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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 119 141 128
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Contract jobs citing Xcode 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.062% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 0.49% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 -
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
384 407 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.48% 12.60% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 202 203
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £55.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +69.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £40.38 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.50
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
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 25 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 - 3 £475 -
West Lothian +7 1 £375 +36.36%
Xcode
UK

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) iPad
2 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
2 5 (62.50%) Apple Swift
2 5 (62.50%) iPhone
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) Cocoa
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (25.00%) UIKit
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) iTunes
5 2 (25.00%) Core Data
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (25.00%) Apple TV
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Core Animation
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) iTunes
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) iOS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Android Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (25.00%) Core Animation
2 2 (25.00%) Core Data
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) J2ME
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) UIKit
2 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) iPad
1 5 (62.50%) iPhone
2 2 (25.00%) Animation
2 2 (25.00%) Apple TV
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 5 (62.50%) Apple Swift
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple