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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 339 303 304
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +1
Contract jobs citing Xcode 94 122 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.54% 3.38% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 85 96
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£450 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - -
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
3704 3609 3330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.39% 14.84% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2667 2573 2393
Average daily rate £440 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.02% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 15
Average hourly rate £22.12 £45.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.85% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.00 £24.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £190.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -3 8 £419 +4.68% 6
Wimbledon - 1 £325 -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 144 (94.74%) Apple iOS
2 132 (86.84%) iOS Development
3 127 (83.55%) Objective-C
4 92 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (46.71%) iPhone
6 57 (37.50%) OO
7 56 (36.84%) JSON
8 55 (36.18%) TDD
9 52 (34.21%) iPad
10 51 (33.55%) BDD
11 49 (32.24%) Cocoa
11 49 (32.24%) Unit Testing
12 48 (31.58%) Apple
13 47 (30.92%) Apple Swift
14 46 (30.26%) User Experience
14 46 (30.26%) RESTful
15 42 (27.63%) Scrum
16 39 (25.66%) OOD
17 34 (22.37%) iOS SDK
18 33 (21.71%) Git (software)
18 33 (21.71%) Android
19 29 (19.08%) HTML
19 29 (19.08%) Mobile Development
20 28 (18.42%) JavaScript
21 27 (17.76%) UIKit
22 26 (17.11%) REST
22 26 (17.11%) XML
23 25 (16.45%) OOP
23 25 (16.45%) Mobile App
24 24 (15.79%) Android Development

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (11.84%) CMS
2 5 (3.29%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.66%) Drupal
3 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.66%) WordPress
3 1 (0.66%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.26%) HTTP
2 3 (1.97%) UPnP
3 2 (1.32%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.66%) 4G
4 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.29%) SQLite
2 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.32%) MySQL
3 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (21.71%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.50%) Subversion
2 19 (12.50%) CocoaPods
3 12 (7.89%) Android Studio
4 9 (5.92%) Eclipse
5 8 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.29%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.29%) Hudson
7 5 (3.29%) CruiseControl
7 5 (3.29%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.63%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.63%) Calabash
9 3 (1.97%) JIRA
10 2 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.32%) Maven
10 2 (1.32%) Appium
11 1 (0.66%) Ant
11 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
General
1 19 (12.50%) Publishing
2 10 (6.58%) Finance
3 5 (3.29%) Retail
4 3 (1.97%) Games
4 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.32%) Electronics
5 2 (1.32%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.32%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.32%) Marketing
5 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 144 (94.74%) Developer
2 115 (75.66%) iOS Developer
3 24 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 17 (11.18%) Senior iOS Developer
4 17 (11.18%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 6 (3.95%) Android Developer
7 5 (3.29%) Junior Developer
7 5 (3.29%) Junior
8 4 (2.63%) Tester
8 4 (2.63%) .NET Developer
8 4 (2.63%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (1.97%) Mobile Tester
10 2 (1.32%) Junior iOS Developer
10 2 (1.32%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (1.32%) Applications Developer
10 2 (1.32%) Automation Tester
10 2 (1.32%) iPhone Developer
10 2 (1.32%) Programmer
10 2 (1.32%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (36.84%) JSON
2 49 (32.24%) Cocoa
3 46 (30.26%) RESTful
4 34 (22.37%) iOS SDK
5 29 (19.08%) HTML
6 27 (17.76%) UIKit
7 26 (17.11%) REST
7 26 (17.11%) XML
8 23 (15.13%) Web Services
8 23 (15.13%) Cocoa Touch
9 18 (11.84%) CSS
10 15 (9.87%) SOAP
10 15 (9.87%) Core Animation
11 11 (7.24%) HTML5
12 10 (6.58%) CSS3
13 9 (5.92%) jQuery
14 7 (4.61%) Android SDK
15 5 (3.29%) Apache Cordova
15 5 (3.29%) PhoneGap
15 5 (3.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 71 (46.71%) iPhone
2 52 (34.21%) iPad
3 46 (30.26%) User Experience
4 25 (16.45%) Mobile App
5 15 (9.87%) Animation
6 10 (6.58%) Video on Demand
6 10 (6.58%) Smartphone
7 8 (5.26%) Streaming Video
8 5 (3.29%) Apple TV
9 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.97%) Social Media
10 3 (1.97%) Kindle
11 2 (1.32%) DTV
11 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.66%) EMV
12 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 144 (94.74%) Apple iOS
2 33 (21.71%) Android
3 6 (3.95%) Windows
4 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.63%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.66%) UNIX
6 1 (0.66%) Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (86.84%) iOS Development
2 92 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (37.50%) OO
4 55 (36.18%) TDD
5 51 (33.55%) BDD
6 49 (32.24%) Unit Testing
7 42 (27.63%) Scrum
8 39 (25.66%) OOD
9 29 (19.08%) Mobile Development
10 25 (16.45%) OOP
11 24 (15.79%) Android Development
12 19 (12.50%) Content Management
13 18 (11.84%) Pair Programming
14 17 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (7.24%) E-Commerce
16 9 (5.92%) Mobile Application Development
17 8 (5.26%) Software Engineering
18 6 (3.95%) Analytics
19 5 (3.29%) Automation Testing
19 5 (3.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 127 (83.55%) Objective-C
2 47 (30.92%) Apple Swift
3 28 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 23 (15.13%) Java
5 15 (9.87%) C++
6 6 (3.95%) C#
6 6 (3.95%) PHP
6 6 (3.95%) SQL
7 5 (3.29%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.29%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.63%) C
9 3 (1.97%) Ruby
10 2 (1.32%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.66%) PHP5
11 1 (0.66%) Smalltalk
11 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (3.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (31.58%) Apple
2 6 (3.95%) Google
2 6 (3.95%) Appcelerator
3 3 (1.97%) Zend
3 3 (1.97%) SAP
4 1 (0.66%) Adobe
4 1 (0.66%) Xamarin
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day Competitive rates
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Noir Consulting
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 26 days ago