The first table below looks at the demand for Xcode skills 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 Xcode over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 236 222 240
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Contract jobs citing Xcode 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.067% 0.084% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% 0.76% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.66 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -46.68%
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1019 922 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.38% 11.05% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 490 421
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 50
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.75 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Xcode
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the South East region.

Xcode Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Xcode
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 Xcode within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Oxfordshire +7 3 £350 -6.66%
Berkshire -4 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 3
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 16 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 15 (93.75%) iOS Development
3 13 (81.25%) Objective-C
4 8 (50.00%) iOS SDK
5 7 (43.75%) Cocoa
6 6 (37.50%) iPhone
6 6 (37.50%) iPad
7 4 (25.00%) JSON
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) Apple
8 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) Memory Management
8 3 (18.75%) Facebook
8 3 (18.75%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (12.50%) Android
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (12.50%) jQuery
9 2 (12.50%) Ajax
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 2 (12.50%) OOP
9 2 (12.50%) OO
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
10 1 (6.25%) MySQL
10 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
10 1 (6.25%) CSS
10 1 (6.25%) Struts

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) iOS Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Programmer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
3 1 (6.25%) iPad Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 7 (43.75%) Cocoa
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) Struts
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) Struts2
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) iPhone
1 6 (37.50%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) webOS
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) iOS Development
2 3 (18.75%) Memory Management
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Objective-C
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Apple
1 3 (18.75%) Facebook
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.25%) Sencha
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft