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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 343 277 386
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +109
Contract jobs citing Xcode 73 102 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.46% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.21% 3.72% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 84 29
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £273 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3301 2745 2723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.34% 12.49% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2445 2033 1815
Average daily rate £410 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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 16 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 17 £425 +6.25% 6
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 146 (94.19%) Apple iOS
2 124 (80.00%) iOS Development
3 112 (72.26%) Objective-C
4 58 (37.42%) iPhone
5 57 (36.77%) Android
6 55 (35.48%) Mobile App
7 54 (34.84%) iOS SDK
8 53 (34.19%) iPad
9 46 (29.68%) JSON
10 45 (29.03%) OO
11 44 (28.39%) Cocoa
12 41 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (25.81%) Java
14 36 (23.23%) Web Services
15 33 (21.29%) Apple
16 30 (19.35%) TDD
17 29 (18.71%) Scrum
18 26 (16.77%) C++
19 25 (16.13%) OOP
20 24 (15.48%) RESTful
21 23 (14.84%) JavaScript
22 22 (14.19%) HTML
23 21 (13.55%) Git (software)
24 19 (12.26%) Cocoa Touch
24 19 (12.26%) XML
25 18 (11.61%) Python
25 18 (11.61%) Finance
25 18 (11.61%) REST
26 17 (10.97%) Android Development
26 17 (10.97%) Subversion

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (4.52%) CMS
2 5 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.65%) Apache
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (6.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.65%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.03%) GitHub
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.39%) HTTP
2 4 (2.58%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.29%) SSL
4 1 (0.65%) RTSP
4 1 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.65%) FTP
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.58%) MySQL
1 4 (2.58%) SQLite
2 1 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (13.55%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.97%) Subversion
3 10 (6.45%) Mercurial
4 9 (5.81%) Cucumber
4 9 (5.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 8 (5.16%) Calabash
6 7 (4.52%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.87%) Selenium
7 6 (3.87%) JIRA
8 5 (3.23%) Robotium
9 4 (2.58%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.29%) JUnit
10 2 (1.29%) PhoneGap
10 2 (1.29%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.65%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.65%) Hudson
11 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.65%) JMeter
General
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) Publishing
3 13 (8.39%) Retail
4 9 (5.81%) Banking
5 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.94%) Advertising
5 3 (1.94%) Marketing
6 2 (1.29%) Local Government
6 2 (1.29%) Legal
6 2 (1.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 129 (83.23%) Developer
2 115 (74.19%) iOS Developer
3 11 (7.10%) Mobile Developer
3 11 (7.10%) Senior Developer
4 9 (5.81%) Senior iOS Developer
5 6 (3.87%) Applications Architect
5 6 (3.87%) Architect
5 6 (3.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (3.23%) iPhone Developer
7 4 (2.58%) Tester
7 4 (2.58%) Test Engineer
8 3 (1.94%) Android Developer
8 3 (1.94%) iPad Developer
8 3 (1.94%) Applications Developer
9 2 (1.29%) Lead Developer
9 2 (1.29%) Analyst
9 2 (1.29%) Test Analyst
10 1 (0.65%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 1 (0.65%) Mobile Tester
10 1 (0.65%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (34.84%) iOS SDK
2 46 (29.68%) JSON
3 44 (28.39%) Cocoa
4 36 (23.23%) Web Services
5 24 (15.48%) RESTful
6 22 (14.19%) HTML
7 19 (12.26%) Cocoa Touch
7 19 (12.26%) XML
8 18 (11.61%) REST
9 15 (9.68%) HTML5
10 14 (9.03%) UIKit
10 14 (9.03%) CSS
10 14 (9.03%) jQuery
11 9 (5.81%) .NET
12 8 (5.16%) Ajax
12 8 (5.16%) CSS3
13 7 (4.52%) Backbone.js
13 7 (4.52%) DOM
14 6 (3.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (3.87%) HTML5 Boilerplate
Miscellaneous
1 58 (37.42%) iPhone
2 55 (35.48%) Mobile App
3 53 (34.19%) iPad
4 14 (9.03%) Graphic Design
5 9 (5.81%) Open Source
5 9 (5.81%) Social Network
6 8 (5.16%) Social Media
7 7 (4.52%) N-Tier
8 6 (3.87%) Computer Science
9 5 (3.23%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.58%) Blackberry
10 4 (2.58%) Animation
11 2 (1.29%) Streaming Video
11 2 (1.29%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.29%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.65%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 146 (94.19%) Apple iOS
2 57 (36.77%) Android
3 7 (4.52%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.58%) Windows
5 3 (1.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (80.00%) iOS Development
2 45 (29.03%) OO
3 41 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (19.35%) TDD
5 29 (18.71%) Scrum
6 25 (16.13%) OOP
7 17 (10.97%) Android Development
8 16 (10.32%) Software Engineering
9 15 (9.68%) OOD
10 14 (9.03%) Memory Management
10 14 (9.03%) Multithreading
11 13 (8.39%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (7.10%) BDD
14 9 (5.81%) Time Management
15 7 (4.52%) Mobile Application Development
15 7 (4.52%) SOA
16 6 (3.87%) E-Commerce
16 6 (3.87%) MVC
16 6 (3.87%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (72.26%) Objective-C
2 40 (25.81%) Java
3 26 (16.77%) C++
4 23 (14.84%) JavaScript
5 18 (11.61%) Python
6 10 (6.45%) Ruby
7 7 (4.52%) C
8 6 (3.87%) C#
9 4 (2.58%) Perl
9 4 (2.58%) SQL
9 4 (2.58%) Groovy
10 3 (1.94%) PHP
11 2 (1.29%) VBScript
12 1 (0.65%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.58%) ISEB
2 3 (1.94%) Degree
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (21.29%) Apple
2 10 (6.45%) Facebook
3 9 (5.81%) Twitter
4 2 (1.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.29%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.65%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.65%) Sencha
5 1 (0.65%) Google
5 1 (0.65%) IBM
5 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.65%) Cognos
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle
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