The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 118 122 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Xcode 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 1.15% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -51.38%
Xcode
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
354 349 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.15% 12.35% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 216 202
Median daily rate £388 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.72% +24.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Xcode
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Edinburgh +21 2 £475 +40.74% 1
Xcode
UK

Xcode
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 3 (75.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Publishing
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple