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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 259 246 236
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing Xcode 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.054% 0.090%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 0.49% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £390 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £22.66
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
1249 1019 963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.86% 10.99% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 761 585 557
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.22 £30.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 27 August 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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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
Berkshire +11 4 £408 -
Kent +7 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 -
Surrey - 1 £300 - 1
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 32 (91.43%) Objective-C
2 24 (68.57%) Apple iOS
2 24 (68.57%) iOS Development
3 16 (45.71%) iPhone
4 15 (42.86%) iPad
4 15 (42.86%) Cocoa
5 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (40.00%) XML
6 13 (37.14%) Mobile Development
7 12 (34.29%) HTML
8 11 (31.43%) HTML5
8 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
9 9 (25.71%) Cocoa Touch
9 9 (25.71%) Web Services
9 9 (25.71%) iOS SDK
9 9 (25.71%) REST
10 8 (22.86%) Memory Management
10 8 (22.86%) JSON
10 8 (22.86%) Apple
11 7 (20.00%) OpenGL
11 7 (20.00%) Banking
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (20.00%) CSS
11 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 7 (20.00%) Degree
12 6 (17.14%) Java
12 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
12 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
12 6 (17.14%) CSS3
12 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 5 (14.29%) Apache
1 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 5 (14.29%) Node.js
1 5 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQLite
1 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
1 7 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) iOS Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Mac Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Mac Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.86%) iPhone Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) Cocoa
2 14 (40.00%) XML
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
4 11 (31.43%) HTML5
5 9 (25.71%) Web Services
5 9 (25.71%) iOS SDK
5 9 (25.71%) REST
5 9 (25.71%) Cocoa Touch
6 8 (22.86%) JSON
7 7 (20.00%) OpenGL
7 7 (20.00%) CSS
8 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
8 6 (17.14%) CSS3
9 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (14.29%) XHTML
9 5 (14.29%) Lucene
9 5 (14.29%) Ajax
9 5 (14.29%) jQuery
10 2 (5.71%) RESTful
10 2 (5.71%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) iPhone
2 15 (42.86%) iPad
3 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
4 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (14.29%) W3C
7 3 (8.57%) User Experience
8 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.86%) Animation
8 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.43%) Mac OS X
2 4 (11.43%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) iOS Development
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) Mobile Development
4 8 (22.86%) Memory Management
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.86%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) OO
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.86%) MVC
8 1 (2.86%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) Objective-C
2 6 (17.14%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Apple
2 5 (14.29%) IBM
2 5 (14.29%) Adobe
2 5 (14.29%) Sencha
3 2 (5.71%) Google