Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 107 135
Rank change year-on-year -31 +28 -
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.10% 0.11% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.28% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £348 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.32% - -
Scotland median daily rate £363 £348 £300
% change year-on-year +4.32% +15.83% -
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 960 725 990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.75% 40.57% 33.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 412 493
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £225 £213 £251
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
Scotland median daily rate £390 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +11.43% -4.11% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.86 £19.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.54% -22.00% +58.53%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.25 £12.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.17 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +10.97%

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 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xamarin in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 1 (33.33%) React Native
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID

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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft