Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 January 2019 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 594 575 523
Rank change year-on-year -19 -52 +34
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 20 60 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.045% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 52 40
London median daily rate £500 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £395 £363 £300
90th Percentile £525 £488 £479
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £60.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £41.25

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 17,712 18,631 17,775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.77% 40.34% 43.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,914 12,718 11,801
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £283 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 298 302 291
London median hourly rate £19.68 £20.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.84% +6.58% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.81 £11.78
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.83 £55.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.11% -0.11% -2.78%

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in London

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xamarin in London

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xamarin in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xamarin in London

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -10 9 £500 +11.11% 6
Xamarin
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 16 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (70.00%) Android
3 13 (65.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) RESTful
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (35.00%) Google
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) DevOps
6 7 (35.00%) Mobile Development
6 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (35.00%) Google Play
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) Apple
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (20.00%) CSS
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (20.00%) Android Development

Xamarin
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (35.00%) Google Play
3 3 (15.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (15.00%) PaaS
4 1 (5.00%) GitHub
4 1 (5.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Power BI
3 3 (15.00%) Redis
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (10.00%) NUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
4 1 (5.00%) MSTest
4 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) Xamarin Developer
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Azure Architect
3 3 (15.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Xamarin Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) RESTful
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (30.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (15.00%) JSON
6 3 (15.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (5.00%) Caliburn.Micro
7 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (5.00%) Kendo UI
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
7 1 (5.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (70.00%) Android
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile Development
1 7 (35.00%) Scrum
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Android Development
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (20.00%) SOLID
3 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) High Availability
4 3 (15.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (15.00%) OWASP
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) VB
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Google
2 5 (25.00%) Apple
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft