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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 297 304 332
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +28
Contract jobs citing Xcode 121 120 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.40% 3.65% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 96 58
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£413 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
3559 3289 2958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.84% 13.15% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2526 2362 2021
Average daily rate £420 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 24
Average hourly rate £45.00 £48.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% +42.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £24.01 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £111.50 £59.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 21 £400 +3.55% 7
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 197 (95.63%) Apple iOS
2 176 (85.44%) iOS Development
3 142 (68.93%) Objective-C
4 92 (44.66%) iPhone
5 79 (38.35%) iPad
6 70 (33.98%) Android
7 66 (32.04%) Cocoa
8 65 (31.55%) JSON
9 59 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
10 58 (28.16%) iOS SDK
11 55 (26.70%) HTML
12 53 (25.73%) XML
13 47 (22.82%) Web Services
13 47 (22.82%) Mobile App
14 46 (22.33%) JavaScript
15 44 (21.36%) OO
16 40 (19.42%) Cocoa Touch
17 35 (16.99%) Git (software)
17 35 (16.99%) HTML5
18 32 (15.53%) RESTful
19 30 (14.56%) Apple
20 28 (13.59%) CSS
20 28 (13.59%) Java
21 27 (13.11%) Android Development
22 25 (12.14%) Scrum
23 23 (11.17%) Software Engineering
24 21 (10.19%) OOP
25 19 (9.22%) Retail
26 18 (8.74%) TDD
26 18 (8.74%) Facebook

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (1.94%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (3.40%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) GitHub
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.28%) HTTP
2 13 (6.31%) HTTPS
3 7 (3.40%) VPN
4 5 (2.43%) SSL
5 2 (0.97%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.88%) MySQL
2 5 (2.43%) SQLite
3 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.97%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (16.99%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.83%) Subversion
2 12 (5.83%) Calabash
3 8 (3.88%) JIRA
3 8 (3.88%) Cucumber
4 7 (3.40%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (2.91%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.94%) Hudson
6 4 (1.94%) JUnit
6 4 (1.94%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.46%) Selenium
7 3 (1.46%) Robotium
8 2 (0.97%) Capybara
8 2 (0.97%) RubyMine
8 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.97%) Introscope
8 2 (0.97%) Ranorex
8 2 (0.97%) NUnit
9 1 (0.49%) JMeter
9 1 (0.49%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (9.22%) Retail
2 16 (7.77%) Finance
3 10 (4.85%) Publishing
4 8 (3.88%) Banking
5 4 (1.94%) Back Office
5 4 (1.94%) Marketing
5 4 (1.94%) Legal
6 3 (1.46%) Advertising
7 2 (0.97%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 176 (85.44%) Developer
2 168 (81.55%) iOS Developer
3 12 (5.83%) Tester
4 9 (4.37%) Senior Developer
4 9 (4.37%) Senior iOS Developer
4 9 (4.37%) Mobile Tester
5 7 (3.40%) iPhone Developer
6 6 (2.91%) Android Developer
7 5 (2.43%) Junior iOS Developer
7 5 (2.43%) Junior
7 5 (2.43%) Software Engineer
7 5 (2.43%) Junior Developer
8 3 (1.46%) Lead Developer
8 3 (1.46%) Test Engineer
8 3 (1.46%) Analyst
8 3 (1.46%) Test Analyst
8 3 (1.46%) Web Developer
8 3 (1.46%) iPad Developer
8 3 (1.46%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (0.97%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (32.04%) Cocoa
2 65 (31.55%) JSON
3 58 (28.16%) iOS SDK
4 55 (26.70%) HTML
5 53 (25.73%) XML
6 47 (22.82%) Web Services
7 40 (19.42%) Cocoa Touch
8 35 (16.99%) HTML5
9 32 (15.53%) RESTful
10 28 (13.59%) CSS
11 17 (8.25%) CSS3
12 14 (6.80%) REST
13 10 (4.85%) Android SDK
14 8 (3.88%) UIKit
15 6 (2.91%) Xamarin.iOS
15 6 (2.91%) jQuery
16 5 (2.43%) Ajax
16 5 (2.43%) .NET
17 4 (1.94%) Core Animation
17 4 (1.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 92 (44.66%) iPhone
2 79 (38.35%) iPad
3 47 (22.82%) Mobile App
4 14 (6.80%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.91%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.43%) Animation
6 5 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.94%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.94%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.94%) Streaming Video
7 4 (1.94%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.46%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.46%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.97%) DTV
9 2 (0.97%) STB
9 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.97%) Kindle
9 2 (0.97%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.49%) New Media
10 1 (0.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 197 (95.63%) Apple iOS
2 70 (33.98%) Android
3 5 (2.43%) Windows
4 4 (1.94%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.46%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.97%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.97%) UNIX
6 2 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (85.44%) iOS Development
2 59 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (21.36%) OO
4 27 (13.11%) Android Development
5 25 (12.14%) Scrum
6 23 (11.17%) Software Engineering
7 21 (10.19%) OOP
8 18 (8.74%) TDD
9 15 (7.28%) Memory Management
10 14 (6.80%) E-Commerce
11 13 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.31%) BDD
12 9 (4.37%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.37%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (3.88%) Test Scripting
14 7 (3.40%) Kanban
14 7 (3.40%) Test Automation
14 7 (3.40%) Mobile Application Development
15 6 (2.91%) Multithreading
15 6 (2.91%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 142 (68.93%) Objective-C
2 46 (22.33%) JavaScript
3 28 (13.59%) Java
4 14 (6.80%) C++
5 12 (5.83%) Ruby
6 10 (4.85%) C#
7 7 (3.40%) SQL
8 5 (2.43%) PHP
9 4 (1.94%) C
10 3 (1.46%) Python
11 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.97%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (6.31%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (14.56%) Apple
2 18 (8.74%) Facebook
3 5 (2.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.46%) Google
4 3 (1.46%) Twitter
4 3 (1.46%) MobileIron
5 2 (0.97%) Splunk
5 2 (0.97%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.97%) Perforce
5 2 (0.97%) Cognos
5 2 (0.97%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe
6 1 (0.49%) Sencha
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