The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xamarin
UK
Rank 518 566 557
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -9
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 82 52 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.10% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 26 31
Median daily rate £375 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20377 21963 22712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.44% 43.19% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12494 12880 13340
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 765 881 1010
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Xamarin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Xamarin Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xamarin
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Xamarin within the UK.

Xamarin Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Xamarin
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xamarin within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Xamarin Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Xamarin
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin within the UK.

Xamarin Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Xamarin
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 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
England +56 78 £375 +11.11% 71
London +12 25 £375 -4.45% 23
South West +27 18 £488 - 3
South East +26 11 £413 +26.92% 6
Bristol - 9 £488 - 1
Leicestershire +13 7 £375 +36.36% 5
East Midlands +8 7 £375 +36.36% 7
Gloucestershire +7 7 £275 -
Cirencester - 7 £275 -
East of England +11 6 £400 - 8
North West +19 5 £375 +15.38% 12
Berkshire +10 5 £375 +15.38% 1
City of London -10 5 £450 -2.70% 8
Bracknell - 4 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 £450 - 1
Yorkshire +6 3 - - 2
West Midlands 0 3 £350 - 8
South Yorkshire -10 3 - -
Bedford - 3 £450 - 1
Scotland +20 2 £348 +20.86% 6
Edinburgh +19 2 £348 - 4
Manchester +13 2 £275 -15.38% 7
Hampshire +8 2 - - 2
Sheffield -5 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £388 - 4
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 3
Chester - 2 £388 -
Havant - 2 - - 1
Solihull - 2 £350 - 1
Oxford - 2 - -

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 175 (75.11%) C#
2 165 (70.82%) .NET
3 133 (57.08%) Mobile App
4 114 (48.93%) Android
5 107 (45.92%) JavaScript
6 95 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (39.91%) Apple iOS
8 90 (38.63%) CSS
9 77 (33.05%) HTML
10 59 (25.32%) Mobile Development
11 58 (24.89%) Android Development
12 52 (22.32%) .NET Framework
13 51 (21.89%) MVC
14 50 (21.46%) Microsoft Azure
15 48 (20.60%) SQL Server
16 43 (18.45%) ASP.NET
17 40 (17.17%) AngularJS
18 39 (16.74%) NoSQL
18 39 (16.74%) Umbraco
19 38 (16.31%) iOS Development
19 38 (16.31%) Mobile Application Development
20 37 (15.88%) Microsoft
21 36 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
22 30 (12.88%) ASP.NET Web API
23 29 (12.45%) Git (software)
24 28 (12.02%) Scrum
24 28 (12.02%) TDD
25 27 (11.59%) Windows
26 26 (11.16%) Visual Studio
26 26 (11.16%) Xamarin.iOS

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills 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 39 (16.74%) Umbraco
2 15 (6.44%) CMS
2 15 (6.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.58%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (2.58%) Confluence
4 3 (1.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) Documentum
5 1 (0.43%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Office
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (21.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (6.44%) Google Play
4 13 (5.58%) GitHub
5 6 (2.58%) CloudBees
5 6 (2.58%) IaaS
5 6 (2.58%) OpenShift
5 6 (2.58%) PaaS
6 3 (1.29%) Google App Engine
6 3 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.29%) Heroku
6 3 (1.29%) iTunes
7 2 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.86%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.15%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.29%) Network Security
3 1 (0.43%) NFC
3 1 (0.43%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.60%) SQL Server
2 39 (16.74%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.87%) Couchbase
4 12 (5.15%) MySQL
5 11 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (4.29%) Big Data
7 9 (3.86%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (3.00%) DTS
9 7 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.72%) SQLite
11 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.86%) GIS
12 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (12.45%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.16%) Visual Studio
3 20 (8.58%) Cucumber
4 17 (7.30%) JIRA
5 14 (6.01%) Appium
6 13 (5.58%) Jasmine
6 13 (5.58%) Selenium
7 11 (4.72%) Calabash
8 10 (4.29%) Axure RP
8 10 (4.29%) Jenkins
9 9 (3.86%) Android Studio
10 7 (3.00%) JUnit
10 7 (3.00%) Mocha
10 7 (3.00%) Subversion
11 6 (2.58%) Capybara
11 6 (2.58%) QUnit
11 6 (2.58%) SonarQube
12 5 (2.15%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 4 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (2.58%) Retail
2 5 (2.15%) Advertising
2 5 (2.15%) Banking
3 4 (1.72%) Finance
3 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.29%) Publishing
5 2 (0.86%) Automotive
6 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 199 (85.41%) Developer
2 115 (49.36%) Xamarin Developer
3 79 (33.91%) .NET Developer
4 61 (26.18%) C# Developer
5 51 (21.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (14.59%) Mobile Developer
7 28 (12.02%) Android Developer
8 25 (10.73%) Applications Developer
9 19 (8.15%) NoSQL Developer
10 18 (7.73%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 17 (7.30%) Senior Developer
12 15 (6.44%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (6.44%) iOS Developer
13 14 (6.01%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (5.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 13 (5.58%) Senior C# Developer
15 12 (5.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 11 (4.72%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 10 (4.29%) AWS Developer
17 10 (4.29%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (70.82%) .NET
2 90 (38.63%) CSS
3 77 (33.05%) HTML
4 52 (22.32%) .NET Framework
5 43 (18.45%) ASP.NET
6 40 (17.17%) AngularJS
7 36 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (12.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (11.16%) Xamarin.iOS
10 22 (9.44%) React
11 20 (8.58%) Apache Cordova
11 20 (8.58%) HTML5
11 20 (8.58%) PhoneGap
12 19 (8.15%) jQuery
13 18 (7.73%) WPF
14 17 (7.30%) React Native
15 16 (6.87%) JSON
15 16 (6.87%) RESTful
15 16 (6.87%) Web Services
16 15 (6.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 133 (57.08%) Mobile App
2 21 (9.01%) User Experience
3 13 (5.58%) iPhone
4 7 (3.00%) iPad
5 6 (2.58%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.58%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.43%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 114 (48.93%) Android
2 93 (39.91%) Apple iOS
3 27 (11.59%) Windows
4 8 (3.43%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (3.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.43%) Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.43%) Unix
7 1 (0.43%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (25.32%) Mobile Development
3 58 (24.89%) Android Development
4 51 (21.89%) MVC
5 38 (16.31%) iOS Development
5 38 (16.31%) Mobile Application Development
6 28 (12.02%) Scrum
6 28 (12.02%) TDD
7 25 (10.73%) Front End Development
8 22 (9.44%) BDD
8 22 (9.44%) DevOps
9 19 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (8.15%) E-Commerce
9 19 (8.15%) Software Engineering
10 17 (7.30%) Test Automation
11 16 (6.87%) SDLC
12 15 (6.44%) Web Development
13 12 (5.15%) Automation Testing
13 12 (5.15%) MVVM
13 12 (5.15%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 175 (75.11%) C#
2 107 (45.92%) JavaScript
3 23 (9.87%) Objective-C
4 22 (9.44%) SQL
5 20 (8.58%) Java
5 20 (8.58%) T-SQL
6 16 (6.87%) Ruby
7 13 (5.58%) Python
8 11 (4.72%) Apple Swift
8 11 (4.72%) XAML
9 9 (3.86%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.15%) PHP
11 3 (1.29%) C++
12 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (5.15%) Degree
2 2 (0.86%) ISEB
2 2 (0.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.15%) QA
2 9 (3.86%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.43%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (15.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.15%) Sitecore
3 13 (5.58%) Google
4 12 (5.15%) Citrix
5 7 (3.00%) Telerik
6 6 (2.58%) Apple
7 3 (1.29%) Kony
8 2 (0.86%) OpenText
8 2 (0.86%) Oracle
9 1 (0.43%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.43%) Facebook
9 1 (0.43%) HP
9 1 (0.43%) SAP
9 1 (0.43%) Splunk
9 1 (0.43%) Teradata
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