The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 102 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Xcode 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 1.03% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £363 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -11.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Xcode
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
314 194 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.33% 13.59% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 149 69
Average daily rate £345 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £32.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £32.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 4 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (100.00%) Appcelerator
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Appcelerator
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (75.00%) EPiServer
2 3 (75.00%) OpenText