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 25 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.

Apple Xcode
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 394 364 375
Rank change year-on-year -30 +11  
Contract jobs citing Xcode 24 60 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 1.62% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 55 40
Median daily rate £384 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.15% +6.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £285 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year +45.61% -  

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 3838 3705 3303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.76% 17.33% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2805 2778 2370
Median daily rate £486 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.05% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £338 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +45.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.10 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.88 £104.35 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

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 25 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 25 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 0 5 £345 -18.82% 2
Xcode
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 53 (92.98%) Apple iOS
2 38 (66.67%) Apple Swift
3 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (52.63%) Mobile App
5 28 (49.12%) Test Automation
6 27 (47.37%) Apple
7 25 (43.86%) Objective-C
8 24 (42.11%) Git (software)
8 24 (42.11%) QA
8 24 (42.11%) iOS Development
9 22 (38.60%) TDD
10 20 (35.09%) HockeyApp
11 16 (28.07%) Android
12 15 (26.32%) RESTful
13 14 (24.56%) Degree
14 13 (22.81%) JIRA
14 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
14 13 (22.81%) Confluence
15 12 (21.05%) Functional Testing
16 11 (19.30%) User Experience
16 11 (19.30%) Core Data
16 11 (19.30%) BDD
16 11 (19.30%) JSON
16 11 (19.30%) XML
17 9 (15.79%) Cocoa
17 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
17 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (15.79%) Use Case
17 9 (15.79%) Appium
18 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills

Xcode
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 13 (22.81%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) GitHub
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.75%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) SSL
2 3 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
1 1 (1.75%) HBase
1 1 (1.75%) Mixpanel
1 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL
1 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.81%) JIRA
3 9 (15.79%) Appium
4 8 (14.04%) Calabash
4 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
5 6 (10.53%) Android Studio
5 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.53%) Subversion
6 5 (8.77%) Bitbucket
6 5 (8.77%) Fiddler
6 5 (8.77%) Selenium
7 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
8 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (3.51%) CocoaPods
9 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.75%) CircleCI
10 1 (1.75%) git-flow
10 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
2 2 (3.51%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Developer
2 22 (38.60%) iOS Developer
3 19 (33.33%) QA Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) UI Developer
4 4 (7.02%) UI/UX Developer
4 4 (7.02%) UX Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Android Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Developer in Test
5 3 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Mobile Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Senior iOS Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Objective-C Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Tester
7 1 (1.75%) C/C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) RESTful
2 11 (19.30%) Core Data
2 11 (19.30%) JSON
2 11 (19.30%) XML
3 9 (15.79%) Cocoa
4 7 (12.28%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (12.28%) Core Animation
4 7 (12.28%) iOS SDK
5 6 (10.53%) .NET
6 5 (8.77%) HTML
6 5 (8.77%) REST
7 4 (7.02%) CSS
7 4 (7.02%) HTML5
7 4 (7.02%) SOAP
7 4 (7.02%) Web Services
8 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.26%) Gherkin
8 3 (5.26%) jQuery
8 3 (5.26%) Velocity
8 3 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (52.63%) Mobile App
2 11 (19.30%) User Experience
3 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.28%) Animation
4 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.77%) Blackberry
5 5 (8.77%) PKI
6 4 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (5.26%) Fintech
7 3 (5.26%) iPad
7 3 (5.26%) iPhone
8 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.75%) Apple TV
8 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.75%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 53 (92.98%) Apple iOS
2 16 (28.07%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (49.12%) Test Automation
3 24 (42.11%) iOS Development
4 22 (38.60%) TDD
5 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
6 12 (21.05%) Functional Testing
7 11 (19.30%) BDD
8 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 9 (15.79%) Use Case
9 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
10 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (12.28%) Manual Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Push Notifications
10 7 (12.28%) Regression Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Scrum
11 6 (10.53%) Defect Management
11 6 (10.53%) Mobile Development
12 5 (8.77%) Kanban
12 5 (8.77%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 25 (43.86%) Objective-C
3 8 (14.04%) Java
4 7 (12.28%) Ruby
5 4 (7.02%) C#
6 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.51%) C
7 2 (3.51%) C++
7 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.51%) SQL
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (35.09%) HockeyApp
2 1 (1.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Apple
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Splunk
2 2 (3.51%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.75%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.75%) Coremetrics
3 1 (1.75%) Google
3 1 (1.75%) Kony
3 1 (1.75%) Sencha
3 1 (1.75%) Tealium
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