The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 45 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing Xcode 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.17% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.74% 2.04% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £43.25
Xcode
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
107 49 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.29% 17.31% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 8
Average daily rate £370 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Xcode
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Calabash
1 4 (100.00%) Appium
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Robotics
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Java

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Calabash
1 4 (100.00%) Appium
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB