The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Xcode skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Xcode
South East / Berkshire
Rank 84 117 126
Rank change year-on-year +33 +9  
Contract jobs citing Xcode 16 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.87% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.62% 2.42% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +20.71% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

Xcode is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 210 207 292
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.46% 8.43% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 122 164
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 3
Median hourly rate £23.25 £111.50 £73.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -79.14% +51.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £46.50 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Xcode as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in Berkshire

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xcode in Berkshire

Xcode
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Reading +21 6 - -
Xcode
South East

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 17 (100.00%) Android
2 16 (94.12%) LTE
2 16 (94.12%) Android Studio
2 16 (94.12%) Service Design
3 15 (88.24%) Apple
3 15 (88.24%) Publishing
4 13 (76.47%) Objective-C
4 13 (76.47%) Mobile Development
5 12 (70.59%) Apple Swift
5 12 (70.59%) QA
5 12 (70.59%) Problem Management
5 12 (70.59%) Java
6 11 (64.71%) GSM
6 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (64.71%) WCDMA
6 11 (64.71%) Project Management
6 11 (64.71%) HSPA
6 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
6 11 (64.71%) Coaching
6 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (58.82%) Degree
7 10 (58.82%) Finance
8 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
9 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
10 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
11 1 (5.88%) SDLC
11 1 (5.88%) RESTful
11 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
11 1 (5.88%) Handset
11 1 (5.88%) MVC

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) LTE
2 11 (64.71%) GSM
2 11 (64.71%) HSPA
2 11 (64.71%) WCDMA
3 1 (5.88%) 3GPP
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Android Studio
General
1 15 (88.24%) Publishing
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Java Applications Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Java Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Service Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Service Design
2 13 (76.47%) Mobile Development
3 12 (70.59%) Problem Management
4 11 (64.71%) Coaching
4 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
4 11 (64.71%) Project Management
4 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Objective-C
2 12 (70.59%) Apple Swift
2 12 (70.59%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Apple