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 5 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 127 121 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing Xcode 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.076% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 0.57% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate £425 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £428 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £448 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
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
305 349 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.97% 13.19% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 212 173
Average daily rate £338 £360 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Average hourly rate £37.75 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.95 £27.60 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £47.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xcode across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Xcode Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 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
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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
Edinburgh -13 3 £500 +14.28%
Glasgow - 1 £350 - 2
Xcode
UK

Xcode
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 8 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 7 (87.50%) Objective-C
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile Development
3 5 (62.50%) Apple Swift
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK
4 3 (37.50%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) SOLID
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (12.50%) Velocity
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Google
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile Development
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Android Development
4 2 (25.00%) SOLID
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Objective-C
2 5 (62.50%) Apple Swift
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google