The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 27 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Xamarin.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xamarin
Rank 101 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.20% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.45% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £338 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% -8.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Xamarin
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
802 662 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.19% 43.93% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 329 265
Median daily rate £378 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £175 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 37
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.16 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% -4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £29.50 £38.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Xamarin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Xamarin Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Xamarin
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Xamarin across the Manchester region.

Xamarin Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Xamarin
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) F#
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Xamarin Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Android Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) F#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL