The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 253 258 251
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Xcode 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.10% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 0.78% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 -
Xcode
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1339 1274 1017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.58% 12.97% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 779 583
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 28 28
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £23.94 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.20 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Xcode as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Kent +9 4 - -
Surrey +7 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -
West Sussex - 1 £325 - 1
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 19 (95.00%) Apple iOS
2 18 (90.00%) iOS Development
2 18 (90.00%) Objective-C
3 13 (65.00%) XML
3 13 (65.00%) JSON
3 13 (65.00%) iPhone
4 12 (60.00%) Cocoa
5 11 (55.00%) Mobile App
5 11 (55.00%) iPad
5 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 10 (50.00%) Memory Management
6 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 10 (50.00%) Web Services
6 10 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 10 (50.00%) Mobile Development
6 10 (50.00%) OpenGL
6 10 (50.00%) Degree
6 10 (50.00%) REST
6 10 (50.00%) Core Data
7 3 (15.00%) Apple Swift
8 2 (10.00%) UIKit
8 2 (10.00%) Java
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
9 1 (5.00%) Publishing
9 1 (5.00%) Back Office
9 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.00%) C#
9 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
9 1 (5.00%) XSLT

Xcode
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 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Appium
1 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
1 1 (5.00%) Protractor
1 1 (5.00%) Robotium
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Objective-C Developer
3 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) JSON
1 13 (65.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) Cocoa
3 10 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (50.00%) Core Data
3 10 (50.00%) OpenGL
3 10 (50.00%) REST
3 10 (50.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) UIKit
5 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) iPhone
2 11 (55.00%) iPad
2 11 (55.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 10 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.00%) BDD
4 1 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (15.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA