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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xamarin
Rank 571 599 593
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 72 42 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.075% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 26 20
Median daily rate £350 £369 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +18.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £356 £310
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +14.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
23822 24870 24146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 44.48% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14676 14571 13634
Median daily rate £400 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 1114 1032
Median hourly rate £20.25 £18.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +7.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 2016.

Xamarin Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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
England +34 65 £350 -5.08% 42
West Yorkshire - 18 £488 -
Yorkshire - 18 £488 -
London +12 15 £394 -1.56% 14
South East +6 8 £313 -7.40% 6
Bradford - 7 £488 -
Leeds - 6 £375 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £350 -
North East - 6 £350 -
North West -13 5 £325 - 9
East Midlands - 5 £350 - 2
Glasgow - 5 £338 -
Sunderland - 5 £350 -
Scotland - 5 £338 -
Manchester -12 4 £338 - 4
West Midlands - 4 £350 - 3
East of England +13 3 £400 -5.88% 5
Hampshire +1 3 £288 -20.68% 2
Nottinghamshire - 3 £350 - 2
Berkshire - 3 £313 - 1
Reading - 3 £313 -
Portsmouth -10 2 £288 -23.33% 1
Nottingham - 2 £350 - 2
Surrey - 2 £394 -
Leicestershire - 2 £350 -
Birmingham - 2 £350 -
City of London +36 1 £100 -75.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 1 £400 -5.88% 1
Norfolk - 1 £400 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £250 - 4

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 84 (63.64%) .NET
2 74 (56.06%) C#
3 73 (55.30%) Android
4 62 (46.97%) Apple iOS
5 47 (35.61%) Mobile App
5 47 (35.61%) HTML
6 46 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (34.09%) Mobile Development
8 42 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 38 (28.79%) MVC
10 34 (25.76%) CSS
11 32 (24.24%) HTML5
12 31 (23.48%) ASP.NET
13 30 (22.73%) SQL Server
14 29 (21.97%) Android Development
15 27 (20.45%) iOS Development
16 26 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (19.70%) Web Services
17 24 (18.18%) WCF
18 20 (15.15%) PhoneGap
18 20 (15.15%) AngularJS
19 19 (14.39%) Finance
20 18 (13.64%) CSS3
20 18 (13.64%) Apache Cordova
21 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
21 17 (12.88%) jQuery
22 15 (11.36%) TDD
22 15 (11.36%) Java
22 15 (11.36%) SQL
22 15 (11.36%) REST

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 7 (5.30%) IIS
2 5 (3.79%) Joomla!
3 4 (3.03%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.76%) Confluence
6 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.76%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.76%) GitHub
3 1 (0.76%) Google Play
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
3 1 (0.76%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) Network Security
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.52%) GIS
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.76%) Power BI
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 8 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.79%) Clang
3 5 (3.79%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.79%) Xcode
4 4 (3.03%) Appium
4 4 (3.03%) Calabash
5 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.27%) JIRA
5 3 (2.27%) Moq
5 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.52%) Babel
6 2 (1.52%) git-flow
6 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.52%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.52%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.52%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 4 (3.03%) Publishing
3 3 (2.27%) Electronics
3 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.27%) Marketing
3 3 (2.27%) Retail
3 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) Advertising
4 1 (0.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 106 (80.30%) Developer
2 61 (46.21%) Xamarin Developer
3 34 (25.76%) C# Developer
4 28 (21.21%) Mobile Developer
5 24 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 20 (15.15%) iOS Developer
7 19 (14.39%) Android Developer
8 14 (10.61%) Architect
9 13 (9.85%) Mobile Solutions Architect
9 13 (9.85%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 9 (6.82%) iOS Android Developer
12 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Lead Architect
12 6 (4.55%) Lead Solutions Architect
13 5 (3.79%) Java Android Developer
13 5 (3.79%) Mobile Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (63.64%) .NET
2 47 (35.61%) HTML
3 34 (25.76%) CSS
4 32 (24.24%) HTML5
5 31 (23.48%) ASP.NET
6 26 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (19.70%) Web Services
7 24 (18.18%) WCF
8 20 (15.15%) AngularJS
8 20 (15.15%) PhoneGap
9 18 (13.64%) Apache Cordova
9 18 (13.64%) CSS3
10 17 (12.88%) jQuery
11 15 (11.36%) REST
12 14 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (9.85%) RESTful
14 12 (9.09%) React
15 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 10 (7.58%) J2EE
15 10 (7.58%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (35.61%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.06%) iPhone
4 5 (3.79%) iPad
5 4 (3.03%) User Experience
6 3 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.27%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 73 (55.30%) Android
2 62 (46.97%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.09%) Windows
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.27%) Unix
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.09%) Mobile Development
3 38 (28.79%) MVC
4 29 (21.97%) Android Development
5 27 (20.45%) iOS Development
6 15 (11.36%) TDD
7 13 (9.85%) Scrum
8 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.58%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (6.82%) BDD
10 9 (6.82%) OO
10 9 (6.82%) SDLC
10 9 (6.82%) Web Development
11 8 (6.06%) Unit Testing
12 7 (5.30%) MVVM
12 7 (5.30%) SOA
12 7 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (4.55%) API Design
13 6 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 74 (56.06%) C#
2 42 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 15 (11.36%) Java
3 15 (11.36%) SQL
4 12 (9.09%) Apple Swift
5 9 (6.82%) Objective-C
5 9 (6.82%) PHP
6 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.27%) Ruby
7 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.27%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.27%) XAML
8 2 (1.52%) ECMAScript
8 2 (1.52%) ES6
9 1 (0.76%) C
9 1 (0.76%) F#
9 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.30%) Degree
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) MCP
3 1 (0.76%) MCSA
3 1 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
1 1 (0.76%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (7.58%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.76%) Kibana
2 1 (0.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.33%) Kony
3 3 (2.27%) SAP
4 2 (1.52%) Google
4 2 (1.52%) OpenText
5 1 (0.76%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.76%) Apple
5 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.76%) Sencha
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