Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 24 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.

Apple Xcode
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 120 134
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14 -12
Contract jobs citing Xcode 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.034% 0.14% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.82% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Edinburgh median daily rate - £475 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +40.74% -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £425 £344
% change year-on-year -11.76% +23.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 455 366 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.44% 17.34% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 209 217
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
10th Percentile £273 £262 £263
90th Percentile £551 £491 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £46.13 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.93% +14.23% -4.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £42.45 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year -1.29% +6.49% +6.26%

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in Edinburgh

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xcode in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) CocoaPods

Xcode
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) CocoaPods
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C