Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Xcode skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xcode over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Apple Xcode
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 110 107
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing Xcode 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.20% 0.23% 0.058%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 1.38% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Bristol median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
South West median daily rate £350 £400 £315
% change year-on-year -12.50% +26.98% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 349 290 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.68% 16.61% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 204 145
Bristol median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £279 £275
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +4.88% -13.68%
10th Percentile £34.00 £33.25 £38.80
90th Percentile £47.15 £52.17 £42.63
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.60% +3.05% +13.26%

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Xcode as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in Bristol

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xcode in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 4 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) iOS SDK
2 3 (75.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (75.00%) UIKit
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Social Media
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Push Notifications
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) CocoaPods
4 1 (25.00%) React Native
4 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JSON

Xcode
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CocoaPods
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 3 (75.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (75.00%) iOS SDK
2 3 (75.00%) UIKit
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (25.00%) React Native
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Push Notifications
4 1 (25.00%) B2C
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple