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 16 September 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 291 321 347
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +26
Contract jobs citing Xcode 124 111 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.44% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.43% 3.32% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 85 60
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £321
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 - - -
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
3610 3342 2923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.77% 13.32% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2659 2393 1978
Average daily rate £420 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
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 15 21 21
Average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £20.20 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £59.90 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +15 20 £363 -6.14% 6
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 212 (96.36%) Apple iOS
2 192 (87.27%) iOS Development
3 153 (69.55%) Objective-C
4 94 (42.73%) iPhone
5 84 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (36.36%) iPad
7 75 (34.09%) Android
7 75 (34.09%) JSON
8 70 (31.82%) Cocoa
9 62 (28.18%) iOS SDK
10 61 (27.73%) XML
11 59 (26.82%) HTML
12 54 (24.55%) Web Services
13 49 (22.27%) JavaScript
14 47 (21.36%) Mobile App
15 45 (20.45%) OO
16 43 (19.55%) Cocoa Touch
17 41 (18.64%) Git (software)
18 39 (17.73%) HTML5
18 39 (17.73%) User Experience
19 36 (16.36%) RESTful
20 31 (14.09%) Android Development
21 29 (13.18%) Apple
22 28 (12.73%) CSS
22 28 (12.73%) Java
23 26 (11.82%) Scrum
24 25 (11.36%) Software Engineering
25 22 (10.00%) OOP
26 20 (9.09%) HTTP
27 19 (8.64%) TDD

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (2.73%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (1.36%) CMS
3 2 (0.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (4.55%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.82%) GitHub
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.09%) HTTP
2 16 (7.27%) HTTPS
3 10 (4.55%) VPN
4 5 (2.27%) SSL
5 2 (0.91%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.55%) MySQL
2 5 (2.27%) SQLite
3 4 (1.82%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.91%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 41 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.82%) Subversion
3 11 (5.00%) Calabash
4 8 (3.64%) JIRA
5 7 (3.18%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (3.18%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.82%) JUnit
7 4 (1.82%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.36%) Selenium
8 3 (1.36%) Hudson
8 3 (1.36%) Robotium
9 2 (0.91%) Capybara
9 2 (0.91%) RubyMine
9 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.91%) Introscope
9 2 (0.91%) Ranorex
9 2 (0.91%) NUnit
10 1 (0.45%) JMeter
10 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
General
1 18 (8.18%) Retail
2 16 (7.27%) Finance
3 9 (4.09%) Publishing
4 8 (3.64%) Banking
5 4 (1.82%) Back Office
5 4 (1.82%) Marketing
5 4 (1.82%) Legal
6 3 (1.36%) Advertising
7 2 (0.91%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 192 (87.27%) Developer
2 184 (83.64%) iOS Developer
3 11 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 11 (5.00%) Tester
3 11 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (4.09%) Mobile Tester
5 7 (3.18%) iPhone Developer
6 6 (2.73%) Android Developer
7 5 (2.27%) Junior iOS Developer
7 5 (2.27%) Junior
7 5 (2.27%) Software Engineer
7 5 (2.27%) Lead Developer
7 5 (2.27%) Junior Developer
8 4 (1.82%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (1.36%) iPad Developer
9 3 (1.36%) Test Engineer
9 3 (1.36%) Analyst
9 3 (1.36%) Test Analyst
9 3 (1.36%) Web Developer
10 2 (0.91%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (34.09%) JSON
2 70 (31.82%) Cocoa
3 62 (28.18%) iOS SDK
4 61 (27.73%) XML
5 59 (26.82%) HTML
6 54 (24.55%) Web Services
7 43 (19.55%) Cocoa Touch
8 39 (17.73%) HTML5
9 36 (16.36%) RESTful
10 28 (12.73%) CSS
11 17 (7.73%) REST
11 17 (7.73%) CSS3
12 12 (5.45%) UIKit
13 10 (4.55%) Android SDK
14 6 (2.73%) Xamarin.iOS
15 5 (2.27%) .NET
15 5 (2.27%) jQuery
16 4 (1.82%) Core Animation
16 4 (1.82%) Ajax
17 3 (1.36%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 94 (42.73%) iPhone
2 80 (36.36%) iPad
3 47 (21.36%) Mobile App
4 39 (17.73%) User Experience
5 17 (7.73%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.73%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.27%) Streaming Video
7 5 (2.27%) Animation
7 5 (2.27%) Video on Demand
7 5 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.36%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.36%) Social Media
9 3 (1.36%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (1.36%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.91%) DTV
10 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.91%) Kindle
11 1 (0.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 212 (96.36%) Apple iOS
2 75 (34.09%) Android
3 5 (2.27%) Windows
4 3 (1.36%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.36%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.91%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (0.91%) UNIX
5 2 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (87.27%) iOS Development
2 84 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (20.45%) OO
4 31 (14.09%) Android Development
5 26 (11.82%) Scrum
6 25 (11.36%) Software Engineering
7 22 (10.00%) OOP
8 19 (8.64%) TDD
9 18 (8.18%) Memory Management
10 16 (7.27%) E-Commerce
11 15 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (6.36%) BDD
13 10 (4.55%) Test Scripting
13 10 (4.55%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.09%) Systems Analysis
15 8 (3.64%) Multithreading
15 8 (3.64%) Mobile Application Development
16 7 (3.18%) Kanban
16 7 (3.18%) Test Automation
16 7 (3.18%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 153 (69.55%) Objective-C
2 49 (22.27%) JavaScript
3 28 (12.73%) Java
4 15 (6.82%) C++
5 10 (4.55%) C#
5 10 (4.55%) Ruby
6 7 (3.18%) SQL
7 5 (2.27%) PHP
8 4 (1.82%) C
9 3 (1.36%) Python
10 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.91%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (13.18%) Apple
2 19 (8.64%) Facebook
3 5 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.82%) Google
5 3 (1.36%) Twitter
5 3 (1.36%) MobileIron
6 2 (0.91%) Splunk
6 2 (0.91%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.91%) Perforce
6 2 (0.91%) Cognos
6 2 (0.91%) IBM
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe
7 1 (0.45%) Sencha
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