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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 365 363 350
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Xcode 67 64 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.77% 2.05% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 47 67
Average daily rate £475 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
3775 3127 3098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.40% 13.94% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2771 2186 2304
Average daily rate £463 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 10
Average hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £127.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +32 7 £425 +13.33% 5
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 90 (88.24%) Apple iOS
2 82 (80.39%) iOS Development
3 72 (70.59%) Objective-C
4 70 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (51.96%) Cocoa
6 52 (50.98%) TDD
7 47 (46.08%) Scrum
8 44 (43.14%) Apple Swift
9 40 (39.22%) BDD
9 40 (39.22%) iPhone
9 40 (39.22%) RESTful
10 39 (38.24%) iPad
10 39 (38.24%) User Experience
11 35 (34.31%) Mobile Development
12 29 (28.43%) OO
13 27 (26.47%) Unit Testing
14 24 (23.53%) Android
14 24 (23.53%) JSON
15 23 (22.55%) OOD
16 22 (21.57%) Apple
17 21 (20.59%) iOS SDK
18 19 (18.63%) Degree
19 18 (17.65%) Git (software)
20 17 (16.67%) Computer Science
21 16 (15.69%) Web Services
21 16 (15.69%) XML
21 16 (15.69%) Java
22 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
22 14 (13.73%) HTML
23 13 (12.75%) Android Development

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (6.86%) CMS
2 1 (0.98%) Apache
2 1 (0.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) Node.js
2 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) GitHub
2 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.98%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) SQLite
2 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.98%) Big Data
4 1 (0.98%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.88%) Appium
2 6 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.92%) Selenium
4 4 (3.92%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.94%) JIRA
5 3 (2.94%) Robotium
5 3 (2.94%) Subversion
6 2 (1.96%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.96%) Calabash
6 2 (1.96%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.96%) git-flow
6 2 (1.96%) Gradle
6 2 (1.96%) Grunt
6 2 (1.96%) Maven
6 2 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.96%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.98%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (6.86%) Games
1 7 (6.86%) Publishing
2 1 (0.98%) Banking
2 1 (0.98%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (86.27%) Developer
2 76 (74.51%) iOS Developer
3 20 (19.61%) Senior Developer
3 20 (19.61%) Senior iOS Developer
4 14 (13.73%) Objective-C Developer
5 12 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 9 (8.82%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Designer
7 5 (4.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Android Developer
8 4 (3.92%) iOS Android Developer
8 4 (3.92%) UI Designer
9 3 (2.94%) Developer in Test
9 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Mobile Tester
9 3 (2.94%) QA Automation Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) QA Test Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (51.96%) Cocoa
2 40 (39.22%) RESTful
3 24 (23.53%) JSON
4 21 (20.59%) iOS SDK
5 16 (15.69%) Web Services
5 16 (15.69%) XML
6 14 (13.73%) HTML
7 12 (11.76%) Cocoa Touch
8 11 (10.78%) HTML5
8 11 (10.78%) SOAP
9 8 (7.84%) CSS
10 6 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 6 (5.88%) REST
11 5 (4.90%) jQuery
11 5 (4.90%) Sass
12 4 (3.92%) .NET
12 4 (3.92%) Apache Cordova
12 4 (3.92%) CSS3
12 4 (3.92%) Gherkin
12 4 (3.92%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 40 (39.22%) iPhone
2 39 (38.24%) iPad
2 39 (38.24%) User Experience
3 17 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 12 (11.76%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.90%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.92%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.94%) Fintech
7 3 (2.94%) NHS
8 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.98%) Animation
9 1 (0.98%) BYOD
9 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.98%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.98%) Social Media
9 1 (0.98%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 90 (88.24%) Apple iOS
2 24 (23.53%) Android
3 5 (4.90%) Linux
4 4 (3.92%) Unix
5 3 (2.94%) Windows
6 2 (1.96%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (80.39%) iOS Development
2 70 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (50.98%) TDD
4 47 (46.08%) Scrum
5 40 (39.22%) BDD
6 35 (34.31%) Mobile Development
7 29 (28.43%) OO
8 27 (26.47%) Unit Testing
9 23 (22.55%) OOD
10 13 (12.75%) Android Development
11 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
12 10 (9.80%) Multithreading
13 7 (6.86%) Pair Programming
14 6 (5.88%) Content Management
14 6 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (5.88%) User Stories
15 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
15 5 (4.90%) MVC
15 5 (4.90%) SOLID
15 5 (4.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 72 (70.59%) Objective-C
2 44 (43.14%) Apple Swift
3 16 (15.69%) Java
4 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.90%) C
6 4 (3.92%) Ruby
7 3 (2.94%) C#
7 3 (2.94%) C++
7 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.96%) PHP
9 1 (0.98%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.98%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.98%) Python
9 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (18.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.96%) yum
Vendors
1 22 (21.57%) Apple
2 4 (3.92%) Google
2 4 (3.92%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.94%) DevExpress
3 3 (2.94%) Telerik
4 2 (1.96%) Endeca
4 2 (1.96%) hybris
4 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.98%) Adobe
5 1 (0.98%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.98%) PayPal
5 1 (0.98%) PubNub
London
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 24 days ago