Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 26 July 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 221 277
Rank change year-on-year -4 +56 -17
Contract jobs citing Xcode 16 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.23% 1.41% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 17
City of London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £336 £349 £213
90th Percentile £575 £533 £523
Central London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1301 1137 1479
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.14% 16.67% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 934 1159
City of London median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +0.28%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £300
90th Percentile £625 £600 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
City of London median hourly rate £24.49 £44.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.35% -2.22% -
10th Percentile £23.11 £41.00 £31.08
90th Percentile £25.86 £47.00 £52.05
Central London median hourly rate £27.24 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -38.09% -2.22% -

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Xcode as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in the City of London

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xcode in the City of London

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xcode in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xcode in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 16 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 15 (93.75%) Apple Swift
3 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
4 9 (56.25%) QA
5 8 (50.00%) Android
5 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
6 6 (37.50%) Apple
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) HockeyApp
7 5 (31.25%) Appium
7 5 (31.25%) Calabash
7 5 (31.25%) RESTful
7 5 (31.25%) Java
8 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (25.00%) Confluence
8 4 (25.00%) JIRA
8 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK
8 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (18.75%) Android Studio
9 3 (18.75%) User Experience
9 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
9 3 (18.75%) Selenium
9 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 3 (18.75%) Ruby
9 3 (18.75%) Release Management
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing

Xcode
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Appium
2 5 (31.25%) Calabash
3 4 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (18.75%) Android Studio
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium
4 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
5 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) QA Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) iOS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Perl Developer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) RESTful
2 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) XHTML
4 2 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) Gearman
5 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
5 1 (6.25%) React Native
5 1 (6.25%) Redux
5 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (6.25%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) iPhone
5 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Fintech
5 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (6.25%) iPad
5 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
5 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Release Management
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
6 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.25%) Push Notifications
6 1 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Apple Swift
2 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Kony
3 1 (6.25%) Sencha
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