The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 39 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Xcode 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% 0.54% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.55% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.94% 5.12% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 8
Median daily rate £325 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £245 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Xcode as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Xcode
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 1 £375 -
Xcode
North West

Xcode
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xcode 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C