Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 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
England > London
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 594 518 568
Rank change year-on-year -76 +50 -5
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 40 66 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.087% 0.17% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.39% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 21
London median daily rate £475 £438 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.91% +17.50%
10th Percentile £363 £326 £313
90th Percentile £575 £480 £563
England median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.58% +9.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,245 16,768 17,932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.70% 42.18% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,370 11,267 12,046
London median daily rate £488 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £285 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 227 269
London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +1.60%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.08 £11.20
90th Percentile £56.25 £50.00 £46.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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 -54 8 £513 +13.89% 4
West London - 3 £448 - 2
Xamarin
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 London region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 30 (75.00%) C#
2 28 (70.00%) .NET
3 22 (55.00%) Android
3 22 (55.00%) Apple iOS
4 19 (47.50%) Mobile Development
5 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
8 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (22.50%) DevOps
9 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (22.50%) Mobile App
9 9 (22.50%) Android Development
10 8 (20.00%) TDD
10 8 (20.00%) MVC
11 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
11 7 (17.50%) Apple Swift
12 6 (15.00%) React
12 6 (15.00%) Calabash
12 6 (15.00%) HTML
12 6 (15.00%) Java
12 6 (15.00%) CSS
12 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
12 6 (15.00%) BDD
13 5 (12.50%) Xamarin.iOS
13 5 (12.50%) RESTful
13 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
13 5 (12.50%) WPF
13 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (12.50%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) NServiceBus
1 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Ethereum
2 1 (2.50%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Serverless
4 1 (2.50%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (2.50%) BrowserStack
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) VLAN
1 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.50%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.50%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.50%) HDInsight
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Power BI
3 1 (2.50%) Redis
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Calabash
2 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.00%) JIRA
4 3 (7.50%) Appium
4 3 (7.50%) Axure RP
4 3 (7.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium
4 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.50%) TestRail
5 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.00%) Xcode
6 1 (2.50%) JMeter
6 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Xamarin Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Mac Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Android Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.00%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (5.00%) iOS Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Objective-C Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) .NET
2 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
3 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (15.00%) CSS
4 6 (15.00%) HTML
4 6 (15.00%) React
5 5 (12.50%) RESTful
5 5 (12.50%) Web Services
5 5 (12.50%) WPF
5 5 (12.50%) Xamarin.iOS
5 5 (12.50%) XSLT
6 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.00%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Gherkin
7 3 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (7.50%) Sass
8 2 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Fintech
2 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (5.00%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (2.50%) Bitcoin
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Android
1 22 (55.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Mobile Development
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (22.50%) Android Development
4 9 (22.50%) DevOps
5 8 (20.00%) MVC
5 8 (20.00%) TDD
6 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
7 6 (15.00%) BDD
7 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) SOA
9 2 (5.00%) ATDD
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Microservices
9 2 (5.00%) Scrum-ban
9 2 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (17.50%) Apple Swift
3 6 (15.00%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) XAML
5 3 (7.50%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) Talend
3 2 (5.00%) Telerik
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle