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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 368 311 325
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +14
Contract jobs citing Xcode 57 112 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% 3.24% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 74 84
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £279 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £457 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £22.66
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
3451 3461 3122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.70% 14.72% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2463 2508 2237
Average daily rate £438 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.40%
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 £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 15
Average hourly rate £27.78 £45.00 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.26% +7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £31.25 £37.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.50 £95.25 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -32 5 £363 -14.70% 9
Wimbledon - 3 £350 -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 114 (93.44%) Apple iOS
2 103 (84.43%) iOS Development
3 92 (75.41%) Objective-C
4 70 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (40.98%) iPhone
6 48 (39.34%) iPad
7 42 (34.43%) JSON
8 39 (31.97%) OO
9 38 (31.15%) TDD
10 35 (28.69%) Android
11 34 (27.87%) RESTful
11 34 (27.87%) Unit Testing
12 33 (27.05%) Apple
13 31 (25.41%) Cocoa
13 31 (25.41%) BDD
14 30 (24.59%) User Experience
15 29 (23.77%) Apple Swift
15 29 (23.77%) Git (software)
16 28 (22.95%) Scrum
17 26 (21.31%) OOD
17 26 (21.31%) JavaScript
18 25 (20.49%) HTML
18 25 (20.49%) Android Development
19 24 (19.67%) iOS SDK
20 22 (18.03%) OOP
20 22 (18.03%) Web Services
21 21 (17.21%) Cocoa Touch
21 21 (17.21%) Mobile Development
22 20 (16.39%) CSS
23 19 (15.57%) UIKit

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (9.02%) CMS
2 3 (2.46%) IIS
3 2 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (0.82%) Node.js
4 1 (0.82%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.82%) Drupal
4 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) HTTP
2 2 (1.64%) UPnP
2 2 (1.64%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.82%) Skype
3 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.64%) SQLite
3 2 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (23.77%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.75%) CocoaPods
2 18 (14.75%) Subversion
3 14 (11.48%) Android Studio
4 8 (6.56%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.74%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (3.28%) Hudson
9 3 (2.46%) CruiseControl
9 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.46%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.64%) Maven
10 2 (1.64%) JIRA
10 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.82%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.82%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.82%) Grunt
General
1 12 (9.84%) Publishing
2 8 (6.56%) Finance
3 2 (1.64%) Music Industry
3 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.64%) Games
3 2 (1.64%) Banking
3 2 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (95.90%) Developer
2 89 (72.95%) iOS Developer
3 17 (13.93%) Mobile Developer
4 14 (11.48%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.56%) Android Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Senior iOS Developer
7 4 (3.28%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.46%) Junior Developer
8 3 (2.46%) Junior
9 2 (1.64%) Tester
9 2 (1.64%) Applications Developer
9 2 (1.64%) .NET Developer
9 2 (1.64%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (1.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 1 (0.82%) QA Tester
10 1 (0.82%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (0.82%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (0.82%) Build Engineer
10 1 (0.82%) Programmer
10 1 (0.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.43%) JSON
2 34 (27.87%) RESTful
3 31 (25.41%) Cocoa
4 25 (20.49%) HTML
5 24 (19.67%) iOS SDK
6 22 (18.03%) Web Services
7 21 (17.21%) Cocoa Touch
8 20 (16.39%) CSS
9 19 (15.57%) UIKit
10 17 (13.93%) REST
10 17 (13.93%) XML
11 14 (11.48%) HTML5
12 13 (10.66%) Core Animation
13 12 (9.84%) CSS3
14 10 (8.20%) SOAP
15 8 (6.56%) Android SDK
16 7 (5.74%) jQuery
17 6 (4.92%) Apache Cordova
17 6 (4.92%) PhoneGap
18 5 (4.10%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 50 (40.98%) iPhone
2 48 (39.34%) iPad
3 30 (24.59%) User Experience
4 19 (15.57%) Mobile App
5 13 (10.66%) Animation
6 11 (9.02%) Smartphone
7 5 (4.10%) Video on Demand
8 4 (3.28%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.64%) Social Media
10 1 (0.82%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 114 (93.44%) Apple iOS
2 35 (28.69%) Android
3 5 (4.10%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.28%) Windows
5 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.82%) Linux
6 1 (0.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (84.43%) iOS Development
2 70 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (31.97%) OO
4 38 (31.15%) TDD
5 34 (27.87%) Unit Testing
6 31 (25.41%) BDD
7 28 (22.95%) Scrum
8 26 (21.31%) OOD
9 25 (20.49%) Android Development
10 22 (18.03%) OOP
11 21 (17.21%) Mobile Development
12 13 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (9.84%) Pair Programming
13 12 (9.84%) Content Management
14 9 (7.38%) Mobile Application Development
15 7 (5.74%) E-Commerce
15 7 (5.74%) Software Engineering
16 5 (4.10%) Analytics
17 3 (2.46%) Automation Testing
17 3 (2.46%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (75.41%) Objective-C
2 29 (23.77%) Apple Swift
3 26 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.11%) Java
5 7 (5.74%) C++
6 5 (4.10%) ActionScript
7 4 (3.28%) C#
7 4 (3.28%) SQL
8 3 (2.46%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.46%) PHP
8 3 (2.46%) C
8 3 (2.46%) Ruby
9 1 (0.82%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.48%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (27.05%) Apple
2 6 (4.92%) Google
3 4 (3.28%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.46%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.82%) Zend
5 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.82%) Perforce
5 1 (0.82%) SAP
5 1 (0.82%) Adobe
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