The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Xcode skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Xcode
England / London
Rank 369 370 349
Rank change year-on-year +1 -21  
Contract jobs citing Xcode 33 49 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 1.42% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 50
Median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £342 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +20.71% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

Xcode is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3515 3459 3023
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.30% 15.73% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2576 2525 2143
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £39.70 £20.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Xcode as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in London

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xcode in London

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xcode in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xcode in London

Xcode
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xcode in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Xcode in London

Xcode
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 Xcode within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 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 11 £400 -17.94% 6
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 London region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 64 (95.52%) Apple iOS
2 36 (53.73%) Apple Swift
3 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (49.25%) iOS Development
4 31 (46.27%) Objective-C
5 30 (44.78%) Android
6 28 (41.79%) Mobile App
7 25 (37.31%) QA
8 23 (34.33%) TDD
9 22 (32.84%) Git (software)
10 19 (28.36%) BDD
11 17 (25.37%) Apple
12 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
12 15 (22.39%) Unit Testing
12 15 (22.39%) HockeyApp
13 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
14 13 (19.40%) Android Studio
14 13 (19.40%) Mobile Development
14 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
15 12 (17.91%) RESTful
15 12 (17.91%) iPhone
15 12 (17.91%) JSON
15 12 (17.91%) JIRA
15 12 (17.91%) HTML
15 12 (17.91%) XML
15 12 (17.91%) REST
15 12 (17.91%) Core Data
16 11 (16.42%) iOS SDK
16 11 (16.42%) Calabash
16 11 (16.42%) JavaScript

Xcode
Top Related 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 11 (16.42%) Confluence
2 3 (4.48%) Mule
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.49%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) SMS
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) MySQL
2 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.49%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) HBase
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
3 13 (19.40%) Android Studio
4 12 (17.91%) JIRA
5 11 (16.42%) Calabash
6 9 (13.43%) Appium
6 9 (13.43%) Cucumber
7 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
8 6 (8.96%) Selenium
9 5 (7.46%) CocoaPods
9 5 (7.46%) Gradle
10 4 (5.97%) TeamCity
10 4 (5.97%) Travis CI
11 3 (4.48%) Fiddler
11 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
11 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
13 1 (1.49%) git-flow
13 1 (1.49%) GitLab
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Games
4 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (50.75%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) iOS Developer
3 16 (23.88%) QA Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Senior iOS Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Android Developer
7 4 (5.97%) iOS Android Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Lead iOS Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Mobile Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Tester
9 2 (2.99%) C++ Programmer
9 2 (2.99%) Games Programmer
9 2 (2.99%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) Core Data
1 12 (17.91%) HTML
1 12 (17.91%) JSON
1 12 (17.91%) REST
1 12 (17.91%) RESTful
1 12 (17.91%) XML
2 11 (16.42%) Cocoa
2 11 (16.42%) HTML5
2 11 (16.42%) iOS SDK
3 10 (14.93%) .NET
4 6 (8.96%) Cocoa Touch
4 6 (8.96%) CSS
5 5 (7.46%) Core Animation
5 5 (7.46%) OpenGL
6 4 (5.97%) Android SDK
6 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.97%) JNI
6 4 (5.97%) jQuery
6 4 (5.97%) SOAP
6 4 (5.97%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) Mobile App
2 12 (17.91%) iPhone
3 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.45%) iPad
4 7 (10.45%) User Experience
5 5 (7.46%) Animation
6 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.97%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.48%) Fintech
8 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.99%) NHS
9 1 (1.49%) HTC Vive
9 1 (1.49%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (1.49%) Social Network
9 1 (1.49%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 64 (95.52%) Apple iOS
2 30 (44.78%) Android
3 4 (5.97%) Unix
4 3 (4.48%) Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (49.25%) iOS Development
2 23 (34.33%) TDD
3 19 (28.36%) BDD
4 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
4 15 (22.39%) Unit Testing
5 13 (19.40%) Mobile Development
5 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
6 10 (14.93%) Android Development
6 10 (14.93%) Scrum
7 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.45%) Functional Testing
8 7 (10.45%) Regression Testing
8 7 (10.45%) Use Case
9 5 (7.46%) Automation Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Defect Management
9 5 (7.46%) Manual Testing
9 5 (7.46%) MVC
10 4 (5.97%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) Apple Swift
2 31 (46.27%) Objective-C
3 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.93%) Java
5 9 (13.43%) C#
5 9 (13.43%) C++
6 6 (8.96%) C
7 5 (7.46%) Python
7 5 (7.46%) Ruby
8 4 (5.97%) SQL
9 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.49%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) ISEB
2 2 (2.99%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (37.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (22.39%) HockeyApp
2 1 (1.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Apple
2 4 (5.97%) Splunk
3 3 (4.48%) Tealium
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.49%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) Kony
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) Sencha
5 1 (1.49%) Xamarin
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