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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 104 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Contract jobs citing Xcode 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% 0.15% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 1.07% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
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£363 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.68% +9.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - -
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
197 187 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.47% 14.07% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 127 83
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £30.00 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago