Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 144 153
Rank change year-on-year +19 +9 -
Contract jobs citing Xcode 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 0.64% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Leeds median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £363 £373 £365
90th Percentile £483 £438 £416
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 632 469 650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 28.01% 17.93% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 308 461
Leeds median daily rate £420 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.20% +14.48% +3.57%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £271
90th Percentile £538 £514 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £406 £355
% change year-on-year +3.38% +14.44% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.45% +66.50%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -68.24% +185.91%

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in Leeds

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xcode in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 9 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (66.67%) Apple Swift
3 5 (55.56%) GitHub
4 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
5 3 (33.33%) Gradle
5 3 (33.33%) Android
5 3 (33.33%) Android Studio
5 3 (33.33%) Android Development
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Publishing
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Apple
7 1 (11.11%) iPhone
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful

Xcode
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 5 (55.56%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Gradle
1 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) iOS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Android Developer
2 2 (22.22%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
2 1 (11.11%) React Native
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Asynchronous Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Apple