The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xamarin
Rank 84 - 80
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 4 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% - 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% - 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £250 - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year - +0.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 353 497 491
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 34.99% 34.85% 42.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 337 321
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 8
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.50 £13.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.60% -4.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £33.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Xamarin as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in Leeds

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xamarin in Leeds

Xamarin
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (25.00%) Appcelerator
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Appcelerator
1 1 (25.00%) Apple