The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank 120 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xcode 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% - 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £275 - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Xcode
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
345 174 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.71% 7.88% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 102 125
Average daily rate £338 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £457 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.20 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.80% -20.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Xcode
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Xcode Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Xcode
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xcode across the West Midlands region.

Xcode Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Xcode
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 2 £325 -
Coventry - 2 £275 - 1
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
3 3 (42.86%) Games
3 3 (42.86%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (28.57%) Game Development
4 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
4 2 (28.57%) Groovy
5 1 (14.29%) iPhone
5 1 (14.29%) iPad
5 1 (14.29%) PDA
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
5 1 (14.29%) Apple TV

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Games Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
2 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
2 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Apple TV
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Game Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Groovy
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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