Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xamarin over the 6 months to 19 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Xamarin.

Xamarin
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 164 199
Rank change year-on-year -14 +35 +22
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 27 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.53% 0.56% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 4
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -15.15% +43.48%
10th Percentile £228 £263 £236
90th Percentile £500 £450 £471
England median daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year - +8.47% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.50 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year -33.33% - -

Xamarin is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2249 2375 2749
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.32% 49.16% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 1320 1504
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +8.84%
10th Percentile £197 £206 £204
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 284
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -1.20%
10th Percentile £10.46 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.05 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Xamarin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in the East of England

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Xamarin in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Xamarin in the East of England

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xamarin in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xamarin in the East of England

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -13 8 £450 +35.34%
Norfolk +3 7 £470 +10.26%
Cambridgeshire -14 4 - - 3
Suffolk - 4 £238 -
Hertfordshire -10 3 £463 +32.14% 2
Essex - 1 - -
Xamarin
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin 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 East of England region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 22 (81.48%) Apple iOS
2 19 (70.37%) Android
3 17 (62.96%) Mobile App
4 14 (51.85%) C#
5 11 (40.74%) Mobile Development
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) TDD
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 8 (29.63%) iOS Development
8 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.93%) RESTful
8 7 (25.93%) BDD
9 6 (22.22%) MVVM
9 6 (22.22%) Android Development
9 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
10 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
10 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
10 5 (18.52%) Java
10 5 (18.52%) Bluetooth
10 5 (18.52%) SOLID
11 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
11 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (14.81%) MVC
11 4 (14.81%) Finance
11 4 (14.81%) CMS
11 4 (14.81%) Scrum
12 3 (11.11%) Banking
12 3 (11.11%) Asset Management

Xamarin
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.81%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.41%) Calabash
4 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.70%) MSTest
5 1 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) Xamarin Developer
3 7 (25.93%) iOS Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Android Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
4 4 (14.81%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) RESTful
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) jQuery
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) SignalR
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Apple iOS
2 19 (70.37%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Mobile Development
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) iOS Development
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 7 (25.93%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) Android Development
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (22.22%) MVVM
6 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) SOLID
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) MVC
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
8 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 3 (11.11%) Information Management
8 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (7.41%) SOA
9 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 5 (18.52%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
2 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore