Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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.

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

Xamarin
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 137 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +117
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.45% 0.076% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Leeds median daily rate £475 £364 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.58% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 -
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 868 969 1284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.89% 36.89% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 637 799
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 47
Leeds median hourly rate £21.56 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.81% -13.33% +9.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.20 £8.98
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.83 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Node.js
3 8 (80.00%) React
4 7 (70.00%) BDD
4 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (60.00%) PHP
5 6 (60.00%) HTML
5 6 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) Redux
6 5 (50.00%) CircleCI
6 5 (50.00%) AppVeyor
6 5 (50.00%) SDLC
6 5 (50.00%) Java
6 5 (50.00%) Pair Programming
6 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (50.00%) Android Development
6 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (50.00%) Android
6 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Core
8 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

Xamarin
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) AppVeyor
1 5 (50.00%) CircleCI
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Xamarin Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Node.js
2 8 (80.00%) React
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) Redux
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Android Development
3 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 5 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) C#