Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 15 December 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 95 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 - +94
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.23% 0.080% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 719 512 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.88% 40.73% 49.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 260 261
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £217 £196 £200
90th Percentile £550 £525 £480
Scotland median daily rate £400 £393 £350
% change year-on-year +1.91% +12.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +81.82% -32.31%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £9.55
90th Percentile £64.55 £33.75 £45.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +32.35% +17.24%

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in Glasgow

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xamarin in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development

Xamarin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development