Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 July 2018 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 185 178
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +27
Contract jobs citing Xcode 5 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.11% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 1.52% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 18
East of England median daily rate £425 £288 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.83% -12.21% +18.23%
10th Percentile £350 £275 £305
90th Percentile £484 £423 £450
England median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
East of England median hourly rate - £41.50 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -15.66% +45.61% +58.33%

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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 858 854 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.14% 18.15% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 525 423
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £566 £512
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 51 30
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.54% -1.20% +6.41%
10th Percentile £21.80 £35.00 £30.70
90th Percentile £57.56 £61.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in the East of England

Xcode
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 Xcode in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Xcode in the East of England

Xcode
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Xcode in the East of England

Xcode
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 Xcode within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
Essex +6 5 £425 +54.55%
Xcode
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Xcode also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 5 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 4 (80.00%) CocoaPods
2 4 (80.00%) Core Data
2 4 (80.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) CircleCI
4 1 (20.00%) RxSwift
4 1 (20.00%) fastlane
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful

Xcode
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) CocoaPods
2 1 (20.00%) CircleCI
2 1 (20.00%) fastlane
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Core Data
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) RxSwift
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA