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 3 months to 22 June 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
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 416 409
Rank change year-on-year +31 -7  
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 31 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.069% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 16
Median daily rate £450 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -1.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £356
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -

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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8559 8971 10328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.29% 41.33% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5792 6194 6826
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £603 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 115 257
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.00% -6.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.65 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 13 £450 +350.00% 4
Xamarin
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 London region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 40 (59.70%) C#
2 39 (58.21%) Apple iOS
3 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (53.73%) Mobile App
5 30 (44.78%) TDD
5 30 (44.78%) .NET
6 26 (38.81%) Android
7 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
8 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (25.37%) BDD
9 17 (25.37%) MVC
10 15 (22.39%) HTML
10 15 (22.39%) AngularJS
11 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
11 14 (20.90%) Objective-C
11 14 (20.90%) Scrum
12 13 (19.40%) CSS
12 13 (19.40%) Web Services
12 13 (19.40%) Apache Cordova
13 12 (17.91%) Mobile Development
13 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
13 12 (17.91%) Test Automation
14 11 (16.42%) jQuery
14 11 (16.42%) Finance
14 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
14 11 (16.42%) Mobile Application Development
15 9 (13.43%) Apple Swift
15 9 (13.43%) iOS 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) Documentum
1 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) CMS
2 2 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) JBoss
3 1 (1.49%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) Google Play
4 1 (1.49%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.49%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.49%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.99%) Extranet
2 2 (2.99%) Intranet
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.94%) Selenium
3 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
3 7 (10.45%) JUnit
4 5 (7.46%) Android Studio
4 5 (7.46%) Axure RP
4 5 (7.46%) Capybara
5 4 (5.97%) Subversion
5 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.99%) Appium
7 2 (2.99%) Calabash
7 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.99%) JIRA
7 2 (2.99%) Maven
7 2 (2.99%) Xcode
8 1 (1.49%) CocoaPods
8 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.49%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (92.54%) Developer
2 39 (58.21%) Xamarin Developer
3 19 (28.36%) C# Developer
4 17 (25.37%) .NET Developer
5 13 (19.40%) iOS Developer
6 12 (17.91%) Android Developer
7 10 (14.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (13.43%) Mobile Developer
9 8 (11.94%) iOS Android Developer
10 7 (10.45%) Cloud Developer
11 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
13 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 4 (5.97%) Azure Developer
13 4 (5.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 4 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
14 3 (4.48%) Agile Developer
14 3 (4.48%) Angular Developer
14 3 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
14 3 (4.48%) Senior Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) .NET
2 15 (22.39%) AngularJS
2 15 (22.39%) HTML
3 13 (19.40%) Apache Cordova
3 13 (19.40%) CSS
3 13 (19.40%) Web Services
4 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
5 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (16.42%) jQuery
6 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
7 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (11.94%) JSON
7 8 (11.94%) PhoneGap
7 8 (11.94%) React
7 8 (11.94%) REST
7 8 (11.94%) RESTful
8 7 (10.45%) React Native
9 6 (8.96%) HTML5
9 6 (8.96%) Node.js
9 6 (8.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (53.73%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.94%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (10.45%) User Experience
4 6 (8.96%) iPad
5 4 (5.97%) Fintech
6 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.99%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.49%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.49%) mHealth
8 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.49%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 39 (58.21%) Apple iOS
2 26 (38.81%) Android
3 7 (10.45%) Windows
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.49%) Unix
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) TDD
3 17 (25.37%) BDD
3 17 (25.37%) MVC
4 14 (20.90%) Scrum
5 12 (17.91%) Mobile Development
5 12 (17.91%) Test Automation
6 11 (16.42%) Mobile Application Development
7 9 (13.43%) iOS Development
8 8 (11.94%) Android Development
8 8 (11.94%) Cross-Platform Development
9 7 (10.45%) Kanban
9 7 (10.45%) Web Development
10 6 (8.96%) ATDD
10 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.96%) Front End Development
10 6 (8.96%) Prototyping
11 5 (7.46%) Mobile First
11 5 (7.46%) Software Delivery
11 5 (7.46%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) C#
2 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.90%) Objective-C
4 9 (13.43%) Apple Swift
4 9 (13.43%) Java
4 9 (13.43%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) C
6 6 (8.96%) XAML
7 5 (7.46%) C++
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HockeyApp
2 1 (1.49%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
1 8 (11.94%) Telerik
2 6 (8.96%) Apple
3 5 (7.46%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.49%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.49%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) iManage
5 1 (1.49%) Kony
5 1 (1.49%) Sencha
5 1 (1.49%) Splunk
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago