The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xamarin
England / North West
Rank 133 159 141
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -18
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.026% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.062% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £355 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1097 1616 1547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.29% 42.14% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 882 758
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 118 103
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £47.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Xamarin Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Xamarin
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Xamarin Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +14 3 £355 +1.42% 6
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 24 (82.76%) .NET
3 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (75.86%) CSS
4 21 (72.41%) Mobile App
5 20 (68.97%) Umbraco
5 20 (68.97%) NoSQL
6 17 (58.62%) .NET Framework
7 16 (55.17%) Mobile Application Development
8 14 (48.28%) Front End Development
9 12 (41.38%) HTML
10 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (27.59%) Couchbase
11 8 (27.59%) React
12 7 (24.14%) SDLC
12 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
12 7 (24.14%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (24.14%) Sitecore
12 7 (24.14%) CMS
13 6 (20.69%) Android
13 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
14 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (17.24%) React Native
15 3 (10.34%) Android Development
15 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
15 3 (10.34%) TDD
15 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
15 3 (10.34%) Jasmine
15 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
15 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 20 (68.97%) Umbraco
2 7 (24.14%) CMS
2 7 (24.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.45%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) NoSQL
2 8 (27.59%) Couchbase
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.45%) Android Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) .NET Developer
2 18 (62.07%) Xamarin Developer
3 15 (51.72%) C# Developer
4 14 (48.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (37.93%) NoSQL Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Mobile Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Xamarin Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) CSS
3 17 (58.62%) .NET Framework
4 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) React
6 5 (17.24%) React Native
7 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.90%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.45%) CSS3
8 1 (3.45%) Google Maps API
8 1 (3.45%) HTML5
8 1 (3.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) JSON
8 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.45%) MvvmCross
8 1 (3.45%) PhoneGap
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) CAN bus
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Android
1 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Mobile Application Development
2 14 (48.28%) Front End Development
3 7 (24.14%) SDLC
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Android Development
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) BDD
6 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) OOP
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) Facebook
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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