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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xamarin
England / South East
Rank 227 242 261
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 13 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.36% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 4
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
3797 4221 4528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.25% 48.63% 47.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2181 2446 2379
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 213 205
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +132.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.95 £59.13 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +3 5 £375 +15.38% 3
Berkshire +14 4 £388 +10.71% 4
Oxfordshire -1 2 - - 2
Kent - 1 £450 -
Xamarin
England

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 43 (81.13%) C#
1 43 (81.13%) .NET
2 35 (66.04%) Android
3 34 (64.15%) Mobile App
4 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (45.28%) Mobile Development
6 22 (41.51%) Android Development
7 21 (39.62%) .NET Framework
8 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
9 19 (35.85%) CSS
10 14 (26.42%) HTML
10 14 (26.42%) NoSQL
11 13 (24.53%) Umbraco
11 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
11 13 (24.53%) DevOps
12 12 (22.64%) Citrix
13 10 (18.87%) Windows
13 10 (18.87%) Mobile Application Development
13 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (16.98%) PCI DSS
15 8 (15.09%) WPF
15 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
15 8 (15.09%) Front End Development
15 8 (15.09%) User Experience
15 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (15.09%) MVC
15 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
15 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
16 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
16 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (24.53%) Umbraco
2 5 (9.43%) CMS
2 5 (9.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.32%) Google Play
3 2 (3.77%) GitHub
4 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.32%) Couchbase
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.77%) GIS
5 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.55%) AppVeyor
3 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.77%) NuGet
5 1 (1.89%) Appium
5 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) NUnit
General
1 3 (5.66%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
2 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (92.45%) Developer
2 26 (49.06%) Xamarin Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Android Developer
4 10 (18.87%) .NET Developer
4 10 (18.87%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (15.09%) NoSQL Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Angular Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Android Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (81.13%) .NET
2 21 (39.62%) .NET Framework
3 19 (35.85%) CSS
4 14 (26.42%) HTML
5 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
5 8 (15.09%) WPF
6 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
6 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.55%) Android SDK
7 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (7.55%) Node.js
7 4 (7.55%) Xamarin.iOS
8 3 (5.66%) LINQ
8 3 (5.66%) React Native
9 2 (3.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (3.77%) React
9 2 (3.77%) SignalR
9 2 (3.77%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 34 (64.15%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.09%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (66.04%) Android
2 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
3 10 (18.87%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (45.28%) Mobile Development
3 22 (41.51%) Android Development
4 13 (24.53%) DevOps
5 10 (18.87%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (15.09%) Front End Development
6 8 (15.09%) MVC
6 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.43%) SDLC
7 5 (9.43%) Web Development
8 4 (7.55%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.77%) Prototyping
9 2 (3.77%) TDD
9 2 (3.77%) UML
9 2 (3.77%) Use Case
10 1 (1.89%) BDD
10 1 (1.89%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) C#
2 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.55%) C++
4 4 (7.55%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
5 3 (5.66%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) XAML
6 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
1 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Citrix
2 6 (11.32%) Sitecore
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) SAP