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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 30 August 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.

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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xamarin
Rank 252 264 245
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 11 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.12% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.26% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Median daily rate £350 £340 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +19.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4178 4681 4274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.22% 48.17% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2472 2668 2207
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 204 234
Median hourly rate £19.44 £19.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +16.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Xamarin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xamarin across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Xamarin Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Hampshire +2 4 £288 -14.81%
Berkshire +5 3 £375 +10.29% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £400 -
Surrey +1 1 £400 -
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin 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 South East region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 10 (71.43%) Android
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) Android Development
7 4 (28.57%) Mobile Development
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) HTML5
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (14.29%) User Experience
9 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 2 (14.29%) Windows
9 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 2 (14.29%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle
9 2 (14.29%) MVC
9 2 (14.29%) Publishing
9 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
9 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (14.29%) WPF
9 2 (14.29%) Xamarin.iOS
9 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 2 (14.29%) RESTful

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.14%) Calabash
2 1 (7.14%) git-flow
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Robolectric
General
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Xamarin Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Android Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) PhoneGap
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
4 2 (14.29%) Xamarin.iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Android
2 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Android Development
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile Development
2 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (7.14%) Memory Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.14%) XAML
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Sencha