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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xcode
Rank - - 119
Contract jobs citing Xcode 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.085%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -
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
444 267 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.89% 11.25% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 178 137
Median daily rate £425 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -14.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Xcode as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift