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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xamarin
UK
Rank 495 563 561
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -2
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 96 72 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.14% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.32% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 41 26
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
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
20244 22187 23474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.48% 43.33% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12562 13276 13436
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 837 949
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £55.00 £44.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 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 +47 93 £375 +7.14% 74
London +27 36 £450 -7.21% 16
South East +15 13 £375 +15.38% 11
West Midlands +12 10 £350 -14.63% 5
South West +5 9 £275 -31.25% 8
East of England - 9 £450 - 9
East Midlands +10 8 £325 +4.00% 8
Gloucestershire - 7 £275 - 1
Cirencester - 7 £275 -
Leicestershire +5 6 £318 +15.45% 4
City of London +2 6 £450 -14.28% 3
Bedfordshire - 6 £450 -
Hampshire +3 5 £375 +15.38% 3
Solihull - 5 £350 - 2
North West +28 4 £355 +1.42% 14
Yorkshire +14 4 - - 3
Berkshire +14 4 £388 +10.71% 4
Bedford - 4 £450 -
Scotland +13 3 £373 +29.56% 7
Manchester +12 3 £355 +1.42% 6
South Yorkshire +2 3 - -
Norwich - 3 £325 - 1
Norfolk - 3 £325 - 1
Edinburgh +22 2 £373 - 4
Bristol +3 2 £500 +25.00% 1
Oxford +2 2 - -
Oxfordshire -1 2 - - 2
Sheffield -2 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - - 4
Bracknell - 2 - -

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 (70.28%) C#
2 165 (66.27%) .NET
3 142 (57.03%) Mobile App
4 115 (46.18%) JavaScript
4 115 (46.18%) Android
5 105 (42.17%) Apple iOS
6 102 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (34.14%) CSS
8 77 (30.92%) HTML
9 62 (24.90%) Android Development
10 58 (23.29%) Mobile Development
11 55 (22.09%) .NET Framework
12 53 (21.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 53 (21.29%) MVC
13 49 (19.68%) Mobile Application Development
14 48 (19.28%) SQL Server
15 44 (17.67%) ASP.NET
15 44 (17.67%) iOS Development
16 39 (15.66%) AngularJS
16 39 (15.66%) NoSQL
17 38 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 38 (15.26%) Umbraco
17 38 (15.26%) TDD
18 34 (13.65%) Git (software)
19 30 (12.05%) BDD
20 28 (11.24%) Xamarin.iOS
21 27 (10.84%) Scrum
21 27 (10.84%) Microsoft
22 26 (10.44%) Visual Studio
23 24 (9.64%) Web Services

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 38 (15.26%) Umbraco
2 16 (6.43%) CMS
2 16 (6.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (0.80%) Confluence
3 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) Documentum
4 1 (0.40%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.40%) JBoss
4 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (1.20%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.20%) MS Office
1 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (21.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.42%) GitHub
3 11 (4.42%) Google Play
4 3 (1.20%) iTunes
5 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.80%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.80%) CloudBees
5 2 (0.80%) IaaS
5 2 (0.80%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.80%) PaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.40%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.41%) IP Telephony
2 5 (2.01%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.80%) Extranet
3 2 (0.80%) Intranet
3 2 (0.80%) Network Security
4 1 (0.40%) NFC
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) VPN
4 1 (0.40%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.66%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.43%) Couchbase
4 13 (5.22%) MySQL
5 11 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (4.02%) Big Data
6 10 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.81%) DTS
7 7 (2.81%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.61%) GIS
10 3 (1.20%) SQLite
11 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.40%) Event Store
12 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 34 (13.65%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.44%) Visual Studio
3 17 (6.83%) Cucumber
4 15 (6.02%) Appium
5 13 (5.22%) Calabash
6 12 (4.82%) Subversion
7 11 (4.42%) JIRA
8 10 (4.02%) Jasmine
9 9 (3.61%) Axure RP
10 8 (3.21%) Android Studio
11 6 (2.41%) Mercurial
12 5 (2.01%) Jenkins
