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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 318 318 277
Rank change year-on-year
0 -41
Contract jobs citing Xcode 92 106 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.70% 3.50% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 81 67
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £350 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+140.00% -
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
3412 3030 2844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.80% 12.49% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2668 2222 2033
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 21
Average hourly rate £55.00 £44.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.90% +5.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £22.05 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +18 25 £400 -3.32% 6
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 196 (91.16%) Apple iOS
2 180 (83.72%) iOS Development
3 134 (62.33%) Objective-C
4 92 (42.79%) iPhone
5 89 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (34.42%) iPad
7 73 (33.95%) JSON
8 67 (31.16%) Android
9 57 (26.51%) XML
10 53 (24.65%) JavaScript
11 52 (24.19%) Cocoa
12 50 (23.26%) HTML
13 46 (21.40%) OO
14 42 (19.53%) iOS SDK
15 40 (18.60%) Web Services
16 39 (18.14%) HTML5
17 37 (17.21%) User Experience
18 33 (15.35%) RESTful
19 29 (13.49%) Cocoa Touch
20 28 (13.02%) Mobile App
20 28 (13.02%) CSS
21 26 (12.09%) Git (software)
22 23 (10.70%) Apple
23 21 (9.77%) Android Development
24 20 (9.30%) Java
24 20 (9.30%) Scrum
25 19 (8.84%) Software Engineering
25 19 (8.84%) CSS3
25 19 (8.84%) Multithreading
26 18 (8.37%) HTTP

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (0.93%) Node.js
2 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Doxygen
2 5 (2.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.37%) HTTP
2 12 (5.58%) HTTPS
3 10 (4.65%) VPN
4 3 (1.40%) Internet
5 2 (0.93%) Firewall
5 2 (0.93%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.26%) MySQL
2 4 (1.86%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.40%) SQLite
4 1 (0.47%) QlikView
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.65%) Subversion
2 10 (4.65%) Calabash
3 8 (3.72%) Appium
4 7 (3.26%) JIRA
5 5 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.86%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.86%) Selenium
7 3 (1.40%) Robotium
7 3 (1.40%) Ranorex
7 3 (1.40%) JUnit
7 3 (1.40%) Introscope
7 3 (1.40%) NUnit
8 2 (0.93%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.93%) Android Studio
8 2 (0.93%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.47%) RubyMine
9 1 (0.47%) FitNesse
General
1 14 (6.51%) Retail
2 13 (6.05%) Finance
3 7 (3.26%) Marketing
3 7 (3.26%) Publishing
4 5 (2.33%) Banking
5 4 (1.86%) Games
6 2 (0.93%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 190 (88.37%) Developer
2 171 (79.53%) iOS Developer
3 10 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (4.19%) Senior Developer
5 8 (3.72%) Senior iOS Developer
6 6 (2.79%) Test Engineer
6 6 (2.79%) Tester
6 6 (2.79%) Junior
6 6 (2.79%) iPhone Developer
6 6 (2.79%) Designer
7 5 (2.33%) Junior iOS Developer
7 5 (2.33%) Mobile Tester
7 5 (2.33%) Junior Developer
7 5 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (1.86%) Lead Developer
8 4 (1.86%) Android Developer
9 3 (1.40%) Mac Developer
9 3 (1.40%) Software Engineer
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Developer
9 3 (1.40%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (33.95%) JSON
2 57 (26.51%) XML
3 52 (24.19%) Cocoa
4 50 (23.26%) HTML
5 42 (19.53%) iOS SDK
6 40 (18.60%) Web Services
7 39 (18.14%) HTML5
8 33 (15.35%) RESTful
9 29 (13.49%) Cocoa Touch
10 28 (13.02%) CSS
11 19 (8.84%) CSS3
12 15 (6.98%) UIKit
13 10 (4.65%) REST
14 8 (3.72%) Ajax
14 8 (3.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (3.26%) Android SDK
15 7 (3.26%) jQuery
16 6 (2.79%) Xamarin.iOS
17 5 (2.33%) Backbone.js
18 4 (1.86%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 92 (42.79%) iPhone
2 74 (34.42%) iPad
3 37 (17.21%) User Experience
4 28 (13.02%) Mobile App
5 16 (7.44%) Computer Science
6 13 (6.05%) Social Media
7 8 (3.72%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (2.33%) Video on Demand
9 5 (2.33%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.33%) Animation
10 4 (1.86%) Streaming Video
11 3 (1.40%) Kindle
11 3 (1.40%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (1.40%) Social Network
11 3 (1.40%) Photography
11 3 (1.40%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 196 (91.16%) Apple iOS
2 67 (31.16%) Android
3 6 (2.79%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.33%) UNIX
5 4 (1.86%) Linux
6 3 (1.40%) Windows
7 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.47%) webOS
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (83.72%) iOS Development
2 89 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (21.40%) OO
4 21 (9.77%) Android Development
5 20 (9.30%) Scrum
6 19 (8.84%) Software Engineering
6 19 (8.84%) Multithreading
7 17 (7.91%) TDD
8 16 (7.44%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
10 14 (6.51%) Memory Management
10 14 (6.51%) BDD
11 12 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (5.12%) OOP
13 10 (4.65%) Test Scripting
14 9 (4.19%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (4.19%) Web Design
15 8 (3.72%) SOA
16 7 (3.26%) Unit Testing
16 7 (3.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 134 (62.33%) Objective-C
2 53 (24.65%) JavaScript
3 20 (9.30%) Java
4 16 (7.44%) C++
5 11 (5.12%) C#
6 10 (4.65%) Ruby
7 5 (2.33%) PHP
7 5 (2.33%) SQL
8 3 (1.40%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.40%) C
9 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (3.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (10.70%) Apple
2 11 (5.12%) Facebook
3 7 (3.26%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.33%) Twitter
5 3 (1.40%) Splunk
5 3 (1.40%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.40%) Perforce
5 3 (1.40%) Google
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle
6 2 (0.93%) Sencha
7 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.47%) Symbian
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago