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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 342 320 303
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Contract jobs citing Xcode 60 85 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.03% 2.74% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 63 81
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £375 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
2961 3104 2724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.50% 13.62% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2090 2315 2001
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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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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 +3 17 £450 +5.88% 6
Osterley - 2 £490 -
Wimbledon - 2 £375 - 2
Hounslow - 1 £490 -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 124 (93.94%) Apple iOS
2 102 (77.27%) iOS Development
3 76 (57.58%) Objective-C
4 58 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (36.36%) Android
6 46 (34.85%) iPad
7 45 (34.09%) iPhone
8 37 (28.03%) OO
9 36 (27.27%) Apple
9 36 (27.27%) JSON
10 31 (23.48%) TDD
11 30 (22.73%) RESTful
12 29 (21.97%) iOS SDK
12 29 (21.97%) JavaScript
13 28 (21.21%) Cocoa
14 27 (20.45%) User Experience
15 26 (19.70%) HTML
16 25 (18.94%) Mobile Development
17 24 (18.18%) Mobile App
18 23 (17.42%) Git (software)
19 22 (16.67%) Java
19 22 (16.67%) Web Services
19 22 (16.67%) XML
20 21 (15.91%) HTML5
20 21 (15.91%) Unit Testing
20 21 (15.91%) Apple Swift
20 21 (15.91%) Android Development
21 20 (15.15%) Scrum
22 19 (14.39%) OOP
22 19 (14.39%) OOD

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (5.30%) CMS
2 2 (1.52%) JBoss
2 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) Node.js
3 1 (0.76%) WordPress
3 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.76%) Drupal
3 1 (0.76%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) GitHub
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) HTTP
2 3 (2.27%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.52%) Internet
3 2 (1.52%) VPN
3 2 (1.52%) Firewall
3 2 (1.52%) UPnP
4 1 (0.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.27%) MySQL
3 2 (1.52%) SQLite
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (17.42%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.36%) Android Studio
2 15 (11.36%) CocoaPods
3 10 (7.58%) Eclipse
4 8 (6.06%) Subversion
4 8 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.79%) Hudson
6 5 (3.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 5 (3.79%) Calabash
7 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.03%) Maven
8 3 (2.27%) JIRA
9 2 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.52%) Ant
9 2 (1.52%) Selenium
9 2 (1.52%) Appium
9 2 (1.52%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (7.58%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Publishing
3 5 (3.79%) Banking
4 4 (3.03%) Retail
5 3 (2.27%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.27%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.52%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.52%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (85.61%) Developer
2 90 (68.18%) iOS Developer
3 15 (11.36%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (6.06%) Android Developer
5 5 (3.79%) Tester
5 5 (3.79%) Senior Developer
5 5 (3.79%) Lead Developer
6 4 (3.03%) Analyst
6 4 (3.03%) Test Analyst
6 4 (3.03%) Test Engineer
6 4 (3.03%) Mobile Tester
6 4 (3.03%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (1.52%) Junior
7 2 (1.52%) Applications Developer
7 2 (1.52%) C Developer
7 2 (1.52%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Developer
7 2 (1.52%) Junior Developer
7 2 (1.52%) QA Tester
7 2 (1.52%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.27%) JSON
2 30 (22.73%) RESTful
3 29 (21.97%) iOS SDK
4 28 (21.21%) Cocoa
5 26 (19.70%) HTML
6 22 (16.67%) Web Services
6 22 (16.67%) XML
7 21 (15.91%) HTML5
8 18 (13.64%) Cocoa Touch
8 18 (13.64%) CSS
9 16 (12.12%) Android SDK
10 15 (11.36%) CSS3
11 11 (8.33%) REST
11 11 (8.33%) SOAP
12 10 (7.58%) UIKit
12 10 (7.58%) Core Animation
13 5 (3.79%) PhoneGap
13 5 (3.79%) Apache Cordova
13 5 (3.79%) Ajax
13 5 (3.79%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 46 (34.85%) iPad
2 45 (34.09%) iPhone
3 27 (20.45%) User Experience
4 24 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 12 (9.09%) Animation
6 9 (6.82%) Computer Science
7 6 (4.55%) Smartphone
8 5 (3.79%) Video on Demand
9 4 (3.03%) Streaming Video
10 3 (2.27%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.52%) Social Network
11 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.52%) Social Media
12 1 (0.76%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.76%) Online Gambling
12 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 124 (93.94%) Apple iOS
2 48 (36.36%) Android
3 9 (6.82%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.03%) Windows
5 3 (2.27%) Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (77.27%) iOS Development
2 58 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (28.03%) OO
4 31 (23.48%) TDD
5 25 (18.94%) Mobile Development
6 21 (15.91%) Unit Testing
6 21 (15.91%) Android Development
7 20 (15.15%) Scrum
8 19 (14.39%) OOP
8 19 (14.39%) OOD
8 19 (14.39%) BDD
9 15 (11.36%) Software Engineering
10 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (6.82%) Pair Programming
12 8 (6.06%) Content Management
12 8 (6.06%) Memory Management
13 6 (4.55%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.79%) Multithreading
14 5 (3.79%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 76 (57.58%) Objective-C
2 29 (21.97%) JavaScript
3 22 (16.67%) Java
4 21 (15.91%) Apple Swift
5 11 (8.33%) C++
6 8 (6.06%) SQL
6 8 (6.06%) Ruby
7 5 (3.79%) ActionScript
7 5 (3.79%) C#
8 4 (3.03%) C
9 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.52%) Scala
11 1 (0.76%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.76%) XPath
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.52%) ISEB
2 2 (1.52%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.36%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (27.27%) Apple
2 6 (4.55%) Google
3 4 (3.03%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.03%) Appcelerator
4 2 (1.52%) Sun
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle
4 2 (1.52%) Facebook
4 2 (1.52%) Twitter
5 1 (0.76%) Perforce
5 1 (0.76%) SAP
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe
5 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
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