12 5 (2.01%) Selenium
12 5 (2.01%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 4 (1.61%) AppVeyor
13 4 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (1.20%) JBehave
15 2 (0.80%) Mocha
15 2 (0.80%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (6.02%) Finance
2 8 (3.21%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.01%) Retail
4 3 (1.20%) Advertising
5 2 (0.80%) Banking
5 2 (0.80%) Publishing
6 1 (0.40%) Automotive
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
6 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 220 (88.35%) Developer
2 123 (49.40%) Xamarin Developer
3 79 (31.73%) .NET Developer
4 70 (28.11%) C# Developer
5 55 (22.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (14.86%) Android Developer
7 32 (12.85%) Mobile Developer
8 29 (11.65%) iOS Developer
9 26 (10.44%) Applications Developer
10 19 (7.63%) NoSQL Developer
10 19 (7.63%) Senior Developer
11 16 (6.43%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (6.43%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (6.02%) iOS Android Developer
12 15 (6.02%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 14 (5.62%) ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (5.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 12 (4.82%) AWS Developer
15 12 (4.82%) Azure Developer
15 12 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (66.27%) .NET
2 85 (34.14%) CSS
3 77 (30.92%) HTML
4 55 (22.09%) .NET Framework
5 44 (17.67%) ASP.NET
6 39 (15.66%) AngularJS
7 38 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (11.24%) Xamarin.iOS
9 24 (9.64%) Web Services
10 23 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (8.03%) WPF
12 18 (7.23%) React
12 18 (7.23%) RESTful
13 17 (6.83%) HTML5
14 16 (6.43%) Entity Framework
15 15 (6.02%) jQuery
16 14 (5.62%) Apache Cordova
16 14 (5.62%) PhoneGap
16 14 (5.62%) React Native
16 14 (5.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 142 (57.03%) Mobile App
2 22 (8.84%) User Experience
3 11 (4.42%) iPad
4 10 (4.02%) iPhone
5 6 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.01%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.61%) Fintech
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.80%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.40%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.40%) mHealth
9 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 115 (46.18%) Android
2 105 (42.17%) Apple iOS
3 23 (9.24%) Windows
4 5 (2.01%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.61%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.20%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.40%) Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.40%) Unix
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (24.90%) Android Development
3 58 (23.29%) Mobile Development
4 53 (21.29%) MVC
5 49 (19.68%) Mobile Application Development
6 44 (17.67%) iOS Development
7 38 (15.26%) TDD
8 30 (12.05%) BDD
9 27 (10.84%) Scrum
10 24 (9.64%) Front End Development
11 22 (8.84%) E-Commerce
12 20 (8.03%) SDLC
13 19 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (7.23%) DevOps
14 18 (7.23%) Software Engineering
15 13 (5.22%) Test Automation
16 12 (4.82%) Responsive Web Design
17 10 (4.02%) Automation Testing
17 10 (4.02%) High Availability
17 10 (4.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 175 (70.28%) C#
2 115 (46.18%) JavaScript
3 23 (9.24%) Objective-C
4 20 (8.03%) SQL
5 19 (7.63%) Java
6 15 (6.02%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.62%) Apple Swift
7 14 (5.62%) Python
7 14 (5.62%) Ruby
8 12 (4.82%) XAML
9 10 (4.02%) C++
9 10 (4.02%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.41%) C
11 4 (1.61%) PHP
12 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (4.42%) Degree
2 6 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.20%) ISEB
4 3 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.62%) QA
2 9 (3.61%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.61%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 27 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.03%) Sitecore
3 12 (4.82%) Citrix
4 11 (4.42%) Google
5 4 (1.61%) Kony
6 3 (1.20%) Telerik
7 2 (0.80%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.80%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.80%) Apple
7 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.80%) HP
7 2 (0.80%) OpenText
7 2 (0.80%) Splunk
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.40%) Facebook
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle
8 1 (0.40%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) Sencha
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