The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 29 May 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.

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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xamarin
Rank 240 243 238
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.056% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.12% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
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£325 £355 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +29.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £470 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £260
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +22.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Xamarin
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4220 4260 4150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.64% 47.44% 50.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2306 2122 2056
Average daily rate £388 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 242 321
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.07 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Xamarin Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Xamarin
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Xamarin Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £325 +32.65%
Hampshire - 3 £363 - 2
Berkshire +2 2 £288 -28.12%
Oxfordshire - 2 £351 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £300 -
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (73.68%) C#
1 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
2 13 (68.42%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) Objective-C
4 7 (36.84%) Android
5 6 (31.58%) JIRA
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
6 5 (26.32%) User Experience
6 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
6 5 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) PhoneGap
8 3 (15.79%) Node.js
8 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
8 3 (15.79%) CSS
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Banking
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) Adobe

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
4 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Xamarin Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) iOS Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior iOS Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) PhoneGap
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) Xamarin.iOS
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) LESS
6 1 (5.26%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.26%) MvvmCross
6 1 (5.26%) WCF
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) Online Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Life Science
4 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
2 7 (36.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) Android Development
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) MVVM
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) Objective-C
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (5.26%) Delphi
7 1 (5.26%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Facebook
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) Perforce
2 1 (5.26%) Google
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago