The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 133 130 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -25
Contract jobs citing Xcode 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.091% 0.037% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 0.32% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
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£300 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £373
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 - £22.66
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
378 313 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.52% 11.43% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 175 114
Average daily rate £365 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £456 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 7
Average hourly rate £55.00 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
West Lothian - 2 £288 -
Highlands - 1 £363 -
Xcode
UK

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Android
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
5 3 (37.50%) Hudson
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Ant
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Appium
5 3 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Calabash
5 3 (37.50%) Android Development
5 3 (37.50%) Maven
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) Hudson
1 3 (37.50%) Gradle
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Calabash
1 3 (37.50%) Appium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
3 1 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter