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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xamarin
Rank 94 100 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 13 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.79% 0.31% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 0.81% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £551 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% +3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -
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
765 744 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 46.20% 38.13% 44.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 366 374
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 47
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £18.85 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xamarin across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Xamarin Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) Umbraco
3 12 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (44.44%) React
6 8 (44.44%) Couchbase
7 7 (38.89%) CMS
7 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 7 (38.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (38.89%) Sitecore
7 7 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (38.89%) SDLC
8 5 (27.78%) React Native
8 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
8 5 (27.78%) Android
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) HTML
9 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
9 4 (22.22%) Android Development
10 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
10 3 (16.67%) Android Studio
10 3 (16.67%) Jasmine
10 3 (16.67%) Web Development
10 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 7 (38.89%) CMS
2 7 (38.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 8 (44.44%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Android Studio
1 3 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
4 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
5 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (27.78%) Consultant
7 3 (16.67%) Android Developer
7 3 (16.67%) NoSQL Developer
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
8 2 (11.11%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (11.11%) iOS Developer
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Consultant
8 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (11.11%) Senior Mobile Developer
8 2 (11.11%) Senior Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (44.44%) React
5 5 (27.78%) React Native
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.56%) Google Maps API
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) WPF
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) CAN bus
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows CE
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
1 7 (38.89%) SDLC
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
3 4 (22.22%) Android Development
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook
3 1 (5.56%) Google