The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 8 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Xamarin.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xamarin
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.74% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Xamarin
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
182 273 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.58% 42.19% 46.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 182 84
Average daily rate £325 £410 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 32
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +19.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £25.60 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Xamarin Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Xamarin
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Xamarin Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 1 - - 1
Xamarin
South East

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Xamarin 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 Xamarin.

1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) WSE
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) MSTest
4 1 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Xamarin 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 Xamarin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) MSTest
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Xamarin Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) WSE
4 1 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft