programmer
9 2 (2.63%) C++ Programmer
9 2 (2.63%) Games Programmer
9 2 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) Cocoa
2 18 (23.68%) iOS SDK
3 17 (22.37%) RESTful
4 15 (19.74%) REST
5 14 (18.42%) JSON
6 12 (15.79%) HTML
7 10 (13.16%) HTML5
7 10 (13.16%) XML
8 9 (11.84%) Core Data
8 9 (11.84%) OpenGL
9 8 (10.53%) Android SDK
9 8 (10.53%) JNI
10 7 (9.21%) .NET
10 7 (9.21%) CSS
11 6 (7.89%) Cocoa Touch
12 4 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 3 (3.95%) Ajax
13 3 (3.95%) Core Animation
13 3 (3.95%) UIKit
14 2 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) iPhone
2 19 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 17 (22.37%) iPad
4 12 (15.79%) User Experience
5 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
6 9 (11.84%) Augmented Reality
7 8 (10.53%) Algorithms
8 6 (7.89%) Apple TV
9 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (6.58%) Fintech
10 4 (5.26%) Animation
11 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
11 3 (3.95%) NHS
12 2 (2.63%) Social Network
12 2 (2.63%) Video on Demand
13 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (1.32%) HTC Vive
13 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
13 1 (1.32%) Oculus Rift
13 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (96.05%) Apple iOS
2 24 (31.58%) Android
3 3 (3.95%) Unix
4 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 43 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (40.79%) TDD
4 26 (34.21%) Mobile Development
5 25 (32.89%) BDD
6 21 (27.63%) Scrum
7 17 (22.37%) Unit Testing
8 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (15.79%) Android Development
9 12 (15.79%) OO
10 10 (13.16%) Cross-Platform Development
10 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.53%) OOD
11 8 (10.53%) Software Engineering
12 7 (9.21%) Test Automation
13 6 (7.89%) Disruptive Innovation
13 6 (7.89%) Pair Programming
14 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (3.95%) Multithreading
14 3 (3.95%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) Apple Swift
2 45 (59.21%) Objective-C
3 13 (17.11%) C++
4 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.47%) C
6 8 (10.53%) C#
6 8 (10.53%) Python
7 3 (3.95%) Java
7 3 (3.95%) Ruby
8 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.63%) SQL
9 1 (1.32%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.32%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) ISEB
2 1 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.26%) yum
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Apple
2 3 (3.95%) Google
3 2 (2.63%) Splunk
3 2 (2.63%) Tealium
4 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com