Period
to 21 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 21 April 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.

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

Xamarin
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 110 137
Rank change year-on-year -14 +27 -
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.16% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.43% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 897 705 1,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 31.93% 38.27% 36.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 376 545
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £208 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £528 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.86 £25.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.56% -35.90% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.88 £14.25 £18.70
90th Percentile £42.50 £52.17 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £19.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.94% -46.53% +100.00%

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Xamarin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in Edinburgh

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xamarin in Edinburgh

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xamarin in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xamarin in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
6 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (25.00%) React Native
6 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Android
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) Mathematics

Xamarin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) React Native
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (12.50%) Core Data
4 1 (12.50%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
4 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) Game Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator
2 1 (12.50%) Kony