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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 344 332 297
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -35
Contract jobs citing Xcode 64 81 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.06% 2.59% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 63 82
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£423 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
3111 3126 2747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.97% 13.22% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2180 2310 2049
Average daily rate £425 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.20 £21.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £127.50 £58.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +17 18 £394 -7.35% 8
Osterley - 2 £490 -
Hounslow - 1 £490 -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 132 (89.19%) Apple iOS
2 108 (72.97%) iOS Development
3 75 (50.68%) Objective-C
4 60 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (37.16%) iPad
6 54 (36.49%) iPhone
7 49 (33.11%) Android
8 41 (27.70%) JavaScript
9 33 (22.30%) OO
10 32 (21.62%) HTML
10 32 (21.62%) Apple
10 32 (21.62%) JSON
11 30 (20.27%) Cocoa
12 29 (19.59%) TDD
13 28 (18.92%) iOS SDK
14 27 (18.24%) User Experience
14 27 (18.24%) Mobile Development
15 26 (17.57%) HTML5
15 26 (17.57%) RESTful
16 25 (16.89%) CSS
17 23 (15.54%) Mobile App
18 20 (13.51%) Apple Swift
18 20 (13.51%) XML
19 19 (12.84%) Java
19 19 (12.84%) Scrum
19 19 (12.84%) CSS3
20 18 (12.16%) Cocoa Touch
21 17 (11.49%) Software Engineering
22 16 (10.81%) Android SDK
23 15 (10.14%) Android Development

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (4.05%) CMS
2 2 (1.35%) JBoss
2 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.35%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) Node.js
3 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.68%) WordPress
3 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.68%) Drupal
3 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) GitHub
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.43%) HTTP
2 3 (2.03%) Internet
2 3 (2.03%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.35%) VPN
3 2 (1.35%) UPnP
3 2 (1.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) Skype
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.03%) MySQL
3 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (9.46%) Git (software)
1 14 (9.46%) CocoaPods
2 12 (8.11%) Android Studio
3 9 (6.08%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.38%) Calabash
5 5 (3.38%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (3.38%) Subversion
6 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.70%) Maven
6 4 (2.70%) Selenium
6 4 (2.70%) Hudson
7 3 (2.03%) JIRA
8 2 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.35%) Ant
8 2 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.35%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (6.76%) Finance
2 8 (5.41%) Publishing
3 6 (4.05%) Banking
4 5 (3.38%) Retail
5 4 (2.70%) Games
6 3 (2.03%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.03%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.03%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 125 (84.46%) Developer
2 99 (66.89%) iOS Developer
3 15 (10.14%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (6.08%) Android Developer
5 7 (4.73%) Lead Developer
6 5 (3.38%) Tester
7 4 (2.70%) Senior Developer
7 4 (2.70%) Analyst
7 4 (2.70%) Test Analyst
7 4 (2.70%) Test Engineer
7 4 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (2.70%) Mobile Tester
8 3 (2.03%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (2.03%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (2.03%) SQL Developer
8 3 (2.03%) C Developer
8 3 (2.03%) C++ Developer
8 3 (2.03%) Junior
9 2 (1.35%) Junior Developer
9 2 (1.35%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.62%) HTML
1 32 (21.62%) JSON
2 30 (20.27%) Cocoa
3 28 (18.92%) iOS SDK
4 26 (17.57%) HTML5
4 26 (17.57%) RESTful
5 25 (16.89%) CSS
6 20 (13.51%) XML
7 19 (12.84%) CSS3
8 18 (12.16%) Cocoa Touch
9 16 (10.81%) Android SDK
10 15 (10.14%) Web Services
11 10 (6.76%) Core Animation
12 9 (6.08%) jQuery
12 9 (6.08%) Backbone.js
12 9 (6.08%) Ajax
13 6 (4.05%) DOM
13 6 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (4.05%) UIKit
13 6 (4.05%) HTML5 Boilerplate
Miscellaneous
1 55 (37.16%) iPad
2 54 (36.49%) iPhone
3 27 (18.24%) User Experience
4 23 (15.54%) Mobile App
5 12 (8.11%) Animation
6 11 (7.43%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.70%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.70%) Social Media
8 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.03%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.03%) Social Network
9 2 (1.35%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.68%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.68%) New Media
10 1 (0.68%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.68%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 132 (89.19%) Apple iOS
2 49 (33.11%) Android
3 13 (8.78%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.70%) Linux
5 3 (2.03%) Windows
6 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (72.97%) iOS Development
2 60 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.30%) OO
4 29 (19.59%) TDD
5 27 (18.24%) Mobile Development
6 19 (12.84%) Scrum
7 17 (11.49%) Software Engineering
8 15 (10.14%) Android Development
8 15 (10.14%) BDD
8 15 (10.14%) Unit Testing
8 15 (10.14%) OOP
9 14 (9.46%) OOD
10 11 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.76%) Multithreading
12 9 (6.08%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (6.08%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.41%) Memory Management
14 7 (4.73%) Pair Programming
14 7 (4.73%) Systems Analysis
15 6 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 75 (50.68%) Objective-C
2 41 (27.70%) JavaScript
3 20 (13.51%) Apple Swift
4 19 (12.84%) Java
5 15 (10.14%) C++
6 12 (8.11%) Ruby
7 9 (6.08%) SQL
8 8 (5.41%) C#
9 4 (2.70%) C
10 3 (2.03%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.35%) PHP
11 2 (1.35%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.68%) XPath
12 1 (0.68%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (6.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.35%) ISEB
2 2 (1.35%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.46%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (21.62%) Apple
2 4 (2.70%) Google
2 4 (2.70%) Facebook
2 4 (2.70%) Twitter
2 4 (2.70%) Appcelerator
2 4 (2.70%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.35%) Sun
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle
4 1 (0.68%) Perforce
4 1 (0.68%) SAP
4 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe
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