The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Xcode
UK
Rank 534 557 489
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -68
Contract jobs citing Xcode 61 61 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 0.82% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 87
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -51.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -51.38%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7396 7466 6775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.52% 14.96% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4943 4989 4632
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 193 123
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.95 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.46 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Xcode as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend

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

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Xcode
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xcode within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Xcode Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Xcode
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Xcode Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Xcode
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 +20 60 £388 +1.63% 29
London 0 28 £388 -13.88% 14
South East +32 17 £115 -67.14% 3
Berkshire +15 11 - -
Reading +13 6 - -
North West +18 5 £425 +30.76% 4
Manchester +16 5 £425 +30.76% 2
City of London -8 5 £356 -9.52% 2
West Yorkshire +19 4 - -
Yorkshire +17 4 - -
Leeds +5 4 - -
East of England +7 3 £313 -3.84% 2
Essex +2 3 £313 -3.84% 1
Arundel - 3 £115 -
West Sussex - 3 £115 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Oxford - 2 - -
South West +9 1 £351 +5.96%
West Midlands -9 1 - - 5
North East - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £351 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Stafford - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £375 -
Brentwood - 1 - -

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xcode 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 Xcode.

1 120 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 106 (75.71%) iOS Development
3 100 (71.43%) Objective-C
4 94 (67.14%) Apple Swift
5 60 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (40.00%) Android
7 51 (36.43%) TDD
8 48 (34.29%) Cocoa
8 48 (34.29%) Mobile Development
9 42 (30.00%) iPhone
10 41 (29.29%) BDD
11 40 (28.57%) Apple
12 36 (25.71%) RESTful
12 36 (25.71%) Mobile App
13 33 (23.57%) Git (software)
14 32 (22.86%) Java
14 32 (22.86%) Scrum
15 29 (20.71%) Unit Testing
15 29 (20.71%) Android Studio
16 27 (19.29%) Android Development
16 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
17 26 (18.57%) iOS SDK
17 26 (18.57%) iPad
18 25 (17.86%) Jenkins
19 24 (17.14%) JSON
19 24 (17.14%) OO
20 23 (16.43%) REST
21 22 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
21 22 (15.71%) C++
22 21 (15.00%) User Experience

Xcode
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 6 (4.29%) Mule
2 5 (3.57%) CMS
2 5 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.86%) Confluence
4 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.43%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) GitHub
2 4 (2.86%) TestFlight
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.43%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.43%) Google Play
4 2 (1.43%) Office 365
4 2 (1.43%) Yammer
5 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) LTE
2 6 (4.29%) GSM
2 6 (4.29%) HSPA
2 6 (4.29%) WCDMA
3 5 (3.57%) HTTP
4 4 (2.86%) Internet
4 4 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (0.71%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.71%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.71%) NFC
5 1 (0.71%) SSL
5 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.29%) MongoDB
1 6 (4.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.57%) MySQL
2 5 (3.57%) SQLite
3 3 (2.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.43%) Mixpanel
4 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (23.57%) Git (software)
2 29 (20.71%) Android Studio
3 25 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 18 (12.86%) CocoaPods
5 12 (8.57%) Cucumber
6 11 (7.86%) Gradle
7 7 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 7 (5.00%) JUnit
8 6 (4.29%) Appium
8 6 (4.29%) Calabash
9 5 (3.57%) JIRA
10 4 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (2.86%) Subversion
10 4 (2.86%) Travis CI
11 3 (2.14%) git-flow
11 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.71%) Grunt
13 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (11.43%) Publishing
2 11 (7.86%) Finance
3 9 (6.43%) Banking
4 8 (5.71%) Retail
5 7 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.57%) Games
7 4 (2.86%) Advertising
8 2 (1.43%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (76.43%) Developer
2 89 (63.57%) iOS Developer
3 23 (16.43%) Mobile Developer
4 20 (14.29%) Objective-C Developer
5 15 (10.71%) Android Developer
6 13 (9.29%) Architect
7 10 (7.14%) iOS Android Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Senior iOS Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Java Android Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Java Mobile Developer
11 6 (4.29%) Applications Developer
11 6 (4.29%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.29%) Lead iOS Developer
11 6 (4.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 5 (3.57%) Applications Architect
13 4 (2.86%) Java Applications Developer
13 4 (2.86%) Software Engineer
14 3 (2.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (34.29%) Cocoa
2 36 (25.71%) RESTful
3 26 (18.57%) iOS SDK
4 24 (17.14%) JSON
5 23 (16.43%) REST
6 20 (14.29%) XML
7 15 (10.71%) HTML
8 14 (10.00%) .NET
9 13 (9.29%) Core Data
10 12 (8.57%) Cocoa Touch
11 10 (7.14%) Android SDK
11 10 (7.14%) HTML5
12 9 (6.43%) OpenGL
13 8 (5.71%) CSS
13 8 (5.71%) JNI
13 8 (5.71%) Web Services
14 7 (5.00%) Node.js
15 6 (4.29%) Core Animation
15 6 (4.29%) Spring Boot
15 6 (4.29%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 42 (30.00%) iPhone
2 36 (25.71%) Mobile App
3 26 (18.57%) iPad
4 21 (15.00%) User Experience
5 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
6 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (6.43%) Augmented Reality
8 8 (5.71%) Algorithms
9 7 (5.00%) Animation
10 6 (4.29%) Apple TV
10 6 (4.29%) Digital Media
11 5 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (3.57%) Fintech
12 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
12 3 (2.14%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (2.14%) NHS
13 2 (1.43%) Online Banking
13 2 (1.43%) Social Network
13 2 (1.43%) Video on Demand
14 1 (0.71%) HTC Vive
Operating Systems
1 120 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 56 (40.00%) Android
3 9 (6.43%) Windows
4 5 (3.57%) Linux
4 5 (3.57%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.14%) Mac OS
5 3 (2.14%) Unix
5 3 (2.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (75.71%) iOS Development
2 60 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (36.43%) TDD
4 48 (34.29%) Mobile Development
5 41 (29.29%) BDD
6 32 (22.86%) Scrum
7 29 (20.71%) Unit Testing
8 27 (19.29%) Android Development
9 24 (17.14%) OO
10 22 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (12.14%) OOD
12 15 (10.71%) E-Commerce
13 13 (9.29%) Software Engineering
14 11 (7.86%) Pair Programming
15 10 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development
15 10 (7.14%) Service Design
16 9 (6.43%) Automated Testing
16 9 (6.43%) Mentoring
16 9 (6.43%) Mobile Application Development
16 9 (6.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 100 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 94 (67.14%) Apple Swift
3 32 (22.86%) Java
4 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
5 22 (15.71%) C++
6 15 (10.71%) C#
7 13 (9.29%) C
8 8 (5.71%) Python
9 7 (5.00%) SQL
10 6 (4.29%) Ruby
11 4 (2.86%) PHP
12 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.71%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.71%) ES6
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) Degree
2 4 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.71%) ISEB
3 1 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.86%) yum
Vendors
1 40 (28.57%) Apple
2 6 (4.29%) Splunk
2 6 (4.29%) Tealium
3 5 (3.57%) Google
3 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle
4 3 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.43%) Infor
5 2 (1.43%) SAP
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